This year, the General Assembly of the International Federation of Medical Student Associations was held in Montreal, Canada. Attendees from Kazan State Medical University included Kuzmin Nikita, student of the faculty of general medicine, Irina Abubakirova, student of pediatric faculty , and residents Firsova Xenia and Slavina Alexandra. These individuals crossed the Atlantic Ocean in order to find new partners for cooperation and contracting with the countries participating in the exchange program. TAMSA-Tatarstan team took an active part in the meetings of the committees for research and professional exchange, attended trainings and master classes, and participated in plenary sessions and president sessions, which addressed numerous questions on development of the IFMSA community.
Following the results of the General Assembly, the 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.