Springfield College Physician Assistant Program White Coat Ceremony 2014

 

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The Springfield College Physician Assistant Program hosted the annual White Coat Ceremony insidethe Fuller Arts Center on Friday, Oct. 11.  The White Coat Ceremony commemorates the formal presentation of the white lab coat for physician assistant students as they begin working with patients in hospitals.
At the conclusion of the ceremony, the physician assistant students take the Physician Assistant Professional Oath:
Physician Assistant Professional Oath
I pledge to perform the following duties with honesty and dedication:
I will hold as my primary responsibility the health, safety, welfare and dignity of all human beings
I will uphold the tenets of patient autonomy, beneficence, nonmaleficence and justice
I will recognize and promote the value of diversity
I will treat all persons who seek my care 
I will hold in confidence the information shared in the course of practicing medicine
I will assess my personal capabilities and limitations, striving always to improve my medical practice
I will actively seek to expand my knowledge and skills, keeping abreast of advances in medicine
I will work with other members of the health care team to provide compassionate and effective care of patients
I will use my knowledge and experience to contribute to an improved community
I will respect my professional relationship with the physician
I will share and expand knowledge within the profession
These duties are pledged with sincerity and upon my honor.
 
 
Master of Ceremonies    
Charles M. Milch, MHP, MBA, PA-C
Program Director 
Introduction    
David J. Miller, PT, PhD
Dean, School of Health Sciences and Rehabilitation Studies
Welcome
Mary-Beth A. Cooper, PhD, DM
President, Springfield College
Keynote Speaker
Charlotte Clancy, PA-C
Class of 2012
Recognition of Candidates 
Daniel Watkins, MS, PA-C
Assistant Professor
Carine Seeve, MD
Assistant Professor
Meghan Migeon, MS, PA-C
Assistant Professor
Administration of Oath
John A. Hangasky Jr., MS, PA-C
Associate Professor 
Marilyn L. Cohen Award Presentation
Music provided by Nancy Haffey
CLASS OF 2015
Brandon Batory       
Collin Baylies         
Sarah Beaudoin       
Sara Boersig            
Danielle Bourgoin   
Lauren Candee         
Jonathan Duperre       
Trisha Erdman         
Erica Fisher              
Lauren Gallant         
Jordan Gleason         
Rebecca Gregor        
Sarah Headley          
Christina Heinssen   
Kevin Hughes           
Heather Jolicoeur       
Krysten Kalutkiewicz
Jessica Little
Deanna LoCurto
Elizabeth Malinowski
Rachael Mardirosian
Connor McGuire
Ashley Petruzzello
Olivia Picking
Kristin Pisano
Michael Plourde
Lyndsey Pope
Anna Paula Rego
Ashlyn Salamone
Ashley Sullivan
Rachel Szczur
Emily Taillon
Emily Veneziano
Oleg Yermakov
Physician Assistant Professional Oath
I pledge to perform the following duties with honesty and dedication:
I will hold as my primary responsibility the health, safety, welfare and dignity of all human beings
I will uphold the tenets of patient autonomy, beneficence, nonmaleficence and justice
I will recognize and promote the value of diversity
I will treat all persons who seek my care
 
I will hold in confidence the information shared in the course of practicing medicine
I will assess my personal capabilities and limitations, striving always to improve my medical practice
I will actively seek to expand my knowledge and skills, keeping abreast of advances in medicine
I will work with other members of the health care team to provide compassionate and effective care of patients
I will use my knowledge and experience to contribute to an improved community
I will respect my professional relationship with the physician
I will share and expand knowledge within the profession
These duties are pledged with sincerity and upon my honor.
 

The Springfield College Physician Assistant Program hosted the annual White Coat Ceremony inside the Fuller Arts Center on Friday, Oct. 10.  The White Coat Ceremony commemorates the formal presentation of the white lab coat for physician assistant students as they begin working with patients in hospitals.

At the conclusion of the ceremony, the physician assistant students take the Physician Assistant Professional Oath:

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Physician Assistant Professional Oath

I pledge to perform the following duties with honesty and dedication:

I will hold as my primary responsibility the health, safety, welfare and dignity of all human beings

I will uphold the tenets of patient autonomy, beneficence, nonmaleficence and justice

I will recognize and promote the value of diversity

I will treat all persons who seek my care 

I will hold in confidence the information shared in the course of practicing medicine

I will assess my personal capabilities and limitations, striving always to improve my medical practice

I will actively seek to expand my knowledge and skills, keeping abreast of advances in medicine

I will work with other members of the health care team to provide compassionate and effective care of patients

I will use my knowledge and experience to contribute to an improved community

I will respect my professional relationship with the physician

I will share and expand knowledge within the profession

These duties are pledged with sincerity and upon my honor. 

Master of Ceremonies    
Charles M. Milch, MHP, MBA, PA-C

Welcome    
David J. Miller, PT, PhD Dean, School of Health Sciences and Rehabilitation Studies

Keynote Speaker
Matthew Carter, PA-C Class of 2013

Recognition of Candidates 
Daniel Watkins, MS, PA-C
Assistant Professor

Carine Seeve, MD
Assistant Professor

Meghan Migeon, MS, PA-C
Assistant Professor

Roxanne Sprague, MCMSc, PA-C
Assistant Professor

Administration of Oath
John A. Hangasky Jr., MS, PA-C
Associate Professor 

Marilyn L. Cohen Award Presentation
Suzette Wood, Director of the Learning in Later Life Program
Presented to Sarah Ducharme

Music provided by Gail E. Weirick

CLASS OF 2016

Jesica Baker

Jeffrey Bastone

Jocelyn Beals

Julia Berv

Kaylee Bodnar

Jessica Bria

Caisie Cadorette

Nicole Chaves

Michael Chicoine

Julia Cone

Sarah Ducharme

Ashley Duhaime

Lindsey Fuller

J'aime Giaccone

Ashley Henry

Kelly Hodgson

Sandra Hornig

Jyovani Joubert

Rebecca Mahoney

Christine Maltsev

Mary Masayda

Elizabeth Moller

Sean Morrison

Kristyn Mowry

Brett Nowlan

Daniel O'Grady

Collin Reinhard

Alexandra Shaw

Heather Slavin

Ashley Tanguay

Nina Vital

Cameron Waters