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Search for a SCORA X-Change summer 2020!

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In summer, the IFMSA something called SCORA X-Change - an exchange of 3-4 weeks where the combined clinic, workshops and excursions related to topics such as sex education, STI, gender violence, maternal and abortion.

This summer there is the possibility to search 14 different countries! The exchange is in different periods for each country and the cost varies between 220-400 € depending on the country.

For more precise information on each country can be found via this link (invitation packages that tells specifically for each country): https://drive.google.com/open?id=1FZr4Xtui6AjGM6O1Ug8odQTXlfSWji0Y

How to apply?

1. Check out which countries are invited to exchange and their periods that you can find in the link above.
2. Select up to 3 various exchanges that interests you and rank them.
3. Write a motivation letter why you want to go on these exchanges.
4. Write a resume with your past and present credentials associated with IFMSA and activities related to sexual and reproductive health and rights.
4. Download, read and sign SCORA X-Change Code of Conduct (a document in which you agree to abide by IFMSAs international principles and values).
5. Download and fill in the document "SXC CF"You will find further down in the post.
6. Contact [email protected] to get the document "SXC CF"Signed after you have filled this.
7. Finally, fill in application form Connecting the end, where you also need to upload:

SXC CF (Candidature Form) can be found here!

The application form can be found here!

Deadline is the 13/3, so start in good time with your application! For questions or concerns, please contact [email protected]

Meeting documents to IFMSA-Sweden's Annual Meeting 2020

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During Saturday 15 February, IFMSA-Sweden councilors hold annual meeting, where council representatives will decide a lot of both fun and important things.

All members can submit motions if they have something they want to influence the association, so it is very welcome that as a member to submit a motion last 09.00 at annual meeting of the day 15 February. All motions sent to the President of [email protected]

Annual meeting documents, you will find HERE!

Applications open to EuRegMe 2020 Lithuania!

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Now the application of IFMSA:s European session opened EuRegMe!During EuRegMe meet students from almost all European countries to discuss issues such as global health, exchanges, refugee policy, mental illness, sexual and reproductive health and human rights. You involved the chance to share experiences with students from Europe, learn more about how IFMSA works and deep dive into interesting topics!

Year 2020 meeting held in Vilnius, Lithuania, the 23e-27e in April with the theme wait affecting "Health Workforce” and “Social Accountability in Health”. Below you can read more about the program.

Invitation Package

https://issuu.com/euregme2020/docs/euregme2020ip

We urge you to seek, new and old, regardless of previous experience. Applications will be reviewed by a selection group, and ranked among other things with regard to the earlier commitment and personal goals of the meeting. Valgruppen also trying to bring a delegation to an even distribution between local resorts.

Information

The meeting fee is 175 € / person IFMSA-Sweden is sponsoring about 100 € per person. The journey you stand for yourself.

Deadline for applications is 15/12 23.59!

For questions about the meeting or the application, do not hesitate to contact [email protected]

If you are applying to the meeting, you agree that we store your personal data in order to manage your application and your participation in the meeting. The handling of personal data in accordance with GDPR and erased after meeting, If you have questions about the association's work with GDPR can contact [email protected]

application form

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Residual points for clinical yield 2020-2021

Now we have a number of residual seats for clinical exchange season 2020-2021! Do not miss the coolest opportunity – the opportunity to search!

Clinic Exchanges addressed to medical students who completed the semester 5 Before the exchange begins. The deadline to apply is Sunday 8/12. The sites are then distributed according to the priority system.

Our exchanges organized on a voluntary basis by medical students in each country's membership. As outgoing offered you four-week internship at a hospital, at least one meal a day, as well as accommodation in the dorm room or home of a local student. During the internship period organized a social program where you together with other exchange students from around the world get to experience what the host country has to offer!

You can apply to go on exchange during the period 1/4 2020 – 31/3 2021. Unless otherwise noted, the cost of exchange 3000 SEC.

Note it is very important that you read the exchange conditions (Exchange Conditions) for the country you are interested in, before seeking! You must ensure that you meet your desired country to language requirements or terminating affiliation. Here you will find the conditions for the country. In terms can also read about the document, certificates and declarations that you will need to submit your Application Form, and which cities and periods are selectable in the country.

