Council Meeting, Election Results, Annual Report 2022

Today Council and Exec gathered for an online meeting prior to the approaching f2f meeting in London. Thanks to everyone in attendace for spending your precious summertime for the Benefit of VdGM /EYFDM.

Bursaries for WONCA / VdGM London Conference

The Vasco da Gama Movement Fund aims to support the visit of two young GPs, preferrably with low income and relatively new to VdGM, to the VdGM Preconference as well as the following WONCA Europe Conference in London 2022 with up to 800€.

Could it be you?

5 Bursaries for Nordic GP Congress

Stavanger University gives five bursaries to attend the Nordic Congress of General Practice in Stavanger, Norway from 21.-23. of June 2022.
All the information and poster are in the attachments

April 13th VdGM Online Gathering

So many days till London...
Spend time with your VdGM pals on April 13th, 19oo CET.
Plus hear a pres by oldschool VdGM President - now WONCA CEO Harris Lygidakis.
Access via this Wonder.me link
Drop in and enjoy the company.


The VdGM Executive Board have two upcoming vacancies: President Elect and WONCA Europe Liaison. Elections will be held at the Council Meeting in June (final date to be confirmed). The elections organisational policy can be found here (this outlines the process, eligibility critera and required documents).

Earn the Junior Research Award 2022

Young and promising researches of the VdGM and friends arise.
Here comes the freshest Junior Research Award ever, enabling you to shine light onto your research projects during WONCA 2022.
Apply soon following the regulations in the attached document


...make another step to fm science fame.

WONCA London: 1 Week Earlybird left

Warning: Wonca Europe Conference 2022 London approaching fast- discounted rates until Feb 28.
Jun 27 - Jul 1, complete with VdGM Preconference + Exchange, pleasing all the ydm needs that built up...

Part of Global Climate & Health Alliance

VdGM joined another Movement of significat size tackling meaningful issues - the Global Climate & Health Alliance. See GCHA Website.


VdGM is now part of the Global Climate and Health Alliance, an an alliance of health NGOs, health professional organizations, and health and environment alliances from around the world.
We strongly encourage alle our members to take a stand against climate Change.
The quite comprehensive Webpage provides an interesting Science section with enough fuel for strenous arguments.

Events officer: candidate found


A candidate has been found and the election process will take place in our council meeting by the end of january.

We thank Alessio Platania as outgoing Events Officer for all his hard work so far!


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