IFISO Autumn Meeting 2018

IFISO Autumn Meeting 2018

International student organizations joining forces Every six months, multiple student organizations with diverse professional backgrounds meet in the Informal Forum of International Student Organizations (IFISO) to identify common priorities, exchange expertise, build capacity, discuss partnerships, and build bridges of collaboration. This year’s IFISO network consisted of 11 multi-disciplinary student organizations, covering areas such as engineering, […]

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World Health Summit 2018 – 10 years of global health discussions

World Health Summit 2018 – 10 years of global health discussions

IFMSA was present at the World Health Summit 2018, which was held in Berlin, Germany, from the 14th until the 16th of October 2018. IFMSA was represented in the summit by the Vice-President for External Affairs, Marián Sedlák, and three general delegates; Ambra Chessa (SISM Italy), Jorge Cardoso (ANEM Portugal), and Caitlin Pley (SFGH UK). […]

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[CALL] Pre-Africa Regional Meeting

[CALL] Pre-Africa Regional Meeting

                                                      Dear African Region members, The time for the largest gathering of the year has come, the time to meet medical students from all around Africa, engage in active […]

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Team of Officials Meeting 1 for the term 2018-19

Team of Officials Meeting 1 for the term 2018-19

IFMSA carried out its first Team of Officials Meeting (TOM1) for the term 2018-19 in Budapest, Hungary which was hosted by our National Member Organization HuMSIRC Hungary. The meeting was  held from 28th of September until the 4th of October 2018. The Team of Officials Meeting (TOM) is an event where all IFMSA Officials meet […]

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[CALL] Pre World Health Assembly Organising Committee

[CALL] Pre World Health Assembly Organising Committee

  Dear members, It is with great pleasure that IFMSA is opening the exciting opportunity to be part of the Organizing Committee of the 7th Edition of the Pre-World Health Assembly Workshop (PreWHA).   What is the PreWHA? It is an international activity organized by IFMSA that consists of a 4-day workshop that will take […]

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AM18 Theme Event | IFMSA Action Plan for Social Accountability

AM18 Theme Event | IFMSA Action Plan for Social Accountability

Since 2016, when IFMSA Global External Focus Areas where introduced for the first time, IFMSA has showcased great and continuous commitment to spreading the value and importance of Social Accountability. With a clear mandate to the Team of Officials, and with continuous and growing support from the NMOs, IFMSA has quickly become a leading voice […]

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[CALL] World Federation for Medical Education internship program

[CALL] World Federation for Medical Education internship program

      Dear members, We are pleased to invite you to become an intern at the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME), as part of the WFME-IFMSA internship program.   Where? Interns will work at the headquarters of the World Federation for Medical Education, in Ferney-Voltaire, France (20 minutes from Geneva, Switzerland). When? Participants […]

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AMEE 2018 | A brief overview part II

AMEE 2018 | A brief overview part II

As promised in our previous AMEE 2018 post, here you will find experiences shared directly from our Student Taskforce members, who every year make the Conference an unforgettable experience for everyone involved – and in turn, have the time of their lives! In case you have not read the part I, we strongly advise you […]

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AMEE 2018 | A brief overview part I

AMEE 2018 | A brief overview part I

For approximately 5 days every year, thousands of medical and other health professions’ educators gather to learn, to teach, to share and to exchange in what has become the biggest conference of its kind globally – the AMEE Conference. This year, between August 25th-29th, over 3.800 deans, professors, medical education advocates and of course, students, […]

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SRT Iraq 2018

SRT Iraq 2018

Sometimes we are too young to realize that certain things are impossible so we do them anyway. In 2016 as the capacity building director assistant, I asked the director, Why don’t we host a sub-regional training In our beloved country, and is that possible? Two years ago it was a dream for us to do […]

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