Here is a list of the most traveled places that can be searched:

Land / NMO: Number of places: Month: Other: exchange Terms:
Algeria 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/99
Belgium 1 July 2020 Requirements in French http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/101
Ecuador 1 - Requirements in Spanish http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/26
Egypt 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/27
France 1 - Requirements in French http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/32
Greece 2 July 2020 - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/35
Jordan 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/47
Kurdistan (Iraq) 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/42
Kuwait 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/50
Oman 2 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/65
Russia 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/76
Singapore 2 Fall Winter 2020-2021 NOTE Singapore requires that the application is submitted 9 months before replacement starter, Thus the exchange autumn / winter 2020. It is not possible to go in the summer 2020. http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/124
Spain 1 - Spanish advantageous, not claim http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/83
Switzerland 1 - Requirements in French or German http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/86
Tartarstan (Russia) 1 - - http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/88
Germany 1 July 2020 German advantageous, not claim http://exchange.ifmsa.org/exchange/scope/explore/conditions/view/33

Apply in the form below, or in open new tab.

Winning travel stories 2019

Thanks to all who submitted travel stories for exchange 2019! Now we read all the great travel stories submitted, and agreed on three winners whose story stuck out a little extra:

Best Research 'Report (SCORE)

Estelle Ton – Japan.
Inspiring and comprehensive travel story with very nice pictures!

Best Practice 'Report (SCOPE), 2 winner parts on meal

Casandra El Sayed – Kuwait
Handsome, informative and in-depth travel story with the personal touch and lots of practical tips!

Ylva Jansson – Brazil
19 pages resglädje, adventure and humor!

All travel stories can be found in travel stories!

Masterclass: Climate & Health

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The 6-8 december 2019 will IFMSA-Sweden and IFMSA-North organize a joint event with the SLS KUF (Swedish Society of Medicine, Kandidat- and Medical Association), a masterclass in climate and health.

This masterclass participants will have the background knowledge of the topic Global Health & Climate change. After a brief introduction to global health, including human rights and sustainable development goals (Sustainable Development Goals), we will dive into specific topics. With these workshops we aim to address the direct and indirect climate effects on global health, while we present them in the broader context of international, economic, social, political and environmental perspectives.

Masterclassen will also cough the Swedish official launch event for The Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change 2019, with Maria Nilsson, Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Global Health at the University of Umeå, which is one of the co-authors of the report.

Several experts in the field have been invited to bring you the latest updates – their names will be published closer to the event on Facebook. Masterclass will also bring the discussion to the next level through interactive workshops and considering mediation to create more concrete action plans, policyförslag etc. The main objective is to create a platform for you as young people interested in meeting, few tools, network and then give you the opportunity to act on global health and climate change

Link to this event (where you will also find application) can be found here!

The application is open through Sunday 3 november kl 11.59.

Report from August Meeting 2019 i Taiwan

This report can be read about what IFMSA-Sweden did in August Meeting 2019 i Taiwan. It includes information about the various components of the meeting consists of, and personal experiences and reflections from the 11 delegates.

The Nomination Committee's proposal for IFMSA-Sweden Board 2020

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In the autumn, the Nomination Committee has been working to develop a proposal for the next verksamhetsårs National Board! The Nomination Committee has handled applications, held interviews with the candidates and finally arrived at a proposal that will be voted on at the next General Council, which will be held in NH in Örebro 18-20 October.

Motkandidatur

If you wish motkandidera there is the possibility that up to 21:00 the day before the meeting, namely 18/10. You can submit a motkandidatur an item you already searched, but also to other items. You can motkandidera both to the items where we proposed another person against vacancies.

Motkandidaturer is by this form: https://goo.gl/forms/gG0RvVnSRZVm6wf93

The Nomination Committee's proposals

President
Matilda Stjernqvist, Skåne
Matilda has long and extensive experience in IFMSA-Sweden and has during this year
sat as Secretary. She burns especially for sustainable commitment and want to
Chairman work to promote mental health in the society. Matilda would also
work to create a good atmosphere on board and support everyone to achieve their goals. Matilda perceived as structured, focused and empathetic. We think she would be an excellent president of IFMSA-Sweden.

Vice-president of internal affairs (VPI)
Nelly Vuong, Linkoping
Nelly has previously started up Winnie the hospital on his lokalort, organized a National Weekend and had been the local president of IFMSA-Linkoping 2019. Nelly perceived as excessive and caring with clear goals for the year. She wants to develop new channels for knowledge sharing for local chairman, example LORF weekend and reorganization of common documents, and think it is important to achieve sustainable commitment and prosperous among local chairman. We recommend Nelly warm to the post of VPI.

