There are multiple formats available at the AMEE conference for you to present your work and ideas through. Abstracts can relate to any aspect of health professions education across the continuum, from undergraduate through postgraduate education to continuing professional development. Submit your abstracts in the categories that you are interested in for the chance to take part. 

Abstract Submissions for AMEE 2022 are now closed.

How to Submit

Visit the submission portal to submit your abstracts, you will need to have registered an account first.

To submit your abstract: 
  • Click on the appropriate button on the left of the screen to start creating your abstract  - maximum 350 words for all types, except research papers and doctoral reports which should be a maximum of 650 words
  • Everyone listed must have an affiliation (institution, city, country), and each abstract must have a presenter
  • Select the ‘special track’ or ‘sub-track’ that most appropriately fits your abstract. Refer to the downloadable pdf Abstract Tracks for more information on what each track or sub-track relates to
  • If submitting a short communication or ePoster you can choose your preferred format or select ‘either’ to allow the organisers to decide
  • Choose if you want to present in Lyon in person, or if you wish to present remotely. For remote presentations, choose the region that best matches your own time zone. All presentations will be live, if your symposium, preconference workshop or conference workshop involves presenters from different regions, please the most appropriate region that suits your presenters’ time zones
  • Review the summary and click on submit. Your abstract will be available to edit up until the submission deadline

    You will receive an email confirming your submission and whether you have elected to present in Lyon or remotely. If you have not received the confirmation, please check your junkmail before contacting [email protected] 

  • All abstracts selected for presentation (except preconference workshops) will take place on Monday 29, Tuesday 30 or Wednesday 31 August. 
    All presenters of accepted abstracts must register and pay to attend AMEE 2022 either in Lyon for an in-person presentation, or for an online presentation.
     
     
    Visit the Abstract Submission Portal Now

    Formats and Deadlines:

    Preconference workshop – present in Lyon or virtually online. Submission Deadline: 21 December 2021
    3-hour interactive ‘Masterclass’ session, intended to give practical tips on a topical issue, and suggestions for implementation in participants’ own context. The level at which the workshop is set should be clearly indicated to allow participants to decide if it is appropriate for them. Free registration is given to one presenter.
    Abstract format (350 words): title, background, who should participate, structure of workshop, intended outcomes, level of workshop, track selection
     
    Conference workshop – present in Lyon or virtually online. Submission Deadline: 18 February 2022
    90 minute interactive workshop. The level at which the workshop is set should be clearly indicated to allow participants to decide if it is appropriate for them
    Abstract format (350 words): title, background, who should participate, structure of workshop, intended outcomes, level of workshop, track selection
     
    Symposium – present in Lyon only. Submission Deadline: 21 December 2021
    90 minute session on a theme of topical interest or debate. Presentations from panelists should take no more than 45 minutes, with the remaining time for discussion; maximum 5 panelists one of whom should be moderator
    Abstract format (350 words): title, background, why the topic is important, format including plans to engage participants, take-home messages, track selection
     
    Research paper – present in Lyon only. Submission Deadline: 8 December 2021
    A 15 minute presentation followed by 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Your presentation will be placed together with 4 other presentations in a themed session of 90 minutes
    Abstract format (650 words): title, introduction, methods, results, discussion and conclusion, references, track selection
     
    Doctoral report – present in Lyon only. Submission Deadline: 8 December 2021
    Presentations are based on the participant’s Doctoral Report that has been completed a maximum of two years before the submission deadline. The presentation will be a 15 minute presentation followed by 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Your presentation will be placed together with 4 other presentations in a themed session of 90 minutes. A Chairperson will coordinate the session. Priority will be given to PhD submissions.

    AMEE allows candidates to showcase their Doctoral Report and demonstrate how their work can contribute to new knowledge and understanding of health professions education. In addition, AMEE provides examples of the variety of Doctoral Report formats across countries and traditions of different scientific domains.
    Abstract format (650 words): title, introduction, methods, results, discussion and conclusion, references, track selection

    Patil Innovation Report – present in Lyon only. Submission Deadline: 18 February 2022
    A 10 minute presentation followed by 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Up to 6 presentations will be organised together in a themed session of 90 minutes. Presentations are given to the Lyon audience including a panel of assessors who select winning presentations
    Abstract format (350 words):  title, background, summary of work, summary of results, discussion and conclusion, take-home messages, track selection
     
    Short communication – present in Lyon or online. Submission Deadline: 18 February 2022
    A 10 minute presentation followed by 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Up to 6 presentations are organised into a themed session of 90 minutes
    Abstract format (350 words):  title, background, summary of work, summary of results, discussion and conclusion, take-home messages, track selection
     
    ePoster - present in Lyon (some limited opportunities to present online). Submission Deadline:18 February 2022
    A 3 minute introduction to the poster followed by 3 minutes for questions and discussion. Up to 15 presentations are organised into a themed session of 90 minutes. All ePosters are hosted in the ePoster Showcase on the Kubify platform and can be viewed at any time by conference participants. Some ePosters will be selected for live presentation.
    Abstract format (350 words): title, background, summary of work, summary of results, discussion and conclusion, take-home messages, track selection
     
    Note: presenters may opt to be considered for short communication only, ePoster only, or either format, as space permits.
     
    AMEE Fringe – present in Lyon (some limited opportunities to present online). Submission Deadline:18 February 2022
    A 15 minute presentation. An AMEE Fringe presentation gives you the opportunity to be creative and to present something entirely different. For example it could include singing, dancing, acting or poetry. It could be amusing, sad, challenging, thought-provoking, but should be highly interactive, and on a topic related to health professions education. If you would like to discuss the suitability of your proposed submission contact [email protected] 
    Abstract format (350 words): description (free text), short video relating to intended presentation (optional but highly desirable to assist in selection), track selection
     
    PechaKucha™ - present in Lyon only. Submission Deadline:18 February 2022
    The PechaKucha™ 20x20 format consists of 20 slides, each of which is set to advance automatically after 20 seconds, giving presenters limited time to talk about each slide. The total presentation time is 6 minutes and 40 seconds with 5 minutes allowed for questions and discussion. This challenging and exciting format has been well received at previous conferences.
    Abstract format (350 words): title, description (free text), track selection
     
    Point of view – present in Lyon only. Submission Deadline:18 February 2022
    A 7 minute presentation followed by 5 minutes for questions and discussion. Up to 7 presentations are organised together into a 90 minute session. 
    Is there something you feel passionate about, maybe something that frustrates you? Share and discuss it with the audience. Any topic related to health professions education is welcome.
    Abstract format (350 words): title, description (free text), track selection
     
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    If you have any questions about abstracts for AMEE Lyon 2022, email us at [email protected] 

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