Welcome to IAMRA

IAMRA strives to be responsive to the needs and future direction of medical regulatory authorities worldwide. Communication, participation and interaction by all are deemed paramount to the true success of this international collaboration. IAMRA is organized and shall be operated exclusively to support the purposes of medical regulation through scientific, educational and collaborative activities, which shall include the furtherance of the following purpose:

To encourage best practice among medical regulatory authorities worldwide in the achievement of their mandate - to protect, promote and maintain the health and safety of the public by ensuring proper standards for the profession of medicine.

News Updates

IAMRA is pleased to announce our newest member, Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. Please join us in welcoming them to IAMRA!

IAMRA currently has 83 members from 41 countries. For a complete listing, please go to http://iamra.com/memberlist.asp.


March 6-8, 2015
— Foundation University, Islamabad, Pakistan

The Executive Committee of AEME in collaboration with Foundation University is pleased to announce Association for Excellence in Medical Education Conference 2015. The theme is "The Continuum of Education in the Health Professions: Enhancing the Quality". The conference is scheduled from March 6-8, 2015 at Foundation University, Islamabad, Pakistan.

International Keynote Speakers include:
  • John Norcini, Ph.D. President and CEO Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER®) USA

  • Ara Tekian, Ph.D., MHPE. Adjunct Professor of Medical Education Isra University, Pakistan Professor of Medical Education, and Associate Dean of International Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

  • Henk Schmidt. Professor and Chairman of the Institute for Psychology. Rector Magnificus Erasmus University Rotterdam institute of Health Policy & Management iBMG) Netherlands

  • Deborah Murdoch-Eaton. MBBS, MD, MRCP, FRCPCH, DipMedEd, FHEA, FAcadMEd, NTF, Dean of Medical Education the Medical School the University of Sheffield United Kingdom

  • Janet Grant, Honorary Professor, University College London Medical School Visiting Professor, Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Professor Emerita of Education in Medicine, The Open University, UK Director: Centre for Medical Education in Context [CenMEDIC] & FAIMER Centre for Distance Learning.
In addition to a wealthy selection of keynotes and a variety of research paper presentation sessions, posters and exhibits, the program also includes pre-conference workshops by eminent international and national experts. AEME would appreciate if you could send /submit your abstracts for oral, poster presentations, and in-conference workshops (90 minutes) by December 31, 2014. Please do not hesitate to contact AEME for any assistance.

Details of the submission process, keynote speakers, symposia, and preconference workshops can be found at www.ae-me.org.

INTERNATIONAL NETWORK OF PHYSIOTHERAPY REGULATORY AUTHORITITES (INPTRA) - 2015 MEETING INPTRA will be hosting an educational meeting on physiotherapy regulation at the Marina Bay Sands Hotel in Singapore April 29-30, 2015. (This two-day meeting will take place just prior to the World Confederation for Physical Therapy's (WCPT) Congress 2015 held May 1-5, 2015.) Both days will include educational sessions and small group discussions on issues of healthcare regulation and more specifically, physiotherapy regulation. Sessions will be geared toward a range of regulatory experiences - from developing a regulatory system to those systems which are fully implemented. For more details on the meeting and to register, please visit INPTRA 2015.

  • 12th International Conference on Medical Regulation
    September 20-23, 2016
    Melbourne, Australia

IAMRA ASSESSMENT RESOURCE IAMRA Assessment RecourceThe IAMRA Exam Review Working Group is pleased to present the IAMRA Assessment Resource. IAMRA provides this site as a resource for those seeking information on the assessment requirements and practices of Medical Regulatory Authorities (MRAs) from around the world. The site contains recent information on the assessment requirements for medical practice in several MRAs that are members of IAMRA. It is the desire of IAMRA to add information for MRAs not currently represented. MRAs seeking to add information to this website should contact the IAMRA Secretariat.