SECRETARY GENERAL
Lisa Arvidsson, Skåne
Lisa has this year been the local president of IFMSA-Scania and has also been active in
Genus Group. Lisa burns especially for the environment and wish beside the usual tasks of a General Secretary also review how IFMSA-Sweden working with sustainability. She wants to ensure that the administration of the compound to flow in well so that everyone can focus on their mission. We the committee is convinced that Lisa is an excellent candidate for Secretary General.

Vice-president of external affairs (VPE)
Sonja Winkert, North
Sonja has extensive association experience NPO 2019, Vice-president of IFMSA-North
2018, been instrumental in starting the POP (Mental ill-project) 2016-2018 and external
Coordinator of Kärleksakuten in Umeå 2016. During the past year NPO, she has
participated in the GA and worked on a new policy document on climate change and health. As VPE want Sonja develop IFMSA-Sweden advocacy by producing more view documents, simplify and standardize the process of policy development and improving cooperation with universities. We in the Committee has great confidence Sonja and think she would fit well into the role of VPE.

Cashier
Sara Blümel, Gothenburg
Sara has for years been a PR manager in IFMSA-Gothenburg but has considerable experience in
other compounds, especially as kåraktiv. Among other things, Sara was project manager for one of the largest health fairs, ALARM, where about 1500 students participated. Sara is perceived as very ambitious, with a huge commitment to the IFMSA and likes to challenge himself. We of the Nomination Committee believes that Sarah would be an excellent candidate for the position of Treasurer.

National head of the working group on sexual and reproductive health and rights (NORA)
Antonella Mazreku, Gothenburg
Antonella is a positive and self-motivated person with great commitment in matters concerning sexual
and reproductive rights. She has experience of international SCORA business,
eg workshops at Fino and EuRegMe and also has been a representative for the project
Sembrando Esperanza, Peru in IFMSA-Gothenburg local board. During the summer 2019 took part
Antonella in IFMSA-Sweden Summer Camp TNT and she now wants to use the knowledge gained from the
to build more capacity in SCORA in Sweden, especially in her heart issues:
postpartum depression, obstetric violence and gender roles in care. the Nomination Committee's
convinced that Antonella will be a valuable addition to IFMSA-Sweden Board 2020.

National head of the working group on human rights and peace (NORP)
Tebin Ahmed Hawez, Skåne
Tebin has long had a keen interest in human rights and to spread knowledge and awareness within the. Tebin include summer research on hypertension in Uganda, participated in TNT Summer Camp, been the responsibility of sponsoring exchanges, made field studies with an NGO in Laos and now sits as vice-chairman of the Disaster Medicine in Skåne. He wanted to make sure Scorp will be even more present in the social media and focus on transparency and to motivate new members. The Nomination Committee believes that Tebin can bring a perspective and believes that he is an excellent candidate for NORP.

Nationally responsible for the Working Group on Public Health (NPO)
Fredrika von Essen, North
Frederica has 2019 served as local chairman of IFMSA-North, where she has had the chance to develop qualities like leadership, time management and delegation, which we believe will be valuable in the office of NPO. Fredrika passionate about public health issues and want to use this to create more opportunities for interested members to get involved, for example through interactive workshops during national holidays, Masterclasses and writing of new policy. We have great confidence that Fredrika would fit very well as NPO.

Nationally responsible for capacity building (NIGHT)
Oskar Pettersson, Skåne
Oskar has previously been involved in Kärleksakuten and now sits as NORA. He is passionate about
the capacity building part of IFMSA and has participated in several trainings and
arranged self workshops. He wants more members to take part of this, including
through better cooperation with the working group responsible in terms of capacity building.
Oskar also want to IFMSA-Sweden will continue to organize more capacity building
events and build on the. We in the Committee has great confidence that Oskar would do a very good job as the NOC.

Nationally responsible for clinical exchanges (NEO-in)
Adeleine Forsberg, Uppsala
Adel Eine has served as NRC-in for the fiscal year 2019 and wish to continue in office for another year in order to create more continuity in exchanges. Her goal for the year is primarily to review the exchange economy, write completed handover template for LEOs and implement UAT (Upon Arrival Training) in accordance with international recommendations IFMSAs. The Nomination Committee believes that there is great value in Adel Eine remains as NRC-in and see her as a highly qualified candidate for the post.

