Five Vincentians (Angelique Fitzpatrick, Lanique Pompey, Naji Moussa, Osherna John and Zelika Stewart) are among twenty-three Medical students who will receive their White Coats when the St Vincent Campus of the All Saints University, College of Medicine, holds another White Coat Ceremony tomorrow, December 8, 2018.
The Graduation will be held at the Arnos Vale Campus, beginning at 4pm.
The donning of the White Coat by Medical students represents the transition of fourth (4th) semester students from the Basic Sciences to the Clinical phase of the MD (Doctor of Medicine) programme.
The ceremony will hear addresses from: Dr. Wisam Al-Hafidh, Dean of Basic Sciences, All Saints University, College of Medicine, St. Vincent Campus; Saboto Caesar, Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries and Rural Transformation; Cecil Mc Kie, Minister of Tourism, Sports and Culture, and Parliamentary Representative for West St. George; Luke Browne, Minister of Health, Wellness and the Environment; and Mr. Naji Moussa, a representative of the Graduating Class.
The three top students will each receive Scholarship Awards, and there will also be the naming of students to the Dean’s List.
All Saints University, College of Medicine, commenced operations here in St Vincent and the Grenadines in September 2011 at Belair, with an additional Campus established at Arnos Vale in 2016.