2023 UCLA Fielding Commencement

The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health celebrated 279 graduating MPH, MS, and MHA students, and 39 PhD students in a ceremony at Royce Hall.


The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health celebrated 318 graduating students at the 2023 Commencement ceremony in Royce Hall on Friday, June 16. Degrees were conferred by Dr. Ron Brookmeyer, dean of the UCLA Fielding School and a distinguished professor of biostatistics. In attendance to celebrate the graduates were family members, partners, friends, faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

Dr. Diana Ramos — California's Surgeon General, who is an alum of UCLA Fielding — delivered the 2023 commencement address and spoke to the graduating class about her personal and professional path to public health. Dr. Ramos shared, "Passion, pay it forward, and personal health…My hope is that you channel these three P's in public health leadership and make the world a better place.” 

Co-presidents of UCLA Fielding's Public Health Student Association, Didi Ikeji and Sara Kim, introduced the UCLA Fielding Student Pledge, which the graduating class stood and recited together.

Congratulations to the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Class of 2023!

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