- Location: Light Hall • 2215 Garland Avenue • Nashville, TN 37232
- Room: 208
- Contact: Faith Bishop
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Phone: 6153437251
- Website: https://medschool.vanderbilt.edu/bret/
- Audience: Free and Open to the Public
The annual Simple Beginnings Ph.D. Lab Coat Ceremony commemorates the advent of the new class of doctoral students at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Doctoral students, who are beginning training programs within the School of Medicine and the School of Nursing, receive a lab coat and well wishes as they begin their studies.
The ceremony and following reception is made possible by the generous support from individual alumni, faculty, and other supporters' donations.
This year's ceremony and reception will be held on Friday, September 1, 2017.
Guests are invited to a special pre-ceremony at 1:30pm in Light Hall 208.
The official Simple Beginnings ceremony begins at 4:00pm in Light Hall 208. A reception will following in Langford Auditorium.