Statement on Türkiye-Syria Earthquake In the early hours of Monday, February 6th of 2023 a devastating earthquake hit Turkey, Leading to thousands of lives lost and immeasurable damage. The impact of this earthquake extended beyond the country’s borders to Syria, where days later aftershocks and even new earthquakes continue to ravage both countries. The number… Read More »Statement on Türkiye-Syria Earthquake
Who Are We?
LeMSIC is an independent, student-run, non-partisan, non-governmental, and not-for-profit organization. It is a full National Member Organization (NMO) of the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA).
What Do We Do?
LeMSIC is an organization run by medical students, which aims to develop empowered healthcare professionals that will provide Lebanon with a sustainable and healthier future through activities, capacity building, international opportunities, and peer-to-peer education on global health issues.
Statement on Migrant Boat Capsizing in Tripoli Another tragedy took the North of Lebanon by a storm on the night of April 23rd in its capital Tripoli after a migrant boat carrying around 60 migrants capsized offshore near the port of Tripoli. Migrants who were actively seeking a better life for themselves and their families… Read More »Migrant Boat Capsizing in Tripoli
Statement on the Attacks Against Healthcare Workers The health sector has beared witness to recent blatant attacks on its medical and nursing staff, ranging from verbal threats to physical assaults that sometimes led to murders inside their workplace. Among the recent unfortunate examples of incidents were the blatant attack on the medical and nursing staff… Read More »The Attacks Against Healthcare Workers