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Conference Exchange 4th VdGM Forum

20th September 2016

Bienvenus Vasco da Gamians,

After this amazing Forum in Jerusalem, VdGM’s virus has crossed the Mediterranean sea… Saint Exupéry Network is happy to announce you the new forum and its conference exchange in the region of Strasbourg, FRANCE!


When ? From 17/4/17 to 21/4/17 included

-Landing Monday 17th April 2017 (eastern and be careful day off) at your host’s home,

-2 days of exchange: Tuesday 18th and Wednesday 19th April,

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Ideas into impacts: #bigconversations

4th September 2016

Stay tuned for WONCA's #bigconversations on Twitter.

More on this here.



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The path to become a Family Doctor

21st August 2016

Physician/rapper ZDoggMD describes his journey through medical school and the impact caring for patients has had on his life. The video highlights the importance of working together to produce a "Health Care 3.0" that values primary care and patients. #MakeHealthPrimary


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2016 VdGM|St.Exupery|EURIPA Conference Exchange

20th August 2016

The Vasco da Gama Movement, in collaboration with the Organising Committee of the 6th EURIPA Rural Health Forum, the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Marseille, the Marseille Association of Graduates and the Saint Exupery Movement are pleased to invite 10 trainees or young family doctors to spend two days in a surgery close to Marseille before the Rural Forum begins.


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5th FAYR-GP Research Autumn School 2016

20th August 2016

Bonjour à tous!

Would you like to improve your expertise on research in primary care?  Would you like to improve your command of French? Then the Autumn School of FAYR-GP is meant for you.


FAYR-GP, the French Association of Young Researchers in General Practice, invites you to their 5th Autumn School, to be held in Lyon (France) from September 30th to October 1st 2016.


2 places are being offered for young GPs or GPs trainees. This includes:

- free registration for the 5th Autumn School;

- accomodation for 3 nights;

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Family Violence

17th August 2016

Family Violence is a major public health issue globally, having a serious impact on victims health. Despite this, education on this pervasive subject is lacking in GP training across Europe.


In 2013, the VdGM Family Violence Group was born, aspiring to empower GPs and GP trainees with skills and knowledge to identify and deal with Family Violence and its consequences.


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IV Balearic Meeting Conference Exchange

10th August 2016

Go to this webpage to find the latest updates on the 2016 VdGM|IBaMFIC Conference Exchange - aka IV Balearic Meeting Conference Exchange.


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