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Call for Abstracts

We invite you to submit an abstract relating to any aspect of medical or health sciences education for either oral or poster presentation. Submissions may be reports of research findings or descriptions of innovations in medical/health sciences education. Submissions must be in English. For research projects please structure your abstract according to the format: Background, Summary of Work, Summary of Results, Conclusions. For descriptions of innovations, please structure your abstract under the headings: Context, Intervention, Observations, Conclusions.


Submissions are strictly limited to 300 words and must be submitted online. Accepted abstracts will be presented at the Conference only upon confirmation of registration by the presenting author.


Best Presentation Awards


All accepted abstracts will be considered for the two awards, Merit for Best Oral Presentation and Merit for Best Poster Presentation.


Oral Presentation will be determined by an international panel of judges, based on the following criteria:

  • Originality
  • Methodology
  • Results and conclusion
  • Quality of presentation
  • Significance and impact on medical education

Posters will be assessed on their ability to communicate the key messages clearly and succinctly. The following criteria will be used to judge the poster as displayed:

  • Attraction: Is it visually appealing? Does it capture the viewer’s attention?
  • Design: Does it meet the required specification and does it conform to good practice in terms of content and style?
  • Content: Is it clearly described?
  • Findings or messages: Are they clearly conveyed by the poster? Are they relevant, applicable or useful to medical and health sciences education?

Deadline for submission: September 30 2020