This week, I have the absolute pleasure to introduce Dr Harris Lygidakis who is the new CEO of WONCA World. We actually recorded the interview back in May 2020 but a whole bunch of things happened (ie covid waves) which meant that this post got delayed. If I am honest, it was a real honour … Continue reading Introducing the new CEO of WONCA World, Dr Harris Lygidakis
At WONCA Seoul, I had the opportunity to meet Dr Jo Buchanan, who is the President of WONCA EURACT. “We [WONCA EURACT] are an organisation of teachers of GP from across Europe and our mission is to improve family medicine through learning and teaching. We are a community and we have representation from about 37 … Continue reading For all you educators out there – interview with Dr Jo Buchanan, President of WONCA EURACT
And now the great news can be unveiled!! The Vasco da Gama Forum is coming to the UK in 2021!!!! For those of you who are not in the know, the Vasco da Gama Movement‘s (VdGM) annual Forum is a two-day conference for 300 GPs early in their training held in various cities across Europe. … Continue reading 7th VdGM Forum will be held in Edinburgh February 2021
Please note that there are three new conference exchanges for France, Italy and Spain on our Opportunities page. Deadline mid August. Serendipitous beginnings Two and a half years ago, in my ST2, I applied for the Erasmus exchange which is a two-week fully funded exchange programme to Europe. When I applied, I was rooting for France and, … Continue reading What is WONCA? And who is Vasco da Gama?