Meet the Center for Human and Organizational Potential

The Center for Human and Organizational Potential, or cHOP,  provides faculty, staff and learners with the tools to achieve professional growth and satisfaction. With a commitment to optimizing wellness, work preparedness, professional growth, retraining, and faculty development and promotion, cHOP consultants will partner with you and your office to identify barriers to success and offer short- and long-term solutions. cHOP will work in a proactive and forward-thinking manner to improve the lives and work of the SIU Medicine family in a caring, diverse and state-of-the-art work environment. The center is built on three pillars: professional development, leadership and excellence, and wellness. 

Our mission is to invest in our people and community through personal and professional growth to achieve improvement in our lives and health consonant with SIU School of Medicine's mission.

Our vision is to become a globally recognized academic model of improving well-being and professional satisfaction.