May 12, 2019: Convocation for the MD Class of 2019
May 12th, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
The location is to be announced. The convocation ceremony for the John A. Burns School of Medicine (JABSOM) at the University of Hawai’i is all about letting the new MDs celebrate with their families. It is characterized by meaningful tributes by the new MDs to those who inspired and sustained them during their long educational journey. The graduating MDs publicly present that “special person” in their lives a maile lei on stage. Convocation also includes numerous awards which provide financial gifts to graduating students who have shown special excellence during their training. Admittance is by ticket. Each new graduate has a certain number of guests they may invite.