May 4th marked a historical moment for The Master of Physician Assistant Studies Program at Christian Brothers University. 31 members of the Class of 2014 were given the traditional student consultative White Coat made possible through the support of anonymous donors. The inaugural Physical Assistant White Coat Ceremony was a first for Memphis and marked a rite of passage for the students from didactic classroom and lab instruction to practical clinical training. “This was a monumental event for CBU and the Memphis community which was evidenced by the number of individuals who joined us for the event,” said Dr. Mark Scott, Director of the Physician Assistant Studies Program. “The support of the program by physicians and individuals has been overwhelming and is reflective of the University’s impact on this community.