International Meetings Update: Colombia and Canada

XXIV Congreso Colombiano de Medicina Interna
ACP Colombia Chapter Meeting
October 13-16, 2016​

The annual meeting of the ACP Colombia Chapter was held in conjunction with the Congreso Colombiano de Medicine Interna, October 13-16, 2016 in Barranquilla, Colombia. Martin Herrera-Cornejo, MD, FACP was invited to serve as the ACP International Ambassador to the meeting by Roberto Esguerra, MD, FACP, Governor, ACP Colombia Chapter. Guillermo Conte, MD, FACP also served as an invited speaker to the meeting.  Paulo Emilio Archila, MD, FACP, received a Laureate Award for his contributions to ACP activities in Colombia and for his outstanding work as an internist.

There were around 2,000 attendees from local and national hospitals in Colombia. An ACP staff exhibit was present at this meeting.

Canadian Society of Internal Medicine (CSIM) Meeting
ACP Quebec Chapter Meeting

October 26-29, 2016

The Canadian Society of Internal Medicine meeting was held in collaboration with the ACP Quebec Chapter meeting October 26-29, 2016 in Montreal, Canada.  There were over 750 total registrants at the meeting from across Canada, as well as some attendees from countries throughout the world. Various topics were presented by internationally recognized researchers, educators, and clinicians. The meeting also featured a selection of almost 30 different workshops, numerous plenary sessions, mentoring sessions, ample opportunities for networking, and multiple poster and oral competitions. 

An ACP staff exhibit was present at this meeting.

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