Alexandria Students’ Scientific Association (ASSA) is a non-political, non-religious, non-profit comanisation run by medical students in the Alexandria faculty of Medicine. ASSA is officially recognized as a scientific association by the administration of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine – Alexandria University since 1969. ASSA does not belong to the students’ union or follow its activities by any means.
Our mission is to qualify medical students and empower them with a sense of social responsibility to achieve community welfare. ASSA aims at improving medical education and increasing the awareness of medical students about public health issues as well as providing them with a fruitful impressive social life inside the faculty through carrying up different activities based on the purpose of serving medical students and enhancing their role in community service and through this mission ASSA supports the values of teamwork, devotion, friendship, respect and passing the knowledge and experience to newer generations who will exert their efforts to accomplish the same mission.
ASSA is a full member of the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations–Egypt (IFMSA-Egypt) which itself is a full member of the International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA). ASSA is registered in Alexandria Faculty of Medicine since 1969 and its operational office is located at the 5th Floor – Academic Building – Alexandria Faculty of Medicine – Khartoum sq. – Alexandria – Egypt and has its bank account in the NSGB Bank – Alexandria Monitored by the financial authorities of Alexandria Faculty of Medicine.
ASSA-Alexandria is involved in the common vision of IFMSA and its scope activities in the field of public health, medical education, human rights and peace, reproductive health including HIV/AIDS and clinical- and research exchanges.