Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues,

The Kuwait Association of Family Doctors and Practitioners is honored to host the Fifth Wonca EMR Family Medicine Conference from 1-3 March 2018. We are planning to welcome around 500 participants from all over the world in this prestigious meeting.

The Fifth Wonca EMR Conference, will highlight the role of Family Medicine in training program and establishment of optimal model for Family Medicine Center. Regional experiences and best models will be presented, together with challenges and success stories. Emerging topics and state of the art practices will be introduced throughout the three days meeting through fulfilling discussions, workshops, and keynotes. With a multicultural, regional and international participation, Wonca EMR will be an opportunity for professional networking that is hard to miss.

Announced as the Capital of Humanity, Kuwait will welcome you all in its traditional hospitality and friendliness. With a community of vast international spectrum, you’ll enjoy the surroundings, culture, and leisure.
Looking forward to see you in 2018

Dr. Huda AlDuwaisan
Kuwait – KSGFP President

As the President of Wonca EMR , it gives me great pleasure and honor to invite you to Fifth Wonca East Mediterranean Region Family Medicine Congress which will be held during 1-3 March 2018 in Kuwait City, Kuwait. The theme of this year’s congress is “Training for Excellence in Family Medicine Practice”.

This year the congress has been designed to provide an innovative and comprehensive overview of the latest research developments in Family Medicine and Primary Health Care. Over the course of three days, the congress will feature symposia, keynote sessions, parallel workshops and abstract presentations.

We hereby warmly invite you all to share the results of your scientific research with us by submitting an abstract and by joining us for a meeting that will definitely be in line with the vision of Wonca EMR: a vision to provide high quality educational resources and to enable Family Practitioners to provide optimal care for patients.

Kuwait is a beautiful country where you get to experience a multicultural society. It also offers countless activities and experiences that should be experienced by everyone.

I look forward to welcoming you for Wonca EMR 2018!

Dr. Mohamed Tarawneh
President, Wonca EMR