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The Commonwealth Medical College Graduation Saturday, May 10th

Second class of Medical Doctor Students will graduate in May
Scranton, Lackawanna County- On Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 11:00am, The Commonwealth Medical College TCMC will graduate its second class of Medical Doctor (MD) students and the fifth class of Master of Biomedical Sciences (MBS) students. 
  The ceremony will take place at The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Doors will open at 10:00am.  
  Dr. Fitzhugh Mullan will be the Keynote Speaker during the Commencement.  Dr. Mullan is a graduate of Harvard University and the University of Chicago Medical School and is board certified in pediatrics. He served 23 years in the United States Public Health Service, starting as a physician in the National Health Service Corps and later as director of the program. He subsequently worked at the NIH, served on the staff of Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, directed the Bureau of Health Professions, and attained the rank of Assistant Surgeon General. He also served as Secretary of Health and Environment for the State of New Mexico, as a member of the Council on Graduate Medical Education, and on the President's Task Force on Health Care Reform. His research and policy work focus on US and international health workforce issues. His US work includes the W.K. Kellogg Foundation funded Beyond Flexner Study and the Josiah Macy Jr. funded Medical Education Futures Study. He is the Principal Investigator of the Medical Education Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Coordinating Center. He previously served as Principal Investigator of the Gates Foundation funded Sub-Saharan African Medical School Study (SAMSS). He has written widely for professional and general audiences.

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