students celebrating

EVMS celebrated commencement on May 20 as nearly 400 students joined the ranks of EVMS alumni and enter into careers in health professions and medicine.

This year’s commencement speaker is Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS. She is the Editor in Chief of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and the JAMA Network. She is the Lee Goldman, MD Endowed Professor of Medicine and Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF).

“Dr. Bibbins-Domingo is s a trailblazing physician, scientist, and scholar who has built on her stellar professional background to become a leading figure in medicine and an influential advocate for the health of vulnerable populations,” says Dr. Alfred Abuhamad, President, Provost and Dean of the School of Medicine. “We are very fortunate to have her join us for this year’s commencement.”

The commencement ceremony was held at 10 a.m. at Norfolk Scope Arena.

Events and images:

Commencement ceremony images to come.

The EVMS Master of Public Health program held its annual Celebration of Excellence event May 12 to celebrate academic milestones and accomplishments.

13 EVMS graduates took part in the annual military commissioning ceremony. See videos and photos from the event.

The newest members of the EVMS Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society were recently inducted on Thursday, May 18. See a full list of inductees

The Master of Surgical Assisting program held their White Coat Ceremony on Friday, May 19. See videos and photos of the event.

The Master of Pathologists' Assistant program held their White Coat Ceremony on Friday, May 19. See photos from the event. 

The Master of Physician Assistant program held their White Coat Ceremony on Friday, May 19. See photos and video from the event.