School of Medicine Hippocratic Oath and Diploma Ceremony

May 11, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Hooding of Medical Student at Hippocratic Oath Ceremony

Student is hooded by Dr. Carolyn Haynes at the 2017 Hippocratic Oath Ceremony

The Hippocratic Oath Ceremony is a wonderful tradition in the life of Duke medical students, n addition to declaring their public affirmation of the values of medicine, students have the opportunity to celebrate this moment with family, friends, and those individuals among the faculty who have provided special guidance and mentoring.

The procession will assemble up under the South portico on the Page Auditorium side of the Chapel beginning at 6:45 p.m. Friday evening May 11, 2018. The procession will begin at 7:00 p.m.