(Miami, FL) - Chairwoman Rebeca Sosa will honor the 2013 inaugural class of FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 9 a.m. during the Board of County Commissioners meeting at the Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, Suite 220, Miami.
Chairwoman Sosa will be joined by FIU President Mark B. Rosenberg, Ph.D., Founding Dean of the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine Dr. John Rock and representatives of the 2013 inaugural class who recently celebrated their perfect match to their individual residency programs, where they will continue their medical education. The inaugural class will graduate on April 29, 2013.
The FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine was approved in 2006 by the Florida Board of Governors and the Florida Legislature. In February 2013 the medical degree program received full accreditation from the Liaison Committee for Medical Education.