White Coat Ceremony
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The White Coat Ceremony is designed to introduce new medical students to the characteristics of the complete doctor and to provide a contract for professionalism and empathy in medicine. Each student will receive a white coat signifying their transition into the medical profession. All students in the incoming MD class are expected to participate in this ceremony. The White Coat Ceremony for the MD Class of 2021 will be Friday, September 1, 2017 at 2:30 PM at the Armature Works Building near downtown Tampa.