The poster competition of 25th FIAMC Congress Zagreb 2018 with theme ”Evangelisation and Works of Mercy” was highlighting the activities of FIAMC national affiliates.

The aim of the poster display was to demonstrate the activities of FIAMC national associations and their individual members and to inspire each other with about what can be done.

The prize was named in honor of Dr. José María Simón Castellví, Honorary President and past president of FIAMC who has rendered exemplary services to the organisation.


The posters were judged by three independent judges: Msgr. Bruno-Marie Duffé, then president of FIAMC Dr. John Lee and Dr. José María Simón Castellví.

The awards were presented in Zagreb at the Gala dinner of 25th FIAMC Congress.

Award Winners

The names of the poster competition award winners and their corresponding titles are:

Mateja Šegović – Volunteering among medical students and young physician

Carissa Soon – Evangelisation and works of mercy – Catholic Medical Guild of Singapore

Tucker Brown – Student section of the Catholic Medical Association of the U.S.A.

Ivan Pavao Gradiški – Humanising the medical encounter through empathy

Jozef Glasa – Bioethics in Slovakia in the Catholic perspective (1990-2018), Fostering human dignity, good medicine and the family

Maria Šustrová – How we can take care of persons with Down syndrome

Barbara Tomić – Croatian Catholic Society, Youth Section