11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
By invitation only

Half Century Luncheon

Each year, the Stanford Medicine Alumni Association hosts a special afternoon designed to honor medical alumni and friends across multiple graduation years to celebrate those who graduated more than 50 years ago.

This program is by invitation only.




Guest Speaker

Sherry Wren, MD, FACS, FCS

Professor of Surgery and Director of Global Surgery,Stanford Center for Innovation and Global Health

Professor Sherry Wren has been on the faculty at Stanford University since 1997.  She serves as Vice Chair for Professional Development and Diversity, Director of Global Surgery at the Center for Innovation and Global Health, Director of Clinical Surgery at the Palo Alto Veterans Health Care System, and is the former Associate Dean of Academic Affairs for the university.  Dr. Wren is also a Honorary Professor in the Centre for Neurosciences and Trauma at the Blizard Institute within Barts Cancer Institute at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London.  Dr. Wren is a member of 15 national and international organizations. She is the current President of the Halsted Society and serves on the Advisory Council for General Surgery, ACS.  Previously she served on the executive committee of the American College of Surgeons Board of Governors as well as the Board of Governors of the Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgery.  She is currently on the editorial boards of JAMA Surgery, Surgical Endsocopy, and the Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery and Advanced Techniques.   She is a fellow of the College of Surgeons of East, Central, and Southern Africa, a consortium of 12 sub Saharan African countries.  Her clinical practice is in gastrointestinal malignancy and robotics.  Her research interests are in surgical outcomes, robotics, cancer, and global surgery.


Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club
2900 Sand Hill Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025

Parking Information

Complimentary valet parking is available onsite. Please present the parking attendant with your invitation on arrival.  


This program is by invitation only. If you received an invitation and would like to RSVP, please email us at medalumni@stanford.edu or call us at (650)-725-0526.