FMX Poster Presentations

About 2019 FMX 

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.

The 2019 FMX will be held in at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA from September 24-28.

Questions?

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Lisa Leader
FMX CME Program Specialist
(800) 274-2237, ext. 6098
lleader@aafp.org

About 2019 FMX Poster Presentations

  • Posters must be hung in the convention center on Tuesday, September 24 from 1-5 p.m. Posters should remain hanging until Friday, September 27 at 11:15. Posters must be dismantled by Friday, September 27 at 1:30 p.m. Posters left up at that time will be removed and disposed of.
  • Student/Resident posters will be required to have representation on-site during the daily judging hour. If you application is accepted but you don't have representation onsite each day, your work will not be eligible for judging.
  • Daily judging hours will be Wednesday, September 25 from 10:30-11:30 a.m., Thursday, September 26 from 10:15-11:15 a.m., and Friday, September 27 from 10:15-11:15 a.m.
  • Awards ceremony will be Friday, September 27 at 11:45 a.m. in the Poster area. Awards will be given for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the categories listed below. 
    • Resident Case Study
    • Resident Research
    • Student Case Study
    • Student Research

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 on large poster or several smaller ones to fit onto the board.
  • Poster board surface is designed to accept velcro or push pins as a means of affixing the poster. 
  • We suggest you bring velcro dots of pushpins with you, as we will only have a limited supply on site.

Presenter Changes

Any personnel changes or substitutions made after Friday, August 30 will need to be made on site at the registration desk. Poster personnel are required to have a badge which must be worn while staffing the poster(s). Obtaining a badge does not register you for any extra-fee CME events or guest activities.

Posters must be educational, not promotional. No exceptions will be granted.