Dr Claire Smith
Head of Anatomy
PA : Miss Lisa Costick (Tues/Wed/Thurs) / Mrs Ellen Thomas (Fri/Mon)
Brighton & Sussex Medical School
Medical School Building
Biology Road, University of Sussex Falmer
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IFAA Meeting 2019
The 19th Congress of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA) will hosted by the Anatomical Society at the ExCel Conference Centre, London (UK), 9th - 11th August, 2019
EFEM Members in the News
Professor Alessandro Riva, former Officer of the EFEM Board, received the distinguished Career Awardon September 22nd, during the 71st National Congress of the Italian Society of Anatomy and Histology in Taormina, with the following motivation:
"Distinguished Career Award to Professor Alessandro Riva, Emeritus of Human Anatom in the University of Cagliari, for his outstanding achievement in the academic and scientific activity as "Master of the Anatomical Sciences"
Signed: Professor Eugenio Gaudio, President of the Italian Society of Anatomy and Histology, and Rector of the Sapienza University of Rome.
Taormina, September 22nd, 2017
News from the
XXIV International Symposium on Morphological Sciences Istanbul 2-6 September 2015
During the meeting of the International Committee of Symposia on Morphological Sciences (ICSMS), held during the XXIV ISMS - Istanbul, Turkey, on September 3rd 2015, the EFEM Secretary-General,Prof. Gordana Teofilovski-Parapid, was appointed Honorary President of the ICSMS as a recognition for her lifetime contibution to the Committee and to the Morphological Sciences. At the same meeting the EFEM President, Prof. Diogo Pais was elected Secretary-General of ICSMS for 2016-2021 and awarded an Anatomist Excellence Award as a recognition for his outstanding contribution to the Morphological Sciences, both National and Internationally, especially in the past 10 years.
Professor Guido Macchiarelli (L'Aquila, Italy), member of the Italian Society of Anatomy and Histology and former Secretary-General of ICSMS, was elected President of the Committee for the term of 2016-2021.
The special EFEM Council meeting, which was held during the XXIV ISMS, on September 3rd, 2015, elected Professor José Luís Bueno Lopez (Bilbao, Spain) as President-Elect and Professor Erdogan Sendemir (Bursa, Turkey) as Secretary of the European Federation for Experimental Morphology (EFEM). Prof. José Luís Bueno Lopez will assume the Presidency of EFEM during its next Council and Board Meeting, to be held in Paris, March 5th, 2016.
The International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA) publishes a Newsletter named "PLEXUS". The Editor is Professor
Helen Nicholson, from the University of Otago
(Dunedin, New Zealand). The last issue is available as a PDF-file by clicking on the title below.