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Abstract Competition

The College sponsors local and national abstract competitions for Resident/Fellow and Medical Student Members. Winning entries in both the National Clinical Vignette and National Research Paper competitions are featured each year at the annual Internal Medicine meeting.

Abstracts are divided into five categories: Clinical Vignette, and Research (The Research competition includes abstracts submitted as Basic Research, Clinical Research, Quality Improvement - Patient Safety, and High Value Care.)

Key Activity Date/Time Period
Abstracts Portal Opens October 1, 2018
Deadline for Submission Varies by Category (See full details below)
Abstract Review Period December 2018 - January 2019
Results Notification By January 28, 2019
ACP Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 in Philadelphia, PA April 11-13, 2019






Abstract Competition Deadlines

  • Medical Student Clinical Vignette & Research Deadline - Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • Resident/Fellow Clinical Vignette Deadline - Wednesday, November 21, 2018
  • Resident/Fellow Research Deadline - Wednesday, November 28, 2018
  • Early Career Physician Clinical Vignette & Research Deadline  - Friday, November 30, 2018

Additional information about the competitions or volunteering to review abstracts or judge posters at the Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 in Philadelphia, PA can be found using the links below: