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A happy Trang Nguyen celebrates the news of her residency training assignment at the 2010 Match Day Ceremony held by the Tulane School of Medicine. (Photos by Paula Burch-Celentano)
Rondel Frank, right, senior departmental administrator in the School of Medicine, passes out envelopes containing residency assignments to medical students Robert Bacigalupi, center, and Brianne Hunter, left.
Champagne awaits the medical students and their family members at the Match Day Ceremony, held on Thursday (March 18) at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.
Applause and cheers go up when medical students find out where they will train as residents following graduation. The class of 164 students will be going to 26 different states.
As Match Day ends, it"s time for toasts and celebration. This class of students was recruited while the School of Medicine was in Houston because of Hurricane Katrina.