Medical Education Systems

Medical Education Systems

It is essential that medical students are no longer regarded simply as consumers of the education programme but as partners in the process and they are engaged in transforming their own schools in the quest for quality. Students should have a say in discussions about the mission of the medical school, the development and implementation […]

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Teaching Medical Skills

Teaching Medical Skills

Why should I report my activity? As you all folks know, every time you receive an e-mail that confirmates your enrolment, the Program Coordinator asks you to fill a report form. You may think, there is no need to do that, since you already got the benefits and used the IFMSA logos. HOWEVER, there is […]

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Organ, Marrow and Tissue Donation

Organ, Marrow and Tissue Donation

Hello again life savers and IFMSA members If you are reading this right now you must know that you are awesome. Let us see how we are achieving more change with donation. In this edition we’ll talk on the international campaign on blood donation, international action on blood donation & MSM as well as see […]

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Environment and Health

Environment and Health

Environment and Health Program encourages NMOs activities that address climate change, water sanitation, outdoor and indoor air pollution, fossil fuel divestment, health sustainability and green hospitals, food production and security. These kind of activities that tackling these issues are matter because they are actually making the change across communities. They not only improve the environment […]

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HIV/AIDS and Other STIs

HIV/AIDS and Other STIs

Dear IFMSA Friends, HIV/AIDS and other STIs attract high levels of stigma worldwide. People do not want to talk about them, they don’t want to be associated with them; but these are really important issues affecting our sexual health. Stigma is a barrier for anyone with an STI in attaining the highest quality of healthcare […]

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Children Health and Rights

Children Health and Rights

Vaccination is a fundamental human right for all children. 116 million children worldwide receive basic vaccines every year. But 19 million children still don’t have access to vaccination. Today, we know that with vaccination, an estimated 2-3 million deaths are prevented every year. Find here an article written by Nedim Srabović about the ‘Health and […]

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Health Systems | World Health Day Campaign

Health Systems | World Health Day Campaign

On world health day 2018, ANEMF joined the #HealthForAll movement. As Universal Health Coverage (UHC) is a priority for us, we wanted to design a campaign focusing on the inequalities observed in our french health system. We chose six types of inequalities : financial, geographic, cultural, gender-based, disability-related and age-related ones. Our campaign pointed out […]

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Dignified and Non-Discriminatory Health Care | INcommunity: training on underserved populations

Dignified and Non-Discriminatory Health Care | INcommunity: training on underserved populations

In countries where residents are supposedly entitled to free health care, what explains that individuals from specific groups still face challenges in accessing basic healthcare services? The so-called “neglected populations” are those populations whose socio-economic, cultural and legal conditions deny them opportunities available to the rest of society. Inequality in accessing healthcare services can be […]

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Comprehensive Sexuality Education | Menstrual Health and Hygiene

Comprehensive Sexuality Education | Menstrual Health and Hygiene

52% of female population, 26% of total population is of reproductive age , whereas talking about menstruation is considered a subject of shame and taboo. 5-15% of women of reproductive age globally, have abnormal menstrual cycle globally. 3 out of 10 girls are unaware of menstrual hygiene 90% of girls miss 1-5 days of school […]

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