What is CMU-IMC?


CMU-IMC stands for "Chiang Mai University International Medical Challenge", which is an annual international academic competition held by the Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University. Competitors are medical students from various countries around the world. The first CMU-IMC was held as part of the 55th Anniversary of the establishment of the Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University. A different theme is chosen for each year:
CMU-IMC 2014: Pathophysiology and Pharmacology
CMU-IMC 2015: Basic to Clinical Biochemistry
CMU-IMC 2016: Basic to Clinical Anatomy
CMU-IMC 2017: Basic to Clinical Hematology and Transfusion Medicine
CMU-IMC 2018: Basic to Clinical Infectious Disease
CMU-IMC 2019: Basic to Clinical Physiology
Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, CMU-IMC 2020 and 2021 were cancelled and the CMU-IMC 2022 will be held via an online platform in April 2022 with the theme Basic to Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
By joining the event, you will not only gain medical knowledge but also friendships and experiences with other participants, and remember, it is a victory unclaimed for someone who never dares to try!


Why 2022 CMU-IMC is for you?

CMU-IMC 2022 will take you to the most impressive medical challenge ever! Starting with the MCQ round to the grand finale, you will gain a lot of medical knowledge from the competition. You will not only gain the academic knowledge but also friendships with other competitors all over the globe! You can also develop your ability to exchange and discuss knowledge, perspectives, and experiences together. Furthermore, you will experience the unique culture, tradition, and hospitality of Chiang Mai through various activities! These experiences await you at CMU-IMC 2022.


Who organizes this event?

CMU-IMC is organized by the Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University.


The Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University is the third oldest medical school in Thailand and is the first medical school established in a regional location outside the Bangkok. It is located in Muang Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai. It was established in 1959 to serve the need for more physicians to serve the rural areas, especially in the northern region of Thailand. The Faculty has grown continuously and has fully achieved its original mandate and is now the largest medical school in the northern Thailand, operating as the largest and most comprehensive hospital in this region.