Latest update from Wonca Vienna 2012

February, 2012

Dear colleagues,

The year 2012 has just begun and the preparations for the 18th Wonca Europe conference 2012, in Vienna, are getting more and more intense. We are looking forward to sharing this exciting and interesting time with you and we will regularly keep you updated.

Rich Roberts and Iona Heath to speak

We are delighted to announce another detail of the program – next to Iona Heath as a keynote speaker for the “art” part of the plenary sessions, Richard Roberts recently confirmed his participation; he will give his keynote speech on The art of family doctoring – a global view.Prof Roberts is currently president of Wonca and professor as well as past chairman of the Department of General Practice at the University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine & Health in Madison.


Moreover, we would like to remind you of the deadlines for registration and submission. The early bird special is still on till February 29, 2012! For the submission of latest research results (“Last Week Results”, deadline March 15, 2012) the online abstract submission site will be accessible from March 1 to March 15, 2012. Please click here for further information!

For authors whose abstract has been accepted under “Last Week Results” for presentation, the early bird registration fee applies till March 31, 2012.

We sincerely invite you to participate in this exciting conference in a fascinating city and are looking forward to welcoming you in Vienna!

Gustav Kamenski, president of the 18th Wonca Europe conference 2012
Manfred Maier, chairman of the scientific committee