UCD School of Medicine was delighted to hold an in-person RUMC White Coat and Farewell Ceremony on 23 November 2022.
Hosted by Professor Michael Keane, Dean of Medicine and Head of UCD School of Medicine and attended by Her Excellency Malaysian First Secretary Nadzira Abd Razak and Professor Cecily Kelleher, College Prinicpal, UCD College of Health & Agricultural Sciences, the ceremony marks the end of our RUMC students' pre-clinical training in Dublin and the beginning of the clinical portion of their programme in Penang, Malaysia.
RUMC was established in 1996 as Penang Medical College, the RCSI-UCD Malaysia Campus is a foreign branch campus of both University College Dublin and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. To date RUMC has graduated over 2,000 doctors who are practising in countries around the world, including Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei, Ireland, UK, Malta, Australia, New Zealand, and USA.
Images from the evening are available to view here and recording below.