“You might be wondering what someone in a dark coat is doing in a white coat ceremony.” These were the introductory words of the President & CEO of Universitas, Atty. Oliver Tuazon, in his speech in the recently-concluded White Coat Ceremony of Cebu Doctors’ University Hospital (CDUH) in Cebu City last January 17, 2018.
A White Coat Ceremony is a landmark event in the life of a newly-minted medical doctor, where he formally receives his long white coat and stethoscope before he starts his residency training. This concept was explained by Dr. Enrico B. Gruet, the Director of Continuing Medical Education at CDUH, after Dr. Jose Antonio Quiteves, the Assistant Medical Director of the teaching hospital, delivered the welcome remarks. […] Read more