Sunday, 14 June, 2020 - 09:30 to Saturday, 20 June, 2020 - 17:30

ESIM upcoming summer school 2020 has been posponed to June 2021 due to the spread of the COVID19 virus.
We will keep you informed on the new date for the next year!


Dear Colleagues,

We are delighted to be hosting ESIM in El Escorial, Madrid (Spain).

As in previous years, we need the cooperation of all the EFIM National Societies to advertise the School to potential residents. The principle of applying through your Society is that it enables you to select young internists whom you think will benefit most from this educational experience.

The provisional program and other preliminary information will be available on the dedicated ESIM website:

Download below:

  • Announcement Letter
  • Form A - Speaker's Proposal
  • Form B - Intention to send residents
  • ESIM Bursary application formFor any additional information please contact ESIM Summer 2020 Secretariat:
    S&H Medical Science Service
    email on:
    phone on: +34 91 5357183      

    On behalf of the School, I thank you for your continued support and I look forward to hearing from you soon.

With best regards,

ESIM Director: Javier Moreno Díaz

Real Centro Universitario El Escorial-María Cristina
Paseo de los Alamillos, 2
28200 San Lorenzo de El Escorial Madrid

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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