ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES
The University of Health and Allied Sciences was established by an Act of Parliament (ACT 828 of December 2011) as a public university in Ghana. The main campus including the central administration is in Ho. A second campus is to be located in Hohoe. The University of Health and Allied Sciences (UHAS) is a publicly-funded institution with the following vision and mission: Vision A pre-eminent research and practically oriented health educational institution dedicated to community service. Mission To provide quality educational opportunities to students and healthcare professionals, advance knowledge through scholarship and research and provide patient care and services that improve health and quality of life. In setting up this institution, it is the intent to provide an avenue to train different health professionals needed to attend to the health needs of the citizens. Strategic Goals UHAS will fulfil its mission by achieving the following strategic goals: Institute curricula and pedagogy that are practical and relevant to our national health needs and aspirations; Provide solutions to community and environmental health problems through research and outreach programmes; Foster professional and personal competence, growth and success of staff and students; Promote partnerships with health institutions, nationally and internationally, in the public as well as in the private sector, to improve community health. Aims of the University The aims of the University are: To provide higher education in the Health Sciences through teaching and research for persons suitably qualified and capable of benefitting from such education; To disseminate knowledge and the results of research and their applications to the needs and aspirations of the people of Ghana; To provide clinical and other skills services to contribute positively to improving the health status and overall quality of life, and foster partnerships with outside persons and bodies.
UNIVERSITY OF HEALTH AND ALLIED SCIENCES LOCATION
pmb 31, ho, volta region- ghana Ho Volta