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56. Kongress für Allgemeinmedizin und Familienmedizin

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Allgemeinmedizin und Familienmedizin (DEGAM)

15. - 17.09.2022, Greifswald


Dear colleagues, dear congress participants,

you are very welcome to discover the abstracts of the 56th Congress of the German College of General Practitioners and Family Physicians which is held from September 15th to September 17th in Greifswald, Germany. The congress theme is: “Patient centered care, General Practice in the centre of health care.”

A total of 310 abstracts was accepted after review from GPs and health researchers from Germany.

In addition to the formats established at the DEGAM congress, such as an "update" for clinicians, science slam, or a one-slide five-minute lecture, the ‘Werkzeugkasten für Ärzte in Weiterbildung’ (toolbox for physicians in further education) will be offered for the first time at this congress.

Although we will have key lectures in English, the congress will be held in German.

On these pages, you will find the abstracts of the contributions that have been accepted to the following main topics:

A.    Zwischen Individualisierung und Standardisierung
B.    Gesundheitswissen vermitteln
C.    Partizipative Entscheidungsfindung



1.       Reflektion der hausärztlichen Tätigkeit
2.       Verbesserung der Versorgung
3.       Die Patientenperspektive
4.       Methoden der allgemeinmedizinischen Forschung
5.       Aus- und Weiterbildung
6.       Wandel im Gesundheitssystem und der Hausarztpraxis
7.       Freie Themen

News and further readings are provided on the homepage of the meeting:

We are looking forward to an intensive exchange, the presentation and discussion of new perspectives, suggestions for practice and wish you eventful days in Greifswald.

I look forward to welcoming you in Greifswald

Prof. Dr. med. Jean-François Chenot, MPH

Congress president

Scientific Program