Dr. Kevin Dorsey, dean and provost, watches Dr. James Cunnar, alumni board president, help first-year medical student Max Crouse put on his white coat during the White Coat Ceremony, held Friday, Aug. 15.

Dr. Kevin Dorsey, dean and provost, watches Dr. James Cunnar, alumni board president, help first-year medical student Max Crouse put on his white coat during the White Coat Ceremony, held Friday, Aug. 15. (more)

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and southern Illinois in meeting their health care needs through education, patient care, research, and service to the community.