Our Mission

We are a mission-driven non-profit organization dedicated to delivering the best health care education through collaborative development and research into innovative, high-impact virtual teaching and learning methods.

Our Vision

An affordable, outcome-based, wellness-focused health professions education without walls.


Our Goals

Aquifer helps students develop the ability to:

  • Demonstrate the knowledge and clinical reasoning skills needed to:
    • Diagnose and manage patient problems.
    • Provide effective health maintenance and anticipatory guidance outlined in the respective national core curricula.
  • Identify important elements of the patient history, physical examination, and tests, and use these to create focused differential diagnoses for patient problems.
  • Apply the principles of evidence-based medicine and high-value cost-conscious care.

By completing Aquifer courses, students learn:

  • To demonstrate respect and communicate effectively with patients, families, and medical professionals.
  • About working effectively as a member of an inter-professional team.
  • Self-directed learning and self-assessment skills to further their foundational knowledge and clinical reasoning skills development.