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Call for Youth PreWHA Workshop Participants and WHA Delegates

Call for Youth PreWHA Workshop Participants and WHA Delegates

We would like to announce the opening of the call for applications for one of the main global health events of the year, the annual World Health Assembly (WHA) and Youth PreWHA Workshop. The 70th WHA will be held from May 22nd till May 31st, 2017, in Geneva, Switzerland. Attended by delegations from 194 Member […]

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Universal Health Coverage

Universal Health Coverage

Dr. Margaret Chan, the WHO Director-General said: I regard Universal Health Coverage as the single most powerful concept that public health has to offer. It is inclusive. It unifies services and delivers them in a comprehensive and integrated way, based on primary health care. On December 12th 2016, we are celebrating the third Universal Health […]

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MM2017: Call for Rex Crossley Awards

MM2017: Call for Rex Crossley Awards

Are you working on an Activity which you are passionate about? Do you truly believe that your Activity is making a change? Could other NMOs follow your lead? Then you should read the Call for the Rex Crossley Awards Applications below! About the Rex Crossley Award The Rex Crossley Awards (RCA) is an award provided […]

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MM2017: Second Call for Plenary Team & Financial Committee

MM2017: Second Call for Plenary Team & Financial Committee

We hereby open the 2nd combined call for the Plenary Team and the Financial Committee for the upcoming 66th March Meeting General Assembly 2017 in Budva, Montenegro. IFMSA prides itself to be the voice of 1.3 million medical students worldwide. Because of this status, we are recognized by international organizations to be the official representative […]

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MSI 35: Call for Articles

MSI 35: Call for Articles

We are very pleased to announce that the first call for article submissions to the Medical Students International (MSI) 35 is now open! MSI is our biannual magazine, which focuses on global health perspectives brought by medical students worldwide. It is published both in print and online, in relation to the March and August General […]

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IFMSA at the Informal Forum of International Student Organizations

IFMSA at the Informal Forum of International Student Organizations

The Informal Forum of International Student Organizations (IFISO) is meeting held in Autumn and Spring, once in a biennium, whereby representatives from different international student organizations meet to exchange expertise, strengthen their capacities, discuss collaborations and partnerships, and identify common areas of involvement. Currently the IFISO network consists of a multi-disciplinary mix of 28 student […]

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UN Forum on Human Rights, Democracy, and the Rule of Law

UN Forum on Human Rights, Democracy, and the Rule of Law

IFMSA was always a platform for medical students who strived to create an equal and peaceful world, where Human Rights are respected, protected and fulfilled. In reflection to IFMSA’s longstanding history of engagement in human rights and peace and our activities on the international, regional, and local levels, IFMSA is actively participating in external events […]

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IFMSA @ COP22: Last Days

IFMSA @ COP22: Last Days

Here we are at the end of COP22, reflecting back at all that has transpired and looking forward on what is yet to come. During the last few days of COP we made good use of all the contacts we have gained to put the health message out there, and IFMSA did a webinar, an […]

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