The NOSM University is a unique institution defined by a commitment to social accountability. The University pursues a culture of inclusiveness and responsiveness within the medical communities, the Northern Communities, the rural communities, and the Indigenous and Francophone communities it serves throughout the region. Evidence of this mandate can be found in the University’s curriculum, administrative structure, research program, student demographics, and continuing education.
NOSM University is committed to corporate, social, and academic accountability, and this is reflected in the University’s organizational structure. The University is registered as a not-for-profit corporation and maintains an independent budget, administration, a Board of Governors and a Senate.
The Executive Group is the most senior administrative body for operational matters at NOSM University. The Executive Group is responsible for ensuring that all operational, financial, and academic administrative aspects of NOSM University function successfully.