The Hungarian Chapter of the Hungarian Medical
Association of America (HMAA-HC) organizes an annual summer conference
mostly for university students (medical, dental, sport and pharmacy
students), as well as for residents, doctoral students and specialists.
During the conference, Hungarian medical students and young physicians
will have the opportunity to learn about the HMAA Buffalo and Houston
exchange program (which will be announced for sixth-year students) and
get to know students who have already participated in the program. It
is also possible to listen to interesting lectures given by their
former and current students, as well as famous Hungarian and foreign
doctors and professors. The extremely friendly multidisciplinary
conference offers a great opportunity for students to have an
informal conversation with professors and physicians working in the
Lectures in English and Hungarian can be given at the conference. The best presentations are awarded by HMAA. The best presentation in English will be awarded by the Ivan Krisztinicz Prize offered by the HMAA, the winner will be able to attend the annual HMAA Conference in Sarasota (FL), which is funded by the HMAA. The best presentation in Hungarian will be awarded by the Istvan Mechter id. The best lectures in each sessions will also be awarded (eg. best lecture in neurology / surgery).
The leadership of HMAA-HC has decided to organize the 2022 conference in the traditional way, with a personal attendance. If the pandemic situation in early August 2022 did not allow for a personal presence, the conference would be held online. The congress will be an innovative and interactive event this year.
Language of the event: English or Hungarian
Location: State Hospital for Cardiology in Balatonfüred, Hungary (8230 Balatonfüred, Gyógy tér 2.)
Registration deadline: August 15, 2022, 23:59 CET
In person registration fee (until August 15, 2022)
for HMAA members*: 20.000 HUF
for non-HMAA members*: 30.000 HUF
on-site registration fee (after August 15, 2022)*: 35.000 HUF
Accompanying dinner ticket (restaurant): 12.000 HUF / additional person
Accompanying lunch ticket (in the Hospital): 3.500 HUF / day / attitional person
* Includes Friday and Saturday lunches, as well as Friday night dinner (Anna Grand Hotel Restaurant) and snacks during the conference..
Cancellation policy (registration fee):
By registering for the conference, you agree to our cancellation policy. Online and bank transfer payments are 100% refundable until August 1, 2022 23:59 (CET) free of charge. Thereafter, after August 2, 2022, there will be no refund.
The cancellation fee is HUF 9,000 per person after 23:59 (CET) on August 1, 2022. The cancellation fee will be charged even if you have not yet paid for registration. A cancellation fee will be charged if you register but do not attend the conference. The name change fee is HUF 6,000 per person. Please send your intention about cancelling to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application for a refund of the participation fee:
- Semmelweis University TDT call
SE TDT undertakes to reimburse the University's Academic
Students for the registration fee and accommodation costs up to the
Applications are invited to the following e-mail address: email@example.com
Abstract submission deadline: May 31, 2022., 23:59 CET
Extended abstract submission deadline: June 30, 2022., 23:59 CET
To create an abstract, consider the following:
• Abstract body
limit: max. 250 words.
• Abstracts must include sections: Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusions
• Abstract language must be English (even if you present in Hungarian).
• Abstracts must include 5 keywords.
• All submitted abstracts will be evaluated by the HMAA board. The scientific board can reject abstracts with low overall scores.
• Notification of acceptance or rejection in email in July, 2022 by latest.
• Language of abstracts are only English (for those too who would like to present in Hungarian language)
• The following abstract topics are considered for acceptance:
Anesthesiology-Intensive Care-Emergency care
Internal Medicine-Family Medicine
Law / Medical Malpractice / Business
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Surgery - Traumatology - Neurosurgery
Structure of the Abstract:
TITLE OF PRESENTATION
Peter Nagy (presenter), Tunde Kiss, Szilard Kovacs
Department of Biophysics and Cell Biology, University of Athens
Keywords: cholesterol, ceramide, lipid rafts, confocal microscopy (max. 5)
of oral presentation:
The language of the lecture is Hungarian or English, which can be found in the program booklet.
