Baylor College of Medicine News

2015

Family Day

Family members and guests joined first-year medical students at Baylor College of Medicine's Family Day on Aug. 14. The event included campus tours and faculty presentations.

White Coat Ceremony

Members of Baylor College of Medicine's class of 2019 received their white coats in a ceremony at the Bayou City Event Center Friday, Aug. 14, 2015.

First Year Medical Student Orientation Retreat

Before classroom instruction begins, Baylor's medical students traveled to The Piney Woods of East Texas and The Retreat at Artesian Lakes July 27-28, 2015.Group and free time activities, which focused on the effective development of group and personal relationships and, of course, fun, were coordinated by professional facilitators and Baylor students entering their third and fourth years of medical school.

Physician Assistant Program White Coat Ceremony

The 2016 class of the Physician Assistant Program received their white coats on Friday, July 24, after 13 months of classroom training.

MSOP White Coat Ceremony

2016 class of the Master of Science in Orthotics and Prosthetics program received their white coats from their mentors on Thursday, June 18.

Military Commissioning

Baylor College of Medicine hosted a Military Commissioning Ceremony May 26, 2015. The event was held in the DeBakey Library and Museum for two medical students who were awarded the rank of captain in the U.S. Air Force. Cecil Roberts and Tim Soeken pledged the oath of service to their country in front of family and friends.

Graduation Festivities

See photos from the Class of 2015 graduation festivities held May 26, 2015, including a brunch for the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and Commencement held at Jesse H. Jones Hall.

Reunion Weekend

The medical school classes of 1950,1955, 1960, 1965, 1970, 1975, 1980, 1985, 1990, 1995, 2000 and 2005 returned to Baylor College of Medicine May 1-2, 2015 for a variety of social and educational events during Reunion Weekend 2015.

Cullen Building honored as a Recorded Texas Historical Landmark

See photos from the May 1 event honoring Baylor College of Medicine's Roy and Lillie Cullen Building as a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.

Match Day

Relive the excitement of Match Day 2015 at Baylor College of Medicine on March 20, 2015.

Match Day 2015: Our future doctors

Fourth year medical students posed for photos with family and friends while waiting for the countdown to Match Day, March 20, 2015.

2014

Family Day

Family members and guests joined first-year medical students at Baylor College of Medicine's Family Day on Aug. 16. The event included campus tours, faculty presentations and an anatomy practical.

White Coat Ceremony

Members of Baylor College of Medicine's class of 2018 received their white coats in a ceremony at the Bayou City Event Center Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. This is the College's 15th annual ceremony.

Orientation Retreat

First year medical students at Baylor traveled to east Texas to participate in an orientation retreat planned by third and fourth year students at the College. See photos from the July 28-29 event on Facebook.

Graduation

Graduation was held May 27 at Jesse H. Jones Hall with commencement speaker Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs. Sachs is the Director of The Earth Institute, Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, and Professor of Health Policy and Management at Columbia University. See photos from the event on Facebook.

Reunion Weekend

The medical school classes of 1949, 1954,1959, 1964, 1969 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999 and 2004 returned to Baylor College of Medicine April 4-6 for a variety of social and educational events.

Match Day

See photos from our March 21 event, where 173 of our fourth-year medical students learn where they are going for their residency training.

Transforming Houston healthcare

CHI St. Luke's Health, with Baylor announced a joint venture to co-own a new hospital and expand affiliation with the Texas Heart Institute. See photos from the Jan. 7 press conference on Facebook.

Allied Health Commencement

The annual Commencement for the School of Allied Health Sciences was held on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at the Grand Hall at First Presbyterian Church. Master of Science degrees were conferred by Dr. Paul Klotman, President, Baylor College of Medicine, to 41 physician assistant students and he also conferred Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees to 24 nurse anesthesia students. 

2013

Family Day
More than 500 family members and guests joined first-year medical students at Baylor College of Medicine's Family Day. The Aug. 10 event included campus tours, faculty presentations and an anatomy practical. See photos from the festivities in our Facebook album.
White Coat Ceremony
During a special ceremony Aug. 9 at Bayou City Event Center, 188 first-year medical students received their white coats. This event is a rite of passage for the medical students as they don their coats and take an oath affirming their commitment to the highest standards of ethics and patient care.
Medical Student Orientation
See photos in our Facebook album from the Piney Woods of East Texas and The Retreat at Artesian Lakes, the site of the 2013 entering medical school class orientation retreat held July 22-23.
Graduation
See photos in our Facebook album from Baylor College of Medicine's commencement exercises May 21 at the Jesse H. Jones Hall for Performing Arts.
Match Day
See photos in our Facebook album from Baylor College of Medicine's Match Day festivities held March 15.