Outcomes of the 66th IFMSA March Meeting General Assembly

Outcomes of the 66th IFMSA March Meeting General Assembly

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – The International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA) has just wrapped up its 66th March Meeting General Assembly. The meeting, which hosted over 1000 medical students from over 90 countries in the beautiful city of Budva, on the Montenegrin coast, took place from the 2nd till the 8th of March, 2017 […]

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Migrant Health: Not Only Migrants’ Journey

Migrant Health: Not Only Migrants’ Journey

Migration is a global phenomenon that has been always present throughout the history of mankind. In recent years, changes in migration flows, scales and routes, along with the evident attention of the?general public has upgraded this area to a priority for the international community. Driving factors of migration are various, from searching for better life […]

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IFMSA @ 140th WHO EB Meeting: Part II

IFMSA @ 140th WHO EB Meeting: Part II

Here is our second blog post about the adventures of the IFMSA delegation to the 140th Executive Board meeting of the World Health Organization. The past days, all WHO Member States, as well as numerous Civil Society Organizations continued their discussions regarding the relevant global health issues of our time in preparation of the World […]

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IFMSA @ 140th WHO EB Meeting

IFMSA @ 140th WHO EB Meeting

This January, over 193 Member States of the WHO, as well as Non-State Actors, Civil Society Organizations, and other Observers gathered to write history in the 140th WHO Executive Board Meeting. Among many other agenda points, the candidates for Director General were to be narrowed down to three applicants, with the final elections held at […]

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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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