From 2018-2021 Strategic Plan: New Mission, Vision, Goals
The Duke Institute for Brain Sciences has announced the DIBS Strategic Plan 2018-2021, "Blueprint for Advancing Brain Sciences at Duke." It includes new Mission and Vision statements, plus four strategic goals. The plan was adopted recently by the DIBS Faculty Governance Committee after a lengthy and inclusive planning process. DIBS also has a new slogan: Connecting minds, Advancing neuroscience, Improving lives
The mission of DIBS is to promote interdisciplinary brain science and translate discoveries into solutions for health and society.
Our vision is a scientific and scholarly community that makes neuroscience greater than the sum of its parts by integrating schools, disciplines, and levels of analysis and education to accelerate breakthroughs and benefit society.
- Build bridges that foster engagement, increase diversity, and promote interdisciplinary learning and collaboration in the brain sciences at Duke.
- Promote exceptional interdisciplinary neuroscience education for all levels of learning and analysis.
- Catalyze interdisciplinary neuroscience research to transform our understanding of brain function and to use neuroscience to benefit society.
- Partner with a wide range of community stakeholders to increase the impact of interdisciplinary brain science.
To read the complete Strategic Plan, please click HERE.