Program

Thursday, May 21st 2020 • Eleven O’Clock

Processional

All


Commencement Opening

Nadege Dady, EdD

Dean of Student Affairs


Grand Marshal

Harold Sirota, DO, FACOFP

Chair of the Department of Primary Care
Chairman Student Promotion Committee


Pledge of Allegiance

Mariluz P. Mojica Henshaw, MD, PhD

Associate Professor in Biochemistry


National Anthem

Hector Zelaya

Class of 2020


Invocation

Rabbi Moshe Krupka

Executive Vice President, Touro College & University System


Introduction

David A. Forstein, DO, FACOOG Dist.

Dean and Professor


Message to Graduates

Alan Kadish, MD

President, Touro College & University System


Message to Graduates

Patricia E. Salkin, JD

Provost, Graduate Division, Touro College


Greetings

Kenneth J. Steier, DO, FACOI, FACCP, MBA, MPH, MHA, MGH

Executive Dean & Dean of Middletown Campus


Keynote Speaker

Kevin Klauer, DO, EJD, FACEP

CEO, The American Osteopathic Association (AOA)


Student Address

Ilyse Blazar

Class of 2020


Presentation of Awards

Nadege Dady, EdD

Dean of Student Affairs


Presentation of the Candidates for Degree Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

David A. Forstein, DO, FACOOG Dist.

Dean and Professor


Conferral of Degrees and Tassel Ceremony

Alan Kadish, MD

President and Chief Executive Officer


Osteopathic Oath

Barbara Capozzi, DO

Dean of Clinical Education


Closing Remarks

David A. Forstein, DO, FACOOG Dist.

Dean and Professor


Recessional

All