Schedule of Events

Celebration Weekend

Select individual events below to learn more.

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

Online registration has now closed. If you wish to register for Celebration Weekend, please call (314) 935-9713.

Friday

Boxed Lunch Pickup

April 29, 2022
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Washington University School of Medicine
North Building, Moore Auditorium Lobby

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $10

Boxed lunches available for pickup before programming begins.

Keynote Session 1 – Medical Education Update

April 29, 2022
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Details
Join Eva Aagaard, MD, for a discussion on medical student education and the Gateway Curriculum.

Location
Washington University School of Medicine
North Building, Moore Auditorium

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Walking Tours of the Medical Campus

April 29, 2022
2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

Details
See the Medical Campus as it is today! Tours led by current medical students.

Location
Washington University School of Medicine
Tours Depart, Farrell Learning and Teaching Center, Lobby

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Keynote Session 2: “Can We Rejuvenate the Brain?”

April 29, 2022
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Details
*This event is open to current donors who give $1,000 or more annually to the School of Medicine or Siteman Cancer Center. 

Join Jonathan Kipnis, PhD, and BJC Investigator, for a discussion on his research.

Location
Washington University School of Medicine
North Building, Moore Auditorium

Cost
Complimentary event for donors of $1,000 or more annually to the School of Medicine or Siteman Cancer Center.

Kickoff Reception

April 29, 2022
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Details
Join alumni from all classes for small bites and drinks to officially kick off the weekend.

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

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

50th Reunions Celebration

April 29, 2022
6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Details
Connect with members of the classes of 1970, 1971 and 1972 for a seated dinner in honor of this milestone celebration.

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

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $85

Decades Party: 1950s, 1960s, 1970s

April 29, 2022
6:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Join with members of all classes from the 1950s-1970s for heavy appetizers and drinks. Reconnect with old friends and classmates as you share stories from medical school and beyond.

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

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $55

Saturday

Dean’s Breakfast and Awards Recognition

April 30, 2022
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Details
Hear updates from Dean David Perlmutter, MD, enjoy a hot breakfast, and celebrate with us as we recognize School of Medicine honorees from 2020, 2021 and 2022! Held at The Ritz Carlton.

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

Cost
Alumni and Guests – $40

Alumni Achievement Awards

2020
George A. Mensah, MD ’85
Scott A. Mirowitz, MD ’85, HS ’89
Bradley L. Schlaggar, MD/PhD ’94, HS ’99 (reunion year ’90)
James L. Sweatt III, MD ’62
Peter Westervelt, MD/PhD ’92; HS ’94, HS ’99 (reunion year ’90)

2021
Sam B. Bhayani, MD ’96, HS ’98, HS ’02
Ellen F. Binder, MD ’81
Gary D. Luker, MD ’91
Mark A. Mintun, MD ’81, HS ’85
Jeffrey G. Ojemann, MD ’92, HS ’99 (reunion year ’91)
Janice Wann Semenkovich, MD ’81

2022
Pamela G. Freeman, MD ’77
Jondavid Menteer, MD ’97
Leana S. Wen, MD ’07

Faculty Achievement Awards

Douglas F. Covey, PhD
Phillip I. Tarr, MD

Resident and Fellow Alumni Achievement Award

Christine O. Menias, MD, HS ’99

Distinguished Service Award

M. Carolyn Baum, PhD ’93
Timothy J. Eberlein, MD

Update on Medical Campus Improvements

April 30, 2022
10:00 AM – 11:00 PM

Details
*This event is open to current donors who give $5,000 or more annually to the School of Medicine or Siteman Cancer Center.

Join Steven Sobo, Executive Director of Strategic Projects, for a shuttle tour highlighting recent and coming capital improvements on the medical campus, including the Neuroscience Research Building, additions to the Steven and Susan Lipstein BJC Institute of Health, the new Siteman Cancer Center outpatient care facility, and new South Tower.

Address
Departs from The Ritz-Carlton St. Louis, Ballroom Lobby
100 Carondelet Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63105

Cost
Complimentary event for donors of $5,000 or more annually to the School of Medicine or Siteman Cancer Center.

Kemper Tour: Art of Observation

April 30, 2022
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Details
Learn more about medical humanities and the role of art in training emerging medical professionals in this program for members. Museum educators José Garza, Meredith Lehman, and Olivia Mendelson introduce the Art of Observation tour in which Washington University School of Medicine students build observational skills and communication strategies to improve health outcomes. Space is limited. Held at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum on the Danforth Campus.

Address
Kemper Art Museum
Washington University in St. Louis
Danforth Campus

Cost
Alumni and Guests – Complimentary

Decades Party: 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, 2010s

April 30, 2022
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Details
Join with members of all classes from the 1980-2017 for heavy appetizers and drinks. Reconnect with old friends and classmates as you share stories from medical school and beyond.

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

Cost
Alumni and Guests $55

 

For further information or questions, please contact Medical Advancement:

Email: medicalalumni@wustl.edu
Phone: (314) 935-9713