Conferences

Conference on Medical Student Education

Presenter Information

All presenters must register for the conference and pay the registration fee.

Helpful resources for confirmed presenters of this year's Conference on Medical Student Education:

Uploading Your Presentations to the Conference App

Presenters will upload their presentations directly into the STFM Conference App. When the app is ready to accept uploads, all lead presenters will receive an email with uploading instructions. Please plan on uploading your presentations prior to heading to the conference. 

Be aware that uploading to the Conference App does not automatically place your presentation materials in the STFM Resource Library. If you'd like for other attendees (and yourself) to be able to access your presentation after the conference, please also upload your presentation to the STFM Resource Library at resourcelibrary.stfm.org 

Session Formats

This conference offers a variety of session formats to satisfy differing

Workshops
2-hour task-oriented, small-group educational sessions

Seminars:
90-minute didactic presentations with audience discussion


Symposia: 
90-minute sessions on collaborative work from multiple
​ ​institutions or departments with a moderator organizing a brief​ ​presentation to stimulate focused discussion by participants.

Lecture-Discussions: 
45-minute didactic presentations, with
​ ​discussion; two lectures are paired and offered consecutively in a​ ​90-minute session.

In-Progress and Completed Projects: 
15-20 minute consecutive
​ ​sessions on original work, with focus on research.

Poster Presentations: 
Visual presentations with an informal information
​ ​exchange; attendees can peruse the posters and speak with the​ ​presenters. 90-minutes total, during refreshment breaks.

Hot Topic Sessions: 
45-90 minute sessions with topics and
​ ​presenters selected based on the current need of the discipline.

Special Topic Breakfasts: 
60-minute informal presentations to share
​ ​experiences, ideas, problems, or solutions; leaders briefly present​ ​material and facilitate discussion. Limit 10 participants per table.

STFM Collaboratives and Open Table Discussion Breakfasts:​ ​
60-minute informal discussions by STFM Collaboratives to share experiences and ideas about common topics in family medicine education.​ ​Limit 10 participants per table.

Questions

If you have questions about the Conference on Medical Student Education, contact stfmoffice@stfm.org

Contact Us

11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway

Leawood, KS 66211

800.274.7928

Email: stfmoffice@stfm.org 

 

Events

Apr 27-May 1, 2019Annual Spring Conference

 

 

Deadlines

April 1: Early bird registration deadline for the Annual Spring Conference.

April 10: Call for presentations submission deadline for the Conference on Practice & Quality Improvement

June 17: Call for presentations submission deadline for the Conference on Medical Student Education