Alumni Celebration Weekend


Stanford Stadium Skybox upper lawn
625 Nelson Road,
Stanford, CA 94305

6:00 PM             Welcome Dinner (spouses invited) -- casual dress

Francis C. Arrillaga Alumni Center
326 Galvez Street
Stanford, CA 94305-6105

7:30-8:30 AM      Breakfast
8:30 AM               Welcome — Eila Skinner
8:35 AM               Introduction of table discussions — Linda Shortliffe

8:40-9:40 AM      Value Based Healthcare: Is it possible to unravel 100 years of Medical Tradition and Patient Behavior?Tom Smyth (President and CEO U MD St Joseph's Hospital, Moderator); Hartwig Huland (founder Martini Klinik--case study), Muta Issa (Chief VA Emory), Richard Szabo (Chief Kaiser Orange), RIchard Lo (Pedder Urology, Hong Kong) and more

9:45-10:45 AM     How will Academic Departments Survive to train Residents and Fellows without 'burn out'?Raj Pruthi (UNC, Moderator); Tatum Tarin (U. Pitt), Steven Chang (Brigham & Womens), Chuck Shapiro (Kaiser Sunset), Jen Liu (U. OR) and more

10:50-11:20 AM    Break

11:20-12:20 PM    Is the urologic wet bench dead? How and where can research occur in an era "without science" - (academic, private, corporate worlds) — Larissa Rodriguez (USC, Moderator); Stewart McCallum (CMO Recro), Hillary Copp (UCSF), Mark Gonzalgo (U. Miami Cancer Center) and more

12:20-12:30 PM   Group photographs

12:30-1:30 PM      Lunch

1:30-2:30 PM      Going Out of the Box, Balance, and Transitions — Catherine deVries (U Utah, IVU, Moderator); Bob Andonian (diving docent), Bill Lynes (author), Fuad Freiha (Lebanon Ministry of Health and Building a Better Birdhouse), Michael Droller (Mt. Sinai)

2:30-6:00 PM       Unscheduled
6:00 - 7:30 PM     Cocktail Reception (Ford Gardens of the  Alumni Center)
7:30 - 9:30 PM     Dinner (McGaw Hall - Alumni Center)