Be a part of ZIMS!

November 29 - December 2, 2018
Zagreb, Croatia


The capital of our homeland and also a home to our School of Medicine.
It also has the best Christmas market in Europe, which is happening at the same time as ZIMS!


We are proud to say that we have guests from Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Macedonia, Kosovo, Ukraine, Russia, Poland, Germany, Turkey, Egypt, Nigeria, Iran, and many more! Add your country to this list!


ZIMS is one of only two medical congresses in Zagreb organized by European Medical Students` Association and Student Section of Croatian Medical Association for their colleagues, students and young doctors.


ZIMS is a place that offers more than merely its scientific spirit; it offers an opportunity to share new ideas, meet new colleagues and have some fun while doing it!

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What is ZIMS?

ZIMS is a medical congress that brings together medical students and young doctors worldwide.

When will the congress take place?

Zagreb International Medical Summit 2018 will take place from 29th of November to 2nd of December.

Where will the congress take place?

ZIMS 18 will take place at Croatian Medical Association (Hrvatski liječnički zbor), Šubićeva 9 in Zagreb, Croatia.

Who can participate?

ZIMS gathers students of biomedical sciences, mostly medical students, and young doctors. Definition of „young doctor“ is taken from statute of EMSA Europe as a person who graduated from medical studies in the last 5 years.

How can I participate?

You can participate as active presenter (with poster presentation or oral presentation on MS PowerPoint) or as passive participant. To register, you must submit registration form under the link on our web-page.

If I am an active presenter, is my paperwork published?

ZIMS is the only conference where young students and not yet affirmed scientist have access to the world of publishing, thus becoming the only conference in Europe where the book of abstracts is published as a supplement to a prestigious medical journal, ‘Liječnički vjesnik’, which is indexed in EMBASE/Index Medicus. Moreover, the best works are published as full texts.

What is the deadline for active participants?

The deadline is 10th November 2018, and it is deadline for all active participants who want their paperwork to be presented on ZIMS, and published as abstract in ZIMS Abstract book. After 10th November active participants will not be able to register anymore.

Are there any requirements for the abstract?

Yes. The abstract must contain: Title, Authors, Mentors and fields of Introduction, Aim of the study, Materials and Methods, Results, Conclusion and Keywords. The abstract cannot exceed 300 words.

How can I register my abstract?

You can register your abstract online via the online registration form and send it via e-mail to

Can I register more than one abstract?

Yes, you can submit more abstracts as a first author and you can participate as co-author as well.

Is there a deadline for passive participants?

Passive participants can register until 20th of November 2018.

How much is the registration fee?

Registration fee for foreign participants is 50 euro and for Croatian students 250 kn.

How can I pay the registration fee?

There are two possibilities to pay congress fee, online and cash payment. After recieving an email of registration confirmation, participants will recieve a payment directions. For more informations about payment please contact our agency:

Maja Kopić

Project Manager

Kongres-Tim d.o.o.

Gundulićeva 45, Croatia


+385 – 1 – 353 5560
+385 – 99 – 265 /

What is included in registration fee?

Registration fee includes:

  • Attendance to all lessons and workshops, promo and teaching material, ZIMS abstract book, ZIMS congress bag
  •  Lunch and dinner on every congress day as well as welcoming dinner and gala dinner on final day
  • All coffee breaks
  • Rich social programe (welcome party, several thematic parties) and cultural life (optional city sightseeing)


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Venue information

Location in the city center


The conference takes place at LIJEČNIČKI DOM, 9 Šubićeva street, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia.


Trams no. 5 Dubrava or no. 7 Dubrava: exit at TRG PETRA KREŠIMIRA IV,
Trams no. 2 Savišće or no. 6 Sopot: exit at BRANIMIROVA TRŽNICA.


Accommodation is not included in the participation fee, but if you need help with finding suitable hotels, please contact us and we will help you.