Conferences/Events - International


ICDEM 2018: 20th International Conference on Disaster and Emergency Management

5-6 March 2018
Rome, Italy

  This conference aims to bring together leading academic scientists, reseearchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Disaster and Emergency Management.

It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Disaster and Emergency Management.



medics (medical international conference for students)

19-22 April, 2018
Bucharest, Romania

MEDICS was founded in 2016 with the purpose of raising the standard of student and young doctors scientific meetings in Romania and in Europe. We believe that it is important to have a healthy academic environment to develop in, so we are putting our best efforts to bring the academia and their research experience to students.

The last two editions of MEDICS were highly praised medical students conferences gathering more than 700 participants from about 40 countries. We had a record 51 workshops and 25 conferences and keynote lectures.

Inspiring Keynote Lectures

We are proud to introduce our first Keynote Speakers:

·         Judith E. Brill. Judith Brill is a Professor of Anesthesiology & Pediatric Critical Care at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine, USA. She is a leading expert, teaching and practicing at one of the best hospitals in the world.

·         Marvin E. Ament - Professor Emeritus at David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine, USA. Marvin E. Ament is an international expert in the field of pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition.

·         Adam Watts - Consultant Elbow, Hand & Upper Limb Surgeon at Wrightington Hospital; Visiting Professor at Manchester University, UK. Adam Watts is a specialist elbow surgeon and leads cutting edge elbow research. He has lectured all over the world and has been widely published.

·         Stephane Epelbaum - Assistant Professor at Hôpital La Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris, France. Stephane Epelbaum’s research focuses on Alzheimer’s disease, with a special interest in its main manifestation - memory loss.

Present your research

Have some work of your own? Go ahead, submit your Abstract, join us as a Presenting Author and win spectacular Prizes!

Abstract Submission Deadline: 18 March 2018

Our congress website is:

Our Facebook congress page is:

Our organisation website is:


7th Medespera international medical congress

3-5 May, 2018
Chisinau, Moldova

Welcome to MedEspera – the biennial congress for medical students and young doctors from all over the world! 

MedEspera is the only international medical congress in Moldova organized and run solely

by students from the Association of Medical Students and Residents (ASRM/EMSA-Chisinau).

Important Dates:

4th February 2018- Early Registration Deadline

5th March 2018- Late Registration Deadline


The participation fee is:

35 €- active participant fee;

25 €- passive participants, early registration fee (until 4th February 2018)

45 €- passive participants, late registration fee (4th February 2018- 5th March 2018)

More Information:

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adam summer school

30 june-6 July
Amsterdam, Netherlands

Want to learn more about anaesthesiology and acute medicine? Always been interested in discovering Amsterdam? Come join the ADAM Summer School!


The medical programme of the ADAM Summer School focuses on anesthesiology and acute medicine. You will attain practical skills through simulation as well as developing other skills such as performing intubations and coniotomies. Furthermore, you will attend inspiring lectures and workshops. At the end of the summer school you will be able to handle stressful situations in the operating theater and in the shockroom!


The social programme, will give you the chance to discover all that Amsterdam has to offer while getting to know your international peers!



The registrations will open on 8th January 2018.

Application link:


Deadline of application: 31st of January 23.59 CET


Date: 30th June 2018 - 6th of July 2018

Place: Simulation Center of the VU University medical center in Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Price:  575 euros international students // 250 euros Dutch students

Included: accommodation, food (breakfast, lunch and dinner), airport-shuttle service, medical and social program. The fee for Dutch students does not include breakfast and accommodation.


Please note: We will accept medical students from the second, third, fourth and fifth year. We will take a maximum of 120 letters into consideration, once we reach the 120 applications the application form will be closed.


More questions?




emergency medicine summerschool montenegro 2018

10-20 July and 20-30 july, 2018
Podgorica, montenegro

This is a project that brings together students from all around the world interested in gaining and exchanging knowledge in the field of emergency medicine. The main theme of the project is emergency medicine and it consists of the following topics:

· Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

· Traumatic Brain Injury

· Basic surgical skills

· Pediatric emergencies

· Management of trauma patient

· Diverse emergencies (drowning, poisoning, hypothermia, etc.)

· Principles of critical medical thinking

The scientific part is composed of lectures, interactive seminars, practical skills and daily cases. Every student will have a chance to renew and expand his/her knowledge, as well as master new skills.


 Dates of summer school:


20.07.—30.07.2018      * Minimum 10 and maximum 20 people

Registration and participation fee for summer school:

Deadline for registration: 01.04.2018

Participation fee: 350 EUR  including: accomodation, food, trip to Žabljak, workshops and lectures.


