31 Oct UTRGV School of Podiatric Medicine White Coat Ceremony
The UTRGV School of Podiatric Medicine celebrated the inaugural class with a White Coat Ceremony on October 28, 2022.
This was a memorable and historic event as this podiatric medical school has been 49 year project brought to fruition by Dr. Larry Harkless (pictured below with Isabella and Dr. Wally Strash).
This is the first podiatric medical school in the state of Texas and the first podiatric medical school supported by a state university in the United States.
The UTRGV School of Podiatric Medicine has the goals of graduating podiatric physicians who are dedicated to evidence-based medicine and patient-centered podiatric care along with advancing research and serving the community.
Dr. Strash had the honor of being present for this auspicious event and watching his daughter Isabella receiving her white coat.