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Ambassador McCarthy Delivers Keynote Address at Medical Student Event
April 26, 2021

On Saturday, April 24, Ambassador Michael McCarthy delivered the keynote address at the Liberia Medical Students’ Association (LMSA) 48th Inauguration Ceremony. The event took place at the A.M. Dogliotti College of Medicine (AMDCM). He was joined by University of Liberia President Dr. Julius Nelson, Vice President for Health Sciences Dr. Bernice Dahn, AMCDCM Dean Dr. Lawrence Sherman, LMSA President Diafei Giddings, and others.

Ambassador McCarthy expressed his appreciation for being able to address the next generation of doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals preparing to serve Liberia, adding “I applaud you on your choice of career, which you elected knowing the hard work, responsibility, and dedication that would be required.” He also noted the long history of Liberian medical practitioners impacting the profession, “Be inspired by some of your compatriots who have blazed the path of medicine before you, to better the condition of humanity.”

Amb. McCarthy taking questions from the students