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15th International Tropical Medicine Summer School

call for participants

The Center for Indonesian Medical Students' Activities (CIMSA) are delighted to present you the biggest annual summer school in Indonesia, the International Tropical Medicine Summer School (ITMSS) for the 15th year in a row. ITMSS was first held in 2005, as the first ever summer school in Indonesia and is currently the leading one. This year it will be the 15th ITMSS and as since 2005, it will be held at the Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, from the 22nd July until 9th August of this year.

the International Tropical Medicine Summer School is a unique summer school program combining the academic and non-academic activities. The aim of the summer school is to broaden the students’ knowledge of emerging tropical medicine diseases, and to train them how to perform physical examinations, laboratory findings, diagnose and treatments in the modified Problem Based Learning (PBL) system.

This year the ITMSS’ theme is “Enrich Your Knowledge on Indonesia’s Tropical Medicine: Discover Its Outbreak through Catastrophe”. ITMSS programs will be divided into two kinds:

  • Educational programs.

  • Non-educational programs. 

ITMSS appeals to those interested in tropical medicine. Here, we provide a variety of informative programs about topics such as Dengue Hemorrhage Fever, Tuberculosis, and Neglected Tropical Disease: Malaria. After an exciting time learning, you get to learn about the rich history of Yogyakarta, and Yogyakarta’s culture; there’s lot more to discover throughout our non-educational social program. Participants will also have a cross-culture experience during our International Night in attempt to be engaged with other medical students around the globe.

If you have any questions about our program, do not hesitate to inquire by email provided below.

This first batch registration starts from January 14th until February 17th 2019

For more information, see the details on the link below or files attached in this email (Application Form, Poster, Guideline):

or ask us via email on itmss.mmsa@umy.ac.id, you can also find it on our official website http://itmss.umy.ac.id/