Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the Faculty of Medicine of Universitas Kristen Duta Wacana (UKDW) conducted its Hippocratic Oath Commencement for 26 doctors through a videoconference on May 9, 2020.

These new doctors have passed the UKMPPD – the national examination for medical students – February 2020 batch. UKDW reached a passing rate of 60,6% with the highest score achieved by dr. Valentina Adinda Putri.

According to the committee head dr. Haryo, the inauguration for these new doctors was conducted online following the government’s recommendation to practice physical distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Dean of the Faculty of Medicine UKDW dr. The Maria Meiwati Widagdo, Ph.D. gave a piece of advice to the doctors who had taken the Hippocratic oath to serve all patients wholeheartedly. She also asked the graduates to stay connected, maintaining contact with the alma mater.

Congratulations to the new doctors! Best wishes in your endeavor of serving the community. (Source: FK/AD)