About Miller

The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, an academic medical center founded in 1952, is proud to serve South Florida, South America and the Caribbean in education, research, patient care and community service.

The founders of the Miller School of Medicine were true visionaries. They anticipated the tremendous need for excellent medical care within our community and set into motion a plan for the facility that now has more than 1 million patient encounters annually.

Mission Statement

Our Vision

Our vision is to develop the highest quality medical care, research and education in meaningful, sustainable ways while being culturally sensitive to our community’s needs

Our Mission

The Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine and the University of Miami Health System strive to be the leading academic medical center in Florida by:

  • delivering high-caliber, compassionate health care.
  • leading life-changing discoveries and advancing patient care through innovative research.
  • educating the next generation of medical leaders.
  • promoting the health of our community.