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Do's and Don'ts for the White Coat Ceremony

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Orientation week at IU School of Medicine culminates with the White Coat Ceremony, where members of the new class of MD students receive the iconic short white coat and officially matriculate to become part of the IU School of Medicine community.

To make sure the ceremony goes off without a hitch, the IU School of Medicine student-led orientation committee put together a helpful video, Starring Emily Walvoord, associate dean for student affairs.


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