The council of the West African College of Physicians WACP at a virtual emergency meeting on the 1/8/2020 after successful deliberation on the effect of SARS COv2 pandemic on the College activities approved the following:
1). The current update and revision course format to be changed to the virtual/webinar style.
2). The online submission of Proposals are to continue whilst a permanent online editorial submission and review assessment tracking management system is set up college.
3). The suspension of accreditation visits by all faculties till safe to do so while encouraging institutions with lapsed accreditation to renew their indebtedness to College.
4). The approval of online training modules set up by various faculties to enhance training.
5). A revised October joint exam schedule is approved with the new schedule as:
6). Council approves the postponement of 44th AGSM in Banjul slated for October 2020 to 2021 with Accra 2022 and Cycle continues.
7). Council notes that elections will be held by the Chapters and Faculties for approval in the October 2020 meeting and seamless handover to the next executives.