Educating the World!
The Standing Committee on Medical Education in Iraq (SCOME) was one of ifmsa-iraq’s
first Standing Committees from the beginning of its foundation. It acts as a discussion forum for
students interested in the different aspects of medical education in the hope of pursuing and
achieving its aim.Today, SCOME works mainly on medical education capacity building.
SCOME provides severalplatforms and methods to educate medical students on various
medical education issues. Through this knowledge, it empowers them to advocate
to be a part of the decisionmaking chain. SCOME believes in medical students
as important stakeholders in creating, developing and implementing
medical education systems
In Iraq, SCOME has over 7 projects and over 35 events collectively.
1-The Daily Challenge
3-Medicine is Fun
5-Basic Life Support (BLS) workshops
- Marwa Jumaa AlAqabi, National Officer 2013 2014
- Jafar A. Taslimi, National Officer 2014 2015
- Ali Husam Hikmat, National Officer 2015 2016
- Abdulrazaq AlJadir
- Mohammed Salah
- Ahmed Hadi
- Zena Hasan Hadi
- Sajjad Alansary
- Aya M. Saleh
Learn more about SCOME’s international work here:ifmsa-iraq.org/medicaleducation/
Join SCOME and be a SCOMEdian today!