Schedule of Events


Alumni from the MD Classes of 1949, 1954, 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2014 and all Nursing Alumnae are invited back to celebrate their reunion on the weekend of April 4-7, 2019.

See below to view reunion event information.

*Schedule subject to change.

For further information or questions, please contact Medical Alumni & Development:

Emailmedicalalumni@wustl.edu
Phone: (314) 935-9682
Toll Free: (877) 816-2586

2019 Reunion Events

Select individual events below to learn more.

*Time and location of events may be subject to change.

We look forward to seeing you at Reunion!

Nursing Luncheon

April 4, 2019
12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Reunion Weekend Registration – The Ritz-Carlton

1:00 PM
Nursing Luncheon – The Ritz-Carlton
This event will give nursing alumnae the chance to meet and greet in a beautiful setting. Gather for a luncheon while you reconnect with old friends.

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $40

Welcome Reception

April 4, 2019

12:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Reunion Weekend Registration – The Ritz-Carlton

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Welcome Reception – The Ritz-Carlton

Stop by and greet your fellow classmates before heading out for dinner or drinks with friends.

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Continental Breakfast

April 5, 2019
7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Hospitality Suite at The Ritz-Carlton

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

CME Programming

April 5, 2019
8:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Medical Campus, Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Holden Auditorium

  • Below are speakers from the 2018 CME Program

Program

Li Ern Chen, MD ’03, MSCS
Vice President, Business Innovation & Patient Safety
Mercy Health
Care delivery on a large scale: The physician’s role

Scott J. Hultgren, PhD
Helen L. Stoever Professor of Molecular Microbiology
Director of the Center for Women’s Infectious Disease Research
UTI complexity results from diversity at the bacterial-host interface

Brad T. Cookson, MD/PhD ’91 (reunion year ’88)
Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Microbiology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Pathogen-patient interactions: inflammation and cooperation


Continuing Education Provided By

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Continuing Medical Education.

CME Credit Certificates
Certificates will be mailed to participants who have paid for the session following Reunion and will be mailed directly from the CME office at Washington University School of Medicine. Participants seeking credit must sign in the day of the presentation for credits to be issued.

Credit
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation
In support of improving patient care, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Disclosure Statement
It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Continuing Medical Education, that planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order for CME staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest prior to the educational activity.  Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation.  Detailed disclosures will be made in activity handout materials.

Address
Washington University School of Medicine

Cost
CME: No credit – Complimentary
CME: For credit $25

Saint Louis Zoo

April 5, 2019
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
St. Louis Zoo

Details

Experience one of the nation’s finest zoos in the company of your family and classmates. Perfect for all ages for a day on your own.  See www.stlzoo.org/visit for a listing of any special programs and animal feeding times during your visit. Free Admission.
Zoo hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*There is no transportation from the Zoo directly to the medical campus.

Address

Saint Louis Zoo
One Government Drive
Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63110

Cost
Visit the zoo on your own – Complimentary transportation. Free Admission. (Some experiences require payment, fees on your own.)

Saint Louis Art Museum

April 5, 2019
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Saint Louis Art Museum

Details
Collections include more than 30,000 works of art from nearly every culture and time period. Explore on your own or join a docent-guided tour. See slam.org/visit for programs and tour times. Audio tours are available for special exhibitions. Museum hours: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Address
Saint Louis Art Museum
One Fine Arts Drive
Forest Park
Saint Louis, MO 63110

Cost
Visit the museum on your own – Complimentary transportation. Free Admission.

Reunion Luncheon

April 5, 2019
11:45 AM – 1:15 PM
Washington University School of Medicine

Details
Join Eva Aagaard, MD, new senior associate dean for education, for a discussion on medical student education and upcoming plans to review and revise the curriculum.

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Walking Tours of the Medical Campus

April 5, 2019
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Details
Led by medical students, these tours showcase the familiar and more recent additions such as the BJC Institute of Health at Washington University.

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Class Dinners, MD Classes, Emeritus through 1999

April 5, 2019
6:00 PM

Details
Reconnect with old friends as you gather for a friendly reception, take a group photograph with your classmates, and enjoy your Class Dinner — just you, your classmates, and stories from medical school!

Reception: 6:00 PM; Dinner: 6:45 PM

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $85
Register early and save! Early Bird Discount – $75

Class Dinners, MD Classes, 2004 and 2009

April 5, 2019
6:00 PM

Details
Reconnect with friends as you gather together, take a group photograph with your classmates, and enjoy your Class Dinner!

