ASDOH’s D1 class of 2020 arrives!

Dr. Jack joins Connie Lewis-Poston and Doody Jaquith during their retirement/appreciation celebration.
Dr. Jack joins Connie Lewis-Poston and Doody Jaquith for their retirement celebration.

ASDOH celebrated the tremendous contributions of Connie Lewis-Poston, and PJ and Doody Jaquith to the success of ASDOH patients and students.

Students gather with Dean Dillenberg to take their D1 class picture during the White Coat Ceremony.
Students gather with Dean Dillenberg to take their D1 class picture during the White Coat Ceremony.

After their arrival and orientation, the D1 class of 2020 gathered at the Mesa Art Center for their White Coat Ceremony.  Dr. Rick Rader’s keynote presentation highlighted the importance of integrity, compassion, humility, and gratitude needed by health-care providers to succeed in providing the highest quality care for their patients. Dr. Rader has advised five Surgeon Generals in the care and needs for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities and is recognized globally for his leadership in this area.

Dr. Irv Silverstein and his wife Donna, join Dr. Rader and Dean Dillenberg for dinner after the White Coat Ceremony.
Dr. Irv Silverstein and his wife Donna, join Dr. Rader and Dean Dillenberg for dinner after the White Coat Ceremony.

Dr. Jack welcomes White Coat keynote speaker Dr. Rick Rader.
Dr. Jack welcomes White Coat keynote speaker Dr. Rick Rader.