The latest about WONCA Europe's coming Istanbul conference


Learn and live the experience of primary health care system of Turkey

Would you like to extend your travel to Turkey before the WONCA Europe conference in October?

We propose an observation program called HostPro-IST2015 for the 20th anniversary of WONCA Europe and the 25th anniversary of Turkish Association of Family Physician (TAHUD).

HostPro-IST2015 program starts on October 17th, 2015 before the WONCA Europe Istanbul Conference and lasts October 21st, 2015. HostPro-IST2015 program includes amazing social and cultural tours, primary health care visits.

You will have an opportunity to investigate the Turkish primary health care system and family medicine discipline closely as well as seeing different places in Turkey before the Istanbul Conference.

For more information you can read here and for application you can contact

Extension for early bird registration

Early registration is extended to July 1st, 2015.

The deadline for authors to complete registration payment for their accepted abstracts is extended to August 1st, 2015. However, in order to use advantage of early registration rates we advise authors to complete payment before the early registration deadline.

Good News About BRITE

The abstract deadline has just finished. However submission for BRITEs is still going until all vacancies for the main BRITE titles are full. You can see main titles for BRITES on congress web site
Submitting a BRITE is the way to be speaker at the congress. BRITEs reflect personal experiences of physicians. So everyone can submit a BRITE.

20th Anniversary Networking Event

Bosphorus Cruise by Private Boat and Reception Saturday 24th October 2015

The Networking Event will be held at night at a private boat on Bosphorus. A ticket is required to attend, and can be purchased via the Congress registration page. Limited places so please book early!

Book your accommodation

Walking distance to congress center or located in downtown Taksim area, our congress organizing secretariat offers 16 selected hotels for congress participants. Free shuttle tickets will be provided for those who book their hotel rooms through the secratariat. Participants can book their hotel room online.