The event started with students taking the Hippocratic Oath and celebrate the White Coat Ceremony. During the ceremony, a white coat was placed on each student’s shoulders. The Hippocratic Oath was recited by Prof. Dr Zahir Abbasi, Principal, Medical Section, HBS Medical and Dental College and Prof. Dr Arshad Mahmood Malik, Principal, Dental Section, HBS Medical and Dental College.
Dr Riaz Shahbaz Janjua, Chairman, HBS Medical and Dental College, spotlighted the path of professionalism and guided the students in becoming good doctor. He also emphasised professionalism and professional identity that’s broadened the view of students. Dr Jamila Riaz, Director, Medical Education, HBS Medical and Dental College, welcomed students in her speech and spoke about the authorities’ hierarchy.