Ternopil State Medical University students from Namibia talked about their country on air

International students of Ternopil State Medical University gave yet another virtual tour of their country for a local television station. This time, visiting TTB studios were students from Namibia. Our students Shipopyeni Joleni Ndapandula and  Shikulo Panduleni Twahafifwa not only talked about their homeland, but also sang traditional songs, and showcased the national dress. Joining them on this virtual trip was TNTU student Joseph, thus the taping of the show has also demonstrated close ties between Ternopil universities. The TV shows are being jointly developed Read more →

TSMU dentistry team took part in a students and young scientists conference

On 20-22 April Uzhgorod National University Faculty of Dentistry hosted the VI International students and young scientists conference Current issues of research and practical dentistry. International lecture cycle as well as a presentation of new developments in modern dentistry were held during the conference. The lecture cycle was presented by leading scientists of Ukraine and Slovakia, in particular President of Dental Association of Ukraine Iryna Mazur, president of Forensic Dentistry Association Evhene Kostenko, professor of NGO “Academy Košice” (Slovakia) Andrii Yencha. Assistant professor of preventive Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University lecturer trained in Wrocław Medical University

The long-term cooperation between Ternopil State Medical University and Wrocław Medical University allows our lecturers and professors to train using research and clinical facilities of the Polish university. Recently, Associate Professor of Prosthodontics of the Faculty of Dentistry Svitlana Rosolovska was in Wroclaw Medical University on a month-long internship. The main objective of the academic exchange project is to gain experience and advance cooperation between the Ukrainian and Polish medical schools, to use this  knowledge in research and teaching. The internship took place at the Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University members of the European Association of Medical students held a meting dedicated to the topic of hemophilia

Ternopil State Medical University students – members of Ternopil branch of the European Medical Students Association, held their regular meeting on April 14, 2017. It had two themes: World Hemophilia Day and Earth Day. The students prepared workshops and reports addressing these topics. World Health Organization and World Federation of Hemophilia designated April 17 as the World hemophilia Day. This hereditary disease results in disrupted blood clotting, and is caused by mytation in only one gene on the chromosome X.   During the first part Read more →

TSMU will collaborate with Nicolae Testemiţanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy

Recently Ternopil State Medical University delegation visited Nicolae Testemiţanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy  in Chișinău, Moldova. The delegation included Vice-rector for research Professor Ivan Klisch, Vice-rector for scientific, academic and medical work, Professor Stepan Zaporozhan and Professor Volodymyr Bihuniak. They met with rector of the Moldovan university Professor Ion Ababii, Vice-rector for clinical activity Professor Emil Ceban, and Vice-rector for scientific activity, Professor Gheorghe Rojnoveanu. During the meeting the parties discussed the ways of cooperation on joint projects in the field of research Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University scientist studied new approaches in research and teaching at Wroclaw Medical University

The cooperation between Ternopil State Medical University and the Wroclaw Medical University (Uniwersytet Medyczny im. Piastów Śląskich we Wrocławiu) allows our teachers, young scientists and students to study medical standards of Polish institutions and improve their professional skills. Assistant professor of microbiology, virology and immunology Natalia Kravets on 1-31 March 2017 took part in academic exchange program for young researchers at the Department of Microbiology headed by prof. dr hab. Grażyna Gościniak. The department employs 29 faculty members as well as doctoral students, technical and Read more →

TSMU Interns organized a cycle of lectures on medical topics for Ternopil secondary school students

For the last two weeks of April, Pediatrics interns of TSMU institute of postgraduate education led by professor Olha Dutchak met with pupils of Ternopil secondary school №9 to give talks on the topics Sexual Development, Basic Resuscitation, and Healthy Eating. During the conversation on Sexual development medical interns discussed with the pupils body changes during puberty, menstrual cycle, and why teenagers might experience mood swings. They paid special attention to the topics of HIV and AIDS and of reproductive health. They also gave adolescents Read more →

Canadian physical rehabilitation expert gave a lecture for TSMU instructors and students

Recently, Canadian expert Renata Roman gave a public lecture “Developing physical therapist thinking, from evaluation to intervention” in Ternopil State Medical University.  Renata Roman (PT, MCP) is the founder and owner of Clarkson Sports & Physio Clinic in Toronto. She is also vice president and international coordinator of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress and teacher of the School of Rehabilitation Medicine Ukrainian Catholic University. After the lecture, Ms. Roman held a workshop “Physical therapy for shoulder joint disorders”.   Director of UCU School of rehabilitation medicine and Read more →

TSMU professor visited United States as a part of Open World Program

On March 29 – April 9, 2017 assistant professor of emergency medical care Oksana Sydorenko visited several cities and institutions in the United States as a part of Open World program. According to the American Councils for Education website, the program was established in 1999 and is funded through appropriations provided by the US Congress. The Open World program is aimed at young community leaders, representatives of the government, academic community, non-profit organizations and other institutions involved in social issues and are interested in developing Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University will collaborate with Swedish medical institutions

Recently representatives of medical institutions from Sweden met with the Ternopil State Medical University rector Dr. Mykhaylo Korda to discuss areas of future cooperation. The Swedish delegation consisted of coordinator Marie Siestedt, cardiac surgeon Mogens Bugge, surgeon Patrik Cikota, professor C.G. Ekstrem, and medical technician Stephen Andersson.   Dr. Korda told the guests about TSMU, its activities and plans activities for development, and outlined possible areas of cooperation.   During the meeting, the delegation and TSMU administration discussed incoming lectures by the heart surgeon Mogen Read more →