For more information, please contact


21st SCMSA Summer School on Tropical Medicine & Infectious Diseases

24 july - 6 august, 2018
Ismailia, Egypt

In this Program you get an unprecedented certified hands-on experience guided by some of the best medical professionals in Africa & the Middle East all together mixed with a chance to relive history in the heart-capturing and mind-blowing cradle of civilisation -EGYPT- where you will taste the flavor of life in Egypt as an Egyptian surrounded by the friendly locals and your new local friends that will have your back 24/7!

Time: 24th of July to the 6th of August 2018. 

(Plus OPTIONAL 4-day trip to Sharm Al-Sheikh, so the whole thing ends on 10th of August 2018)


 Number of Participants: 20 up to 40 Students.


Deadline for Early Registration: 30th of March 2018.

Deadline for Late Registration: 30th of April 2018.


Apply here:


Course Fees:

Individual Registration (EARLY): 450 Euros.
Individual Registration (LATE): 480 Euros.

Special Offers For Groups:
Group of THREE: 420 Euros each.
Group of FIVE: 400 Euros each.
Group of TEN: 380 Euros each


 What will The fees will cover?

-Professional Certified Scientific Course at Faculty of Medicine - Suez Canal University, Suez Canal University Teaching Hospitals, Infectious diseases Hospital & Chest diseases Hospital in Ismailia, Egypt.

-A priceless opportunity to gain fruitful hands-on experience about Infectious diseases and Tropical medicine.
-Variety of interactive classes, clinical sessions and lectures given by a mixture of very talented young doctors and competent professionals. 
-A bargain extravagant and serene accommodation away from the crowded city that is provided with a lavish pool, special service and a deluxe playing field in the magical Ismailia, Egypt.
-Transportation during the whole Summer School period in fancy air-conditioned buses.
-2 fancy meals per day (A delicious breakfast and luxurious lunch), during ALL working days.
-24/7 Support by SCMSA’s own ready, willing and able local medical students. 

-Moreover, a spectacularly diverse SOCIAL program All over Egypt.


Official Language:

Required Equipment:

A white Coat and a Stethoscope.-
Your Swimsuits.-
A Camera will come in handy as well!-

International Student Card (ISIC) is a MUST.

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equalhealth 6th annual social medicine course

"Beyond the Biological Basics of Disease: The Social and Economic Causation of Illness"

8-28 July, 2018
central plateau, haiti

Social and economic factors have an incredible impact on the health of patients worldwide. Health professionals are routinely exposed to these socioeconomic forces, with limited training in how to effectively respond.  In response to this gap, each year EqualHealth convenes health professional students for a three-week immersion into the principles of social medicine. Building a remarkable community, we grapple with challenges questions that face providers globally.
The course blends field visits, classroom-based presentations and discussions, group reflections, student presentations, films, and patient interaction.

We create an innovative, interactive learning environment where students participate as learners and teachers. Our goal is to advance understanding of the interactions between the biology of disease and the social, cultural, economic, political, and historical factors that influence illness presentation and social experience.
Eligibility criteria for applicants:
-Graduate-level health profession students of any year (medical, nursing, social work, public health, dentistry, etc.).
-Proficiency in French
-Availability for the entire course duration (July 8-28,2018)

More information and applications are available on our website at:


21st Century Medicine International Medical Congress for Students and Young Doctors

7 April, 2018
Medical University of Lublin, Poland

The aim of this meeting is to present scientific achievements in the field of medical and natural sciences by students and PhD doctors from Poland and other

countries. The conference is a great opportunity to exchange ideas and views of young scientists and will enable them to expand their knowledge in lectures

and gain practical skills through participation in a variety of workshops. This years special guests are Krzysztof Gojdź MD, PhD certified by the American

Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and Marek Pitucha MD, PhD - specialists of aesthetic medicine. 

Important dates:
11.03.2018 Registration deadline
11.03.2018 Abstract submission deadline
14.03.2018 Abstract acceptance confirmation deadline
19.03.2018 Conference fee payment deadline
26.03 - 04.04.2018 Each participant must send the presentation by e-mail


Active participants 30€

Passive participants 25€

More information and details on abstract submission, fees, and the location can be found on our website

and fanpage


Summer School on 'Reproductive Health and Rights' and Summer School on 'Health & Migration' 

1-12 July, 2018
Ghent, Belgium

Each summer, we welcome students from all over the world to the beautiful city of Ghent, Belgium. We organise a 12-day educational program, completed with various social and cultural activities. Applicants can choose between two different subjects: ‘Health & Migration’ and ‘Reproductive Health & Rights’. Both Summer Schools will take place from the 1st until the 12th of July 2018.

Our goal is to provide an unforgettable experience by broadening your view on the subject as well as to introduce you to the finest Belgium has to offer. The mix of nationalities of the participants guarantees an interesting multicultural setting, resulting in long-lasting friendships.

