Call for papers

Call for Proposals is now OPEN  


We welcome both research-based proposals and proposals related to classroom practice. 

The programme is designed to address three main conference areas: 

  • Teaching – teaching languages for medical purposes, including both methodology and practical experience of teaching Medical English in the classroom and online;  
  • Testing – standardisation of testing in the field of Medical English;   
  • Practice – a series of workshops dedicated to various practical aspects of teaching Medical English in the classroom and online, and the enhancement of communication skills for healthcare professionals.  


Submission Guidelines: 

  • Proposals should include: a title, abstract (max. 250 words), objectives, target audience, and a brief biography of the presenter(s). Presentations should last 15 minutes, with 5 additional minutes for questions and discussion at the end. 
  • Workshop proposals should include the above information and additionally: details on the format and any special, technical requirements. The recommended workshop time is 45 minutes; however, shorter workshop topics may also be considered. 


Please submit your proposal at by June 21st, 2024.

We also kindly ask you to indicate whether your proposal is for a workshop or paper by including this information in the subject line.  


Important Dates: 

  • Call for Papers Opens: May 1st, 2024 
  • Submission Deadline: June 21st, 2024 
  • Notification of Acceptance: July 15th, 2024 


We look forward to receiving your submissions and welcoming you to share your expertise at the Languages in Medicine: Teaching, Testing, Practice Conference 2024!