Council Meeting, Election Results, Annual Report 2022

Submitted by christian on Sat, 18th June 2022 - 11:54


Today Council and Exec gathered for an online meeting prior to the approaching f2f meeting in London. Thanks to everyone in attendace for spending your precious summertime for the Benefit of VdGM /EYFDM.

We are gratefully welcoming two new members to the circle of the Executive: Stuart Holmes as new President Elect and Aaron Poppleton as WONCA Europe Liaison. Many thanks and hugs to outgoing exec members Sonia Tsukagoshi and Katarzyna Nessler for their indispensable continous efforts and support!

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Bursaries for WONCA / VdGM London Conference

Submitted by christian on Sun, 17th April 2022 - 21:26


The Vasco da Gama Movement Fund aims to support the visit of two young GPs, preferrably with low income and relatively new to VdGM, to the VdGM Preconference as well as the following WONCA Europe Conference in London 2022 with up to 800€.

Could it be you?

So better check and fill the following forms fast, deadline ist May 1st.

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5 Bursaries for Nordic GP Congress

Submitted by christian on Sun, 27th March 2022 - 19:29


Stavanger University gives five bursaries to attend the Nordic Congress of General Practice in Stavanger, Norway from 21.-23. of June 2022.
All the information and poster are in the attachments

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April 13th VdGM Online Gathering

Submitted by christian on Sun, 20th March 2022 - 13:54


So many days till London...
Spend time with your VdGM pals on April 13th, 19oo CET.
Plus hear a pres by oldschool VdGM President - now WONCA CEO Harris Lygidakis.
Access via this link
Drop in and enjoy the company.
Theme is VdGM: Going Forward Together.

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Submitted by christian on Sun, 20th March 2022 - 13:00


The VdGM Executive Board have two upcoming vacancies: President Elect and WONCA Europe Liaison. Elections will be held at the Council Meeting in June (final date to be confirmed). The elections organisational policy can be found here (this outlines the process, eligibility critera and required documents). Applications should be sent to by 21st May 2022.

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Earn the Junior Research Award 2022

Submitted by christian on Sun, 20th March 2022 - 12:58


Young and promising researches of the VdGM and friends arise.
Here comes the freshest Junior Research Award ever, enabling you to shine light onto your research projects during WONCA 2022.
Apply soon following the regulations in the attached document


...make another step to fm science fame.

but wait, it gets even better (as you might have noticed this is the text from last year ;) - this year we have new prizes, not only for the winner and runners-up but also for those whose projects are outstanding but who don't make it to the final.

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VdGM Reaction to Ukraine Invasion

Submitted by christian on Sun, 27th February 2022 - 18:14


The situation in Ukraine, with absolute disregard for human safety and democracy, is deeply saddening to us. The fear Ukrainians must be experiencing now cannot be imagined by most of us, not to mention the danger they are facing. This is made so much worse knowing that these actions are unnecessary, and unwanted by the vast majority.

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