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Alumni Reception

Alumni Reception in Virginia Beach, Virginia - Oct 2018

In October 2018, the School of Medicine hosted a reception for alumni who live in the Tidewater area. Dean of Medicine Peter F. Buckley, M.D., was on hand to welcome guests, along with Orthopaedics Chair Stephen Kates, M.D., and Family Medicine and Population Health Chair Tony Kuzel, M.D. Special thanks to Allison D. Byrd, M'78, and J. Abbott Byrd III, M'78, who hosted the event in their home. Photos by Jay Paul Photography.

Alumni Reception in Houston - Mar 2018

In March 2018, the School of Medicine hosted a reception for alumni who live in the Houston area. Dean of Medicine Peter Buckley, M.D., was on hand to welcome guests, along with Psychiatry Chair Joel Silverman, M.D., and Psychiatry Professor Kenneth Kendler, M.D. Special thanks to Stephen Kramer, M'67, and his wife, Lauren, who hosted the event in their home. Photos by Jared Jarvis Photography.

Alumni Reception in Los Angeles - Feb 2018

In February 2018, School of Medicine alumni attended a reception and men's basketball watch party with alumni from across the university who live in the Los Angeles area. Dean of Medicine Peter F. Buckley participated in a panel discussion while VCU President Michael Rao, Ph.D., also was on hand to welcome guests. Special thanks to David Boska, M'60, who hosted the event at Bel-Air Country Club and encouraged a great turnout. Photography by VCU Alumni.

Alumni Reception in Lynchburg, Virginia - 2017

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Alumni Reception in Boston - Nov 2017

In November 2017, the School of Medicine hosted a reception at the Association of American Medical College's annual meeting in Boston. Alumni joined AAMC friends and colleagues to celebrate VCU Health's recent ACGME Baldwin Award and hear remarks from Dean of Medicine Peter Buckley, M.D., VCU Health CEO Marsha Rappley, M.D., VCU Health Hospitals and Clinics CEO Deborah Davis, and Chris Colenda, M'77, who spoke on behalf of the alumni body. Photos by David Fox Photography.

Alumni Reception in Winchester, Virginia - Oct 2017

In October 2017, the School of Medicine hosted a reception to introduce Dean of Medicine Peter Buckley, M.D., to medical school alumni who live in Winchester, Virginia. With graduation years ranging from 1962 to 2000, more than a dozen guests enjoyed catching up with one another, learning about the school's 1838 Scholarship Campaign and meeting Buckley, who is the 24th dean of the VCU School of Medicine. Special thanks to Jim Gardiner, M'78, H'83, and his wife, Mary, who hosted the event in their home. Photos by Lauri Bridgeforth.

Alumni Reception Charlotte NC - Oct 2017

Alumni Reception in Charlotte, North Carolina In October 2017, the School of Medicine hosted a reception to introduce Dean of Medicine Peter Buckley, M.D., to medical school alumni who live in Charlotte, North Carolina. With graduation years ranging from 1959 to 2001, more than two dozen guests enjoyed catching up with one another, learning about the school's 1838 Scholarship Campaign and meeting Buckley, who is the 24th dean of the VCU School of Medicine. Special thanks to Bruce Taylor, M'78, who encouraged a great turnout. Photos by The Machine Photography.

Alumni Reception in Charlottesville, Virginia - Sep 2017

In September 2017, the School of Medicine hosted a reception to introduce Dean of Medicine Peter Buckley, M.D., to medical school alumni who live in Charlottesville, Virginia. With graduation years ranging from 1961 to 2013, more than two dozen guests enjoyed catching up with one another, learning about the school's 1838 Scholarship Campaign and meeting Buckley, who is the 24th dean of the VCU School of Medicine. Special thanks to Bert Wellons, M'61, who encouraged a great turnout. Photography by Kevin Schindler.

Alumni Reception in Richmond, Virginia - April 7, 2017

The School of Medicine hosted a reception to introduce Dean of Medicine Peter Buckley, M.D., to medical school alumni on April 7, 2017. Held in Richmond, Virginia, in conjunction with Reunion Weekend, the event drew dozens of alumni from as far away as California. Buckley is the 24th dean of the VCU School of Medicine. Photography by Kevin Schindler.

Alumni Reception in Baltimore, Maryland - Nov 2015

With graduation years ranging from 1952 to 2013, alumni who live in Baltimore attended a November 2015 reception hosted by Dean of Medicine Jerry F. Strauss III, M.D., Ph.D. Held in conjunction with the AAMC annual meeting, the event drew about four dozen guests who enjoyed catching up with one another and hearing from a pair of students who are completing their third and fourth years on the Inova Campus.Photography by Richard Lippenholz.

Alumni Reception in Lynchburg, Virginia - Oct 2015

In October 2015, Dean of Medicine Jerry F. Strauss III, M.D., Ph.D., hosted a reception for alumni who live in Lynchburg, Virginia. About two dozen guests enjoyed catching up with one another and learning about the school's 1838 Scholarship Campaign. With graduation years ranging from 1961 to 2006, the alumni also had the chance to talk with a trio of students who gave them first-hand accounts of what studying and training are like on the MCV Campus today. Special thanks to Robert Cook, M'87, H'92, and Bob Whisnant, M'61, who encouraged a great turnout. Photography by Kevin Schindler.

Alumni Reception in Denver, Colorado - Nov 2011

The School of Medicine hosted nearly 30 guests at an alumni gathering in Denver in November 2011. Held in conjunction with the AAMC's annual meeting, the medical school's faculty and staff had the chance to share the latest news from the MCV and Inova Campuses with alumni from the region. Photos courtesy of Marc Piscotty.

Alumni Reception in Cary, North Carolina - Oct 2010

Dean of Medicine Jerome F. Strauss III, M.D., Ph.D., hosted an alumni gathering in Cary, NC, in October 2010. He spoke about the school's plans for a new medical education building with the more than 30 guests.

Alumni Reception in Philadelphia

A big thank you goes to the Class of 1974's Edith Mitchell for hosting the School of Medicine's annual AAMC reception, held this year at the Union League in Philadelphia. Nearly four dozen attended the reception, held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Jerry Strauss, M.D., Ph.D., his wife Cathy and nearly a dozen faculty members were on hand to share the latest news from the School of Medicine.

Alumni Reception in Seattle

An alumni reception in Seattle drew alumni who live in the area along with those attending the AAMC annual meeting. Guests were welcomed by event host Glenn Barnhart, M'77, and news from the MCV Campus was shared by Interim Senior Associate Dean Susan DiGiovanni, M'84, and VCU Vice President for Health Sciences Marsha Rappley, M.D. Photography by Rebecca Ellison.

Alumni Reception in Winchester, Virginia

A big thank you goes to the Class of 1972's John Willey and his wife, Maxine, who hosted a dozen Winchester-area alumni and their spouses in their home. The Dean of Medicine, Jerry Strauss III, M.D., Ph.D., and his wife, Cathy, were also on hand to share the latest news from the MCV Campus.

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