Monthly Archives: November 2016

Ternopil State Medical University students held chess tournament

This year Ternopil State Medical University is commemorating its 60th anniversary with a number of events. As a part of these celebrations, on 24 November TSMU Student Council organized a chess tournament. Additional objective of the event was to popularize logic board games. Chess is known form the ancient times, but even today  the game keeps its significance. It is not surprising that the tournament brought together students from the Dental, Medical and Pharmaceutical Faculties and the International Students Faculty.   The competitors wanted to Read more →

TSMU scholar trained in the UK as a part of academic mobility program Erasmus Mundus MEDEA

Assistant professor of the Department of Internal Medicine Oksana Ruzhytska participated in Erasmus Mundus MEDEA (staff exchange) program from 16 October to 18 November 2016. She took an internship at the Cardiff Metropolitan University (United Kingdom ). Funding for the internship was provided by EACEA (the European Executive Agency for Education, Audiovisual and Culture) through the project Erasmus Mundus MEDEA.   Cardiff Metropolitan University campus.  Сardiff Metropolitan University, whose roots date back to 1865, is located in Cardiff, the capital of Wales. The university comprises Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University hosted a round table meeting of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Committee on Public Health

On 21 November, Committee on Public Health  of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine held a round table meeting titled “Legislative initiatives in health care: the key to building a new national system of health in Ukraine ” in TSMU’s Convocations Hall.  The meeting was chaired by Olga Bogomolets. Participating in the forum were members of the parliamentary committee, representatives of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, international organizations, members of councils at various levels, deputy heads of regional state administrations, university rectors, regional heads of Read more →

TSMU students organized pageant “Miss Ghana in Ukraine”

Association of Ghanaian students of Ternopil State Medical University held a beauty pageant Miss Ghana, first such event in Ukraine. It took place in Ternopil’s Peremoga Ukrainian House. Our students wanted to use this event to bring together their compatriots from different Universities across Ukraine. This spectacular celebration drew many women, who competed the crown and title of the most beautiful. The unforgettable night was studded with performances showcasing Ghana’s rich culture, music and dances. A girl from Lviv took the crown, the first runner-up was Read more →

Association of Indian students in Ternopil State Medical University elected new chairman

On 18 November students from India studying at Ternopil State Medical University voted for a new chairman of the Association of Indian students. Arshbeer Sandhu, a third year student, was elected for this office. During presentation of his program Arshbeer said that he would do everything to bring students together even more. He added that it is important to take care of each representative of the Indian Brotherhood, help them in solving their problems. Arshbeer thanked the previous chairman for his work.   Students at Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University held VI conference on Research, Development and Optimization of Technological Processes in Drug Creation

On November 10, 2016 the Convocations hall of Ternopil State Medical University hosted VI conference on Research, Development and Optimization of Technological Processes in Drug Creation, organized by the scholars of the Faculties of Pharmacy Management and Economics; Pharmacognosy and Medical Botany; Pharmaceutical Chemistry; and Pharmacy Department of the Research Institute of Postgraduate Education. 197 schoars took part in the conference, including 99 participants from 13 universities and research institutions from Vinnytsia, Dnipro, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Kyiv, Kramatorsk, and  Chernivtsi, as well as 81 participants from Read more →

Mykhaylo Korda greeted the students on the occasion of Student’s International Day

Dear students! I would like to send my warmest greetings on the occasion of Student’s International Day. In the whole world students have always been the vanguard of youth. Your involvement and active participation in social transformation is what determines the future of your native lands. I am certain that your skills and knowledge will greatly contribute to development of public health systems in your countries. Today more than 5,000 students are enrolled in Ternopil State Medical University. us Here, we created environment to foster Read more →

TSMU students participated in trivia game competition on the university history

On 10 November Student Scholar Society of Ternopil State Medical University organized a trivia game the fellowstudents on “milestones in the history of Ternopil State Medical University.” Participating in the competition were members of SSS, as well as students of medical and dental faculties. The quiz included questions on development of the university, its famous scientists and present-day life. The participants have limited time find correct answer to each question. After results of all rounds were tallied up, first place took the SSS team , Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University students celebrated Independence Day of Poland

Quite a few young people from Poland pursue their medical education at Ternopil State Medical University. November 11 is an important date for the Poles, because it marks the day Poland has gained independence in 1928 after 123 years of occupation. This year on 11 November, students from Poland joined the celebrations of “Evenings Polonaise”, organized by the Moja Polska center in Bunkermuz. The guests of the event participated in competitions and quizzes which tested their knowledge of Polish language, culture and history. An activity that had Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University researcher took part in conference on sustainable development in education

