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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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Call for Delegation to the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics World Conference

Call for Delegation to the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics World Conference

We are pleased to invite you to join the IFMSA delegation to the 12th World Conference Bioethics, Medical Ethics & Health Law of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics. When and where? March 21-23, 2017. Limassol, Cyprus. How many delegation positions are available? 10 delegates will be selected (7-8 international students, 2-3 Cyprus students). What is […]

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Call for Applications for the IFMSA Delegation to WHO EB Meeting

Call for Applications for the IFMSA Delegation to WHO EB Meeting

It is our pleasure to announce the opening of the Call for Applications to one of the major events of the World Health Organization (WHO) for this year: the WHO Executive Board Meeting. The 140th WHO Executive Board Meeting will be held from January 23 to February 1, 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. Attended by delegations […]

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Antimicrobial Resistance Awareness Week Coming to an End

Antimicrobial Resistance Awareness Week Coming to an End

The AMR Awareness Week is about to end, but the fight against Antimicrobial Resistance has just began. As an emerging issue throughout the world, AMR needs to be tackled systematically and consistently, therefore we encourage you to continue taking Action and create impact every day! Here are the preliminary outcomes of the IFMSA AMR Awareness […]

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IFMSA @ COP22: Days 7, 8, and 9

IFMSA @ COP22: Days 7, 8, and 9

The first week of the COP22 is already over, and a new IFMSA delegation is ready to kick start the last week of international climate change negotiations! Like the previous week, there are six of us representing our Federation: Rebecka (IFMSA-Sweden), Marie (IFMSA Vice-president for External Affairs), Aruna (MSAI-India), Line (IMCC-Denmark, Program Coordinator on Environment […]

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