Reunion Schedule of Events

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All events and times are subject to change. Check back for more details as the weekend approaches.

Safety Precautions Due to COVID-19: As we approach the in-person LCOM Reunion scheduled for October 2022, we will seek guidance from local and national public health experts on implementing the necessary safety precautions to ensure the health and safety of all attendees, staff and local community. Please check back as the weekend approaches for further updates.


Thursday, October 13

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm 

Distinguished Graduate Alumni Award Lecture

Burns are more than skin deep: Aging, inflammation and the gut-lung axis

Davis Auditorium, UVM Medical Center or on Zoom: https://uvmcom.zoom.us/j/92217698659

In collaboration with the Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds. Join current students and faculty for this lecture from Elizabeth J. Kovacs, Ph.D. '84, this year’s recipient of the Larner College of Medicine Alumni Association’s Distinguished Graduate Alumni Award. Dr. Kovacs is a Tenured Professor of Surgery and the Director of Burn Research and the Alcohol Research Programs at the University of Colorado Denver Anschutz Medical Campus. Research in the Kovacs laboratory is focused on the effects of advanced age and alcohol misuse on inflammatory responses after burn, trauma or infection. Learn more about Dr. Kovacs and the award here.

 

1:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Annual John J. Ouellette, M.D. '60 and Sally Ouellette Endowed Lectureship in the Vermont Lung Center

Reardon Classroom, Med Ed 300 or on Zoom: https://uvmcom.zoom.us/j/97092270332

Alumni are welcome to join the College's students, faculty, and staff for the 2022 Ouellette Lectures.

Jack Spengler, Ph.D., Akiri Yamaguchi Professor of Environmental Health and Human Habitation at the Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health
The Air Within – Pathogens, Allergens, Pollution in Our Indoor Environment

Stephanie Taylor, M.D., M.Arch., Taylor Healthcare Commissioning, Inc.., Stowe, VT
Buildings Are Our Best Medicine

 

Friday, October 14

All Day

Reunion Registration Headquarters and Hospitality Room

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

When you arrive on campus, make your first stop the Reunion Registration Headquarters and Hospitality Room to pick up your reunion tote bag, registration materials, nametags, and mementos. Browse through a display of yearbooks, graduation photos, and meet other alumni and classmates. Coffee and refreshments available.

 

All Day

Self-guided Tours of the Larner College of Medicine

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

 

8:00 am – 10:00 am

Breakfast and Mindfulness Presentation with the Class of 2026

Grand Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, UVM Campus

Join the Class of 2026 for a breakfast and mindfulness presentation. This ticketed event is now at capacity.

 

10:30 am – 11:45 am 

50th Reunion Medallion Ceremony

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100

Celebrate the 50th Reunion Class of 1972 with Dean Page and LCOM Alumni Executive Committee Members! 50th Reunion class members should submit the 50th Reunion bio form here in preparation for this event!

 

11:45 am - 1:00 pm 

Class of 1972 50th Reunion Luncheon

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100

A welcome luncheon for the Class of 1972 to kick off your “Golden” Reunion celebration.

 

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

Class of 2026 White Coat Ceremony

Ira Allen Chapel

Welcome and congratulate the Class of 2026 as they accept their first white coats. This is a ticketed event that is now at capacity.

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm 

Tour of the Clinical Simulation Lab

Tour begins at Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

The Clinical Simulation Laboratory (Sim Lab) enables trainees to use well-founded simulation principles to develop and maintain clinical skills and competencies to augment patient safety and improve patient care.

 

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm 

Medical Student Led Tour of the College and the Firestone Medical Research Building

Tour begins at Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

Current UVM medical students lead a tour through the College's campus. See what's changed, and learn about today's Larner College of Medicine experience. Plus, experience the Firestone Medical Research Building, which supports the continued success of today’s Larner researchers, and attracts the next generation of outstanding scientists, with 59,000 square feet of versatile, modern research space. 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm 

2022 Larner College of Medicine Alumni Association Awards Ceremony

Davis Auditorium, UVM Medical Center and via Zoom

Dean Page and alumni leaders will honor recipients of the 2022 Larner College of Medicine Alumni Association Awards. Join the celebration!

A Zoom webinar stream of this event is available at https://uvmcom.zoom.us/j/95770367922.

 

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Reunion Welcome Reception

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100

Reconnect with your classmates, faculty and award recipients. Congratulate members of the 50th class on their milestone and meet this year’s LCOM alumni award recipients.  Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments.

