Skip to main content
Skip to navigation

One Health/One Medicine

The convergence of animal and human health

At the University of Missouri, preeminent scientists, physicians and clinicians pool their knowledge to accelerate discoveries that prevent illness, heal the sick and serve humanity. MU is internationally recognized with a combination of health-related assets no other university can match – all within walking distance:

  • Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Business, Law and Health Professions
  • Colleges of Veterinary Medicine; Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources; Engineering; and Human Environmental Sciences
  • MU Health Care, which includes numerous hospitals, clinics and more than 6,000 health care professionals
  • Bond Life Sciences Center, an interdisciplinary center of scientific excellence and research
  • Clinical Research Center for conducting clinical trials
  • MU Research Reactor, which provides unprecedented radiopharmaceutical and nanomedicine capabilities

MU leads in comparative oncology and orthopaedics, genomics, immune disorders and neurodevelopmental disease research. It houses renowned centers such as the Tiger Institute for Health Innovation, the Center for Health Ethics and the MU Interdisciplinary Center on Aging.