Article 1
Name and registration

The Federation is to be known as the International Federation for Manual/Musculoskeletal Medicine, abbreviated as FIMM. Its registered office is CH-9008 St.Gallen, Switzerland, c/o Schweizerische Ärztegesellschaft für Manuelle Medizin SAMM, Kolumbanstrasse 2; it is subject to the Swiss Civil Code of December 10th, 1907 granting legal status to societies.

Article 2
Aims of the federation

1 The aims of the Federation are

  • to develop an active, internationally recognized umbrella organization,

  • to attract national societies and policy makers worldwide, whose main function is gathering and disseminating knowledge and expertise.

  • to proactively advance integration of Manual/Musculoskeletal Medicine into health care.

2 The Federation strives to be The International Standard in the world for Manual/Musculoskeletal Medicine.