Paris Conference Exchange for CMGF 2018 (Family Medicine French Congress)

Dear Vasco da Gamians,

We would like to invite you to participate in a Conference Exchange in Paris, from April 3rd to 7th, 2018.

 

Conference-exchange information:

Arrival:

Monday April 2nd (careful: Easter Monday is a holiday in France!); main international airport is Roissy-Charles de Gaulle (CDG), connected to the city center by trains (RER)


Primary care exchange:

Tuesday and Wednesday 3rd-4th April, in Paris or in the close suburbs (public transport available)

Possibility on request to take part in FAYR-GP Pre-conference on Wednesday 4th (young researchers in GP)

Each participant will be asked to make a brief presentation of the health system and the GP training program in his/her country.

 

Conference:

from Thursday 5th to Saturday 7th, will be held the 12th Congress of Family Medicine: designed by and for GPs, it is aimed at keeping us updated on the latest medical information and teaching new approaches and gestures. Exchange, discussion and debate are much valued also! And for foreigner participants, there will be 6 English-spoken sessions.

 

Social programWork in progress! During your stay, we’ll organize dinners and social events to discover the city and get to know each other!

 

Accommodationnot included, but we’ll be happy to help you find a well-located place (hotel, AirBnb) if you want!

 

What is included: conference exchange, FAYR-GP preconference (if requested), participation to CMGF congress

Not included: travel expenses, accommodation, social events

 

There are 6 places available for this exchange.

 

Selection criteria are:

  • The candidate has a good understanding and speaking of English or French

  • The candidate must play an active role in the exchange program and be active to

    spread the experiences in his/her working country

  • We prefer candidates who have not yet joined an exchange before

  • Each participant will be asked to make a brief presentation of the health system and

    the GP training program in his/her country.

You can send a motivation letter and curriculum vitae to your National Exchange Coordinator, mentioning your preference between two days with a GP or one day with a GP/one day at the FAYR-GP Pre-conference. 

Deadline for application is Friday February 9th, 2018.