MDHS Reunion Weekend 2019

Alumni of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences are invited back to campus for an extensive program of festive events and networking opportunities.

Reunion Weekend returns in 2019 with exciting opportunities to discover the Parkville campus, connect with friends and colleagues, and learn about the cutting edge research taking place here.

All Faculty alumni are welcomed back to campus on Friday 29 and Saturday 30 November for a stimulating line-up of ‘open house’ style tours and exhibitions, professional development opportunities and social events. The weekend will also include several milestone reunions for alumni of the Faculty’s Medicine and Dentistry programs.

More than 1,500 alumni and guests of the Faculty are expected to attend this year, after a highly successful turnout for the inaugural Reunion Weekend in 2018.

Key events

All Alumni Opening Night Garden Party

Friday 29 November, 6pm-8.30pm

Reunion Weekend will officially launch with the Opening Night Garden Party, a celebration for all MDHS alumni. Enjoy live music as well as local food and wines as you revisit the iconic South Lawn.

Discover: Harry Brookes Allen Museum of Anatomy and Pathology

Saturday 30 November, 11am-2pm

Get rare public access to one of Australia’s largest collections of real human tissue specimen and historical anatomical models.

Health Research: Experts in Conversation

Saturday 30 November, 4pm-5.30pm

Hear from an outstanding panel of academics and health leaders discuss the latest in health research. Hear the podcast from last year’s panel: Part 1 | Part 2

Happy Hour

Saturday 30 November, 5.30pm-6.30pm

Faculty alumni will have the chance to network and socialise one final time on South Lawn. Enjoy drinks and nibbles, debrief, compare notes on the day’s events. For those heading to evening reunions, Happy Hour is a great place to meet up with your classmates.

Browse the full events calendar, including booking information, below.

Full program

Watch a recap of Reunion Weekend 2018: