Alumni ​& Friends

Alumni Reunion Day

Friday, May ​3, 201​9
OU Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City

Honoring the classes of 195​​9, 196​​​4, 196​​​9, 197​4, 197​​​9, 198​4, 198​​​9, 199​​​4, 199​​9, 200​​​4, and 2009.

All alumni are invited to the OU Health Sciences Center campus for a full day of activities including campus tours and time to celebrate with your class. The day will conclude with our Alumni Awards program and Alumni Reception. 
 
REGISTER

Please register online to attend Alumni Reunion Day or call the Office of Alumni at (405) 271-23​00.

Please complete our Class Notes form to update your class on what you’ve been doing since graduation. This information will be shared with your class during Reunion 201​​9.

Schedule of Events

Friday, May ​​3, 2019



9:45 a.m.

Registration & Visit with Classmates
Robert Bird Library - Main Lobby
1105 N. Stonewall Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73117

 
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
College of Medicine Update 
Robert Bird Library Auditorium

 
10 a.m.
Welcome from the Dean
Meet Interim Executive Dean John Zubialde to learn more about the continued growth of OU College of Medicine and how we are meeting the medical education needs of Oklahoma and beyond.

  10:30 a.m. Celebrating 100 Years of GME at OU 
Get a look inside our 100 year history of GME at OU and learn more about thriving program we have today. 
 
 11:00 a.m.
What’s medical school like in 2019? 
Hear from current medical students about the challenges they face, the tools they use, and their prospects as young physicians. 


12:15 pm

Alumni ​Lunch
$25 per person - Robert Bird Library Patio


1:15 pm - 2 pm

College of Medicine Walking Tour & Bus Tour
Tours depart from the Bird Library Patio
Explore the College of Medicine and the ​OUHSC campus on a walking tour with current medical students. A bus tour of campus will also be available, but will not include the inside of the buildings.  



2 pm - 3 pm

Simulation Exploration
Clinical Skills Education & Testing Center
Finish your tour at our Clinical Skills Education and Testing Center. Explore the trainers and high-fidelity simulators available to teach medical students before they see patients. Get hands-on experience with the latest technology in medical education


5:30 pm

Alumni Awards Ceremony & Alumni Reception
Embassy Suites OKC/Downtown Medical Center
741 N. Phillips Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73104


​​5:30 pm - Awards program honoring the Class of 1969 and Award Winners: 

Charles Pasque, M.D., Class of 1989
Physician of the Year - Academic Medicine

Bill McCurdy, M.D., Class of 196​4
Physician of the Year - Private Practice

Danny Cavett
Friend of Medicine

6 p.m. to 8 p.m. - Alumni Reception 
Join OU College of Medicine Alumni & Friends for a Cocktail Reception in celebration of Reunion Day 2019. Meet up with classmates and catch up on news and achievements. 

There will be special reunions and class pictures for our classes celebrating milestones: 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999, 2004 and 2009.

   Class Events Class of 1969 50th Reunion Dinner
Embassy Suites OKC/Downtown Medical Center
Members of the Class of 19​69 and guests are invited to dinner in celebration of their 50th Reunion. 

Event Details



Location:

Robert Bird Library
​1105 N. Stonewall Avenue
Oklahoma City, 73​117
Reunion Day Map


Contact Information:

OU College of Medicine Office of Alumni & Development
OUCOMalumni@ouhsc.edu
(405) 271-2300



Parking:

Parking for Reunion Day is available on campus in Lot 10K located on the east side of the College of Nursing and Student Union. You can find the entrance to Lot 10K off Stonewall Avenue, on the south side of the College of Nursing. Please follow the drive and pull a ticket at the gate. You can walk west across Stonewall Avenue to get to the Bird Library. Please bring your ticket to the registration desk for validation. If you require special parking on the basis of disability, please call us at 405-271-2300.



Directions to the Oklahoma History Center:

From the OUHSC Campus, take Lincoln Boulevard north to NE 23rd street. Travel east on 23rd street and turn left onto North Laird Avenue. Turn left onto E. Madison Street and proceed to the main entrance of the History Center. The Reception will be held on the 2nd floor and dinner on the main floor.



Driving Directions

From South:
Take Exit #1D (Lincoln Blvd) off of I-235 North bound
Turn ​right (east) on ​10th Street.
Follow 10th Street east until it ends at Stonewall Avenue. Turn right and then turn left quickly to enter the drive for Lot 10K.


From North:

Take Exit #1G (10th Street, Oklahoma Health Center) off of I-235 South bound
Turn ​right (​east) on ​10th Street.
Follow 10th Street east until it ends at Stonewall Avenue. Turn right and then turn left quickly to enter the drive for Lot 10K

From East:
Take Exit #126 (Okla. Health Center, State Capitol, Edmond) off of I-40 West bound onto I-235 North bound.
Take Exit #1D (Lincoln Blvd) off of I-235
Turn ​right (East) on ​10th Street.
Follow 10th Street east until it ends at Stonewall Avenue. Turn right and then turn left quickly to enter the drive for Lot 10K.

From West:
​Follow I-40 East bound and exit onto I-235N. 
Take exit 1D for Lincoln Boulevard toward Oklahoma Health Center/State Capitol.
Turn right (East) on ​10th street and follow until it ends at Stonewall Avenue. Turn right and then turn quickly left to enter the drive for Lot 10K.



Lodging
Below is a list of lodging options close to the OKC campus, including Bricktown and downtown OKC. There is new Embassy Suites opening in March on the south side of the Oklahoma Health Center campus. A link is included below for room and rate information and they are presently taking reservations. Please check back in January for information about a room block at the Embassy Suites. The hotel will have a shuttle with a driving radius that includes the OUHSC campus and Bricktown district.

Embassy Suites Downtown/Medical Center (On campus)
Aloft OKC - Downtown/Bricktown (1.5 miles)
Hampton Inn & Suites - Bricktown (1.8 miles)
Ambassador Hotel OKC (2 miles)
Skirvin Hilton (2 miles)
Hilton Garden Inn - Bricktown (1.8 miles)
Renaissance Marriott - Downtown (2.2 miles)
Courtyard Marriott - Downtown (3 miles)

 




Around
Oklahoma City

If you haven’t visited Oklahoma City recently, you are in for quite a surprise! Recently named one of National Geographic’s Best Trips of 2015, Oklahoma City has grown into a destination with the help of the Oklahoma City Thunder, the boat house district, and revitalization downtown and surrounding neighborhoods. In an effort to “Keep it Local” has led to unique dining and shopping experiences throughout the city. Take some time to explore the areas listed below:

Oklahoma City National Memorial
OKC Boathouse District
Myriad Botanical Gardens
Bricktown
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
Oklahoma City Museum of Art
The Paseo Arts District


 

Registration & Visit with Classmates
Andrews Academic Tower - Atrium
800 Stanton L. Young Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Registration & Visit with Classmates
Andrews Academic Tower - Atrium
800 Stanton L. Young Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Registration & Visit with Classmates
Andrews Academic Tower - Atrium
800 Stanton L. Young Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73104