The IFMSA Program Coordinators lead the work organized under the relevant IFMSA Program by working with National Member Organizations and the IFMSA Team of Officials in enrolling activities, gathering evaluation data and measuring the impact of the Federation as a whole. Furthermore, the Program Coordinators work on developing the Capacity of our Member Organizations in the specific field of their work.

Program Coordinators are individuals appointed by the IFMSA Executive Board with the participation of the IFMSA Team of Officials for one term. Their major responsibilities include

(1) educating members of NMOs on how to enroll their Activities under Programs; (2) enabling and facilitating communication between similar activities and NMOs, (3) organizing international capacity building activities with the support of NMOs and the IFMSA Team of Officials, (4) working with relevant Standing Committee Director and Liaison Officer on creating new opportunities, all with the aim of achieving the goal and objectives of the Program and (5) measuring the Impact of NMOs Activities enrolled under the Program by creating the Program Impact Report.

Program Coordinators for the Term of 2019-2020

PositionNameNMOEmailWhatsApp
Vice-President for ActivitiesSaniya SahasrabudheMSAI-India[email protected]919820528801
Program Support AssistantAhmed ElshaerIFMSA-Egypt[email protected]201113400270
Program Coordinator for:
Communicable DiseasesAhmed Magdy Elsayed AbdoIFMSA-Egypt[email protected]201018804692
Emergencies, Disaster Risk and Humanitarian ActionsDalia Ahmed Hamza AbdallaIFMSA-Egypthumanit[email protected]201006473767
Environment and HealthRoxanne St-Pierre-AlainIFMSA-Québec[email protected]1 (581) 991-5117
Ethics and Human Rights in HealthSahiba Sanjay ManiarMSAI-India[email protected]919619944188
Gender-Based ViolenceShaimaa Adel FawzyIFMSA-Egypt[email protected]201210410809
Health SystemsBasheer AlmashgariNAMS-Yemen[email protected]967 735 026 654
Healthy Lifestyles and Noncommunicable DisaesesOlayinka Abosede FakoredeNiMSA-Nigeria[email protected]2348134541638
HIV/AIDS and other STIsAristide Marie Arsene KoumbenAEM BURKINA FASO[email protected]22671191949
Maternal Health and Access to Safe AbortionMaria Camila Zapata CardozoASCEMCOL[email protected]573159284156
Medical Education SystemsUtku TimurçinTurkMSIC - Turkey[email protected]905543170879
Mental HealthRitika MishraMSAI-India[email protected]919930306809
Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and RightsChristos PapaioannouHelMSIC - Greece[email protected]306986005827
Teaching Medical SkillsSilvia Matilda AștefaneiFASMR Romania[email protected]40735223808

To enroll an Activity in one or more IFMSA programs, please contact the relevant Program Coordinator or visit the Programs Section on our website.