The Autumn Assembly 2020 is the meeting for the members of
the European Medical Students' Association (EMSA).
IFMSA-NL is the national association based in the Netherlands.
The European Medical Students´ Association (EMSA) is a non-profit, non-governmental organisation representing medical students from all across Europe. Founded 1990 in Brussels, it is the only voice of students within the European Medical Organisations. EMSA is recognised by the European Parliament, the European Commission, and the United Nations. The association provides a platform for high-level advocacy, projects, trainings, workshops and international meetings. Its activities gather around Medical Education, Medical Ethics and Human Rights, Health Policy, Public Health, Medical Science and European Integration and Culture.
Since its foundation in 1980, the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations - the Netherlands (IFMSA-NL) is the Dutch non-governmental, non-partisan association that strives to unite students for global health and to give them the needed values, knowledge and skills to contribute to this within the health sector and the society. IFMSA-NL is a platform for students in the Netherlands and unites them in local, national and international initiatives that have an impact on the society, stimulate personal growth, and contribute to diverse aspects of global health.
All 8 local organisations of IFMSA-NL are member organisations of EMSA.