Graduation ceremony for Cuban doctors at the University of Miami

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Title

Graduation ceremony for Cuban doctors at the University of Miami

Description

With the support of the Cuban Refugee Program, the University of Miami sponsored programs for Cuban professionals - lawyers, teachers, physicians - to validate their credentials and resume their professions in the United States. The University of Miami graduated 2,346 Cuban doctors between 1961 and 1975 and later established the Office of International Medical Education to expand medical training to physicians from more than 60 countries.

Date

1963

Identifier

asu06420156450001001

Is Part Of

University of Miami. University Archives, University of Miami Historical Photograph Collection, ASU0642. Box No. 17; Folder No. 15; Folder Title: Medical: Cuban Doctors Graduation- Beaumont Lecture Hall, 1963-10. http://merrick.library.miami.edu/cdm/ref/collection/umcolleges/id/304

Files

http://scholar.library.miami.edu/exhibitImages/freedom/asu0642015645.jpg

Citation

“Graduation ceremony for Cuban doctors at the University of Miami,” UM Libraries Digital Exhibits, accessed February 23, 2018, http://scholar.library.miami.edu/digital/items/show/248.