Nationally responsible for clinical exchanges (NEO-out)
Catherine stamp, Skåne
Katarzyna has this past year been like LEO and has been perceived very positively by those
has worked with her. She wants the NRC-out to improve the material for the Pre-Departure Training to the local communities and being a good lawyer for the members of IFMSA-Sweden who go on clinical exchanges. We of the Nomination Committee considers Katarzyna is an excellent candidate for the NRC-out.

Nationally responsible for research exchanges (NORE-in)
Juuso Kuikka, Gothenburg
Juuso has worked as a LEO in Gothenburg during the past year and have experienced it as fun and educational. He was also involved in planning the trip to Finland. He is very
interested in IFMSA-Sweden exchanges and are motivated to support the LEOs
the same way that he feels he has been helped in this role. Juuso has previous experience as treasurer of the SLF in Gothenburg, which has helped him to develop his organizational ability and made him ready to face new challenges. The Nomination Committee believes that Juuso can be a valuable addition in the exchange group and therefore recommend him to NORE-in.

Nationally responsible for research exchanges (NORE-out)
Sara Ebadi, Gothenburg
Sara is passionate about international affairs and research and has a strong commitment to IFMSA. She wants to work to write new contracts with countries we do not yet have a contract with and create a good working relationship with the rest of the exchange group. Sara has previously been the responsibility of sponsorship and also worked as a research assistant. We of the Nomination Committee believes that Sara is a good candidate for NORE-out.

Vice-President for International Affairs (VPIA)
Julia bald eagle, Uppsala
Julia has been involved in IFMSA-Sweden ago 2014 and therefore extensive
experience in IFMSA-Sweden. Under 2017 Julia sat as Secretary of the Board
and since then she has worked as LSU:s UN representative to UNESCO Council. Because of
VPI is a new entry wish Julia develop a framework for how the record should work, create more
transparency on IFMSAs international meetings and to develop tools to help
Association members to use their voices internationally. the Nomination Committee
great confidence in Julia and believes that she is an excellent candidate for VPI.

Medieansvarig
Nira Nirmalathas, Stockholm
Nira was involved in IFMSA-Sweden during 2014-15 as LorP in Stockholm
PR manager for Scorp Camp. After a period of inactivity from the association she now
resumed their commitment and have a great interest in once again taking IFMSA-Sweden forward. Previously, she was responsible for PR in other compounds, such as exhibition of Young Scientists, Popkoll and Eelam Tamils ​​Union (ADVANTAGE). The Nomination Committee believes that Nira would be an excellent media manager and a valuable resource for the Board.

operations Accountant (two entries)
Maria Juhlin, Örebro
Maria has extensive experience in IFMSA-Sweden – especially as Chairman of the
the year 2019 and the VPI 2017-2018. Mary thus has a great understanding of
association and want to use her knowledge of the association to act as a continuous
support for the president throughout the year, and to improve auditor handover.
The Nomination Committee warmly recommend Maria to business accountant.

Rebecca Skagerström, North
Rebecca has a long involvement in the society as the local president of IFMSA-North
2017, SECRETARY GENERAL 2018 Principal and Media 2019. Rebecca has been very
involved in issues related to IFMSA-Sweden's approach and strategy and possess
Thus great knowledge of the challenges and opportunities that the association faces.
The Nomination Committee has great confidence in Rebecca and believes she can make a very good
job as a business accountant.

Nomination (two entries)
Rebekah Dejby, North
Rebekah has extensive experience in IFMSA-Sweden. She has been NORP 2017,
President 2018 and then also operates auditor 2019. Rebekah has a huge
commitment to IFMSA-Sweden and want to continue to contribute to the association with its extensive
knowledge. The Nomination Committee recommends warm Rebekah Nomination.

vacant

financial Accountant
Lena Lindgren (from Wikland Revisionsbyrà AB)

Greetings,
Emma Jaede and Lotta Velin
Nomination for IFMSA-Sweden Board for fiscal year 2020

Entries for August Meeting 2019 i Taiwan

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General Assembly – a patty Kings perspective summarized

"By the way, many say has slept more than two hours a night on the go as it has not had the real experience, "said Olga first day in Taiwan. Aight, she drives safely but okay, I thought. Without knowing much at all about what the August meeting means, nor about Taiwan, I had submitted my application to go to the Swedish NMO:n in the spring. Everything that I should rush over, I might as well take when I'm there, I thought, and shot up all the travel fever and anxiety over things that can go wrong. Perhaps it was the right decision, the first thing I heard when I got there that I would not understand anything of what happens the first day. Said and done! Tired of opening ceremony, with 13 minute dinner break between paragraphs and then welcome party, we went up on the morning of Day 1 to make it to the breakfast buffet before session. A list of what was served, requiring a separate blog post, but it was a mixture of exciting fried streetfood-like pieces, sushi and standard continental breakfast.

