SDM College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Dharwad, conducted the White Coat Ceremony on 22nd August 2016 in the College Auditorium
The ceremony is a tradition of the college where the doctor’s white coat is ceremoniously presented to the new third year BDS students who begin the clinical years of the training. The students embark on treating the patients during this period of the BDS course.
Dr. Ramesh Nadiger, Dean (Support Services) and acting Principal welcomed the dignitaries, students and parents. In his address to the students, he emphasized professionalism and a disciplined approach towards patient care services at the college hospital. Dr. Vyas Uchila, a prominent radiologist, was the Chief Guest for the function and he stressed the need for dedication and commitment, administered the oath to the students and also congratulated them. Dr. Balram Naik (Dean, Administration), Dr.K.V.V. Prasad (Dean, Academics), Shri Jinendra Prasad, Secretary, SDME Society and Shri Jeevandhar Kumar, Deputy Secretary, SDME Society, Dharwad, graced the occasion.