Meet The Team


Executive Committee

Responsible for the overall running of the organisation

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James Coughlan


Responsible for the overall functioning of the association and its external representation.

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Vice President of External Affairs

Neil Unnadkat


Responsible for representing EDSA at other organisations’ and associations’ meetings and conferences, maintaining communication and relations with external organisations and associations. Chair of the European Healthcare Students’ Association Summit 2020/21.


Vice President for Public Relations

Amina Ibrahimpašić


Responsible for publishing EDSA Magazine, EDSA newsletters and research updates, and the official EDSA website.

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Louis Madden


Oversees the financial affairs of the association on a day-to-day basis, managing cash flow and recording each transaction in a fiscal document to be presented at the

end of the financial year.


General Secretary

Ivana Ligusová


Ensures our regular meetings are effectively organised and documented, takes accurate minutes of the meetings, prepares reports, and handles correspondence.

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Vice President of Internal Affairs

Marcel Paľovčík


Responsible for the management of the communications between Official National Delegates and the Executive, communicating with prospective EDSA members, and supervising EDSA projects that are focused on internal matters (capacity building, continuity, etc.)




Andrea Vrankić

Responsible for creating content and publishing it on EDSA social media platforms.



 Lead EDSA projects including Research activities, Policymaking and our popular European Visiting Programme

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Policy Officer

Owens Iguodala

Leads policy projects and policy teams.

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Research Officer

Yolena Gesheva

Leads research projects and prepares content for EDSA Research Updates.


Mobility Officer

Marta Adam


Training Officer​

Dora Srdoč

Leads training projects and organises training sessions at EDSA events.

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Prevention Officer

Vladiana Ast

Leads prevention projects and organises prevention campaigns.

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Volunteer Work Officer

Ömer Faruk Sönmez


Supervisory Committee

Responsible for overseeing decisions made by the organisation and enforcing the constitution and regulations. 


Tin Crnić


Daniela Timuș

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Tanguy Pinedo Tora

Previous Team Members

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