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T1 Retreat + Parent Reception

Saturday August 5th, The Office of Admissions and Student Affairs in conjunction with the Tulane Office of Advancement welcomes all parents and incoming students to join us at the Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts for the Vue Orleans Experience and Parent reception.

Students are invited to the interactive Vue Orleans experience offered by the Four Seasons Hotel and Resorts while parents attend their own parent orientation where they have an opportunity to meet the Dean of the Medical School and other members of the faculty and staff. Following parent orientation, The Tulane Office of Advancement will be hosting a reception for parents to learn more about how to get involved in the future of their medical students and meet key staff involved in making this event possible. 

Date: Saturday, August 5, 2023
Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Four Seasons New Orleans (2 Canal St, New Orleans, LA  70130)

Parking: Parking is available at the Four Seasons Hotel with discounted valet at $29. Please indicate to the valet that you are at the hotel for Tulane School of Medicine's T1 Retreat and Parent reception!


5:00 PM  Registration and students' departure to Vue Orleans experience

5:20 PM Welcome

          L. Lee Hamm, M.D., Senior Vice President and Dean

          Elma I. LeDoux, M.D., Associate Dean, Admissions and Student Affairs

5:30 PM Class of 2023 – Incoming Class Profile

          Cindy Morris, Ph.D., Associate Dean, Admissions

Michael Woodson, Ph.D., Director, Admissions

5:45 PM Life as a Medical Student

          Jordan Lo, Class of 2026, President

5:55 PM Diversity and Cultural Awareness

Bennetta C. Horne, Ph.D., Assistant Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion  

Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs

6:10 PM A word from Tulane Office of Advancement, School of Medicine

Cynthia. Hayes, Med, PC, Senior Director, Medical Alumni Relations and Development

6:20 PM Question and Answer Session

Chayan Chakraborti, M.D., FACP, SFHM, Associate Dean for Medical Education & Academic Affairs

6:30 PM Reception

Hosted by Tulane Office of Advancement, School of Medicine.

Dedicated to advancing the mission of the School of Medicine by engaging alumni, parents, and friends of the school.



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Office of Admissions and Student Affairs


Office of Academic Affairs


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