Funds raised by 35 medical students representing all four class years will be used to support multiple BUSM Pediatric programs.
The discussion will center on the existing and expected health impacts of climate change, and the current and developing plans by the city of Boston and BU to address these impacts.
BUSM confers 25 Master of Science degrees upon its third class of PA graduates.
The white coat ceremony is a symbolic rite of passage for medical students.
BUSM welcomes Michael S. Wilkes, MD, PhD, and James Lau, MD, MHPE, FACS, to discuss “The Future of Medical Education.”
Surrounded by family, faculty and friends, they became the fifth PA student class to don their white coats at BUSM.
Wearing their white coats, students gathered with fellow demonstrators at City Hall Plaza carrying signs that read, “Protect the Children,” “Immigrants Make America Great,” and “Separating Families is Bad for Health.”
A case study will illustrate how changes are happening amid an industry that is being digitized and focused on the consumer.
Commencement speaker Robert Witzburg, MD, told graduates, “We advance science with integrity and care for our patients with dignity, compassion and respect … simply because it is the right thing to do.” See more!
The master’s degree candidates were commended for their service and encouraged to take care of themselves.