Conference Program


Do you have a vision for meeting the challenges and opportunities in medical communication in the future?

Help us prepare medical communicators by sharing your expertise and ideas at the 2020 Medical Writing & Communication Conference.

Submit a session proposal within your professional focus area and expertise. We are looking especially for proposals on these trend-setting topics.  

  • Artificial intelligence 
  • Clinical trial registration and results posting
  • Collecting and using metrics 
  • Data visualization
  • Emerging career opportunities
  • Patient decision aids
  • Plain-language summaries of publications
  • Structured authoring
  • Transparency and data-sharing statement requirements
  • Value of medical communicators

Take advantage of the Guidelines for Proposals (with examples) to help enhance the likelihood of your proposal being accepted. Please note that Education Session proposals are no longer being accepted. We continue to welcome Roundtable Discussion and Poster proposals through March 16, 2020.

Submitting your proposal is as easy as 1,2,3…

  1. Decide on a topic and session format—Roundtable Discussion or Poster. 
  2. Select the downloadable worksheet for your session format and follow the guidelines for preparing your proposal before submitting it online.
  3. Complete and submit the appropriate proposal submission form by the relevant deadline.

Proposal Guidelines and Worksheets by Session Format

Submit a proposal using the appropriate link below.  

Roundtable Proposal

Poster Proposal

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Note: Selling or promoting products or services is prohibited during conference presentations. Presenters are expected to register as conference attendees and pay all associated fees.

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