Our Mission
Elevating Medical Education in Idaho


At the Hindson Foundation, our unwavering mission is to honor the legacy of Dr. David A. Hindson, MD, by catalyzing advancements in medical education within the state of Idaho. We are steadfast in our commitment to achieving this mission, channeling our efforts primarily through the support of the University of Washington’s Boise Internal Medicine and Psychiatry Residency, Addiction Medicine Fellowship, and the Hindson Winter Conference.


A Collaborative Approach

We understand that meaningful change requires collaboration and synergy. In pursuit of our mission, the Hindson Foundation forges impactful partnerships with a diverse array of organizations, including:

  • The State of Idaho
  • The Boise VA Hospital
  • St. Luke’s Idaho Health System
  • Saint Alphonsus Health System
  • The University of Washington

Leveraging Resources for a Brighter Future

Collectively, we pool our resources and expertise to bolster the healthcare landscape in Idaho. Our collaborative efforts focus on increasing the pool of medical professionals in the state and broadening the spectrum of educational opportunities available to them.


Pioneering Change

Through strategic partnerships, innovative programs, and unwavering dedication, the Hindson Foundation strives to leave a lasting impact on medical education in Idaho. Our mission is not just a statement; it’s a commitment to nurturing a brighter future for healthcare in the Gem State. We are building a stronger, more resilient healthcare community that benefits every Idahoan.