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 B-4608 WARSAGE, Thier Saive, 49; it is subject to the Belgian law of the 25th October, 1919 granting legal status to international associations with philanthropic, religious, scientific, artistic or pedagogic aims.

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.