Friday, 15 March, 2019 - 10:00 to 17:30
Event Type: EFIM Day

Dear EFIM Presidents, Board Members, EFIM representatives and Young Internists,

Thank you for taking active participation during the 5th EFIM Day on 15 March at the EFIM Headquarters in Brussels.
We had the pleasure of welcoming around 80 participants, Presidents, Board Members and Young Internists who gathered  together to attend the 5th EFIM Day at the EFIM Headquartes in Brussels on 15 March. 

The EFIM President, Prof. Nicola Montano welcomed the participants to the 5th EFIM Day and presented the Annual Report activities of 2018 concentrating on different achievements in the course of 2018 like extending EFIM membership with a new Associate Member from Lebanon, appointing new Editor-in-Chief for the European Journal of Internal Medicine, Prof. Giancarlo Agnelli and announcing the Pubmed indexation of the European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine.

Prof. Montano highlighted the two congresses, ECIM 2018 in Wiesbaden and the upcoming congress, ECIM 2019 in Lisbon encouraging the participants to share the information with their societies and bring more congress delegates on board. Furthermore Prof. Montano highlighted the importance of the European Affairs and EFIM’s involvement in the European Health Summit in collaboration with EFPIA, leading EFIM as Advocate of Internal Medicine for patients and physicians in Europe in the future.

To read full report please follow the link here.

Presentations are available for download below:

EFIM Headquarters - Brussels
Grensstraat 7
1831 Diegem

Relevant EFIM Publications

Clinical practice guidelines adaptation for internists - An EFIM methodology

Author(s): Wiktoria Leśniak, Laura Morbidoni, Dror Dicker, Ignacio Marín-León
Date:25 June 2020

The challenge of implementing Less is More medicine: A European perspective

Author(s): Omar Kherad, Nathan Peiffer-Smadja, Lina Karlafti, Margus Lember, Nathalie Van Aerde, Orvar Gunnarsson, Cristian Baicus, Miguel Bigotte Vieira, António Vaz-Carneiro, Antonio Brucato, Ivica Lazurova, Wiktoria Leśniak, Thomas Hanslik, Stephen Hewitt, Eleni Papanicolaou, Olga Boeva, Dror Dicker, Biljana Ivanovska, Pinar Yldiz, Patrick Lacor, Mark Cranston, Frauke Weidanz, Giorgio Costantino, Nicola Montano
Date:16 April 2020

Medical and surgical co-management – A strategy of improving the quality and outcomes of perioperative care

Author(s): Carmen Fierbinţeanu-Braticevicia, Matthias Raspeb, Alin Liviu Predac, Evija Livčāned, Leonid Lazebnike, Soňa Kiňováf, Evert- Jan de Kruijfg, Radovan Hojsh, Thomas Hansliki, Mine Durusu-Tanrioverj, Francesco Dentalik, Xavier Corbellal, Pietro Castellinom, Monica Bivoln, Stefano Bassettio, Vasco Barretop, Eduardo Montero Ruizq, Luis Camposr, The Working Group on Professional Issues and Quality of Care of the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM)
Date:15 November 2018

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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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