 

Saturday, October 15

All Day

Reunion Registration Headquarters and Hospitality Room

Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

When you arrive on campus, make your first stop the Reunion Registration Headquarters and Hospitality Room to pick up your reunion tote bag, registration materials, nametags, and mementos. Browse through a display of yearbooks, graduation photos, and meet other alumni and classmates. Coffee and refreshments available.

 

All Day

Self-guided Tours of the Larner College of Medicine

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

 

8:00 am – 9:00 am

Alumni and Student Breakfast

Hoehl Gallery, HSRF 100

 

8:00 am – 9:00 am

First Cup with Dr. First

Dean's Conference Room, Given E105

Join Dr. Lewis First, Chair of the Department of Pediatrics for an update on pediatrics at the UVM Larner College of Medicine.

 

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Introducing the Department of Emergency Medicine @ LCOM

Sullivan Classroom, MED ED 200

Ramsey Herrington, M.D., inaugural chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Larner College of Medicine, shares his vision for the newly created department.

 

10:15 am – 11:00 am 

Alumni Town Hall: State of the College with Dean Page

Larner Classroom, MED ED 100

Hear from Dean Richard L. Page, M.D. as he shares his thoughts on the state of the UVM Larner College of Medicine today, and its prospects in the years ahead. Dean Page will highlight the commitment to professionalism at the institution, its success in its educational mission, and the prospects for increased biomedical research. 

 

11:15 am – 12:00 pm 

Medical Education Update

Larner Classroom, MED ED 100

Learn about the nationally-recognized curriculum and admissions process at the Larner College of Medicine.

12:15 pm – 2:00 pm 

Alumni Picnic

Under the Tent on the UVM Davis Center Green

All alumni and their families are invited to enjoy a family picnic under a tent on UVM’s revitalized campus in the company of classmates, friends, faculty and students. We especially encourage the 5th, 10th, 15th, and 20th Reunion Classes to gather and celebrate Reunion with their classmates!

 

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

3:30 pm  4:30 pm

Clinical Simulation Lab, College, and Firestone Medical Research Building Tours

Tours begin at Evans Conference Room, HSRF 200

The Clinical Simulation Laboratory (Sim Lab) enables trainees to use well-founded simulation principles to develop and maintain clinical skills and competencies to augment patient safety and improve patient care.

For the Campus and Firestone Building tours, join current UVM medical students and learn about today's Larner College of Medicine experience. Plus, experience the Firestone Medical Research Building, which supports the continued success of today’s Larner researchers, and attracts the next generation of outstanding scientists, with 59,000 square feet of versatile, modern research space.

 

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Class of 2012 Connection Hour

In-Person in the Reardon Classroom, Med Ed 300, or via Zoom

The class of 2012 is gathering in person and via Zoom to say hi and share memories. For those who aren't able to be here in person, please join via Zoom: https://uvmcom.zoom.us/j/92584762190

 

Reunion Class Dinners

All Dinners Begin at 6:00 pm

50th Reunion Class Dinner

UVM Alumni House, 61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

Join your classmates from 1972 for dinner and celebrate your milestone Reunion!

 

Green and Gold Class Dinner

UVM Alumni House, 61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

Join your classmates and friends from classes earlier than 1972 for dinner and to celebrate your Reunion!

 

45th Reunion Class Dinner

UVM Alumni House, 61 Summit Street, Burlington, VT

Join your classmates from 1977 for dinner and celebrate your milestone Reunion!

 

40th Reunion Class Dinner

Diane Rippa's Home, Essex, VT

Join your classmates for dinner and celebrate your milestone Reunion! Featuring elegant farm-to-table catering by Cloud 9 and hosted bar (beer and wine).

Directions to Dr. Rippa's home will be provided to registered alumni.

 

35th Reunion Class Dinner

Hotel Vermont - American Room, 41 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT

Join your classmates from 1987 for dinner and celebrate your milestone Reunion!

 

30th Reunion Class Dinner

Hotel Vermont - Van Ness Room, 41 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT

Join your classmates from 1992 for dinner and celebrate your milestone Reunion!

 

25th Reunion Class Dinner

Courtyard by Marriott Burlington Harbor - Harbor Room, 25 Cherry St, Burlington, VT

Join your classmates from 1997 for dinner and celebrate your milestone Reunion!


Sunday, October 16

 

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Celebration Brunch

Burlington Country Club

The 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th, 50th, and 60th Reunion Classes are invited to say goodbye and once again celebrate their phenomenal class agents, award recipients, and volunteers at this farewell brunch. By invitation only.