Academic Convocation and Awards Day

Academic Convocation and Awards Day was held on Friday, November 10, 2017, in the UK Chandler Hospital Pavilion H Auditorium. Academic Convocation is an annual presentation of awards to students and faculty for outstanding achievement in academics, service, research and teaching during the previous year. The Edwin Munich Memorial Lecture presented by Robert S. DiPaola, MD, dean of the College of Medicine, was titled “The Future of Successful Medicine.”

Goals of the program include recognizing student excellence in scholastic achievement and commitment to service; recognizing individuals who exemplify dedication to teaching; and providing inspiration to the student and faculty through lectures from leaders in medical education.

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