Reunion Weekend Schedule

Friday, May 17 Activities

5:00 p.m.  Class of 1979 Dinner at Pegasus Taverna
The Class of 1979 will begin their reunion festivities at Pegasus Taverna (Greektown) located at 558 Monroe St in Detroit.

6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Reception and tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA)
This evening of culture, conversation and comradery begins with a reception featuring heavy hors d'oeuvres, beer, wine, and a welcome and brief remarks by Dean Jack D. Sobel. The remainder of the evening will be spent enjoying the sights and sounds of the Detroit Institute of Arts.

6:30 p.m.  Class of 1984 Reception at Empire Kitchen and Cocktails
The Class of 1984 will begin their reunion festivities at Empire Kitchen and Cocktails located at 3148 Woodward Avenue in Detroit (2 blocks north of Little Caesars Arena, entrance on Erksine - valet parking available)

Saturday, May 18 Activities
Gordon Scott Hall

7:30 a.m.- 8 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8 a.m.-11:50 a.m.  

Dr. Morris S. Brent Lectureship Series
Margherio Family Conference Center

12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

Scott Hall Cafeteria

Update of the School of Medicine
Medical Alumni Association Annual Business Meeting

1:30 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Tour of the Medical School, RIchard J. Mazurek, M.D. Medical Education Commons and Shiffman Library

MGM Grand Detroit

5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

Special Class Receptions

Silent Auction

7:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.  

Dinner and Awards Presentation

Recent Alumni Award - Paul Thomas, M.D. '13

Distinguished Alumni Award - Eric Ayers, M.D. '89 and Michael Busuito, M.D. '81 

Lawrence Weiner Award - Elisabeth Heath, M.D., F.A.C.P.

9:30 p.m.-midnight Dancing and Afterglow


Sunday, May 19 Activities
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.    Detroit Bus Tour led by Detroit Experience Factory

The route features must-see Detroit attractions, legendary landmarks and new development in Downtown, Corktown and Midtown, including 15-minute stops at the Guardian Building and Heidelberg Project, where you can get up close views of these treasured jewels.

3:30 p.m.              Detroit Medical Orchestra Concert, Community Arts Auditorium Main Campus

"Celebrating a Decade of Healing Through Music"
ELGAR   "Pomp and Circumstance"
ELGAR   "March No. 1 in D Major"
MOZART   "Clarinet Concerto in A Major"
                  Featuring Dr. Michael L. Cher, M.D.
                 Chair of Urology, WSU School of Medicine
                 Chief of Urology, Karmanos Cancer Institute

 ELGAR   "Enigma" Variations


Other Reunion Weekend Events

Sunday, May 19

9 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.            Post Bac and BMA 50th Anniversary Celebration Prayer Breakfast and Cookout at the Detroit Yacht Club, 1 Riverbank Drive, Detroit

This event is organized and hosted by the Post Bac/BMA Alumni Steer Committee. 

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Contact Anita Moncrease, M.D. '84 at for details