The highlight of Family Weekend is the Ceremony of Commitment to Medicine, which marks a student's transition from classroom to clinical study. The white coat ceremony is sponsored by the Brown Medical Alumni Association.
Saturday, October 20, 2018
4– 5:30 PM
The Twentieth Annual Ceremony of Commitment to Medicine:
In this celebratory event, each first-year medical student will be presented with a white coat provided by the Brown Medical Alumni Association symbolizing their commitment to the world of medicine. Join families, faculty, and administration of the Medical School for this very special presentation. The doors to the church will open at 3:30 p.m. for families and friends.
First Unitarian Church, One Benevolent Street
**PLEASE NOTE** Requests for handicap accommodations must be made via email to AlpertMedical_Events@Brown.edu by October 10th.
5:30 – 7:00 PM
Medical Community Reception
Congratulate the MD Class of 2022 and celebrate Family Weekend with the Medical School community. Round-trip shuttle transportation will be available between the First Unitarian Church and 222 Richmond Street until 7:00 PM.
Warren Alpert Medical School, 1st Floor Atrium, 222 Richmond Street
Kindly RSVP for the ceremony by contacting Caitlin Krouse at AlpertMedical_Events@Brown.edu or (401) 863-6030. Please indicate your student's name and the number of guests.
Parking will be difficult near the church. Be certain to allow yourself enough time to find parking. Shuttle transportation will be available between the First Unitarian Church and 222 Richmond Street.
Questions? Please don’t hesitate to contact us at (401) 863-6030 or AlpertMedical_Events@Brown.edu.