Virtual MD Alumni Weekend 2021 Schedule

Registration required for virtual participation.


Friday, October 15

Medical Alumni Association Board Meeting (Closed)
9 am – 12 noon

Update on COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment
2 – 4 pm \ Register to receive a link to the online presentation

Kevin P. High, MD, MS, MACP, FIDSA, President, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, President Atrium Health—North Central and Western North Carolina; Caryn G. Morse, MD, House Staff, ’01, ’03, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of Infectious Disease Clinical Trials; and John W. Sanders, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine and Chief of Infectious Diseases will provide an update on COVID-19 and describe ongoing clinical and research efforts at Wake Forest School of Medicine.

Medical Alumni Association Celebration Presentation: Honoring Distinguished Awards Recipients and Bowman Gray Society Inductees
7 pm \ Register to receive a link to the online presentation

MAA Distinguished Awards Recipients

  • Achievement: M. Stephen Ledbetter, MD ’92
  • Faculty: George W. Plonk Jr., MD ’73, and House Staff ’77
  • Service: Alfred L. Baker, MD ’66, and Dorothy Clark Baker (Posthumous)
  • Student Excellence: Christopher Rodman, MD ’21 

Bowman Gray Society Inductees

Members of the MD Class of 1970 and 1971

Saturday, October 16

Virtual Tour of the Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education
View a self-guided tour

Conversation with the Dean: Innovation at Wake Forest School of Medicine
11 am – 12: 30 pm \ Register to receive a link to the online presentation

Join Julie Ann Freischlag, MD, FACS, FRCSEd(Hon), DFSVS, Chief Executive Officer, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist, Dean, Wake Forest School of Medicine, and Chief Academic Officer, Atrium Health Enterprise, as she leads a conversation on our strategic combination with Atrium Health, innovation and its impact for our students—and eventually their patients. Learn about the ground-breaking research conducted by our faculty and students as well as the unique and transformative education our students receive.

During Conversation with the Dean, the MAA will host its brief annual meeting.

Class Reunion Happy Hour (or two!)
5 pm \ Register to receive a link to the online gathering

Join your classmates for a virtual reunion gathering, reminiscing about your time in medical school while creating new memories for years to come!