Monday, September 14, 2020

The UMSOD White Coat Ceremony represents the opportunity for students to articulate their commitment to their chosen profession of dentistry or dental hygiene. The ceremony formally symbolizes the transition to clinical patient care. Doctor of Dental Surgery and Dental Hygiene students participate in the White Coat Ceremony by taking the oath prior to their transition to clinic.‌ ‌

Some information about upcoming White Coat Ceremonies: 

Dental students at the white coat ceremony

Honoring the Doctor of Dental Surgery, Class of 2022 and Dental Hygiene, Class of 2021 ‌
Schedule of Events

Additional information about the DDS Class of 2022 and DHYG Class of 2021 White Coat Ceremony will be announced soon. During this event, UMSOD students will be welcomed to the profession as colleagues in training in the clinics. The ceremony will include remarks from alumni and guest speakers. Members of the faculty will present students with their white coat.

The UMSOD welcomes family and friends to share in this important event with their student. Each student will be given a limited number of tickets to the ceremony and we ask that all faculty, students, and other guests who plan to attend complete the online registration form. The registration form will open in summer 2020.