As graduates, faculty and families took their seats for the 2022 commencement, Dr. Paul Klotman, president, CEO and executive dean of Baylor College of Medicine, told the students to stand back up, turn around, face their families and give them a roaring round of applause.
Baylor College of Medicine’s 2019 Commencement was held Tuesday, May 28, at Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts in downtown Houston, marking the graduation of 158 students from the School of Medicine and 103 from the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. The graduating students were urged to carry with them as they continue…
The 2016 Baylor College of Medicine graduating class, including 183 receiving medical degrees and 84 receiving doctorates, were advised to “be mindful,” challenged to continue community involvement and cheered by hundreds of family members and friends gathered in Jones Hall in downtown Houston for Commencement on May 31.
Commencement is always special for Baylor College of Medicine students, as they prepare to enter the next phase of their training and careers. But for two students, graduation from medical school also marked the next step in their military careers.
Dr. Jeffrey Sachs, one of the world’s leading experts on economic development and the fight against poverty, told Baylor College of Medicine’s 2014 graduates to “become doctors of the planet” in addition to being medical doctors and scientists.