University of Scranton Graduates Among Incoming Medical Students at Jefferson
Six members of The University of Scranton’s Class of 2011 began
their medical school careers at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia by
participating in the white coat ceremony on Aug. 5. Pictured (front row, from
left) are Mathew Murphy of Scranton, Brandon Kujawski of Scranton, Anthony
Stefanelli of Thornhurst, (back row) Maria Gubbiotti of Falls (M.D./Ph.D.
program), Karl Oberg of Narvon, and Lauren Nicholls of Jermyn. They are among
the more than 50 graduates beginning their post-baccalaureate studies in
medicine this month. The University of Scranton’s overall 2011 acceptance rate
to schools of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, podiatry and optometry
is 80 percent.