CHICAGO MEDICAL SCHOOL
ANNUAL ALUMNI WEEKEND 2013
REDISCOVER • RECONNECT • REUNITE
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2013
Responding to the Healthcare Needs of First Responders (RFUMS, Noon–1 p.m.)
A roundtable for students featuring alumni who deliver healthcare to those who serve on the frontlines of emergencies.
CMS Alumni Association Board of Governors Meeting (RFUMS, 1:30–3:30 p.m.)
Operation MEDS: M
(Cafeteria, RFUMS, 5:30–7:30 p.m.)
An interactive speed networking event in which alumni physicians will share professional experiences with students to help them gain a deeper understanding of the range of medical specialties available. Dinner provided.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2013
(RFUMS, 9 a.m.–1:15 p.m.)
In recognition of the achievements of the Chicago Area Health and Medical Careers (CAHMCP) Program, the summit is designed to provide a platform to connect, engage and inspire CMS alumni, students, faculty, staff and community partners to advance the Chicago Medical School experience of minority and under-represented students.
All Alumni Welcome Reception
Registration and Continental Breakfast (RFUMS, 9–9:30 a.m.)
Fueling the Diversity Pipeline: Propelling PMP to New Heights (RFUMS, 9:30–10:30 a.m.)
Panel discussion with CAHMCP, CMS and RFUMS leadership.
Enriching Medicine Through Diversity (RFUMS, 10:45 a.m.–Noon)
Panel presentation by national thought leaders in the field of multiculturalism in medicine.
Empowering the Next Generation Networking Luncheon (RFUMS, Noon–1:30 p.m.)
This interactive luncheon will allow participants to network and continue the dialogue from the summit sessions.
CAHMCP Reunion & Awards Dinner (InterContinental Chicago, 7:30 p.m.)
Celebrate the enduring legacy of the CAHMCP Program and toast the evening’s honorees: John Bradley, CAHMCP Director; Regnal (Reggie) Jones, PhD, CAHMCP Executive Director; Theodore Booden, PhD, Former CMS Dean; and K. Michael Welch, MB, ChB, FRCP, RFUMS President and CEO
(InterContinental Chicago, 6–7:30 p.m.)
Gather with your classmates and kick off the weekend festivities in style.
Reunion Class Dinners: 1953, 1958, 1963, 1978 and 1988
(InterContinental Chicago, 7:30 p.m.)
Reconnect with old friends at your class anniversary dinner.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2013
Registration & Continental Breakfast
(RFUMS, 9–9:30 a.m.)
Distinguished Alumni Symposium
(RFUMS, 9:30–10:45 a.m.)
Learn from the best of CMS and qualify for CME credit.
Interactive Campus Tours
(RFUMS, 11 a.m.–12:15 p.m.)
Return to your medical alma mater and experience state-of-the-art learning facilities including a sneak peak of the Rothstein Warden Centennial Learning Center.
Dean’s Update Luncheon
(RFUMS, 12:15–1:15 p.m.)
Enjoy a casual lunch as Dean Russell Robertson, MD presents a school update.
(RFUMS, 1:15 p.m.)
Personal Time in Chicago
(On your own, approximately 2–6 p.m.)
CMS Alumni Gala
(InterContinental Chicago; 6:30 p.m. Cocktails / 7:30 p.m. Gala)
Celebrate CMS and honor the 2013 Distinguished Alumni and reunion classes at the annual dinner-dance. Dress is black tie optional.
The following accommodations have been arranged at special rates for the CMS Alumni Weekend. Please contact the hotel directly to qualify for the special pricing.
InterContinental, Chicago Magnificent Mile
(505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL)
Rates start at $269 + taxes
For reservations, please:
• Call (800) 628-2112 and state that you are with Chicago Medical School.
• Click here
The room block is KGC. Rooms are blocked from October 3–5, 2013.
(540 N Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL)
Rates start at $249 + taxes
For reservations, please:
• Call (877) 303-0104 or (866) 596-7456
• Click here
Rooms are blocked from October 3–6, 2013.
Group rate deadline for both hotels: September 12, 2013.
Complimentary, round-trip shuttle service from the InterContinental to campus will be provided at specific times for campus events on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 3–5, 2013.
50th Reunion Memory Book Form