Conference Starts In

2021/11/11 07:00:00

Faculty & Speakers


Register for The WONCA 2020 – the 23rd World Conference of Family Doctors and enjoy this unique opportunity to interact with highly renowned experts in family medicine.

Submit Abstract

The 23rd World Conference of Family Doctors (WONCA 2020) Scientific Committee invites authors to submit abstracts for workshop and symposia abstracts to be presented at WONCA 2020.

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Who Will Attend

  • Family Physician
  • General Practitioner
  • Public and Community Health Doctor
  • Nurse
  • Psychologist
  • Social Worker
  • Paramedical Staff
  • Rehabilitation Doctor & Physiotherapist
  • Family Medicine Resident
  • Medical Student

Why Attend

  • Over the course of four days, attendees will have a wide range of sessions to choose from World renowned experts will be invited for state of the art plenary and special session lectures. In addition, numerous workshops. oral and poster presentations highlighting the latest and most cutting-edge research will be prominently featured in this exciting scientific agenda.
  • With over 4,000 participants expected to convene in Abu Dhabi, WONCA 2020 offers a unique platform and the opportunity for you to network with a truly international audience
  • Do not miss this opportunity to learn from and meet an exceptional group of international faculty.
  • Freely access to the exhibition running alongside the conference and gain in- sights into the latest product information and trends.
  • Earn CME credits.

Sessions Highlights

  • Plenary Lectures
  • Special Sessions & State of the Art Lectures
  • Workshops & Symposia
  • Oral Presentations
  • Poster Presentations
  • Sponsored Symposia
  • Industry Exhibition

Awards & Grants

The organizing committee of the 23rd WONCA World Conference of Family Doctors is pleased to support and promote the continued development of family medicine by handing exceptional research with oral and poster presentation awards.

  • Abstract Submissions Open (Workshops/Symposia)

    April 1, 2019

  • Online Registration Open (Early Bird)

    April 1, 2019

  • Submission Close (Workshops/Symposia)

    January 10, 2020

  • Online Accommodation Open

    January 15, 2019

  • Abstract Submissions Open (Oral/Poster)

    January 20, 2020

  • Author Notifications (Workshops/Symposia)

    February 06, 2020

Abu Dhabi

Your Host City

Abu Dhabi is the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the largest of the seven emirates federation – taking up approximately 87% of the country’s land area and it is one of the world’s most prosperous and rapidly developing cities. The Emirate is also known for its massive oil reserves and spectacular infrastructure.

Conference Venue

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre ( ADNEC )

The award winning Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) is purpose built for conferences and exhibitions, and provides ample and flexible space for the WONCA World Conference. With 77,000 square meters of interconnected and flexible event floor space ADNEC is one of the world’s most innovative event venues.


International Attendees

Staging the WONCA 2020 between in November 2020 comes at an ideal timing for making your trip to Abu Dhabi. There are many world-class entertainment events and sporting competitions, particularly during the winter months.


Visa Information

The visa and permit system works according to rules and regulations set by the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship-ICA and its affiliated Directorates of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in each emirate.



Abu Dhabi has a very wide range of places to stay, accommodating all budget types, From luxurious five-star beach and business hotels to simple but economical one-star accommodation.



Getting around in Abu Dhabi is quite easy with a modern and well-managed network of roads, freeways, interchanges and efficient, reasonably priced transportation services.