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EMSA Student Taskforce at SESAM Conference in Bilbao

Between 26-29 June 2018, 18 EMSA members attended SESAM – Society in Europe for Simulation Applied to Medicine Conference 2018 as EMSA Student Taskforce. During the meeting, EMSA members had the opportunity to explore the state-of-the-art exhibitions, attend the workshops, expert panels & roundtable discussions on the future of simulation, meanwhile contributing to the smooth flow of the conference by working as the Taskforce! Check out our brochure summarising the event below!   SESAM 18 brochure (1)...

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EMSA Executive Board Elect F2F Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey

On the afternoon of July 15th, EMSA Executive Board (EB) Elect 18-19 gathered together for the first Face to Face meeting of the 18-19 term in Koc University, Istanbul. This meeting was the first of its kind in EMSA , where EB elect members planned for the upcoming term and discussed initiatives that will shape the direction of the association in 18-19 term.  All members of the EB elect, Tugce Cetin (President Elect 18-19), Nick Xifaras (Secretary General 17-19), Atalay Demiray (Treasurer Elect 18-19), Yordan Kovatchev (VP Internal Elect 18-19), Orsolya Suli (VP External 17-19), and Ece Calisan (VP Capacity Elect 18-19) were present in the meeting. The meeting took place in two sessions (13.00-15.00 and 15.30-17.00), and many fruitful discussions and decisions took place during this period.  Excerpts from the discussions can be accessed below. Want to step up to the European Level? Call for EMSA Officials Board 18-19 is OPEN! 1. European Board (EEB) Annual Plan  Nick Xifaras (Secretary General 17-19) briefly explained the strengths and shortcomings of the annual plans implemented by previous boards. Board members brainstormed on the ideal annual plan for the upcoming term, and the steps needed to create one. 2. EEB + EEB Elect Handover & Teambuilding F2F Meeting Tugce Cetin (President Elect 18-19) shared the draft agenda and vision for the EEB + EEB Elect F2F meeting, a meeting that is first...

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EMSA European Board Face2Face Meeting in Istanbul, Turkey

EMSA European Board Members have gathered in Istanbul, Turkey for a Face2Face Meeting between 13 and 16 July 2018. The host of the event is the wonderful EMSA Koç at Koç University. 12 Board members gathered to discuss various subjects and planned for the year. The meeting was very productive and included discussions and decisiding upon EMSA matters. The meeting consisted of three working days, including one open day with sessions for interested EMSA members. The agenda of the meeting with overview of the discussions can be found below for your convenience.  FRIDAY 13.07.18 1. Welcome message The Board has been welcomed by the Vice Dean of the Koc Medical Faculty, Prof. Dr. Kemal Baysal. He has shared information about the Faculty and history of the hospital. 2. EMSA Newsletter Following the recent comments from EMSA members regarding the amount of information sent by the EEB, the Board has decided to address this issue. A monthly Newsletter will be prepared, starting August. It will cover all EMSA News. Each Department will be responsible for their own content. 3. Scientific Exchange Program An idea of an exchange emerged among the EEB Members. It would be similar to Twinning, but research and science based. More information will follow soon. Lili Diana Szabo (Medical Science Director) is taking care of this subject.   4. New email signatures and web site Pillar updates Jan Skrzypczak (PRO) has presented...

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EuroMeds Summer Issue 2018 is Out!

The first ever EuroMeds Summer Issue is finally here! The 2 topics of the issue are Interprofessional Learning and Immunization and Vaccines. The Editorial Team would like to thank to all of those who took their time to craft something informative and inspirational for all of our members. A record number of 18 articles for this issue was accepted. To find our more about EuroMeds and read the past editions, please access this page. EuroMeds Summer Issue...

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