NEW YORK (WABC) – Wednesday at the NYU graduation was another important moment, in addition introductory address from Taylor Swift.

David Ewatowski, a graduate of Grossman Medical School, overcame serious obstacles to accepting his degree.

Evatovsky walked the stage – a feat that seemed impossible a few years ago.

He was injured in a horrific bicycle accident in his sophomore year as a result of which he suffered a head injury.

After a month of coma he had to learn to walk and talk.

He is now a doctor.

He and 106 other graduates received a doctorate in medicine and read the Hippocratic Oath when they began their medical careers.

The keynote speaker was New York Mayor Eric Adams.

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Taylor Swift received an honorary degree from New York University on Wednesday and delivered a welcoming speech to the 2022 class.

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