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 virtual VIE Poster Session during CMDA's National Convention April 29-May 2, 2021.

Any pre-healthcare student, medical student, resident, fellow or faculty member 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 February 28 at 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.


To learn more about how to create a great abstract, please review the following two abstract examples: VIGNETTE Abstract Example and RESEARCH Abstract Example.

Please refer to our FAQ page for additional information.

Please email with any questions or concerns.

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.