Following on from the success of the 2006 AMSE Conference in Kracow, Poland, the 2007 meeting of AMSE took place in Lisbon, Portugal from 14 - 16 June 2007. The subject of the Conference iin Lisbon was "Linking Medical Schools with Teaching Hospitals and Health Centres".

The meeting began at 9.00 am on 14 June with a workshop to focus on Performance Management, facilitated by Professor Ed Hillhouse, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Leeds, and Alison Johns, Higher Education Funding Council for England. The programme continued through Friday 15 and Saturday 16 June, with a range of speakers drawn from across Europe.

Topics discussed include "Linking Medical Schools with Teaching and Research in the Community, Family Medicine and in Primary Care", "Academic Health Centres, Experiences from Europe and the Rest of the World" and "Accreditation and Quality Assurance of Health Teaching Institutions." The perspectives of Faculty Deans and Heads of School were compared and contrasted with those of healthcare administrators, representatives from patient and student bodies and clinical academics.

The Conference agreed the AMSE Lisbon Declaration.