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Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Good Morning America, June 11, 2020 (Video)

June 11, 2020

Medical school graduates ready to fight COVID-19 on the front lines

Graduates from the University of California at Irvine’s School of Medicine shared scenes from their drive-through commencement and told ABC News what that moment meant to them. … As faculty waved and cheered while the procession of cars drove by, filled with the country’s newest doctors, like Richelle Roelandt Lu Homo, the dean of students shared a powerful message before the graduates took their oaths. “Unprecedented times call for unprecedented measures, and these are certainly unprecedented times,” Dr. Michael J. Stamos said.