Family and friends joined the DATS graduates at their commencement ceremony held at Harlingen Family Dentistry, May 11, 2017. Cheryl Dosal, DATS Coordinator, welcomed the graduates and guests. Dr. Vivian Teegardin and Dr. Juan D. Villarreal, instructors, acknowledged the graduates for their competition of the program. Dr. Juan D. Villarreal gave an overview of the recent advances in dentistry. “We are living in an exciting time for dentistry”, Dr. Villarreal commented.
Dr. Glenn Thomason delivered the commencement address. He told the graduates to get a dream, as well as the goals needed to achieve that dream. “A dream without a plan is just a wish; a dream with a plan can change the world.”
A reception was held following the presentation of certificates.