To be a centre of excellence for paediatrics and child health training, undertake quality research, determine standards of care provided to all children, be part of the technical leadership in all issues related to paediatrics and child health in Kenya and internationally.
To develop high quality undergraduate, general post graduate and sub-specialty training programs which will offer degree and fellowships in the field of paediatrics and child health using modern information technology and human resource development innovations to cope with present and future market needs for Kenya and the East and Central African region.
Provide high quality training in paediatrics and child health Espouse and impart the virtues of professional ethics and moral standards in training, research and practice. Promote evidence based health care provision. Provide leadership in setting the national and international health agenda. Promote creative, innovative and inventive research for the benefit of mankind. Nurture responsible professionalism through a culture of mentorship.