Young TSMU scientists took part in an international conference in Poland

Assistant professor of Ternopil State Medical University Department Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology Krystyna Kurylo and fourth year students of The Faculty of Medicine Kateryna Halei, Ihor Stetsiuk, and Bohdan Korylchuk took part in the VII international conference of students and young scientists in Wroclaw Medical University ( Poland) to discuss current issues in medicine and pharmacy.   Conference participants reviewed reports and presentations on current topics in plenary and sectional sessions, and attended workshops. The young scientists from Ternopil State Medical University presented at the Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University Sports Fest 2017 has its first winners

Association of Indian students of Ternopil State Medical University has introduced initiated a sports and  friendship festival, which aims to strengthen the friendly relations between Ukrainian youth and students from other countries studying in Ternopil. Event’s program include 100 and 400 meters race, relay races and team sports – football, volleyball, badminton, and cricket. Ukrainian students were invited to take part along  with s tudents from a number of international groups, in particular  Associations of Nigerian, Polish, Egyptian, Iraqi and Pakistani students, as well as Read more →

TSMU Dentistry Clinic opened its doors

University Hospital Dental Clinic located on 7 Chekhova opened its doors on April 5. This clinic will serve the residents of our city and region, providing services such as free dental diagnosis and patients consults by TSMU professors and other specialists in therapeutic, pediatric, orthopedic and surgical dentistry. Other services will include exams and cleaning of the oral cavity in adults and children, preventive oral treatments, regular and panoramic X-rays of the maxillo-facial area, treatment of tooth decay and its complications, periodontal diseases, diseases of Read more →

Professors of TSMU Department of Children’s Diseases and Pediatric Surgery consulted in regional hospitals

Faculty of the Department of Children’s Diseases and Pediatric Surgery continue to visit remote areas of Ternopil region with to give seminars and consult doctors and patients. Logistical support for these visits is provided by Ternopil State Medical University administration. Over the last few months they had made trips to Kozova, Berezhany, Zalischyky, Zborivy, Monastyrska and Kremenets districts, during which they consulted patients. Children and their parents were able to receive expert advice from pediatricians, immunologists, infectious diseases specialists, as well as a cardiologist, gastroenterologist, Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University professor gave lectures to students of Wroclaw Medical University

Head of Ternopil State Medical University department of childhood diseases and pediatric surgery professor Oksana Boyarchuk on 19-25 March 2017 visited Wroclaw Medical University as a part of academic exchange program ERASMUS + Staff Mobility for Teaching. The visit took place at the Department and Hospital of Clinical Immunology and Pediatrics and in Hospital Pediatrics and Infectious diseases. These units are located in the Jerzego Gromkowskiego Provincial Hospital, which is one of the most modern hospitals in Poland’s Lower Silesia. Children’s department occupies new building, Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University students organized a public awareness campaign for World Tuberculosis Day

On March 24, 2017 on the occasion of World TB Day, students of Ternopil State Medical University organized a number of events to call attention to this problem. The doctors in training joined forces with the members of Red Cross Society volunteer squad. First, the young people gave a lecture on tuberculosis for secondary  school students.  Then, on 24 March they set up a table at the Theater square, inviting passersby to take a free x-ray exam and telling those interested about the disease, ways Read more →

Team of TSMU international students placed third in inter-university Futsal tournament

On 20-24 March 2017 Ternopil State Medical University  hosted a Futsal tournament among University students. Nine student teams participated in the tournament, including representatives of Ternopil National Pedagogical University (2 teams), Ternopil National Economic University (2 teams), Berezhansk Agricultural University, Kremenets Teachers College, Ternopil National Technical University and I Ternopil State medical University (2 teams). Our university was represented by two student teams. The first group included representatives of Faculties of Medicine and Dentistry (Ivan Kalka , Volodymyr Lutsyk, Arsen Litvinskyi, Olexksandr Hrinko, Ihor Sereda, Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University scientist gave lectures to students of Wroclaw Medical University

Head of Ternopil State Medical University Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology Professor Oleksandra Oleschuk on 11-18 March 2017 visited Department of Clinical Pharmacology in Wroclaw Medical University, Poland within the framework of academic exchange program ERASMUS +. Department of Clinical Pharmacology of Wroclaw Medical University is located in a modern pharmaceutical building near the University Hospital. ERASMUS + Visiting Teachers Program involved giving 8 hours of lectures in English on clinical pharmacology, topical problems of modern pharmacotherapy, drug interaction, and drug safety. Dr. Oleschuk Read more →

US professor of environmental health gave lectures to TSMU students

Director of Research and Development of Chemistry & Industrial Hygiene, Inc., certified industrial hygienist, member of the Society of Toxicology (SOT), chairman of the Environmental Working Group on children’s health Dr. Andrii Korchevskyi (USA) visited Ternopil State Medical University to give a series of lectures on current issues concerning the effect of environment on human health. On 22-23 March 2017 instructors and students Ternopil State Medical University had the opportunity to listen to lectures on environmental and occupational risks from the renowned scientist. ” We Read more →