Alumni Welcome School of Medicine & Dentistry Alumni! The School of Medicine and Dentistry Office of Academic Development and Alumni Relations sponsors a number of activities and services for M.D., M.D./Ph.D., Ph.D., Resident and Fellowship alumni, including Meliora Weekend, Reunions, local and regional events, newsletters, and online services. Stay connected with the School and fellow alumni by joining the Rochester Alumni Exchange. This online community, exclusively for University of Rochester alumni, offers an all-alumni directory, class notes, online networking, and more! Meliora Weekend 2015 was a success! Reunion, homecoming festivities, dinners, MED Talks, concerts—dozens of events were packed into four days for alumni, parents, students, faculty, staff, and friends. Click here to view Meliora Weekend photos. Articles from the recent Rochester Medicine are now available online Read the current issue of Rochester Medicine, Volume 1, 2015. This issue includes special articles, interviews related to the Taubman Approach; Orchestrating URMC's transition to a new era of medicine.. Mark Taubman arrived as chief of Cardiology twelve years ago, and has been steadily assuming greater responsibilities ever since. Now, as CEO, Taubman has developed a distinctive leadership style he'll use in his new position. Visit the Rochester Medicine Blog to comment on current articles and read past issues of Rochester Medicine here. Ever Better "Meliora" is the University of Rochester's motto, meaning "Ever Better." We all remember a special moment–a Meliora Moment–when we were encouraged or inspired to be “ever better” and, as a result, we accomplished something we never dreamed we could. What's your Meliora Moment? View a list of School of Medicine and Dentistry alumni who have submitted their Meliora Moments. Contact Us! Office of Academic Advancement and Alumni Relations Larry and Cindy Bloch Alumni and Advancement Center 300 East River Road P.O. Box 278996 Rochester, NY 14627-8996 (585) 273-5954 or (800) 333-4428, toll-free firstname.lastname@example.org. Alumni Services To request your transcripts, verify your credentials, or request a replacement diploma, please visit the Office of Medical Education Website or call (585) 275-4541.