May 5, 2017
S. Guillet Cheque Presentation

FDIME at the ECIM Congress, Amsterdam 1 – 2 September 2016

May 5, 2017
14th ECIM 2015 Moscow

14th ECIM Congress, Moscow 14 – 15 October 2015

September 11, 2017
Dr Giulio Cavalli

FDIME Grant Award Ceremony at ECIM Congress, Milan 1 September 2017

September 11, 2017
R. Aranda Blazquez

FDIME Best Poster Award Ceremony at ECIM Congress, Milan 2 September 2017

September 13, 2018
Dr Guillaume Moulis and Dr Eweline Biskup

FDIME Conference report ECIM 17 in Wiesbaden

October 3, 2019
Dr Pinelopi Arvaniti

ECIM 18, Lisbon 29-31 August 2019, Award Ceremony

May 18, 2021
Dr Pinelopi Arvaniti

ECIM 18, Lisbon 29-31 August 2019

October 31, 2022
Malaga ECIM 2022

Short report 20th European Congress of Internal Medicine (ECIM), Malaga Spain

From 9 to 11 June 2002 the 20th European Congress of Internal Medicine (ECIM) has been held in Malaga, Spain, originally meant to be held in March 2022, but postponed because of Covid 19. The slogan was “Internal Medicine in the Front Line of Health Care”. The Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe (FDIME) was involved in both congress organization and performance. Several Board members did evaluate abstracts, chaired sessions and awarded prizes for the three best abstracts. A session together with EFIM was organized for the first time, during which the FDIME Secretary General gave an overview of Internists as informants and advisers of citizens, the case of Covid 19. It was explained what internists actually do, what the activities of the FDIME have been during the last two years, including the circulation of 14 newsletters (FAQs) on Covid 19. The role of the internist in Covid 19 care was explained and emphasized. During the session, chaired by the Presidents of EFIM and FDIME, also a presentation by Gilead on Patient perspective in COVID-19, education, care and clinical research was included and a talk by representatives of Spanish patient organizations. For the first time also there […]
April 6, 2023

FDIME activities during ECIM 2023, 15 -18 March in Athens

FDIME activities during ECIM 2023 15 -18 March in Athens During the EUROPEAN CONGRESS of INTERNAL MEDICINE in Athens the Foundation for the Development of Internal Medicine in Europe (FDIME) was involved in a variety of activities. Previous Next The most important activity probably was the combined FDIME/EFIM patient session on Friday March 17, mainly organized by members of the FDIME Management Team and chaired by Ramon Pujol and Dror Dicker. After a short introduction about the recent activities of FDIME entitled “Internists, patients and FDIME” and presented by Jan Willem Elte, three patients gave their view after being introduced briefly by three internists, respectively on diabetes developments (Nikolaos Tentolouris), obesity (Dror Dicker) and rare diseases (Ramon Pujol, taking over from Daniel Sereni). The patients were Efstathios Chatzopouloson, who talked about diabetes, Vicki Mooney about obesity and metabolic disease and Eustratios Chatziharalambous about rare diseases/general aspects, followed by a Round Table discussion with all speakers and a general discussion. “Patients address European Internists”. The session was well received with ample discussions and more audience than expected. During the closing ceremony on Saturday March 18 traditionally the two Grant Award winners of 2021 gave a short presentation of their research. Leonardo […]