If the language of the lecture is Hungarian, the slides of the lecture are in Hungarian. However, the title must also be written in English on the title page.
Each speaker has 7 minutes for the presentation, followed by an additional 2 minutes for discussion after the presentation.
Before the last slide, you should insert a slide detailing your own work.
Presentations should be in PPT / PPTX format.
The duration of oral presentations must be strictly observed, in case of overtime, points will be deducted.
Presentation slides should be submitted in PPT / PPTX format prior to the conference. In order to avoid long queues at the registration desk, we need the lectures to be submitted via http://www.toldacuccot.hu/. If the presentation contains multimedia files, please be sure to upload them as well. IMPORTANT: Here's how to save the file name and send it to us: Code_FamilyName_Name.ppt format (eg: artist name S_2_Horvath_Gabor.ppt) Please check the program booklet to find the presentation code (eg: A / 1, C / 5 ... S / 2) and then name the presentation. Then send it to firstname.lastname@example.org or via the interface!
There is NO possibility to upload presentations on site! Presentations must be submitted ahead of time: midnight on August 25, 2022.
For security reasons, please bring your presentation to Balatonfüred on a USB drive!
Lectures submitted after the deadline will not be accepted for presentation.
Each section is moderated by two presidents and two additional jury members.
Performances longer than 7 minutes and beyond the time allowed will receive negative points for the performer relative to the total score.
The digital countdown on the screen helps you keep track of time.
The best English and Hungarian performances will be awarded by the HMAA (first prize for the best English performance for Hungarian citizens: HMAA Sarasota Award). The best performers in each section will also be awarded at the closing ceremony on Saturday afternoon.
Preparation of poster presentation:
The abstract must be submitted by the person presenting the poster. If you are a co-author, please have the artist create a user account and submit your abstract.
The organized poster walks for each poster section will be moderated by two juries.
In the poster sections, the presentation of the poster is informal (5 minutes / poster).
Posters must be printed in portrait size (90 cm wide and 120 cm high).
Please display your poster 2 hours before your section and take it off immediately after your section. Please check the final program (available online).
All the supplies needed to install the posters will be provided by the organizers at the reception desk.
The best English and Hungarian posters will be awarded by HMAA. The best poster performers in each section will also be awarded at the closing ceremony on Saturday afternoon.
August 26, 2022
09: 00-09: 20 Opening ceremony, greetings
09: 20-12: 00 Multidisciplinary sections
12: 00-14: 00 Lunch
13: 00-15: 00 Special sections
15: 00-17: 00 Multidisciplinary sections
17:15 Water polo match (location: hospital swimming pool)
20:30 Gala dinner (Borcsa restaurant)
August 27, 2022
09: 00-12: 00 Multidisciplinary sections
12: 00-14: 00 Lunch
14: 00-15: 00 Special sections
15: 00-16: 30 Multidisciplinary sections
16: 30-17: 30 HMAA awards ceremony, closing
2019 Frank Veronica (SE)
2018 Zsófia Karádi Nozomi (PTE)
2017 David Keller (SE)
2016 Balázs Szabó (DEOEC)
2015 András Sziráki (SE MSc V.)
2014 Ágnes Hunyady (PTE MSc IV.)
2013 Dr. Kornél Dános (PhD student of the Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, SE)
2012 Dr. Ádám Jermendy (resident of SE Cardiology Center)
2011 Márton Pipicz (University of Szeged VI.)
2010 Károly Németh (SE MSc VI)
István Mechtler winners:
2019 Wilisicz Ticián (DE-MS)
2018 Máté Szabó (DEOEC)
2017 Bálint Egyed (SE)
2016 Khidir Nora (PTE)
2015 Tímea Tímea (SE)
2014 dr. Adác Rácz (Budapest)
2013 Budai Anna (PTE V.)
2012 Áron Szebeni (SZTE ÁOK V.)
2011 Zsolt Pápai (SE MSc VI)