In a bid to encourage greater attendance, WONCA 2020 Abu Dhabi joined the recently-concluded WONCA Europe as an exhibitor held in Bratislava. Situated in the WONCA Village, the booth proved to be a hit. A large number of visitors trooped to the WONCA 2020 booth and those new to the region were filled with excitement while experiencing a glimpse of what Abu Dhabi has to offer for WONCA 2020 delegates.
For the first time, the WONCA World Conference will be hosted by an Arab-based organization thus promising a uniquely vibrant meeting. With the theme, ‘Together, We Own the Future,’ the biggest scientific conference on family medicine will feature lectures, symposia and workshops that will focus on topics that will best prepare practitioners and researchers alike to face, address and solve issues and challenges that the future holds.
The WONCA 2020 International Scientific Committee first kick off meeting was held on 22nd March 2019 along side the proceedings of the WONCA EMR 2019 Regional Conference in Beirut.
The first conference planning committee meeting for WONCA 2020 was held during the site visit of Dr. Garth Manning WONCA CEO, between 17th & 19th March 2019.
Abu Dhabi has won the rights to host the 2020 edition of World Conference of Family Doctors (WONCA 2020), a prominent biennial conference of family physicians that will take place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC).