Our Vision

To support excellence in healthcare globally by promoting the development of an outstanding health professional education community 

Our Mission 

To encourage and inspire excellence in education in the health professions across the continuum of undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing professional development. 
Enabling and promoting collaboration with, and between, a diverse and inclusive global community of health professionals, educators, and other stakeholders to foster scholarship and best practice.



 To be the foremost global community of health education stakeholders

We are an established and growing community of international health professions educators, practitioners, institutions, organisations and students, all dedicated to development and excellence in all disciplines of health professions education.


To set the standard in professional development while being responsive to the changing world of health professions education

We are an industry leader, a global leader and our work can make a difference. Setting the bar at the highest standard in everything we do ensures the best experience for everyone, from the healthcare professional, the educator, the student, and ultimately the patients they deal with.


To promote scholarship in healthcare education to support better healthcare delivery

The development of healthcare professions education is for everyone. We cross international borders to bring together leading minds for global benefit, recognizing and highlighting the groundbreaking work of health professions scholars worldwide.


To be a leader in driving innovation in healthcare education development worldwide

Inspire and be inspired! Everyone has a part to play in making medical education the best it can be. Our members and community lead the way, inspiring change, growth and development around the world, while challenging each other to go even further.