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Annual report 11/05/2023 - 12:45

EFIM Annual Report 2022

We are proud to present you with the most significant achievements of 2022 published in EFIM Annual Report!
EFIM Annual report showcases important milestones in 2022, achievements of the WGs, collaboration with our partners and stakeholders allowing all our members to explore each activitiy of EFIM through additional documents, and infographics!

Enjoy reading EFIM Annual Report 2022!

Event 08/05/2023 - 15:54

8th EFIM Day - 13 October Brussels

It is our great pleasure and honour to announce that the following EFIM Day will take place once again face to face in Brussels close to our Headquarter on Friday 13 October .
We would like to extent an invitation to the Presidents, the Board Members and the Young Internists of EFIM National Societies to join EFIM in discussing different Internal Medicine’s topics on a European level including EFIM new projects and current activities.

The meeting will include presentations on upcoming projects and activities of EFIM including guest speakers from the EU community, as well as updates on current EFIM activities.

News 13/01/2023 - 12:13

EFIM Exchange Programme is Full for 2023!

Due to increased number of Exchange programme applications, we kindly inform you that the 10 bursaries offered by EFIM and FDIME are already in use for 2023 Exchange Programme !
We are happy to process any further applications for the EFIM Exchange Programme in 2023 with the support of your national societies but without EFIM bursary.
Thank you for your understanding!

We are pleased to inform you that EFIM Exchange Programme is open with updated list of hospital centres across Europe.

Next Events

11 June 2023 - 12:00
European School of Internal Medicine
Real Centro Universitario El Escorial-María Cristina
10 July 2023 - 9:00
University of Trento
6 March 2024 - 14:00
Istanbul Congress Center


The European Journal of Internal Medicine (EJIM) is the official journal of the European Federation of Internal Medicine (EFIM), and is the leading journal for the European internist, covering all aspects of internal medicine.  EJCRIM is an online free access journal The Journal’s mission is to promote the best medical practice and innovation in the field of acute and general medicine.

European Journal of Internal Medicine
Case Reports in Internal Medicine



The European Congress of Internal Medicine, ECIM is held yearly and offers great opportunities for learning and sharing successful experiences in internal medicine as well as networking with peers. ECIM brings together leaders in education and research from the world of Internal Medicine and provide an invaluable opportunity to shape the future of Internal Medicine. 

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Educational activities

EFIM is committed to providing continuing education for internists through the schools, EFIM congresses, Journals, Exchange Programme, postgraduate  training  and  continuous  professional development that help to deliver high-quality education in Internal Medicine.

EFIM Exchange Programme
EU Curriculum in Internal Medicine

Relevant EFIM Publications

Telemedicine in internal medicine: A statement by the European Federation of Internal Medicine

Author(s): Pietrantonio Filomena, Kuhn Sebastian, K ̈arberg Kati, Leung Tiffany, Said-Criado Ismael, on behalf of the EFIM Telemedicine, Innovative Technologies and Digital Health Working Group
Date:9 March 2023

Competences of internal medicine specialists for the management of patients with multimorbidity. EFIM multimorbidity working group position

Author(s): M Bernabeu-Wittel, O Para, J Voicehovska, R Gómez-Huelgas, J Václavík, E Battegay, M Holecki, B.C. van Munster
Date:18 January 2023

Community-acquired pneumonia – An EFIM guideline critical appraisal adaptation for internists

Author(s): Ahmet Gorkem Era, Alberto Antonio Romero Alonsob, Ignacio Marin- Leonc, Abdullah Sayinerd, Stefano Bassettie, Kutay Demirkanf, Patrick Lacorg, Hartmut Lodeh, Wiktoria Lesniaki, Mine Durusu Tanrioverj, Ali Fuat Kalyoncuk, Nicol ́as Merchantel, Serhat Unal
Date:8 December 2022

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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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