Head of the department of functional diagnostics and clinical pathology of Ternopil State Medical University Dr. Mariya Maruschak took part in the conference  on new approaches inteaching, Engaging Higher Education in Local and Global Challenges, which took place on 23-26 October in Rogów (Poland). The conference was a joint event organized by Finnish Centre of the Baltic region and the Technological University of Łódź, implemented in close cooperation with SWEDESD and coordinating support by the University of Uppsala (Sweden). The conference committee invited representatives from Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University faculty and students organized a charity event for children without parental care

Faculty and students of Ternopil State Medical University regularly carry out charitable projects and participate in volunteer activities. Recently, medical interns and their mentors from Faculty of Dentistry of the institute of postgraduate education helped children without parental care. For three days, members of the Department had been taking care of oral health of more than ten young patients from Ternopil Regional Home for Schoolchildren. Each pupil received quality dental care. This charity event was sponsored by the administration of Ternopil State University Medical with Read more →

TSMU scholar completes an internship at the University Paul Sabatier in Toulouse (France)

Assistant Professor of the Department of Pediatrics of Ternopil State Medical University Iryna Sarapuk from 20 June to 25 October had an internship at the University Paul Sabatier in Toulouse (France) as a part of the program Erasmus Mundus Medea. Faculty of Medicine of the University Paul Sabatier. Our scholar was as a post-doctoral researcher at the neonatology department of university pediatric hospital PURPAN. The department has 43 beds and is composed of three divisions: Intensive Care (26 beds), Standard Care (12 beds) and Joint Stay Read more →

Student Council elections took place at Ternopil State Medical University

On 27 October and 3 November TSMU students voted for new members to the Student Council. It is the executive body of student government representing the views of young people in all areas of academic life, coordinates work of the student government, organizes and implements programs and activities aimed to promote the academic, research, social, athletic and creative endeavors of students. “The elections used to for 11 days, 6 hours each day, totaling 66 hours. A student had to spend 3 hours to vote for Read more →

TSMU students celebrated Diwali

Indian students at Ternopil State Medical University keep their traditions while studying in Ukraine. They recently celebrated their one of their biggest holidays – Diwali, festival of lights. This festival is always associated with fire and light, symbolizing the victory of good over evil. Diwali in India is celebrated during new moon. This year the holiday fell on 30 October. At this time people decorate their homes with flower garlands and laps, make rangoli decorations – colored complex patterns of flowers or rice, and at Read more →

TSMU Nigerian students took part in the Cultural Day

Each year students from Nigeria organize a large-scale event to celebrate their homeland and traditions. This year for the first time “Nigerian Cultural Day” brought together representatives from all peoples of this country studying in Ternopil universities. The largest ethnic groups in Nigeria are tribes of Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba. Nigerian Ternopil State Medical University students were enthusiastically involved in organization of the event. As Donald Odion, the president of the Association of Nigerian Students of TSMU, said, his biggest dream was to have a Read more →

Ternopil State Medical University held scientific conference Medical and Social Problems in Childhood

On 28 October, 2016 the convocations hall of Ternopil State Medical University was a site of scientific conference Medical and Social Problems in Childhood, organized by the faculty and staff of the Departments of Pediatrics and Childhood Diseases and Pediatric surgery of the Medical Faculty. During two plenary sessions the attendees listened to 17 presentations. 184 participants took part in the conference, including the vice-rectors of Ternopil State Medical University Professors Ivan Klisch and Stepan Zaporozhan as well as the corresponding member of the NAMS Read more →

TSMU student took third prize for the best presentation of scientific research

International Conference of Young Researchers “Annual Young Medical Scientists’ Conference 2016” took place on 28-29 October at the Bohomolets National Medical University.  At this forum Ternopil State Medical University was represented by the IV year student of the medical faculty Ihor Stetsiuk. After the opening ceremonies participants continued to work in plenary and sectional seesions. Students had an opportunity to discuss topical issues in the fields of theoretical, experimental, clinical and preventive medicine. New this year was the mandatory review of submitted abstracts, which significantly Read more →

Professors from Fairfield University gave a lecture on academic integrity

On 2 November professors from Fairfield University (Connecticut, USA) Catherine Nants and David Schmidt visited Ternopil State Medical University to give a lecture in the framework of the promotion of academic integrity in Ukraine. The guests also met with the vice-rector for research and academic work, Professor Arkadii Shulhai, Vice-Rector for reseach, Professor Ivan Klisch and TSMU faculty.   Dr. Arkadii Shulhai spoke with the guests about latest innovations at the university, including the opening of the center simulation training, beginning of training in the specialty Read more →

TSMU Student Council members participate in the project “Steps to the Future”

The first meeting of the newly elected members of the Ternopil State Medical University Student Council on 30 October took the form of communication training. It was organized by the international corporation “Yulia-pharm” within the framework of the national educational platform “Steps to the Future” (project coordinator in Ternopil State Medical University – Taras Moroz) and “EPR” project (Coordinator in Ternopil State Medical University – Dmytro Myroniuk). Practical classes on developing communication skills , effective interpersonal communication, and leadership were demanding but fun. The students Read more →