reunion weekend

SEPTEMBER 23-25, 2016

Friday, September 23, 2016

Alumni Welcome Reception and
2016 William S. McEllroy Distinguished Resident Alumnus Award Presentation
6-8 P.M. Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Garden
1 Schenley Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
(Shuttle, valet and on-street parking available)

Kick off your Medical Alumni Weekend in style at the beautiful Phipps Conservatory. Reconnect with classmates, colleagues and friends while celebrating the 2016 William S. McEllroy Distinguished Resident Alumnus Award winner, James D. Kang, MD.
Light hors d’oevres and drinks provided.  

Mix and Mingle Student-Hosted After- Party
8-10 p.m. Mario’s East Side Saloon (Shadyside)
5442 Walnut Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(Shuttle, garage and on-street parking available)
Continue the fun with your classmates and get to know members of the third and fourth year classes at this student hosted after-party. Swap stories and offer advice to the next generation of physicians. They want to meet you! Food, drink tickets, and great memories will be provided.


Saturday, September 24, 2016
A Day in the Life of a Medical Student
10:30am – 11:45am Scaife Hall, 11th Floor

Class is in session! Hear from a panel of current medical students from all four years as they share experiences and answer your questions about Pitt Med’s innovative curriculum, study habits, student life, and their journey to becoming doctors.   (CME credit pending.)

Lunch with Arthur S. Levine, MD
Noon – 1:30 pm Scaife Hall, 11th Floor

Join Arthur S. Levine, Senior Vice Chancellor for the Health Sciences and the John and Gertrude Petersen Dean of Medicine, for lunch and learning as he provides an update on the School of Medicine and the accomplishments of its exceptional students and faculty.  You will leave feeling even more proud to be a Pitt Med alumnus!

Experience Falk Library of the Health Sciences
1:30 – 2:30 pm
Scaife Hall 2nd Floor
Take a step back in time with a guided tour of the prestigious Falk Library.  Explore rarely seen collections and get lost in the history of Pitt Med and the field of Medicine.  This is a truly unique experience and a favorite campus tour stop. 

Off Campus Excursion and Brewery Tour ($30)
1:30 – 4pm East End Brewery
(Shuttle available)

Have a good beer with a good friend!  Get a taste of Pittsburgh by sampling locally brewed beers and enjoying a tour of this home grown brewery. This is a fun way to spend the afternoon and reconnect. Non-alcoholic beverages are also available. Guests will leave with a memento of the visit.

Reunion Gala ($60)
Alumni Hall
4227 Fifth Avenue

Party the night away at your Reunion Gala Celebration! Enjoy dinner, drinks and your favorite songs with musical guest, Howl at the Moon.  Guests will be seated by class to ensure the opportunity to catch up and reminisce. 
Grand Reunion Years (1956, 1961, 1966): 7th Floor, Alumni Hall
Other Celebratory Years: J.W. Connolly Ballroom, Alumni Hall


Sunday, September 25, 2016

Farewell Brunch ($15)
11am Wyndham Hotel, Bridges Lounge
100 Lytton Avenue (Oakland)

Before you depart and bid farewell, enjoy breakfast and one last cup of coffee with old and new friends. Re-cap your fun filled weekend and make plans to come back soon!





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