October 1-2, 2022


Submission Deadline August 15th, 2021, at 11:59pm EST.

The theme of this year’s conference is A Better Future, and we are now accepting abstracts for the 2021 Virtual AGM and Educational Conference.

Abstract submission is open to all current FMWC members including students and residents; if you are not a current FMWC member, please select the option to join FMWC when you register for the conference. The submitting author must be a current FMWC member and must be registered for the 2021 conference.

Accepted abstracts will be shown as visual abstracts in the Virtual Poster Hall at the 2021 Virtual AGM and Educational Conference. There will be no oral presentations.

We encourage abstracts related to this year’s conference theme of A Better Future, as well as research related to:

  • Physician leadership
  • Gender-inclusive health care
  • Physician health and wellness
  • Women, peace, and security
  • Women’s cardiovascular health
  • Health equity
  • Equity, diversity, and inclusion
  • Women’s sexual and reproductive health
  • Women’s health issues

This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your work at a national level and we invite you to submit your abstracts here:

The abstract limit is 250 words (not including title, headings, authors, and affiliations) and submissions should be formatted using the following headings:

  • Background and Objectives
  • Methods
  • Results
  • Discussion and/or Impact
  • Conclusions

The Abstract Review/Poster Committee will be selecting the top physician, resident, and medical student abstracts based on the following criteria:

  • Impact on women’s health
  • Validity of conclusions based on methodology and/or scholarly approach
  • Communication and clarity
  • Ability to stimulate discussion on women’s health issues

Authors will be informed of acceptance status by the end of August 2021.

If your abstract is accepted, you are giving consent for FMWC to show your virtual abstract in the Virtual Poster Hall during the 2021 Virtual AGM and Educational Conference. After October 2, 2021, the Virtual Poster Hall will remain open on the conference website for on demand viewing by conference participants. Visual abstracts may also be posted on the FMWC website.

Questions can be forwarded to [email protected]

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