Calls

STOP THE COUGH

CALL FOR BLOG ARTICLES

 

Theme: Stop the cough: From the base to the ivory towers

 

In commemoration of the International Tuberculosis Day, March 24, 2018, FAMSA welcomes articles of medical students in member associations .

Can you suggest ways in which everyone can be involved in the pursuit of a world without TB? Families that are the units of each society to social, cultural, religious and political leaders as well as employers of labor; Is there a role for everyone to play so that we can effectively end tuberculosis?

 

We can not wait to hear from you! Please send your articles as .doc or docx files to scopubfamsa@gmail.com by March 20, 2018.

 

 

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ARRÊTEZ LA TOUX

FEDERATION OF….

FÉDÉRATION DES ASSOCIATIONS AFRICAINES D’ETUDIANTS EN MÉDECINE.

 

Call for blog articles.

Appel pour articles de blog.

 

Thème:Arrêter la toux

 

From the…

De la base aux tours d’ivoire

 

In commemoration…

En commémoration de La Journée Internationale de Tuberculose,le 24 Mars 2018, FAMSA accueille des articles d’étudiants en médecine dans les associations membre. Peux tu proposer des moyens dont tout le monde peut être impliqué dans la poursuite d’un monde sans la tuberculose?Des familles qui sont les unités des chaque sociéte aux leaders sociaux, culturels,religieux et politiques ainsi que les employeurs du travail; y at-il un rôle pour tout le monde à jouer pour que nous puissions effectivement mettre fin à tuberculose?

 

Nous avons hâte d’avoir tes nouvelles! Veillez envoyer vos articles sous forme de fichiers .doc ou docx à scopubfamsa@gmail.com avant le 20 Mars 2018.

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AMR Week. Call for Articles

FAMSA – CALL FOR ARTICLES, NOVEMBER 2017

FEDERATION OF AFRICAN MEDICAL STUDENTS’ ASSOCIATIONS (FEDERATION DES ASSOCIATION DES ETUDIANTS EN MEDICINE) FAMSA is a Non-Governmental, Non Profit Oriented Organisation for all medical students in Africa to play a significant role in improvement of the health of the African people and the problems of African society.

This week is Antibiotics Awareness Week. This year’s theme for the A.A.W is Seek advice from a qualified Health Care Professional before taking antibiotics. Antibiotics are important in treatment of disease and so it is of paramount importance that we know when, why and how to use them.

We are therefore making a call to Medical Students interested in writing articles within the A.A.W theme for 2017.

If you are interested in the above theme and you would like to share your ideas with Africa and the World as a whole and publish on the FAMSA’s website – famsanet.org and FAMSA blog,

Please send us your full article on any topic of your choice under the above theme.

Deadline is 11:59pm GMT Friday, 18th November, 2017.

Incoming articles should adhere to the following specifications:

1⃣ Clearly defined brief topic

2⃣ Not more than 1,500 words

3⃣ Full details of writer including name, school, country and contacts.

4⃣ All articles should be sent to ngigi.jackie@gmail.com and famsaarchives@gmail.com

Change can only start from you and me. Let us not wait for others to act on our behalf.

FAMSA; Towards The Improvement Of Health In Africa.
Chairperson, SCOPUB, FAMSA 2017.

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CALL FOR SCOPUB EDITORIAL TEAM

The Standing Committee on Publications (SCOPUB) is responsible for all FAMSA publications including; Afromedica journal, FAMSA Newsletter, Introducing FAMSA and other related publications.

SCOPUB also assists member associations in publication problems and is responsible for establishing and keeping contacts of local medical student publications.

Membership is open to all members of FAMSA. The positions available are as follows:

  1. Design Directors:
Two (2)
 Roles:
-Assist the Chair of SCOPUB in the organization and commissioning of any art work needed in SCOPUB Publications.
  2. Copy Editors:
Two (2) 
Roles:
- To assist the SCOPUB Chair in getting articles from interested writers for purposes of FAMSA Publications.
  3. Proof Readers:
Two (2) 
Roles:
-To assist the SCOPUB Chair in checking all written material for spelling and grammar errors.

Guidelines:
It is strongly encouraged that the team be composed of Medical Students from all the African Member States. This includes members from: Central Africa Region, West Africa Region, South Africa Region, East Africa Region.

Requirements:
-Resume highlighting relevant experience.
- Motivation Letter expressing why you are interested in any of the above positions. -Plan of Action.
Submit your work to famsaarchives@gmail.com

Deadline:
Deadline for submissions is 20th November, 2017 at 11:59PM GMT.

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CALL FOR CHAIRPERSON, STANDING COMMITTEE ON PUBLICATIONS (SCOPUB)

The Federation of African Medical Students’ Associations hereby opens a call for application for the position of Chairperson, Standing Committee on Publications (SCOPUB).

Details of the role of this position can be found here  

How do you apply?

– You must send your application to famsaarchives@gmail.com before 20th October 11:59pm GMT.

– Only Non-Nigerian African medical students are eligible.

– Send the following documents to famssarchives@gmail.com before 20th October 11:59pm GMT:

  1. Résumé
  2. Cover letter (Not longer than 1 page)
  3. Plan of Action
  4. Letter from your MSA president
  5. Evidence of studentship

 

Incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please feel free to email us at famsaarchives@gmail.com

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