Reconnect with your SOM classmates and fellow alumni at the annual reunion. Activities include campus functions with leadership, a family friendly event, class dinners and the alumni awards banquet.
The White Coat Ceremony is a rite of passage for entering medical students as they are welcomed into the medical community. The ceremony emphasizes the importance of humanism, compassion, and honor as integral parts of a medical career. In addition to receiving their coats, the students also receive a gift certificate for their first stethoscope.
How can you help? $200 sponsors an incoming medical student with a White Coat and Stethoscope gift certificate.
Every spring graduating students gather to share in the excitement of learning where they will complete their Medical Residency. The Alumni Association sponsors a parting gift for graduates.
The Alumni Association allocates $2,000 per school year to help sponsor students to further their education through conferences, research, and professional development opportunities. Once a travel grant is awarded the student is asked to share their experience with the Alumni Office and their peers.
How can you help? $500 assists with student travel grants.
The Student Nook is a fun, friendly, and healthy environment for medical students between classes. Located in the Advancement and Alumni Relations Office, the Student Nook features Keurig Coffee, fresh fruit, and a variety of healthy snacks.
How can you help? $50 contributes to the Student Nook.
Residents are invited to apply for 90-day interest free loans. These loans assist them with unexpected expenses. Residents apply for Emergency Loans up to $500 in the office of Advancement and Alumni Relations.
How can you help? $1000 assists with scholarships.