Participants will attend interesting lectures taught by renowned doctors and professors connected to Ghent University as well as other international institutions. Next, you can enjoy the mesmerising green of our parks and have your breath taken away by our monumental cathedrals, churches and medieval dungeons. Discuss the day’s lectures to the tunes of local musicians and invigorate body and soul with our peerless variety of beer and exquisite Belgian cuisine. Education and pleasure have rarely -if ever- marched this closely in step.

Interested? You can apply by visiting our website, and filling out the application forms on the applications page. We have limited the necessary evil of paperwork to a minimum. Please bear in mind that places are limited, so apply sooner rather than later and nothing will keep you from enjoying your stay in vibrant Ghent!

Not quite convinced yet, having doubts or want to know what our previous Summer Schools were like? Visit our website and follow the updates on our Facebook pages: for Health & Migrationfor Reproductive Health & Rights.


Cost? € 490 (€ 520 after the 22nd of February)

Application deadline? 22nd of February 2018 for early fee

More information? Visit


InciSioN - International Student Surgical Network Global Surgery Symposium 2018

5-6 May, 2018
Leuven, Belgium


Partners of the Symposium are the Harvard Program in Global Surgery and Social Change, the World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists, King's College London, and the G4 Alliance.

The international symposium targets a varied and global audience of specialists, residents, and students, introducing them to the basic concepts of global surgery, its recent developments and future steps to take by both the international community and local stakeholders. Speakers include Global Surgery experts from all over the world, including surgeons, anaesthesiologists and obstetricians with both in-field and academic experience, and public health and financing experts from international organisations and civil society.


Early fee registration and abstract submissions have been opened for the Symposium. The agenda can be found here, whereas speakers are announced one by one on the event page before being grouped on the website. Reduced room rates are available for ho(s)tels in Leuven, which is easily accessible through all means of travel. Moreover, the Symposium aims to establish a travel support fund for selected students and residents from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), which we aim to maximize through our additional crowdfunding campaign in order to bring equity into surgery.

Questions regarding the IGSS2018 can be sent to


Diving Medicine summer school

9-16 July, 2018
Rijeka, Croatia

It is our great pleasure to once again invite you to the original "Diving Medicine Summer School" in Croatia!

After several years of absence we have decided to once again activate this project that was once a pillar of student exchanges in Croatia and one of the projects upon which our student organization - CroMSIC was founded. This time the project will be held on a much higher level, following the building of the new Center for Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine in Rijeka, Croatia.

The Summer School will be held from 9.7.-16.7.2018. and will include 12 hours of lectures held by some of the best experts in the field of hyperbaric medicine in Croatia, and a diving class after which you will be awarded an official international certificate for diving up to 18 meters. We have also organized an amazing social programme for you, including a Welcome and Goodbye party, a Beach party and many more. You will be taken to see the world famous Plitvice lakes which is a UNESCO heritage site and we will show you all the beauties of our city and its surroundings. You will also have an exclusive visit to the JGL Manufacture facility, a medical research company situated in Rijeka which has specialized in making products from the seawater of our beautiful Adriatic sea.

We are accepting only 16 students since we have focused on quality and not quantity so hurry up with your application :). 

Early registration fee until 15.4. is 480€.

Late registration fee 15.4.-15.5. is 530€.

Included in the fee:

  • Accommodation for all 7 nights.
  • 3 meals per day.
  • Scuba diving class (after completion you will be awarded an official international certificate for diving up to 18 meters). 
  • Diving insurance (only for diving in case of instructor mistake). 
  • Exclusive visit to the JGL Manufacture facility. 
  • 12 hours of lectures from experts in the field of Hyperbaric medicine.
  • Transportation within Rijeka (Kostrena, Opatija...)
  • Pick-up from Rijeka’s airport, train station or bus station.
  • One-day trip to Plitvice lakes (UNESCO Heritage site). 
  • Social Programme.

Please contact for further information and a brochure on this event.


22nd Marisiensis international scientific congress for students, young physicians and pharmacists

28 March - 1 April, 2018
Tirgu Mures, Romania

The congress is organized by EMSA Tirgu Mures, in collaboration with the University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Tîrgu Mureș, which reunites annually students, physicians and pharmacists  not only from Romania, but from all over the world. Each year the number of the participants increases, thereof in 2018 we are expecting more than 1000 attendees to the congress.

With every edition, we try our best to meet the needs of the students, so they could present their scientific research and also attend lectures and workshops held by professors and physicians on the following sections: Basic Medical Science, Medical, Surgery, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nutrition and Dietetics, Nursing and Midwifery, Physical Education and Sports, Physiotherapy.

For more information you can visit our website: or you can contact us on our facebook page ( ), you can also make an impression about what Marisiensis experience means to us: