De La Salle Health Sciences Institute
De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute (DLSMHSI) is a full-complement medical and health allied institution that provides holistic, excellent, and premium medicine and health professions education, health care, and research services in a nurturing God-centered environment as it pursues its commitment of Nurturing life.
The Institute has three major services: medical and health sciences education, health care through De La Salle University Medical Center, and the De La Salle Angelo King Medical Research Center.Its medical school provides the biggest scholarship program for students of medicine in the Philippines, providing not only free tuition but also housing, books, and food allowance to qualified students. DLSUMC is the biggest tertiary hospital in the region which provides the most advanced services and facilities for health care. It is also committed to making quality health care accessible to the poor. Its Charity Outpatient Department and Charity Ward provide free medical services to thousands of poor patients every year. The DLS AKMRC — which is capable of conducting clinical trials for FDA registration of food, drugs, and devices — performs the most number of clinical trials each year among private medical research institutions in the Philippines. It is the first in the country to have been chosen by the US NIH to be a clinical research site for a global study.
- We envision De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute as a world class,God-centered health institution committed to achieving thehighest quality of life and equity in health for our people.
- De La Salle Medical and Health Sciences Institute shall be a leading institution of excellence in health professions education, health care, and research.We shall nurture life-long learning, competent teaching,compassionate holistic healing, and scientific inquiry. We shall produce God-loving, person-oriented, and patriotichealth professionals in the spirit of St. John Baptist de La Salle.Through visionary leadership, careful stewardship, andsynergy with global and local partners we shall continuously catalyze the spiritual, social, and economictransformation of our communities and country.
- Spirit of Faith ,Zeal for Service,Communion in Mission, Reverence for Life