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EUROMEDS ONLINE: CALL FOR CONTRIBUTORS

Dear EuroMeds Enthusiast, We are looking for Contributors to work together with our Editorial Team for the December issue of EuroMeds Online, which will be created in collaboration with the Medical Education Pillar. The theme of the December EuroMeds Online is: Social Accountability of Medical Schools According to WHO  (World Health Organisation), social accountability can be defined as “the obligation of Medical Schools to direct their education, research and service activities towards addressing the priority health concerns of the community, region and/or nation they have a mandate to serve. The priority health concerns are to be identified jointly by governments, health care organizations, health professionals and the public. ” If you feel connected to one of these topics, or have an idea that is related to the main theme, do not hesitate to submit an article for EuroMeds Online December. It is important that if you would like to submit an article, please send us an email in advance (at least one week before the submission deadline). Please send an email to: euromeds@emsa-europe.eu Your email should cover: Your full name and the topic/title of your article Your university, and the year of studies Phone number, or link to facebook profile (for communication)   The DEADLINE for Contributors to submit an article is: 30th November 2017 1 PM...

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Interview with Dr. Marc Sprenger, the Director of WHO Antimicrobial Secretariat

Antimicrobial resistance, the greatest challenge of modern medicine   Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) has been addressed multiple times as the greatest threat to modern medicine. Even though experts say that we are running out of time to solve this rising problem, the most important health organizations and political leaders are working to fight this mutual enemy. With national and global action plans being implemented and by slowly changing attitudes there is a chance that we might win this war against multiresistant microbes. Dr Marc Sprenger, the Director of the World Health Organization (WHO)  Antimicrobial Resistance Secretariat told us at the...

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Interview with CPME President, Dr. Jacques De Haller

Joint questions with Dr. Jacques De Haller   Interviewer: Michaella Alexandrou Interviewee: Dr Jacques De Haller, President of CPME (Standing Committee of European Doctors)   What is the power of your organization to influence decision making at national, European and international level? CPME represents national medical associations across Europe and is committed to contributing the medical profession’s point of view to EU institutions (European Commission, EU council and European Parliament) and European policy-making through pro-active cooperation on a wide range of health and healthcare related issues. In addition CPME collaborate with the World Medical Association (WMA) at national level....

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European Antibiotics Awareness Day Campaign 2017

On November 18th we all acknowledge the European Antibiotics Awareness Day (EAAD). Having said that, we invite you all to actively get involved in the fight against resistance to antibiotics. #KeepAntibioticsworking. You and your FMO can join any of the following programs! Get involved!   Please find the needed resources in this folder.  Poster  Infographic Facebook cover Here is the link to the ECDC twitter discussion  If you have any questions write and email to...

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