Reunion Schedule of Events

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Friday, June 8

 

8:30 am – 1:30 pm

75th UVM Nursing Anniversary

UVM Alumni House

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences and the University of Vermont Medical Center invite you to join them in celebrating their 75 year legacy of teaching nurses the art and science of nursing. Hear about what’s happening now and what the future of nursing holds for the next 75 years – while also viewing historic artifacts from UVM’s nursing archives. Breakfast and Lunch included. Register to attend.

 

9:30 am – 6:45 pm

Reunion Registration Headquarters & Hospitality Room

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

When you arrive on campus, make your first stop the Reunion Registration Headquarters & Hospitality Room to pick up your reunion tote bag, registration materials, name tags, and mementos. Browse through a display of your yearbooks and graduation photos, email and meet other alumni and family members. Get reacquainted with the medical campus by taking a self-guided tour of the college. Complimentary refreshments served.

 

10:00 am – 11:30 am

Investiture Ceremony - Berta Pi-Sunyer Williams Professorship in Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100

The University of Vermont Foundation and President Tom Sullivan request the honor of your presence at this special ceremony. Reception to follow.

 

12:30 pm – 2:30 pm 

Class of 1968: 50th Reunion Welcome Lunch 

Reardon Classroom, MED ED 300 

A welcome lunch for the Class of 1968 to kick off your “Golden” Reunion celebration. Following lunch, join your classmates, fellow alumni and friends for the 50th Reunion Medallion Ceremony in the Hoehl Gallery hosted by Dean Morin.

 

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm 

50th Reunion Medallion Ceremony 

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100 

Dean Morin invites all alumni to join him in welcoming back to campus the 50th Reunion Class of 1968 at this special medallion ceremony. Refreshments served.

 

12:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Self-Guided Tours of the College 

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200 

Explore the expanding Larner College of Medicine to see how things have changed. Pick up your self-guided tour brochure at Registration. 

 

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

CVRI: Developing a Career in Cardiovascular Science - An Alumni Panel Discussion

Larner Classroom, MED ED 100

Hosted by the Early Career Advisory Committee of UVM’s nationally recognized Cardiovascular Research Institute of Vermont (CVRI). An opportunity to network, learn, and collaborate with alumni of the Larner College of Medicine who will share their career experiences with UVM’s cardiovascular research community, students, and alumni visitors. All alumni are invited to attend.

If you are interested in joining the panel, please submit your C.V. for consideration to: medalumni.relations@uvm.edu.

 

3:00 – 4:00 pm 

Tour the Clinical Simulation Laboratory  

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

The Clinical Simulation Laboratory is a simulation-based educational collaboration among the Larner College of Medicine, UVM Nursing and Health Sciences, and UVM Medical Center. It is a hands-on active learning center serving those just beginning their medical career as well as established physicians. On this multi-stationed tour you’ll have the opportunity to test your skills in our task trainer room as well as see the latest in virtual reality surgical training. 

 

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm 

Medical Student-Led Tour of the College

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

Go on a walking tour of the Larner College of Medicine with current medical students who will point out the highlights as well as discuss what it is like to be a medical student today.

 

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

Guided Hard Hat Tour of the New Miller Building

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

Go on a hard hat tour of the new Miller Building, a state-of-the-art inpatient facility with 128 single-patient rooms. Opening in 2019, it will be home to Cardiovascular and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiology, Oncology, and Orthopedics. Current medical students will join the tour and offer a unique perspective on how this facility will enrich medical education and the patient experience at UVM. 

 

5:15 pm – 6:45 pm 

Celebration of Achievements Awards Ceremony 

Davis Auditorium, UVM Medical Center

Dean Morin and alumni leaders will honor recipients of the 2018 Medical Alumni Association Awards and offer special recognition to the Golden Reunion Class of 1968. Plus a check for the total amount raised by all the Reunion classes will be presented to the Dean. Join the celebration. All are invited!  

 

6:45 pm – 8:45 pm

Welcome Reception for All Reunion Classes

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100 and the Courtyard at Given 

Reconnect with your classmates, faculty and award recipients during this festive gathering. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and local entertainment! Business attire.


Saturday, June 9

 

8:00 am – 5:00 pm    

Reunion Registration Headquarters & Hospitality Room 

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

Alumni are encouraged to use this conference room as a “drop in” place to meet other alumni and family members throughout the day, check email, and relax. Complimentary refreshments served.

 

8:30 am – 9:45 am 

Continental Breakfast with Current Students and Faculty 

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100

Start your morning right and feel like a student again at this informal continental breakfast. Mingle with current students and catch up with some of your favorite faculty.

 

9:00 am – 4:00 pm 

Self-Guided Tours of the College  

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200 

Explore the expanding Larner College of Medicine to see how things have changed. Pick up your self-guided tour brochure at Registration. 

