College of Dentistry Class of 2006 member Ashley Carnahan
received her white coat from Leon A. Assael, D.M.D.,
dean of the College.
27, 2002 (Lexington, Ky.) -- It
was the beginning of a new chapter for the 53 members
of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry's
Class of 2006 as they recently embarked on their dental
education at the College's White Coat Ceremony.
the ceremony, first-year students received white coats
representing their entry into the dental profession
as student dentists.
faculty welcomed students to the dental profession
as colleagues and challenged them to make a commitment
toward gaining the knowledge and compassion necessary
to become outstanding dentists.