6:00 PM

Address
The Saint Louis Art Museum
One Fine Arts Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110
*Transportation will be provided to The Saint Louis Art Museum from The Chase Park Plaza and Parkway hotels

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $75
Register early and save! Early Bird Discount – $65

Dean’s Breakfast

April 6, 2019
8:30 AM – 9:45 AM

Details
Enjoy a full breakfast as Dean Perlmutter presents an update on the School of Medicine. Dean Perlmutter will begin speaking at 9:00 a.m.

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

A Discussion on The History and Present Status of Medical Education

April 6, 2019
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM

Details
Join Kenneth Ludmerer, MD, professor of medicine, professor of history, and Mabel Dorn-Reeder Distinguished Professor of the History of Medicine at Washington University, for a discussion on the history of medicine. A preeminent scholar of medical education history, Dr. Ludmerer is well known for his work in documenting the history of medical education in the United States, for his efforts to advocate for policy changes that improve medical education, and his passion in teaching the next generation of critical thinkers and physicians.

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Guided Bus Tour of St. Louis

April 6, 2019
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

The bus tour has reached capacity. If you wish to add your name to the wait list, please email medicalalumni@wustl.edu.

Details
Join us for a guided bus tour of St. Louis. The tour will drive past the locations of the former City Hospital and Homer G. Phillips as well as make stops at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis. Other highlights will include locations in the Central West End, Downtown, Tower Grove, Forest Park and more!

*Please note: Due to capacity limitations, participation for this tour will be capped.

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $15

Children 15 and under – Complimentary

Class Lunch, MD Class of 2014

April 6, 2019
12:00 PM

Details
Reconnect with friends as you gather together, take a group photograph with your classmates, and enjoy your Class Lunch!

Address
Saint Louis Art Museum
One Fine Arts Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110
*Transportation will be provided to the Saint Louis Art Museum from The Chase Park Plaza and Parkway hotels

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $45
Register early and save! Early Bird Discount – $35

St. Louis Activities

April 6, 2019
At Your Leisure

Saint Louis Art Museum

Collections include more than 30,000 works of art from nearly every culture and time period. Explore on your own or join a docent-guided tour. See slam.org/visit for programs and tour times. Audio tours are available for special exhibitions. Museum hours: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Cost:
Visit the museum on your own – Complimentary transportation.
Admission is complimentary every day at the The Saint Louis Art Museum. Some special exhibits require an admission fee on Saturdays. Participants will pay these costs on their own at the venue.

Address
Saint Louis Art Museum
One Fine Arts Drive
Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63110

Missouri History Museum

Details
History happens here! The museum has been active in the St. Louis community since 1866. Visit to learn more about the history of St. Louis and the region. Museum hours: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost:
Visit the museum on your own – Complimentary transportation.
Admission is complimentary every day at the Missouri History Museum.

Address
Lindell and Debaliviere in Forest Park
5700 Lindell Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63112
(314) 746-4599

Saint Louis Zoo

Details
Experience one of the nation’s finest zoos in the company of your family and classmates. Perfect for all ages for a day on your own.  See www.stlzoo.org/visit for a listing of any special programs and animal feeding times during your visit. Free Admission.
Zoo hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Cost:
Visit the zoo on your own – Complimentary transportation. Free Admission. (Some experiences require payment, fees on your own.)

Address

Saint Louis Zoo
One Government Drive
Forest Park
St. Louis, MO 63110

Reunion Awards Reception and Dinner

April 6, 2019
6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
The Ritz-Carlton

Details
Celebrate with the 2019 Reunion Award recipients and the newest alumni, the Class of 2019. Join us in honoring some of the School of Medicine’s outstanding alumni and faculty.

*The 2018 Award Recipients are listed below.

Alumni Achievement Awards

Richard J. Auchus, MD/PhD ’88
Brad T. Cookson, MD/PhD ’91 (reunion year ’88)
Mark E. Frisse, MD ’78, HS ’82, MBA ’97
V. Michael Holers, MD ’78, HS ’85
Lisa M. Moscoso, MD/PhD ’98, HS ’02 (reunion year ’93)

Faculty Achievement Awards

Krikor T. Dikranian, MD, PhD
Douglas M. Tollefsen, MD/PhD ’77, HS ’79

Resident/Fellow Alumni Achievement Awards
Stephanie A. Fritz, MD, HS ’07, MSCI ’08
C. Prakash Gyawali, MD, HS ’99

Distinguished Service Award
D. Michael Nelson, MD/PhD ’77, HS ’81
Linda J. Pike, PhD


Address

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza.
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests $85
Class of 1969 and Emeritus alumni (Class of 1964 and prior) – 50% off

Continental Breakfast

April 27, 2019
7:00 AM – 10:00 AM
The Ritz-Carlton

Address
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary