20+ CMEs Anticipated, plus the 22nd Annual Silent Auction, Speed Networking and other fun activities held right in the heart of Freeport, Maine!

2024 Midwinter Symposium: The Building Blocks of Health Care

February 9th-11th, 2024
Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport, Maine
A Hybrid Event

Offering a mix of In Person & Virtual Sessions with flexible viewing options!
Access to ALL content will be available for 30 days post-event for CME credit for all attendees.

This year's symposium theme will focus on public health and social determinants of health -- the building blocks of health care. 

Topics Expected to Include:


Diabetes Care in Older Adults, The Calculus of Gout, Care of the new immigrant, Perinatal Mental Health, Uses of Ketamine in Mental Health Treatment, Osteopathic Self Care, Effects of Poverty on Health, Inpatient Clinical Care Updates, OMM Round Robin Table Training, Practicing Women's health in today's legal political landscape, and more!

View the Draft Agenda
Register Online

Registration Fees:

Early Bird Registration Rates Now - November 30th , 2023:
MOA Member $520
Non Member $720
Students, Residents, Interns etc. in training --Complimentary 
Regular Registration Rates December 1st, 2023 - February 1st, 2024:
MOA Member $570
Non Member $770
Students, Residents, Interns etc. in training --Complimentary 
Late or Walk-in Registrations after February 1, 2024 will incur an additional $50 admin fee.

Cancellation/Refunds: If you must cancel, please notify the MOA in writing. A $50 cancellation fee applies if canceling on or after January 12, 2024. No refunds will be provided after this date.

Venue Details

Hilton Garden Inn, Freeport Downtown
5 Park St, Freeport, Maine
Room Rates in our group block starting at $139/night plus applicable taxes.
Click HERE to book online or call 207-865-1433 local
Book by January 9th, 2024 to guarantee group rate.
Room Block Code: None needed, just let them know you are with the MOA Midwinter Symposium
There is ample parking for both overnight guests and day attendees in the parking lot across from the hotel. Parking is free for all conference attendees. 
The Freeport Amtrak station is located on 23 Depot St, Freeport and is a five minute walk (.2mi) to the venue. Ticket information for the Amtrak can be found here. 

All conference attendees may take advantage of a 15% discount on Amtrak Downeaster tickets for transportation to and from the conference courtesy of Amtrak. Use code: V503 at checkout. All passengers must book three days in advance of travel. To schedule you train ride, click here. 


Call for Abstracts: MOA 2024 Research Forum
Poster & Podium Sessions

Held Saturday, February 10th, 2024 During the MOA Midwinter Symposium

Eligible Participants:

•         UNE COM medical students, OMS I – OMS IV 

•         Medical Residents/Fellows


  • Basic science research
  • Clinical research
  • Case studies
  • Other scholarship (e.g. literature review).  

* Subject to change based on submissions

Forum Expectations:

This is a hybrid research forum. If your abstract is accepted, you will be expected to prepare a virtual presentation video and present a poster during the in person poster sessions Saturday, February 10th at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport, ME (9AM-3PM). Awards/judging will be conducted on in person poster presentations. A select group will be chosen to present their research in podium presentations during the MOA Midwinter Symposium on Saturday, February 10th 4-5pm. Awards will be presented following the podium presentations for top submissions in each category.

To submit your abstract:

Abstract Submission Info & Links

Research Forum Important Dates & Deadlines:

  • Abstracts due: Monday December 18th, 2023
  • Notification of abstract acceptance expected by: January 8th, 2024
  • Virtual Presentation Videos due: Wednesday January 24th, 2024
  • In Person Research Forum Poster Session & Podium Presentations: Saturday, February 10th, 2024 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Freeport, ME – Poster Session 9AM-3PM, Podium Presentation & Awards 4-5PM




Reach out [email protected] if you wish to donate! 

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Friday, February 9th — 8:00AM—4:00PM
Saturday, February 10th — 8:00AM—4:00PM

SETUP Thursday, February 8th — 3:00PM-5:00PM
TEAR DOWN Saturday, February 10th — 4:00pm—5:00pm

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