FMX Poster Presentations

The submission process for FMX poster presentation has closed.

FMX is the premier event for family physicians attended by almost 5,000 family physicians and other health care professionals. The poster presentation area is a popular destination where attendees come for the latest family medicine research and to earn CME credit. Presenters will also have the opportunity to discuss their work with attendees.

Questions?

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Lisa Leader
FMX CME Program Specialist
(800) 274-2237, ext. 6539
lleader@aafp.org

Poster Onsite Set-Up

  • Posters will be displayed in the Pre-Function area of the convention center.
  • Set up will begin at 1:00PM on Tuesday, October 9 and must be completed by 5:00PM.
  • Use or rental of dollies, flat trucks and other mechanical equipment is not permitted.

Poster Boards

  • Posters are presented on both sides of a free-standing board. You will display your poster(s) on one side of the board.
  • Total display space is 96 5/8” wide by 47 1/4” high.
  • Presenters may prepare one large poster or several smaller ones to fit onto the board.
  • Poster board surface is designed to accept pushpins or velcro as a means of affixing the poster. It is recommended that you bring pushpins or velcro dots with you, as staff will only have a limited supply.

Poster Staffing/Judging at FMX

  • 2018 FMX will be held in New Orleans on October 9-13.
  • All students and residents are required to man their posters during the judging times listed below. Failure to do so will eliminate you from award eligibility.
    • Wednesday, October 10 | 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
    • Thursday, October 11 | 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
    • Friday, October 12 | 10:15 - 11:15 a.m.
    • Saturday, October 13 | 11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
  • Judging will be for Students and Residents only.

Poster Awards

  • Awards will be given for Resident Case Study, Resident Research, Student Case Study and Student Research.
  • Awards ceremony to take place Saturday, October 13 at 12:30. Awards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded in each of the following categories:
    • Student Case Study
    • Student Research
    • Resident Case Study
    • Resident Research