Hippocrates Tree Planting at UTHealth Medical school


Hippocrates Tree Planting Ceremony lowres

The University of Houston Health Medical school, The Consulate of Greece and The Hellenic Cultural Center of the Southwest celebrate together and plant a branch from the original tree from the island of Kos, that Hippocratis used to teach, in front of the entrance of the University. We will unveil a bust of Hippocrates next to the tree,

This present to the medical world of Houston, is proudly presented by Hellenic Cultural Center of the Southwest, under the Auspices of the Greek Consulate in Houston, with financial support from our member organizations: AHEPA Chapter 59, Macedonians of Greater Houston, Pancyprians, as well as HPST and Ladies Philoptohos Society and several individuals. The event was followed by a reception hosted by UTHSCH.