“Surviving is important. Thriving is elegant.”

La Dawn Hackett, MD, MS/Biomed ’08, who delivered the keynote address to 75 PCOM Georgia graduates last week, used these words from poet Maya Angelou in her remarks. Following an honors brunch and an awards dinner, commencement took place on July 26 at the Gas South District in Duluth.

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