TGME Online Conference Call for Abstracts 2020

The Generalists in Medical Education (TGME) annual conference will be held on Wednesday, November 11 Thursday, November 12 & Friday, November 13, 2020  Online. This year’s conference theme is:

Medical Education in 2020:
What’s Working, What’s Next, and What’s Needed

This theme promotes educational research and innovative ideas that bring new perspectives to not only the current state of medical education but also for the future.

You are invited to submit a proposal for this year’s conference.  It will provide a forum to share your educational research and educational innovations.

The Generalists in Medical Education offer a variety of proposal and presentation formats: a) Round Table Discussions, b) Descriptive Sessions, c) Panel Discussions, d) Problem-Solving Sessions, e) Skill Acquisition Sessions, f) Ignite Presentations.  Descriptions of each type of proposal format can be found on the website.

Please submit proposals via the TGME website

Proposals must be submitted electronically, no later than 11:59 pm EST on July 15, 2020.

 As you read about the session types and review criteria, please be aware of the following changes:

  • We will use Zoom as our platform for the conference. 
  • Some of the sessions will have a different duration than the past
  • Engaging participants in an online format is now part of the review criteria 

The success of any conference rests on high-quality proposal reviews. If you are interested in volunteering your time to review, please send an email to the Program Chair:


We look forward to another great conference!
Nagaraj Gabbur, MD, 2020 Chairperson of the TGME Steering Committee
Michele Haughton, MD, 2020 Program Chair