The Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe

Executive Members

President: Daniel Sereni E-mail: 

Philippe Jaeger (Vice President / Founder Member), Imad Hatem(Treasurer), Jan Willem Elte (Secretary General), Stefan Lindgren, Ramon Pujol Farriols

Access to the FDIME website :

The Foundation was officially established in Geneva on 17.01.2003 and has the following non-profit making aims:

  • To support and develop internal medicine as an integrative specialty.
  • To develop the knowledge and understanding of pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of diseases related to internal medicine.
  • To promote biomedical, clinical, behavioural, nutritional and epidemiological research concerning diseases related to internal medicine.
  • To help to promote public awareness and understanding of diseases related to internal medicine.
  • To promote education and training of doctors and other health professionals in the field of diseases related to internal medicine.
  • To establish and maintain contacts with other institutions and societies sharing the same activities.
  • To undertake any activity which helps to attain the objectives set out above.

The Foundation is a non-profit making organization and is fully dependent on public donations to support Internal Medicine

Bank account details for donations are available at:


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