General info

General information

Zagreb International Medical Summit (ZIMS)

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


Oriented around the current ZIMS theme. This year’s theme is “Sports medicine”.


A combination of different classes related to the theme and important practical skills every young doctor should master.

Scientific programme

This is one of the most attractive parts of ZIMS. Young students get the chance to have their work published in the book of abstracts  as a supplement to  ‘Liječnički vjesnik’, a prestigious medical journal indexed in EMBASE/Index Medicus.

Social programme

Consists of different activities that help you get to know Zagreb and Croatian culture.

You can participate as an active or passive participant.

Active participation

Alongside attending workshops and lectures, active participants present their paper and research with either
a poster presentation or a presentation via MS PowerPoint.

Passive participation

Passive participants only attend workshops and lectures.