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Empathy and Help in Disabilities


IFMSA Mexico

General Description

Empatía y apoyo en la discapacidad consists on a Workshop in which medicine students will learn about the different types of disabilities and sensitize about them, through life experiences and dynamic activities.

Area of Activity

Patients’ Rights and Patient-Centred Medicine


To expand the knowledge of the medicine student through sessions based on the General Law for inclusion of disabled people (Ley general para la inclusión de las personas con discapacidad) of Mexico  

To teach medicine students about the use of the white cane and experience a blind person routine // To use the correct terms for disability

To teach the experience of motor disability through the use of a wheel chair.

Time frame of the Activity

Not mentioned.




Not specified.


Not enrolled in any IFMSA Program.


Alan Leija –


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