Who we are?

The International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA), founded in 1951, is one of the worlds oldest and largest student-run organizations. It represents, connects and engages every day with a inspiring and engaging network of 1.3 million medical students from 130 national members organizations in 122 countries around the globe.

Read more

What We Do?

IFMSA brings people together to exchange, discuss and initiate projects to create a healthier world. It gives its members the skills and resources to be health leaders. It advocates for pressing issues that matter to shape the world we want. And it does deliver: our projects, our campaigns and our activities positively impact the physicians-to be and the communities they serve.

Read more

Be IFMSA (3)


Founded in May 1951


130 NMOs in 5 Regions


1.3 million students

Latest News

IFMSA @ Habitat III

IFMSA @ Habitat III

The United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, more commonly known as Habitat III, is currently in full swing in Quito, Ecuador. The conference brings together governments, UN agencies and programs, local authorities, civil society and the private sector to address
Posted by | Views 70

Our partners