This year, General Assembly of the International Federation of Medical Student Associations was held in Montreal, Canada. The delegation from Kazan State Medical University represented by student of the faculty of general medicine Kuzmin Nikita, student of pediatric faculty Irina Abubakirova, and the residents Firsova Xenia and Slavina Alexandra, crossed Atlantic Ocean in order to find new partners for cooperation and contracting with the countries participating in the exchange program for medical students. TAMSA-Tatarstan team took an active part in the meetings of the committees for research and professional exchange, attended trainings and master classes, participated in plenary sessions and president sessions, which addressed numerous questions on development of the IFMSA community.
Following the results of the General Assembly, KSMU team managed to sign 52 contracts for professional exchange and 8 contracts for research exchange. These 60 spots will be included in the contest program, which will determine the lucky applicants for the internship abroad.