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WFME 2019

Today : 2020.04.05

Call for Abstracts &
On-line Submission

The scientific committee welcomes your submission of abstracts for the 2019 WFME World Conference (WFME 2019).
Abstracts of novel works related to Accreditation and Quality Improvement in medical education will be welcome. Topic areas include not only research on accreditation and quality development, but also actual experience and practice in your medical schools and postgraduate training programs such as organizational cultures, success and failure stories and barriers/challenges in your institutions or countries, etc. The suggested topic areas are follows;

Topic Areas

  • 1. Purposes and Models of Quality and Regulation in Medical Education
  • 2. Recognition of Accreditation: The WFME Programme
  • 3. Standards for Basic Medical Education: How to Develop Them and How to Use Them
  • 4. Standards and Accreditation in Postgraduate Medical Education
  • 5. The Quality Assurance of Continuing Professional Development
  • 6. Maintenance of Standards of Education in the Transition Years of Medical Education: Internship, Foundation Years and Residency
  • 7. Promotion of Student and Academic Exchanges
  • 8. Educational Quality in the Multi-Professional Context
  • 9. General session: other novel works related with basic medical education, postgraduate training and continuous professional development, etc.

Important Dates

Extended Abstract Submission Due Jan. 21, 2019
Notification of Acceptance Jan. 23, 2019
Early Registration Due Jan. 31, 2019
Presenting Author Registration Due Jan. 31, 2019
On-line Registration Due Mar. 29, 2019

Submission Guidelines

All abstracts MUST be submitted through the online submission system (no template) of the WFME 2019 official website at until Jan. 21, 2019. Fax or Email submission is NOT available.

  1. Step 1Log-in with your ID & Password
  2. Step 2Go to ‘On-line Submission’
  3. Step 3Choose the Submission Category
  4. Step 4Follow a procedure of Submission
  5. Step 5Complete your Abstract Submission
  6. Step 6Check a Confirmation sent by email automatically


Language English
Words Max. 350 words (text only)
Type of paper Oral, Poster or Either
Structure Background
Summary of Work
Summary of Results
Discussion and Conclusions
Take-home Messages
Keywords Maximum of five keywords in English

Travel Grant

Travel Grant may be awarded to qualified authors with outstanding papers.
Authors who fulfill the requirements below may apply for a grant during the online submission process.

  • Age under 40 (born on or after January 1, 1978)
    - A copy of passport to verify the date of birth should be submitted as part of the online submission.
  • First & presenting author of the abstract
Contact for Abstracts
For abstract submission inquiries, please feel free to contact the secretariat by email at


[WFME 2019 Secretariat] c/o The Plan Co.
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For general inquiries
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