5. July 2016 - Newsletter 23

Dear WONCA Europe Conference participants,
Did you realise that we all just had a fantastic conference in Copenhagen? That is what we hear.  
We hope that you all had enjoyable stays in Denmark and Copenhagen – and hopefully many of you got the opportunity to travel to some of the other Nordic countries as well.  


10. June 2016 - Newsletter 22

Are you ready for Copenhagen?
On Monday 13 June the online registration for WONCA Europe 2016 will close down at 12:00 (Danish time), hereafter you can only register on site in Bella Center from 10:00 on Wednesday 15 June.
Conference app: A large number of delegates – from all continents – have already downloaded our conference app – have you? 


5. June 2016 - Newsletter 21

Time is approaching for the WONCA Europe 2016 Conference in Copenhagen, and we would therefore like to share some important and useful information with you;
WONCA Europe Conference 2016 APP: WONCA Europe Conference 2016 Copenhagen has gone mobile! This means there will be no paper-abstract-book this year and only a brief summary of the program in print - so please use our conference app. 

30. May 2016 - Newsletter 20

Professor Michael Kidd (Australia) - President of the World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA)
We are proud to announce that the 21st WONCA Europe Conference will be officially launched with an inaugural key-note presentation by Professor Michael Kidd. Michael is and will serve as World President from 2013-2016 until the next WONCA World Conference to be held, in Rio de Janeiro, in November 2016.

 

12. May 2016 - Newsletter 19

Please be aware of the deadline for regular fee on 15 May, hereafter late fee will be applicable. You can register here.
In Copenhagen in June we are delighted to present: Kaisu Pitkälä, professor of General Practice at the University of Helsinki – giving a keynote on IS THERE EVIDENCE ON EFFECTIVENESS OF PREVENTIVE INTERVENTIONS IN OLDER PEOPLE?

 

3. May 2016 - Newsletter 18

Please be aware of the deadline for regular fee on 15 May, hereafter late fee will be applicable. You can register here.
In Copenhagen in June we are delighted to present:Katherine Rouleau, associate professor with the Department of Family and Community Medicine at the University of Toronto

27. April 2016 - Newsletter 17

Countdown to WONCA Conference in Copenhagen: 
7 more weeks to go, and we hope to see you all in Bella Center!!! Please be aware of the deadline for regular fee on 15 May, hereafter late fee will be applicable.


21. April 2016 - Newsletter 16

“Programme at a glance” for WONCA Europe 2016:
We are delighted to present the first edition of the ”programme at a glance” for WONCA Europe 2016.
We received a record-large number of session proposals and abstracts. Based on external reviews and a thorough assessment by the energetic Scientific Committee, we are proud of the result.


31. March 2016 - Newsletter 15

From surgery in India to health care equity for immigrants in Europe
There is an increasing inequality in health and access to healthcare throughout Europe. What is the role of family medicine in this? Does general practice diminish inequality? Or is the development of general practice leading to a healthcare system for the middle class? What do we mean when we talk about inequality?

 

17. March 2016 - Newsletter 14

Meet Ulrika Sandén - our "patient voice" - in Copenhagen in June
Ulrika Sandén is a social worker pursuing doctoral research of cancer processes at the Ingvar Kamprad Design Centre, Lund University, Sweden. She is also a brain tumor survivor and her book about the trajectory as a surgical and oncological patient was on the literature curriculum of the Karolinska Institute medical school.

 

9. March 2016 - Newsletter 13

Great news: The participants of WONCA Copenhagen will be able to train skills that are important to
the daily work of a GP. We have created a “Skills lab” in an open area in the conference center.

 

25. February 2016 - Newsletter 12

June and Wonca Europe in Copenhagen is getting closer :-)
In Copenhagen in June we are delighted to present:
Professor Martin Roland, University of Cambridge – giving a keynote on The future of primary care
What is primary care going to look like in the future?


9. February 2016 - Newsletter 11

News from Copenhagen: 1,562 abstracts received for WONCA Europe 2016!!!
The official abstract submission period has ended last Friday, 5 February. Optimistically, our estimate was 1,200 submissions, - but we have received 1,562 abstracts!
Copenhagen – WONCA Europe 2016 Conference – do not miss this opportunity for a FANTASTIC conference! 

 

3. February 2016 - Newsletter 10

FINAL DEADLINE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION: 5 FEBRUARY 2016
DEADLINE EARLY BIRD FEE FOR CONFERENCE DELEGATES: 15 FEBRUARY 2016
In Copenhagen in June we are delighted to present:
Professor Martin Marshall – a keynote on making healthcare affordable in future Europe

 

21. January 2016 - Newsletter 9

Diagnosing is a vital task in Family Medicine – a cornerstone in clinical work. With over
10,000 diseases, diagnosing is a challenging task. We use history, examination, and
different diagnostic tests and need to combine the results. 


15. January 2016 - Newsletter 8

Please note that the deadline for abstract submission has been extended until 5 February 2016.
Please do not hesitate to submit your abstract at our abstract submission page.
We are delighted to present professor Martin Roland as our new keynote speaker


14. December 2015 - Newsletter 7

In 6 months’ time we hope to see you all in Copenhagen for WONCA Europe 2016,
- please, do remember to book the dates 15 – 18 June 2016 in your new 2016 diary.
Read more about further key dates in 2016 in Newsletter number 7.


1. December 2015 - Newsletter 6


Several groups and individuals have expressed their positive interest in contributing
to the themes and the issues addressed by the keynote speakers; high quality
expertise within important aspects of future family medicine.

 

5 November 2015 - Newsletter 5

The Copenhagen Conference will be a high quality conference and it will present
scientific material from all of Europe and abroad - and in particular papers from
the
Nordic countries that are known for their general practice. We will focus very
much
on our seven keynote speakers and they have been chosen very carefully.

 

29 September 2015 - Newsletter 4

Family medicine and the aging Europe11% of the world-population live in
Europe – and did you know that while 25% were 65 years old or more in 2013,
it will be 40% in 2030. That is reality for all new GPs in Europe!

 

2 September 2015 - Newsletter 3

Europe is experiencing a humanitarian tragedy. Thousands of refugees and
migrants are trying to escape war, fear and a ruined future. They have
scars on soul and body and they need good family medicine.

 

7 July 2015 - Newsletter 2

Important message from our WONCA World president Michael Kidd
and wishes for a great summer.

 

11 June 2015 - Newsletter 1

WONCA Europe Conference 2016, Copenhagen,
opens for abstract-submission and for registration on 15 June 2015.
 

Countdown to WONCA Conference in Copenhagen:

7 more weeks to go, and we hope to see you all in Bella Center!!!

Please be aware of the deadline for regular fee on 15 May, hereafter late fee will be applicable.

You can register here