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2017 Welcome Ceremonies

IDP Welcome Ceremony & Luncheon

Friday, May 26, 2017

12:30pm - 2:30pm

Hyatt in Buffalo

Two Fountain Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14202

  • The IDP Welcoming Ceremony is a wonderful and meaningful tradition in which the School of Dental Medicine welcomes new IDP students as colleagues dedicated to patient care. During this event, faculty and third year students present entering students with a white coat, the symbol of clinical service and care. The students take, in unison, a pledge of professionalism. Family and friends of the entering class are invited to join us for this special occasion. A reception follows the ceremony.

DDS White Coat Ceremony & Luncheon

Friday, August 11, 2017

  • The White Coat Ceremony is a wonderful and meaningful tradition in which the School of Dental Medicine welcomes new IDP students as colleagues dedicated to patient care. 
  • During this event, faculty present entering students with a white coat, the symbol of clinical service and care. The students take, in unison, a pledge of professionalism. Family and friends of the entering class are invited to join us for this special occasion. A reception follows the ceremony. 

White Coat Ceremony

10:30am – 11:45am 

Lippes Concert Hall, Slee Hall,

University at Buffalo, North Campus, Buffalo, NY 14260

 1st Year Family Luncheon

 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Buffalo Marriott

1340 Millersport Highway, Amherst, NY 14221

 The School of Dental Medicine gratefully acknowledges the generous contributions of Procter & Gamble and the Alan Gross Fund in sponsoring the white coat ceremony.