CSW63 External Meeting

CSW63 External Meeting

Worldwide, girls and women, young and old, are faced with, inequalities, injustices, violence and deprivement of their basic rights, often due to circumstances outside of their control. IFMSA has continuously been committed to supporting girls and women, advocating for their health rights and accessibility to affordable, quality healthcare and championing gender equality in all domains. […]

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SA Toolkit Translations

SA Toolkit Translations

Dear IFMSA members,   In September 2017, IFMSA together with the Training for Health Equity Network (THEnet) published the Students’ Toolkit on Social Accountability (SA) in Medical Schools to aid students and faculties alike in fulfilling their social mission.   As a Federation, our commitment to Social Accountability stands strong and we have continued to […]

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Americas Regional Meeting

Americas Regional Meeting

Let’s unite in a solidary and prodigious America – Marcela Barrientos   The Americas Regional Meeting 2019 was held in Quito, Ecuador and gathered over 200 medical students from Canada to Chile. In total we had 16 NMOs from the Americas and 1 NMO from other Region making this event more diverse as ever. The […]

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EMR15 Oman: An experience of a lifetime

EMR15 Oman: An experience of a lifetime

                          Before arriving at the EMR15 venue in Oman, I didn’t know what to expect … our flight ran late, and the anxiety of traveling was still wearing us out. We weren’t really thinking about what’s to come, as much as just going […]

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Press Release: Attacks on Healthcare in Sudan

Press Release: Attacks on Healthcare in Sudan

Attacks on Healthcare Cannot Go On!   Recent attacks on healthcare in Sudan amidst the governmental crisis has caused an uprising roar around the world. The International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations condemns attacks on healthcare and demands accountability for all perpetrators whose actions are violating the International Human Rights Law (IHRL) & the International […]

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The WHO Executive Board Meeting vol. 2 | Beyond Geneva’s January debates!

The WHO Executive Board Meeting vol. 2 | Beyond Geneva’s January debates!

    Week two of the WHO Executive Board meeting was filled with discussions about Universal Health Coverage, access to medicines, human resources for health, the WHO internship program, among other topics.   IFMSA delivered 13 statements during the entire WHO EB Meeting, encompassing almost all agenda items, and highlighting the important role of youth […]

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Call for AMEE STF Applications

Call for AMEE STF Applications

                                        Summary: Background: Applications for the AMEE Conference 2019 Student Task Force are now open! Information summary: The AMEE Student Taskforce comprises of over 40 international students who participate and assist in the AMEE Conference, the […]

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TOM2

TOM2

IFMSA carried out its second Team of Officials Meeting (TOM2) for the term 2018/2019 in Wroclaw, Poland which was hosted by our National Member Organization IFMSA Poland. The meeting was  held from 28th of December 2018 until the 1st of January 2019, preceded by two days for the Executive Board meeting. The Team of Officials […]

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