Federative International Committee on Scientific Publications (FICSP) 2019-2022 Report

1. FICSP membership We have expanded the range of membership of the FICSP to more member societies. There were 14 FICSP members in 2019, currently there are 21 members and journals represented. 2. PLEXUS A document for the links of the most recent issues FICSP journals and links for the abstracts for anatomy meetings that […]

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Federative International Committee for Equality and Diversity in Anatomy (FICEDA) – Report August 2022

Membership of FICEDA needs to be reviewed not least because there are members who have not contributed since the formation of the FIC. In 2021, an IFAA Zoom talk by the FIC’s Secretary on matters related to ‘Sexism and Anatomy’ was delivered. Having received ethical approval for a survey on attitudes and policies toward equality […]

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FICEM activities since the London meeting 2019

FICEM activities have unfortunately been hampered by most members being absorbed withdealing with the Corona pandemic and its consequences. In 2021, following reports of a public dissection of a body donor for the entertainment of a paying public in Portland(USA) in November, FICEM has issued a statement condemning such practices, which has been published on […]

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IFAA College of Representatives Report

1. The College of Representatives of the IFAA was initiated at the General Assembly of the IFAA (London, 2019) and approved ad referendum following that meeting. The College is composed of one Representative of each member association of the IFAA. Each Representative is nominated by their own association to serve on the College. 2. The […]

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Report for General Assembly 2022: Federative International Committee for the Support of Anatomy Professionals (FICSAP)

Aims The aims of FICSAP are to work collaboratively to: identify associations that seek manpower development and training in the field of Anatomy assist with support in the form of training to the areas identified Membership Helen Nicholson (Chair) Representative from N America -Segun Oyedele Representative from S America – Susana Biasutto Representative from Africa […]

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FICSP Webinar on "Writing an Original Research Article - Pitfalls and Problems": Recording now online

We would like to thank all attendees for participating in our 2nd FICSP Webinar "Writing an Original Research Article - Pitfalls and Problems". The recording may now be downloaded here: Recording of 2nd FICSP Webinar: Writing an Original Research Article - Pitfalls and Problems. Chair: Professor Gulgun SengulSpeakers: Professor Jose Ramon Sanudo Tejero - Professor […]

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Report for General Assembly 2022: Federative International Committee for the President’s Emergent Anatomist Programme (PEAP)

The IFAA President’s Emergent Anatomist Programme was initiated by Prof Beverley Kramer and launched at the 2019 IFAA Congress, London. The Programme aims to support the development of emergent anatomists by facilitating opportunities and programmes to develop their skills and expertise as they grow their professional networks and identities. Activities 2019 to 2022 The Programme […]

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Plexus: Send submissions by August 31, 2022

Dear Colleague, Warm greetings from the Editors of Plexus. Plexus is the newsletter of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA). This is an open access newsletter designed for the widespread dissemination of relevant information within all anatomical disciplines. For the upcoming Autumn issue, you are welcome to submit brief reports of the activities […]

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Plexus 2022 Issue 1: Now online

Dear reader, The latest issue of Plexus (2022 - Issue 1) has now been published. You may download the PDF from our website. This and all previous Plexus issues are available on the "Plexus" page on our website. 

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Obituary: Professor Yuri Chaikovsky

The Scientific Society of Anatomists, Histologists, Embryologists and Topographers of Ukraine mourn the demise of Professor Yuri Chaikovsky, Head of the Histology and Embryology Department at the National Medical University, who died on March 3, 2022, at the age of 71. Professor Chaikovsky was an Honored Worker of Science and Technology of Ukraine, winner of […]

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