Saturday, November 4, 2023
Virtual via Zoom
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
The Virginia Academy of Family Physicians is seeking submissions for the VAFP Scholarly Symposium to be held on Saturday, November 4, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. virtual via Zoom.
Submissions from medical students, residents, and fellows are eligible. A one time fee of $15 is required per person.
One Time $15 Registrant Fee
Please note that you must also complete the application form.
Scholarly activity may be presented in poster format or as an oral presentation.
All participants will pre-record their presentations – oral presentations limited to 5 minutes and poster presentations limited to 2-3 minutes. The preliminary schedule of events will be based on the number of submissions received/selected.
Submissions from each category by registrant type (medical students, residents, and fellows) will be included. The pre-recorded presentations (oral – 5 minutes and poster – 2-3 minutes) will be followed by a question-and-answer session facilitated by the moderator.
If you have multiple submissions, one application form should be completed for each submission. You are only required to pay the $15 fee once regardless of the number of submissions.
Submit application including abstract (250 words or less) no later than October 13, 2023.
Submit your prerecorded presentation (voice over PowerPoint file(s) with or without speaker view) no later than October 20, 2023.
All projects will be reviewed and provided written feedback by a minimum of two judges. Review will focus on the following:
For presentations and posters in which the above criteria do not apply, reviewers will seek to evaluate the extent to which the submitted presentation is of interest to family physicians.