 

9:00 am – 10:00 am 

Tour the Clinical Simulation Laboratory  

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

The Clinical Simulation Laboratory is a simulation-based educational collaboration among the Larner College of Medicine, UVM Nursing and Health Sciences, and UVM Medical Center. It is a hands-on active learning center serving those just beginning their medical career as well as the established physician.   On this multi-stationed tour you’ll have the opportunity to test your skills in our task trainer room as well as see the latest in virtual reality surgical training. 

 

9:15 am – 10:15 am 

Medical Student-Led Tour of the College

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200 

Go on a walking tour of the Larner College of Medicine with current medical students who will point out the highlights as well as discuss what it is like to be a medical student today.

 

10:15 am – 11:15 am 

Best of Grand Rounds: Highlighting the College's Nationally Recognized Research

Lung Emphysema and Its Pathologic Relationship to Lung Cancer 

Sullivan Classroom, MED ED 200

Matthew Kinsey, M.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine and Director of Interventional Pulmonary at the Vermont Lung Center will discuss his NIH funded research program focused on developing personalized approaches for both understanding lung cancer risk and the development of therapies for lung cancer to improve care for patients.

 

11:30 am – 12:30 pm 

Medical Education Today: A Look Ahead 

Larner Classroom, MED ED 100

Hosted by Dean Morin, Senior Associate Dean for Medical Education William Jeffries, Ph.D., and Larner Professor of Medical Education Kathryn Huggett Ph.D. Learn why the Larner College of Medicine is receiving national recognition for its innovations in medical education and in ensuring success for our medical students and our teaching faculty. What exactly is “active” and “team-based” learning and how is it impacting our curriculum?

 

12:30 pm– 2:00 pm 

Medical Alumni Picnic 

UVM Alumni House
61 Summit Street, Burlington VT

All alumni and their families are invited to enjoy a family picnic under the tent in front of the new UVM Alumni House in the company of classmates, friends, faculty and students. Face painting, a photo booth and music will keep the kids entertained. Plus take a tour of the new Alumni House to learn about its rich history, and see how the UVM Alumni House is the new home for all returning medical alumni.

 

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm 

Nostalgia Hour hosted by John Tampas, M.D. ’54 and James Hebert, M.D. ’77

UVM Alumni House Pavilion 

Each year, we invite alumni to share the stories that made their medical school experiences unforgettable. Sometimes the stories are academic, other times they’re “extra-curricular,”
but they always remind us that our community is one-of-a-kind. Whether your story is about a well-loved faculty member or that time you and your friends were stuck in a snowstorm, we want to hear it! Submit your story here, then share it with your friends and classmates at this event. 

 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

The Best of Grand Rounds: Highlighting the College’s Nationally Recognized Research

Genomic Medicine in Vermont

Sullivan Classroom, MED ED 200

Join Dr. Debra Leonard, Chair and Professor of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, as she shares the progress to date in building a Genomic Medicine Program at UVM. Learn about the genomic clinical, research, and educational programs underway here at UVM.

 

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

Tour the Clinical Simulation Laboratory  

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

The Clinical Simulation Laboratory is a simulation-based educational collaboration among the Larner College of Medicine, UVM Nursing and Health Sciences, and UVM Medical Center. It is a hands-on active learning center serving those just beginning their medical career as well as the established physician. On this multi-stationed tour you’ll have the opportunity to test your skills in our task trainer room as well as see the latest in virtual reality surgical training. 

 

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm 

Guided Hard Hat Tour of the New Miller Building

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

Go on a hard hat tour of the new Miller Building, a state-of-the-art inpatient facility with 128 single-patient rooms. Opening in 2019, it will be home to Cardiovascular and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Cardiology, Oncology, and Orthopedics. Current medical students will join the tour and offer a unique perspective on how this facility will enrich medical education and the patient experience at UVM. 

 

Individual Class Dinners & Receptions 

 

6:30 pm 

“Green & Gold” Classes: 1963, 1958, 1953 & 1948 Dinner

UVM Alumni House
61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

 

6:30 pm

Class of 1968 50th Reunion Dinner 

UVM Alumni House,
61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

 

6:30 pm

Class of 1973 45th Reunion Dinner 

Susy Parker's Home
Contact us for details.

 

6:30 pm

Class of 1978 40th Reunion Dinner 

UVM Alumni House
61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

 

6:30 pm

Class of 1983 35th Reunion Gathering 

Courtyard Burlington Harbor Hotel
25 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT

 

6:30 pm 

Class of 1988 30th Reunion Dinner 

Waterman Manor
UVM Campus

 

6:30 pm 

Class of 1993 25th Reunion Dinner 

UVM Alumni House
61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

 

6:30 pm

Class of 1998 20th Reunion Dinner 

Hotel Vermont
41 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT

 

Sunday, June 10

 

10:00 am – 12:00 pm 

Celebration Brunch for the 25th and 50th Reunion Classes, Class Agents, Award recipients, and Green & Gold Alumni 

Burlington Country Club
568 South Prospect Street
Burlington, VT