Vignettes, Initiatives, Innovations & Education (VIE) Poster Session

Looking for an opportunity to be sharpened by like-minded believers while showcasing your research project? Please join us for the VIE Poster Session at the CMDA National Convention in Indianapolis, IN April 21-24, 2022.

Any pre-healthcare student, medical student, resident, or fellow in the healthcare field is eligible to participate. Come share your clinical vignette, case report/series, basic-science report, clinical/transaction report or literature review. We especially are looking for presentations in areas of spirituality, ethics, education, computational biology, mathematical modeling, biophysics, biotechnology, biomedical science, medicine, surgery, dentistry, nursing, medical humanities and more.

Submit your abstract by January 31, 11:59 pm EST. There is no submission fee.


    • Prizes will be awarded for the posters that score highest on visual and oral presentation.
    • You must be present at the CMDA National Convention in order to win.
    • VIE abstracts will be available in the CMDA National Convention program booklet.

Unsure how to write a great abstract?  Read these two samples! VIGNETTE Abstract Example and RESEARCH Abstract Example.

Please refer to our FAQ page for additional information.

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Click below to submit your abstract.

VIE is a French word for "life" and represents not only the acronym for "Vignettes, Initiatives, Innovations, & Education," but also our recognition of and commitment to stirring godly passions and life throughout CMDA and His kingdom through presentation of scholarly work.