Larger than Life: A Celebration of the Life & Work of John S. Najarian

Larger than Life: A Celebration of the Life & Work of John S. Najarian

Larger than Life: A Celebration of the Life & Work of John S. Najarian

Format: Evening reception and social hour, followed by the celebration dinner

Location: McNamara Alumni Center, Minneapolis, Minn. 

  • Reception and Social Hour: @ 5:30 to 6:30 PM

  • Celebration Dinner: @ 6:30 to 10:00 PM 

  • While we are offering free registration for the CME course, we are charging $25 per person for the dinner.

Pre-Register Here! 

About John S. Najarian:

Former Department of Surgery Chair Dr. John S. Najarian (1967-1993) died on August 31, 2020 in Stillwater, Minnesota. Under his leadership, major research, clinical and educational contributions to the field of surgery led to the development of one of the world's largest transplant programs. In 2007, the John S. Najarian Surgical Chair in Clinical Transplantation was established in his honor. Recognized with a multitude of national and international awards, Najarian’s crowning honor is the 2004 Medawar Prize, widely deemed the world’s most prestigious award for outstanding achievement in organ transplantation. He became a Medawar laureate for his monumental contributions to immunobiology, experimental transplantation and clinical transplantation. 

Important COVID-19 Health & Safety Protocols
For all safety guidelines, visit z.umn.edu/COVID19

We are continuing to monitor all COVID-19 public health and safety guidelines and will continue to update our guidelines for this event. As part of the University of Minnesota Medical School and in an effort to  ensure the safety of everyone in attendance, masks are strongly encouraged. 

We will continue to be in communication between now and the event. If you have any immediate questions, please contact Stephanie Taylor (taylo574@umn.edu, #612-625-5151)

 

Date/Time

Friday, May 20, 2022 - 5:30pm to 10:00pm

Location