Lviv to host annual meeting of the European Forum of Medical Associations
- Özgür Töre
Lviv Convention Bureau in cooperation with Lviv Honorary Ambassador Andriy Bazylevych won the right to hold the 35th annual meeting of the European Forum of Medical Associations (EFMA) in 2020 in Lviv, Ukraine.
EFMA serves as a liaison body between the World Health Organization (WHO) and medical associations in various European countries. EFMA represents approximately 60 European medical organizations and 10 observer international medical organizations.
The aim of the EFMA Forum is to establish dialogue and cooperation between National Medical Associations and the WHO in the European Region, in order to improve the quality of health and health care in Europe; to promote the exchange of information and ideas between National Medical Associations and between Associations and the WHO; and to formulate consensus policy statements on health issues.