UH White Coat Ceremony recognizes future physicians

HONOLULU (KHON) — The University of Hawaii John A. Burnes School of Medicine honored 77 new physicians during a White Coat Ceremony on Friday, July 22.

The JABSOM class of 2026 celebrated in the auditorium of Kaimuki High School.

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The significance of the White Coat Ceremony marks the start of the journey to becoming a physician. It is said that the white coat symbolizes the students commitment to an education in medicine.