The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
(HUP) was established in 1874 as the nation's
first teaching hospital. As one of the premier
academic medical centers in the U.S., our team
of professionals provide excellent care and service
to patients and communities in a holistic, compassionate
and respectful environment.
We value our
commitment to advancing knowledge and career
through our dedication to clinical excellence,
education and research. As a leading level
one trauma center in an academic environment,
we value our commitment to advancing knowledge
To learn more, read about the UPHS mission and vision.