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WONCA Europe 2017 - Call for abstracts

7th August 2016

Abstract submission is now open for the 22nd WONCA Europe Conference, which will be held in Prague from 28th June to 1st July 2017.


The theme of the Conference is: “Growing together in Diversity”. It allows us to open all dimensions of the discipline.”

More information is available via the Conference website.


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Young Doctor Bursaries for Rio 2016 - Closing Date 15th August

7th August 2016

The Brazilian Society of Family and Community Medicine (SBMFC), as official organizer of the RIO WONCA 2016 conference, will offer 30 bursaries to provide the opportunity for young family physicians/general practitioners from around the world to attend the event. These bursaries will be available for family physicians/general practitioners from the countries listed on the conference website. The bursaries cover registration and provide 500 Reals (about US$150) towards expenses.

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Full program for the 3rd VdGM Forum is now available

7th August 2016

The full program for the 3rd VdGM Forum can now be found on this page.


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WONCA Featured Doctor: Claire & Raluca

31st July 2016

Claire Marie Thomas, VdGM President Elect, and Raluca Zoitanu, VdGM-Appointed Member at Large in the WONCA Europe Executive Board, are the WONCA Featured Doctors this month.

Get inspired by these two amazing people. You could be next!


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In memory of Fons Sips

26th July 2016

We have lost you in the physical sense but your memory lives on. Thank you Fons Sips.


-- Dr Fons Sips with the first representation of the Vasco da Gama Movement name and logo (Lisbon, 2005).

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3rd Forum refer-a-friend refunds

17th July 2016

The Refer-a-friend Program ran until July 1st 2016 and allowed participants to earn a free entry or discounts up to 30% off the registration fee for the upcoming 3rd VdGM Forum.


If you participated in this Program you can click on the image below to find if you are entitled to a refund.


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