I, Adrian and Nira was on Scorp session and had the luxury to be three pieces representing Sweden. Someone had apparently had to vote for two sessions from another NMO and a guy from Uzbekistan came alone. We all three were in our first GA and could ogle confused at each other when we did not understand what was happening. In between sessions consisted of various workshops, discussions, exercise debate, less lectures, etc.. And to the floor swayed by fatigue course – it there with two hours sued then apparently. Besides sessions were days filled with NMO-hour (when we discussed how we would vote the delegation), theme events och plenum, and the occasional joint session. The theme of the entire GA:t was in medical technology and theme events consisted of various lectures and panel discussion. We asked questions of the sick inspiring doctor, who all seemed to have a different view on whether doctors will be replaced by robots in the future and leave us unemployed. Exciting.

What kept us awake at night was socials, consisting (of course) av National food and drink party (The highlight in my), welcome- and goodbye party, culturenight (where OC got adjustable tender are to dance for us when no country could occur due to the plenary that dragged on) and other exciting events like the OC arranged for us, including a private Night Market. Nice. That night we went on socials ended plenary instead watch 03. Anything that came with me throughout GA was how impressed I was of those, despite lack of sleep, went to the President of the session and at every plenary, especially those that also voted for plenary. Coffee and exaltation to be there is evidently a good recipe to get by on little sleep.

It is quite interesting how full a few weeks may be – of matupplevelser, people, inspiration, project ideas, fest, laugh with the delegation and creative ways for delegates to take powernaps exciting places. Some of us in the delegation was there a few days before and after, and pulled around Taipei. Personally, I thought a lot about the city, and it was very easy to find things to do. Some began to talk at the end of the GA:eg if a typhoon that awaited, and warned resolved because it may affect flight times. The days after staying therefore most at home to avoid the rain and storm, but we were lucky when the typhoon was not the worst of Taipei. Of course I had underestimated the piece, however, and went on tour my last day to Jiufen just outside Taipei, and was rather enjoying the wind and the warning signs. The gratitude I felt when my flight was not canceled among all the others that it was "canceled" next to board up the painting was the last glorious experience in Taiwan.

I can also mention that I (although I still can not half of all abbreviations used) learned to use the alphabet in a whole new way. And I'm working on an idea for a IFMSA ciphers for myself and all the other confused out there. Finally, it must be said that typhoons should be taken seriously, and I got my punishment when speakers began yelling in the street in the city I was in, Apparently a great way to kick off the fight-or-flight with me, I discovered. In conclusion, I take with me a lot from the General Assembly in Taiwan. As a relatively new organization, my expectations were broadly that it would be overwhelming and intense, and I hoped it would be fun. It feels good to say that it exceeded all expectations, and also expectations, with marginal. Time to cheer for the next GA and anything else exciting as waiting with IFMSA!!

Best regards,
Clara Brune

Applications open for clinic- and research yields for 2020-2021

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From 15 September to 15 October 23.59 you can search to get going on clinic- or research exchange with IFMSA-Sweden under 2020-2021. Clinic Exchanges addressed to medical students who completed the semester 5 semester before your exchange begins, while research exchanges can be applied by all medical students regardless of semester!

This year we offer some 50 countries to travel to around the world! Going on exchange through IFMSA-Sweden gives you the experience of medical or research in other parts of the world, new friends and communities, lessons about other cultures and an incredibly memorable experience! A total of 4 weeks where the host country arranges clinical placement or research project, accommodation and social program, and it includes one meal a day. For this you pay 3000 SEK to IFMSA-Sweden, which is money that goes directly to our exchange activities, in order to continue receiving exchange students here to Sweden!

Everything about finding replacement, what is required for each country, all the documents you need to fix up and payment, available on the website under clinic- and research yields.

So do not miss this year's coolest opportunity, search your replacement before 15 October 23.59 when the application closes!

Helpful links

Countries you can search through information on various exchanges:
Exchange Conditions:
Other: