Conference Date: November 10 & 11, 2017

The High School Medical Conference will consist of three main parts:

Students can submit a research project based on selected topics provided by the conference committee. The top teams will have the opportunity to present their work during the conference. Three winning teams will be selected for HSMC awards.
High Schools are invited to take part in the exhibition by presenting posters or projects related to the medical field.
These consist of educational and inspiring talks, panel discussions that aim to motivate, inspire and guide students towards pursing a medical education. Additionally teachers' professional development workshops will be offered by our specialized faculty members.

High School Medical Conference (HSMC)
November 10, 2017
12:00 – 13:00 Registration and Morning Reception

13:00 – 13:15 Welcome Remarks and Introduction
Dr. Marco Ameduri – Associate Dean, Pre-medical Education
Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar
Opening Remarks
Guest speaker

13:15 – 13:45 Plenary Session
Dr. Aisha Youssef, WCM-Q Graduate Class 2008
Medical Director of Reproductive Surgery – Sidra Research Center
Dr. Khalid Al-Khelaifi, WCM-Q Graduate Class 2008
Sports Orthopedic Surgeon – Aspetar Hospital

13:45 – 14:15 Lunch Break

14:15 – 16:15 Concurrent Sessions
- School Research Competition Poster Presentations
- Professional Development Workshops
- Exhibition

16:15 – 17:00 School Research Competition Finalists Presentations

17:00 Announcement of Winners and Closing Remarks

Medicine Unlimited Event
November 11, 2017 (WCM-Q)
3:30 – 8:00