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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, 2019
Deadline for Submission Varies by Category (See full details below)
Abstract Review Period December 2019 - January 2020
Results Notification By February 2, 2020
ACP Internal Medicine Meeting 2020 in Los Angeles, CA April 23-25, 2020






Abstract Competition Deadlines

  • Medical Student Clinical Vignette & Research Deadline - Monday, November 18, 2019
  • Resident/Fellow Clinical Vignette Deadline - Monday, November 25, 2019
  • Resident/Fellow Research Deadline - Monday, December 2, 2019
  • Early Career Physician Clinical Vignette & Research Deadline  - Monday, December 2, 2019

Additional information about the competitions or volunteering to review abstracts or judge posters at the Internal Medicine Meeting 2020 in Los Angeles, CA can be found using the links below: