Medical Alumni Weekend

More than 160 alumni and guests turned out for the annual Spring Medical Alumni banquet on Friday, April 11, which honored recipients of the School of Medicine and Medical Alumni Association’s Distinguished Medical Alumni Award, Distinguished Service Award and Distinguished Faculty Award.

Medical Alumni Weekend click to enlarge Dr. Roper and Stephen Buie, MD’81 – Distinguished Medical Alumnus Award.
Medical Alumni Weekend click to enlarge Dr. Tift Mann, Distinguished Medical Alumnus Award and his wife, along with classmate and former faculty member, Dr. Tom Griggs and his wife.
Recipients of the Distinguished Medical Alumni Awards were Stephen E. Buie, MD’81, of Asheville; J. Tift Mann, MD’69, of Wilmington; G. Earl Trevathan, MD’49, of Greenville; and Richard A. Walsh, MD, of Cleveland, Ohio. The Distinguished Service Award was presented to George W. Cox, MD’66, of Atlanta, Ga., and the Distinguished Faculty Award was presented to Stanley R. Mandel, MD, of Chapel Hill.
Weekend events also included the election of new officers during the Alumni Council Meeting on Friday afternoon, a Saturday morning tour of the medical school and class reunions on Saturday evening.