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 2018-2019

ProgramProgram CoordinatorNMOEmail Address
Communicable DiseasesKhadiga ElshamarkaIFMSA-Egypt[email protected]
Emergencies, Disaster Risk and Humanitarian ActionsHafsa FayyazIFMSA-Pakistan[email protected]
Environment and HealthMiloš StojanovćIFMSA-Serbia[email protected]
Ethics and Human Rights in HealthJuliette Claudine MattijsenIFMSA-The Netherlands[email protected]
Gender-Based ViolenceNupoor Tomar AMSA Australia[email protected]
Health SystemsKiran Zarnab KhalidIFMSA-Pakistan[email protected]
Healthy Lifestyles and Noncommunicable DisaesesCynthia Sin Nga LamAMSAHK - Hong Kong[email protected]
HIV/AIDS and other STIsJosé Alonso Cambronero RodríguezACEM-Costa Rica[email protected]
Maternal Health and Access to Safe AbortionWael KaabiaAssocia-Med Tunisia[email protected]
Medical Education SystemsAhmed ElshaerIFMSA-Egypt[email protected]
Mental HealthMilda BurneikaitėLiMSA Lithuania[email protected]
Teaching Medical SkillsMaria ShaldinaHCCM-Russia[email protected]
Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and RightsFidan ŞENOVATurkMSIC-Turkey[email protected]
Program Support Assistant Ahmed Mohamed SalehIFMSA-Egypt[email protected]

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