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White Coat Ceremony

Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Location: Hyatt Regency, 601 Loyola Ave, NOLA 70113
Reception to follow


What is the White Coat Ceremony?
Tulane medical students' careers begin with the White Coat Ceremony, which defines the commitment and dedication they have made to their patients and themselves as they enter medical school. At the White Coat Ceremony, students will receive a white coat, compliments of the Tulane Medical School Bookstore.

Do you need tickets to the White Coat Ceremony?
Tickets are not needed; however, we ask that you please RSVP. 

What should I wear to the White Coat Ceremony?
Please be advised that the White Coat Ceremony is a formal occasion. Students should dress professionally for the occasion. Women should wear dresses or suits; men should wear dress slacks with shirt and tie.

Contact Information
For questions about the White Coat Ceremony and Reception, contact Roberta Cartaginese via e-mail at or by phone at (504) 988-0849 or (504) 988-5331.