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Event 14/11/2022 - 10:38

EFIM General Assembly 2023

We are pleased to announce that the following EFIM General Assembly will take place on Wednesday, 15 March  2023 at the Megaron Congress Center in Athens, Greece.
The meeting will take place during the 21st European Congress of Internal Medicine, ECIM, 2023 joint with the 12th International Conference of Internal Medicine, ICIM.

To be able to register to the General Assembly, please follow the registration link:

Event 18/10/2022 - 15:44

7th EFIM Day

Dear Presidents, Board Members, and Representatives,

We are pleased to invite you to register to the 7th EFIM Day that will be held virtually via EFIM Zoom platform on Friday 9 December.

The registration is available via the following link:

The 7th EFIM Day will focus on several EFIM projects and upcoming current activities.

Webinar 05/10/2022 - 09:39


Join us on 27 October for the EFIM Autumn Webinar organised by the Multimorbidity Working Group on the topic of: "ANTICOAGULATION IN ELDERLY FRAIL PATIENTS".
The Webinar will feature lectures by Prof. Francesco Dentali from the Department of Medicine and Surgery, Insubria Varese and Prof. Bruno Antonio Tuttolomondo from the Department of Health Promotionof the University of Palermo..
Register via our ZOOM link:




The European Journal of Internal Medicine (EJIM) is the official journal of the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM), and is the leading journal for the European internist, covering all aspects of internal medicine.  EJCRIM is an online free access journal The Journal’s mission is to promote the best medical practice and innovation in the field of acute and general medicine.

European Journal of Internal Medicine
Case Reports in Internal Medicine



The European Congress of Internal Medicine, ECIM is held yearly and offers great opportunities for learning and sharing successful experiences in internal medicine as well as networking with peers. ECIM brings together leaders in education and research from the world of Internal Medicine and provide an invaluable opportunity to shape the future of Internal Medicine. 

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Educational activities

EFIM is committed to providing continuing education for internists through the schools, EFIM congresses, Journals, Exchange Programme, postgraduate  training  and  continuous  professional development that help to deliver high-quality education in Internal Medicine.

EFIM Exchange Programme
EU Curriculum in Internal Medicine

Relevant EFIM Publications

Physicians’ responsibility toward environmental degradation and climate change: A position paper of the European Federation of Internal Medicine

Author(s): LuísCampos;a, VascoBarreto;b StefanoBassetti;c MonicaBivol;d AmieBurbridge;e PietroCastellino;f João AraújoCorreia;g MineDurusu-Tanriöver;h CarmenFierbinteanu-Braticevici;i ThomasHanslik;j ZbigniewHeleniak;k RadovanHojs;l LeonidLazebnic;m MariaMylona;n MatthiasRaspe;o João Queirós eMelo;p FilomenaPietrantonio;q ReinoldGans;r …DrorDicker;v
Date:1 September 2022

Perspectives of European internists on multimorbidity. A multinational survey

Author(s): M Bernabeu-Wittela,*, M Holeckib, A Tuttolomondoc, J Chudekd, E Battegaye, Christianne Angermann1, Edouard Battegay, M ́aximo Bernabeu-Wittel, Catherine Bryant, Avishay Elis, Georg Ertl, Ricardo Gomez-Huelgas, Sabrina Grine, Michal Holecki, Annette Kürrle, Olivier Lidove, Ombretta Para, Burcin Saglam, Lelita Santos, Antonino Tuttolomondo, Jan Vaclavik, Barbara van Munster, Julija Voicehovska, on behalf of the EFIM Multimorbidity Working Group
Date:14 February 2022

Pulmonary embolism – An EFIM guideline critical appraisal and adaptation for practicing clinicians

Author(s): Cecilia Becattini Valentin A. Kokorin Wiktoria Lesniak Ignacio Marin-Leon Francisco J. Medrano Laura Morbidoni Alberto M. Marra Ewelina Biskup Antoni Riera-Mestre Dror Dicker
Date:13 December 2021

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What is EFIM?

The principal objectives of EFIM is to promote internal medicine on a scientific educational, ethical and professional level and to support internists in providing better care for patients throughout Europe.

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What is internal medicine?

The specialty of internal medicine covers a wide range of conditions affecting the internal organs of the body. Although some diseases specifically affect individual organs, the majority of common diseases. The internist must then be trained to recognise and manage a broad range of diseases and, with the aging population, many patients with chronic and multiple disorders.

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