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EMSA at the European Junior Doctors GA

On the 13th -14th May, European Junior Doctors (EJD) held their general assembly meetings in Vilnius, Lithuania. EMSA has been represented by a former Vice – President for External Affairs – Kristina Mickevičiūtė. The meeting kicked off with a conference …

 
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EMSA-EFPSA Joint Statement on Mental Health Awareness Week 2016

The European Medical Students’ Association (EMSA) and the European Federation of Psychology Students’ Associations (EFPSA) maintain the position that  discrimination towards individuals with mental health disorders is unethical and immoral and thus, we believe that individuals within society should work …

 
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ESTRO School of Radiotherapy and Oncology

The ESTRO School of Radiotherapy and Oncology is an international school that aims to improve, professionalise and standardise knowledge and practice in radiation oncology and associated professions in Europe and beyond. Principles and practice of radiotherapy and oncology with radiation …

 
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EMSA-EFPSA Joint Statement on Mental Health Awareness Week 2016

The European Medical Students’ Association (EMSA) and the European Federation of Psychology Students’ Associations (EFPSA) maintain the position that  discrimination towards individuals with mental health disorders is unethical and immoral and thus, we believe that individuals within society should work …

 
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 – Suicide

Suicide is the 15th leading cause of death worldwide, according to statistics from 2012. It is a global phenomenon in all regions of the world. According to the WHO over 800,000 people die as a result of suicide every year. …

 
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 – Anxiety

Anxiety disorder is a serious mental illness. It is not just a passing emotion many people feel while faced with a difficult situation. For people with an anxiety disorder, worry, fear and nervousness are a constant factor and could also …

 
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EMSA-EFPSA Joint Statement on Mental Health Awareness Week 2016

The European Medical Students’ Association (EMSA) and the European Federation of Psychology Students’ Associations (EFPSA) maintain the position that  discrimination towards individuals with mental health disorders is unethical and immoral and thus, we believe that individuals within society should work …

 
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JA-CHRODIS Policy brief on National Diabetes Plans

The Joint Action CHRODIS (JA-CHRODIS) provides evidence to build comprehensive strategies to tackle diabetes and chronic diseases. On the occasion of World Health Day, JA-CHRODIS launches policy brief that helps identify the key enablers and barriers to the development, implementation …

 
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echo – essen conference for hematology and oncology

The echo – essen conference for hematology and oncology – is a unique conference in Germany which wants to enthuse junior clinicians and junior scientists with the fields of Hematology, Oncology and Cancer Research as reflected in its motto: The …

 
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New logos for Department of Internal Affairs

Dear EMSA members, After lots of labor, EMSA European Board is delighted to introduce you our new logos for each pillar and policy making department together with 3 Joint European Projects. Should you have any comments or ideas, please do not hesitate …

 
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Plenary Updates from AA 2015

Dear EMSAi, The EMSA Autumn Assembly 2015 plenaries started on a great note, not only with the fact that it was the 25th anniversary of our great association but a lot of productive discussions were made during the plenaries which brought forth …

 
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Intercontinental Twinning with Taiwan

Dear EMSAi, Are you still thinking about your summer plans ? Did you always want to visit Asia, but never really had the opportunity ? Well, the odds are in your favour, as a new EMSA Twinning partner has been …

 
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New logos for Department of Internal Affairs

Dear EMSA members, After lots of labor, EMSA European Board is delighted to introduce you our new logos for each pillar and policy making department together with 3 Joint European Projects. Should you have any comments or ideas, please do not hesitate …

 
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Plenary Updates from AA 2015

Dear EMSAi, The EMSA Autumn Assembly 2015 plenaries started on a great note, not only with the fact that it was the 25th anniversary of our great association but a lot of productive discussions were made during the plenaries which brought forth …

 
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Closure of EMSA Spring Assembly’16 Registrations

Dear EMSA members, Registrations for EMSA Spring Assembly’16 and pre-Spring Assembly are now officially closed and we only have 1 month left till our Spring Assembly in Tbilisi/Georgia. We would like to thank each and every one of our applicants …

 
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Call for TCE 2016 Trainers Team!

Dear EMSAi, We are happy to announce the 6th edition of EMSA Training Center of Excellence will take place between 23th July – 1rst August 2016 in Cluj-Napoca (Romania), the Heart of Transylvania. The international training event for medical students will …

 
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EMSA European Board face-2-face meeting

Dear EMSA enthusiasts, It is our pleasure to present some insight into our second first face-to-face (F2F) meeting as EMSA European Board in Frankfurt, Germany between 25th and 30th of March. A large part of the 2015/16 EEB gathered together …

 
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Call for Observers at EEB “Face to Face”-Meeting

Dear EMSAi, from 26th-30th of March the EMSA European Board will have its second “Face to Face”-Meeting in Frankfurt, Germany. We would like to welcome interested EMSAi to participate as Observer on some of these days. We will have sessions every …

 
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CALL FOR THE PERMANENT OFFICE IN CPME OFFICE BRUSSELS

            The European Medical Students‘ Association (EMSA) in cooperation with the Standing Committee of European Doctors (CPME) is calling for applications to the position of EMSA Permanent Officer in Brussels. The duration of the contract …

 
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New EMSA’s Permanent Officer in Brussels

Dear colleagues and friends, It is a cheerful day today for EMSA as after a rigorous selection process it has been now confirmed that the new EMSA Permanent Officer will be starting his term at the end of January 2015. …

 

FROM THE DIARY OF AN EPHA INTERN

  My name is Guilherme Bernardo, a recently graduated medical doctor from Lisbon, Portugal. I recently started my internship at EPHA after applying through EMSA, and so far I am enjoying the experience even more than I expected. The European …

 
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New logos for Department of Internal Affairs

Dear EMSA members, After lots of labor, EMSA European Board is delighted to introduce you our new logos for each pillar and policy making department together with 3 Joint European Projects. Should you have any comments or ideas, please do not hesitate …

 
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Joint Action Conference

There can be no healthcare system without the right number of workers equipped with the right skills. Health workforce planning is necessary for the proper management of a country’s healthcare system. However, many countries are facing difficulties in establishing a …

 
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Medical Degrees Across Europe Survey

Do medical students want to become “Medical Doctors”? How is the degree of “Medical Doctor” awarded in your country? Do patients prefer to be treated by physicians with academic degrees? We are preparing further advocacy for a Common Medical Doctorate …

 
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EMSA in Nature: Common doctorates across Europe

Dear EMSAi: In today’s issue of NATURE magazine, we publish a letter in correspondence (Nature 528, 333; 2015) to the recent editorial “Ills of the system” (Nature 527, 7; 2015). The editorial discusses the “doctoral thesis requirement currently present in …

 
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New logos for Department of Internal Affairs

Dear EMSA members, After lots of labor, EMSA European Board is delighted to introduce you our new logos for each pillar and policy making department together with 3 Joint European Projects. Should you have any comments or ideas, please do not hesitate …

 
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Medical Degrees Across Europe Survey

Do medical students want to become “Medical Doctors”? How is the degree of “Medical Doctor” awarded in your country? Do patients prefer to be treated by physicians with academic degrees? We are preparing further advocacy for a Common Medical Doctorate …

 
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EMSA in Nature: Common doctorates across Europe

Dear EMSAi: In today’s issue of NATURE magazine, we publish a letter in correspondence (Nature 528, 333; 2015) to the recent editorial “Ills of the system” (Nature 527, 7; 2015). The editorial discusses the “doctoral thesis requirement currently present in …

 
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EMSA at OpenCon’15 in Brussels

EMSA is now present at OpenCon’15 in Brussels! 2nd Conference for Students & Early Career Academic Professionals on Open Access, Open Education and Open Data has just started in the heart of Brussels this weekend. The event brings together students …

 
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Plenary Updates from AA 2015

Dear EMSAi, The EMSA Autumn Assembly 2015 plenaries started on a great note, not only with the fact that it was the 25th anniversary of our great association but a lot of productive discussions were made during the plenaries which brought forth …

 
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Joint Action Conference

There can be no healthcare system without the right number of workers equipped with the right skills. Health workforce planning is necessary for the proper management of a country’s healthcare system. However, many countries are facing difficulties in establishing a …

 
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Movember 2015

Happy Movember! As you might have already realized from announced events by EMSA FMOs, recently we have entered the most thoughtful month of year: Movember. So what is this Movember? What is the point of seeing many men with moustaches …

 
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New logos for Department of Internal Affairs

Dear EMSA members, After lots of labor, EMSA European Board is delighted to introduce you our new logos for each pillar and policy making department together with 3 Joint European Projects. Should you have any comments or ideas, please do not hesitate …

 
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Medical Degrees Across Europe Survey

Do medical students want to become “Medical Doctors”? How is the degree of “Medical Doctor” awarded in your country? Do patients prefer to be treated by physicians with academic degrees? We are preparing further advocacy for a Common Medical Doctorate …

 
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European Junior Doctors AA 2016

EJD is one of our fellow European Medical Organisations (EMO) and we have several ongoing activities and projects with them such as the joint advocacy working group on mutual recognition part (of medical education and training) in the Transatlantic Trade …

 
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EMSA-EFPSA Joint Statement on Mental Health Awareness Week 2016

The European Medical Students’ Association (EMSA) and the European Federation of Psychology Students’ Associations (EFPSA) maintain the position that  discrimination towards individuals with mental health disorders is unethical and immoral and thus, we believe that individuals within society should work …

 
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 – Suicide

Suicide is the 15th leading cause of death worldwide, according to statistics from 2012. It is a global phenomenon in all regions of the world. According to the WHO over 800,000 people die as a result of suicide every year. …

 
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 – Anxiety

Anxiety disorder is a serious mental illness. It is not just a passing emotion many people feel while faced with a difficult situation. For people with an anxiety disorder, worry, fear and nervousness are a constant factor and could also …

 
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Help MSF campaign “A Fair Shot”

Dear EMSAï, World Immunization Week is right around the corner and I would like to take that occasion to point out this campaign from Médecins sans Frontières (MSF) about fair vaccinations for pneumonia. They need YOUR help to get two …

 
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New logos for Department of Internal Affairs

Dear EMSA members, After lots of labor, EMSA European Board is delighted to introduce you our new logos for each pillar and policy making department together with 3 Joint European Projects. Should you have any comments or ideas, please do not hesitate …

 
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Medical Degrees Across Europe Survey

Do medical students want to become “Medical Doctors”? How is the degree of “Medical Doctor” awarded in your country? Do patients prefer to be treated by physicians with academic degrees? We are preparing further advocacy for a Common Medical Doctorate …

 
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EMSA in Nature: Common doctorates across Europe

Dear EMSAi: In today’s issue of NATURE magazine, we publish a letter in correspondence (Nature 528, 333; 2015) to the recent editorial “Ills of the system” (Nature 527, 7; 2015). The editorial discusses the “doctoral thesis requirement currently present in …

 
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Plenary Updates from AA 2015

Dear EMSAi, The EMSA Autumn Assembly 2015 plenaries started on a great note, not only with the fact that it was the 25th anniversary of our great association but a lot of productive discussions were made during the plenaries which brought forth …

 
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Summer School on Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases

From Egypt; where all History and Beauty Lies within. Suez Canal Medical Students’ University is Calling: “The 18th SCMSA Summer School on Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine” With just the right amount of each of these secret ingredients – Business: a …

 

Summer School on Vaccinology, Antwerp

The Summer school on Vaccinology, organized by the Center for the Evaluation of Vaccination, is an intensive and international 6 day course(from July 6th till July 13th, 2015) that aims to increase the participants’ knowledge and skills regarding every aspect …

 
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EMSA at the 17th SCMSA Summer School in Ismailia, Egypt

In the early Summer this year EMSA Europe has started cooperation with the Summer School on Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine organised by SCMSA – Suez Canal Medical Students’ Association between 4th and 17th of August 2014. The initial contact has been launched …

 
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Call for TCE 2016 Trainers Team!

Dear EMSAi, We are happy to announce the 6th edition of EMSA Training Center of Excellence will take place between 23th July – 1rst August 2016 in Cluj-Napoca (Romania), the Heart of Transylvania. The international training event for medical students will …

 
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EMSA Access in Action, 14-15th September Berlin

Dear colleagues, We are delighted to invite you to attend the first EMSA Access in Action event on September 14-15 in Berlin. The European Medical Students Association, supported by EU Foster project, is organizing an educational event on Open Access. …

 

EMSA TNT’15

Dear friends, colleagues & students everywhere! The opportunity has arrived to put a change in your carrier as well as in your world view by spending  one week with full of trainings that will be delivered by experienced and skilled …

 
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Intercontinental Twinning with Taiwan

Dear EMSAi, Are you still thinking about your summer plans ? Did you always want to visit Asia, but never really had the opportunity ? Well, the odds are in your favour, as a new EMSA Twinning partner has been …

 

Project Fair & TP Market at GA 2014, Plovdiv

EMSA, from 9th to 12th September 2014, marked the 24th EMSA General Assembly, held in Plovdiv (or should we say pLOVEdiv), Bulgaria. Apart from the decision making during the plenary sessions, marking some future changes in EMSA policy, it was also an amazing opportunity …

 
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CALL: Interprofessional Twinning w/ EPSA

Dear EMSAi, Do you want to explore a different faculty, learn more about pharmacy and experience life of a pharmaceutical student? This is your chance! Your EMSA European Board is delighted to announce a new Twinning Project opportunity: an Interprofessional …

 
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EMSA at AEMH, EJD and FEMS GA in Vienna

EMSA was invited by out dear fellow European Medical Organisations (EMOs)to attend this joint General Assembly of the three Associations EJD, FEMS and AEMH. EMSA President Jannis Papazoglou (who also represented EMSA at the EMO Presidents Meeting) and by EMSAs …

 

Health Politics in Brussels: TTIP and Patient Empowerment

From 4th to 6th of February I spend time in Brussels and took part in several meetings. It all started with the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). That week the 8th negotiation round on this agreement took place in …

 

A Beautiful Rose

International Day of Zero Tolerance Against Female Genital Mutilation. On 20 December 2012, the UN General Assembly adopted Resolution A/RES/67/146 in which it “Calls upon States, the United Nations system, civil society and all stakeholders to continue to observe 6 February as the …

 
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Cancer is “Not Beyond Us!”

World Cancer Day 2015. According to the WHO Europe Cancer is the uncontrolled growth and spread of cells that arises from a change in one single cell. The change may be started by external agents and inherited genetic factors and can …

 

Call for Vice President External Affairs

Dear Members, due to the resignation of our current Vice President for External Affairs Ibukun Adepoju we open a call for applications for this position. The deadline will be on Wednesday the 11th of February 23:59CET. We would like to ask …

 
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TEDMED LIVE 2015

Dear EMSAi, Do you want to be a part of TEDMED LIVE 2015. Listen to Renowned speakers talk about various issues on their field of expertise. This year working with TEDMED, we want to give our members the ability to …

 

Scholarships available for online training course: Emotion Coaching

EMSA Europe proudly presents: Nine Scholarships Available For Online Training Course: EmotionCoaching Basic In collaboration with  “The EMSA family and the people I had the privilege to encounter through EMSA events had a profound impact on my life. I feel …

 
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TEDMED Live Streaming 2014

Dear EMSA members, Thanks to an important partnership between TEDMED and EMSA, TEDMED is offering our members free livestream access to their entire 2014 program of more than 70 Talks from transformative thinkers in health and medicine.   TEDMED is the independently owned and operated health and medicine …

 
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