News 02/04/2021 - 16:21

EFIM Fellowhip - relaunched

EFIM is delighted to relaunch the Fellowship programme which is designed for all members of EFIM national societies who want to be part of a global community that share the same vision.

EFIM Fellowship is a professional credential that recognises and rewards physicians for  their outstanding achievements, and contribution to internal medicine and the community.
To find how to become EFIM Fellow please visit EFIM Fellowship page here.

News 02/04/2021 - 16:18

EFIM Annual Report 2020

EFIM is delighted to present the information to EFIM National Societies Members and the wider public on the activities of the Federation during 2020 in the Annual Report.
EFIM 2020 annual report highlights the Federation's most significant achievements in 2020.
Read here EFIM 2020 Annual Report.

News 16/11/2020 - 10:31

EFIM has joined European Alliance for Value in Health

Today, EFIM joined the 11 associations to form the European Alliance for Value in Health in order to connect different stakeholders to create conditions and inspire others. The Alliance represents a broad group of European  associations  representing patients, scientific  and  professional  societies,  healthcare  managers,  hospitals, regional health authorities and life-science industries. We are in a pivotal moment for European health systems, when the COVID-19 pandemic has put health systems under severe stress and added to the already existing pressures stemming from ageing populations  and  chronic  diseases.

News 22/10/2020 - 16:00

EBIM launched the Educational Platform

We are pleased to inform you that the European Board of Internal Medicine, EBIM a joint collaboration between EFIM and the UEMS Section of Internal Medicine launched the Educational Platform online.
Access here the EBIM website: .
EBIM is committed to advancing postgraduate education in internal medicine in Europe through guidance on the standardisation of training and practice of internal medicine within Europe for the benefit of patient care. 
You can read more in the latest  newslettes published by EBIM:

Webinar 05/10/2020 - 12:12

Overdiagnosis and Low Value Healthcare Webinar

We are pleased to invite you to register to the upcoming Webinar on Overdiagnosis and Low Value Healthcare organised by the EFIM Choosing Wisely.
To connect to the webinar on 12 October please click on the Zoom link below:
To follow the Special presentation (Choosing Wisely International Roundtable) by Prof. Don Berwick on 13 October please make sure you register to the link below:

News 29/09/2020 - 14:20

Physicians' Codex - DGIM

The medical profession is facing increasing pressure to adapt its patient care to optimize the economic benefit for hospitals and practices.

Webinar 03/09/2020 - 17:30

EFIM YI Webinar - Headache: Clinical approach and management of patients with headaches within Acute Internal and Emergency Medicine

The Young Internists section of EFIM hosted the  webinar “Headache: Clinical approach and management of patients with headaches within Acute Internal and Emergency Medicine on Monday, 14 September f. The webinar ws presented by Prof. Ben Lovel from UK, from UK, an Associate Professor of Medical Education and a consultant in Acute Internal Medicine at University College Hospital, where he is also the postgraduate lead for Acute Medicine.
View the webinar via EFIM You Tube channel on the link below:


Event 16/07/2020 - 14:09

EFIM General Assembly

Dear EFIM Members,

We are pleased to  inform you that the next General Assembly will be organised virtually via the Zoom platform on Friday, 25 September 2020.
Please register on the link below to attend the next General Assembly.

We are looking forward to talking to you in September!

News 09/06/2020 - 15:25

IMAGINE the future - a voice of young internists - JAMA

We are pleased to inform you that EFIM IMAGINE Working Group published their paper  "IMAGINE the future - a voice of young internists" in JAMA under the title "Sex, Gender, and Precision Medicine". Article can be accessed via JAMA website.

Event 29/05/2020 - 11:36

Tocilizumab in COVID-19 - Which Clinical Benefits?

Tocilizumab is a recombinant humanized monoclonal IL-6 receptor antibody indicated for the treatment of severe rheumatoid arthritis and other inflammatory disorders.Following clinical observation from China, a series of Italian studies have been carried out to evaluate the off-label use of tocilizumab in COVID-19 patients.
The European Journal of Internal Medicine (EJIM) has recently accepted for publication three articles on the off-label use of tocilizumab in patients with severe COVID-19.


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