LLP 60th Anniversary Homecoming Weekend


LLP 60th Anniversary Homecoming Weekend

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The Latiolais Leadership Program is excited to celebrate the 60th anniversary of its program during Homecoming Weekend, October 3-4! This two-day reunion will celebrate the legacy of Dr. Clifton J. Latiolais and the achievements of its nearly 400 alumni across the country and around the world.

A general agenda of the events for the celebration can be found below:

Evening Happy Hour

October 3, 2019
5-7 p.m.
The Ohio State University Faculty Club


October 4, 2019
9 a.m.
The Ohio State University Campus

Attendees will start their day at the Ohio State Wexner Medical Center followed by a tour of the medical center and renovated College of Pharmacy. Breakfast will be provided.


Breakout Events

Attendees may then breakout into groups to attend one of the following events:

  1. Food Truck and Columbus Food Tour ($70)
    1. Short North walking tour which includes tastings at 6-7 stops, with plenty of food for a complete lunch, and an experienced guide with a wealth of local culinary knowledge.
  2. Ghost Tour of the Ohio State campus ($0)
    1. Explore the paranormal background of The Ohio State University campus and its rich history on this walking tour.
  3. Brewery Tour ($70)
    1. On this walking tour, guests will learn about the historic neighborhood of Franklinton while exploring the craft beer and food stops that put the city on the map today. Click here for more details.
  4. Orton Geological Museum Tour ($0)
    1. Visit this historical geological museum founded by the first president of The Ohio State University, which holds over 54,000 numbered specimens and is visited by scholars from around the world.

Cost per tour is the total cost to the attendee and includes associated gratuity. Please note that accommodations can be made for those who may not be able to walk far distances.


Evening Reception and Dinner Celebration

October 4, 2019
5:30 p.m.
The Ohio State University Faculty Club

  • 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. - Cocktail Hour. Photographer available for class photos, individual or couples photographs.
  • 6:30 – 6:40 p.m. - Welcome from Robert J. Weber, PharmD, MS ’82, Director, Latiolais Leadership Program (LLP)
  • 6:40 – 6:50 p.m. -  Opening Comments by Dean Mann and Tim Ulbrich, PharmD, PharmD Director, Graduate Program in Health System Pharmacy Administration
  • 6:50 – 7:00 p.m. - Welcome from Phil Schneider, MS ’75, 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient, College of Pharmacy
  • 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. - Dinner
  • 7:30 – 7:40 p.m. - Recognizing Clifton J. Latiolais Award recipients and other dinner attendees
  • 7:45 – 7:55 p.m. - Brief Comments: “Enthusiasm for Excellence” by Harold Godwin, MS ’66, 2018 Remington Medal Recipient
  • 8:00 – 8:10 p.m. - Brief comments: “Philosophical Perspectives” by Christy Norman, PharmD, MS ’08, Vice President Emory Health Care Pharmacy Services
  • 8:10 – 8:20 p.m. - Brief comments: “Personal Commitment” by Michael Ganio, PharmD, MS ’15, Directory Pharmacy Practice and Quality, ASHP
  • 8:20 – 8:30 p.m. - Future directions of the LLP, Robert J. Weber, PharmD, MS ’82, Director, Latiolais Leadership Program (LLP)
  • 8:30 – 9:00 p.m. - Dessert reception

Space for these events is limited. Please register below for the celebration and guarantee your spot! Cost per attendee is estimated to be $75 per person, not including the cost of the group tours. Spouses are encouraged to attend!


Register today


These events are sponsored by the Latiolais Leadership Program at The Ohio State University.