The white coat ceremony for the new students of the batch 2017/18 was held on the 26th of February 2019 from 8 a.m to 12 noon.  The occasion was graced by Prof EMP Ekanayake -the Vice- Chancellor of WUSL, and the guest speaker Dr B Panagamuwa, Consultant Surgeon from the UK.

The white coat cladding was commenced by the Dr B Panagamuwa and it was continued by Prof EMP Ekanayake, Prof MD Lamawnasa -Acting Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Prof. LSS Salgado – Former coordinator of the Faculty of medicine, Prof. Asoka Dissanayake and Dr. Mapa Pathirana – Consultant physician of Kuliyapitiya Base Hospital. After that Prof MD Lamawnasa Acting Dean, Faculty of Medicine led the students in taking pledge of the Faculty of Medicine.