Lincoln Memorial University

Mission and Goals

The mission of the Lincoln Memorial University Doctor of Medical Science degree is to equip post-professional clinicians with evidence-based, advanced clinical and educational skills to meet the needs of primary care, to develop leaders in the medical profession, and to promote scholarship, mentorship and discipline-specific expertise.


The DMS program seeks to achieve this mission by focusing on the following goals

  1. Attracting high-quality medical specialist who are experts in their field.
  2. Promoting the highest standard of professionalism and moral values.
  3. Modeling leadership and mentorship among the students.
  4. Employing the most up-to-date technology for teaching.
  5. Advancing the student clinician’s critical thinking skills and medical knowledge.
  6. Leveraging the student’s current clinical practice and collaboration with the supervising physician.




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6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752