Conferences and Research Days

On this page you will find information on conferences, symposia and research days. Note that this is not at all a comprehensive list of conferences. Please take note of conference abstract deadlines, as some are coming up soon and some have already passed. Please notify Mark Trottier if you have questions or information about other notable conferences.

Note: The below list is not fully updated for the upcoming year.  In some cases, dates from the previous year have been left in place and will be updated when the new dates/times/locations have been posted.

Updated: 02/14/2024


CHM Fall Virtual Scholarly Activity Symposium

October 25, 2023 (Virtual Event)

Abstract Deadline: 09/15/2023 at 11:59pm


MSU Precision Health Symposium

September 22, 2023, 8am-5pm. University Club, Lansing, MI

Precision Health Symposium flyer

Abstract Deadline: 08/21/2023


Conference on Adolescent Health

May 6-7, 2024.  Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, MI

Abstract Deadline – October 20, 2023


Robert J. Lucas Surgical Society Research Symposium (at OUWB)

March 18, 2024. Corewell Health East.

Abstract Deadline – February 18, 2024

Abstract Submission Form

Event info


Great Lakes Pediatric Research Day

March 20, 2024. Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing, MI

Abstract Deadline – January 8, 2024

Event info


Grand Rapids / Corewell Health Research Day

May 10, 2024.  MSU Secchia Center, Grand Rapids, MI

Call for Abstracts Click Here

Abstract Deadline – February 11, 2024; 11:59PM


Michigan Rural Health Conference

April 25-26, 2024. Soaring Eagle Casino, Mount Pleasant, MI

Abstract Deadline - January 18, 2024: 11:45PM

Note: Accepts abstracts for completed studies and "works in progress"



Mid-Michigan Regional Research Day

Thursday, April 20, 2023.  Breslin Center. East Lansing, MI

Abstract Deadline - March 13, 2023


MSU-CHM Flint Campus Research Forum

March 4, 2024.  Flint, MI 

Abstract Deadline – November 30, 2023


ACP Michigan Residents/Medical Students Day

May 3, 2024. Detroit Marriott Troy, Troy, MI

Abstract deadline - February 1, 2024, 5:00PM


46th Annual Michigan Family Medicine Research Day

May 23, 2024.  McGregor Memorial Conference Center, Wayne State University

Link to site (check May calendar)

Abstract DeadlineTBA (check site in Spring)


ACP Michigan Annual Fall Scientific Meeting

October 24-22, 2027.  Kalamazoo, MI

Abstract Submission deadline – check site

Note: Abstract submissions may be limited


Michigan State Medical Society Annual Scientific Meeting

Virtual and live sessions starting in September.  SE Michigan area.

Abstract Submission deadline – check site


NATIONAL MEETINGS (not a comprehensive list)


National Student Research Forum

April 1, 2023. Galveston, TX

Abstract DeadlineMarch 3, 2023 


ACP Internal Medicine Meeting 2024

April 18-20, 2024. Boston, MA

Medical student clinical vignette & research deadline: check site

Resident clinical vignette deadline: check site

Resident research deadline: check site


ACOG (Ob/Gyn) Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting

May 17-19, 2024. San Francisco, CA

Abstract deadline: check site in early August


AAFP (Family Medicine) National Conference of Family Medicine Residents and Students

August 1-3, 2024. Kansas City, MO

Abstract deadline: check site


ACEP (Emergency Medicine) Research Forum

September 29 - October 2, 2024. Las Vegas, NV

Abstract deadline:  check site in early 2024


AAP (Pediatrics) Experience - National Meeting

September 27- October, 1, 2024. Orlando, FL

Abstract deadline: check site in February


APHA (American Public Health Association) Annual Meeting

October 27-30, 2024.  Minneapolis, NN

Abstract deadline: March 29, 2024


North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) Annual Meeting

November 20-24, 2024.  Quebec City, Canada

Abstract deadline: July 31, 2024