Monthly Archives: June 2016

TSMU Students participated in the events of No Tobacco Day

Recently, students and faculty of Ternopil State Medical University took part in the rally on the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, which was organized by the Department of Health of Ternopil Regional State Administration, regional Health Center, regional Center of social services for children , family and youth  and the Red Cross Society in Ternopil region.  “During the event we measured peak expiratory flow rate. Incidentally, the results of the survey were disappointing, since  70% of the surveyed smokers had numbers below normal.  We Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University signed a cooperation agreement with Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing (Canada)

On June 6, 2016 manager of International Projects at Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing (Saskatoon, Canada) Reny Loewen met with TSMU rector, Professor Mykhaylo Korda to discuss directions for international cooperation between the two universities. Reny Loewen told about particular features of nurses’ training in Saskatchewan Polytechnic. The head of TSMU shared the achievements of University in training students in the specialty of Nursing. The meeting resulted in signing of cooperation agreements between Ternopil State Medical University and Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Nursing (Saskatoon, Canada) towards Continue reading →

TSMU researchers participated in the American Telemedicine Association’s (ATA) Annual Conference & Trade Show (Minneapolis, USA)

Recently, head of the Department of Traumatology, Orthopedics and Military Surgery Andriy Tsviah and Associate Professor of the Department of Surgery №2 Andriy Hospodarskyi represented TSMU at the American Telemedicine Association’s (ATA) Annual Conference & Trade Show in Minneapolis (USA).   Access to timely expert medical consultations throughout the entire territory of our country is a pressing issue. Many regions do not have specialized medical centers, nor are there enough qualified doctors. One solution to this problem is the use of telemedicine. In particular, the Continue reading →

TSMU researcher interns at the University of Perugia (Italy)

Post-graduate Halyna Ostrovska from TSMU department of pharmacology with clinical pharmacology trained from December 2, 2015 to May 30, 2016 on a PhD program at the University of Perugia (Università degli Studi di Perugia), Italy  as a part of the programme of academic mobility Erasmus Mundus MEDEA.    Perugia, Italy This university is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in Italy. It was founded in 1308. The University has received international recognition in 1355, when the Emperor Charles I pledge Perugia to support Continue reading →

Work visit of TSMU delegation to the US and Canada

The delegation of Ternopil State Medical University consisting of the director of research institute of Nursing, Associate Professor Svetlana Yastremskaya and deputy director of research institute of Nursing, Associate Professor Lyudmila Mazur attended New York (USA) and Toronto ( Canada) on 24-28 of May to expand international collaboration between «Global Professional Consulting» and Ternopil State Medical University as well as conduct final exams for Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Nursing. During the visit the delegation met with Bob Herr, the dean of enrollment and admissions Continue reading →

Meeting of TSMU Academic Council

A scheduled meeting of the academic council of Ternopil State Medical University chaired by the Rector, Prof. M.M. Korda took place on 31May, 2016 The first item on the agenda was a review of applications for open positions. Academic Secretary, Professor I.E. Herasymiuk briefed the members of the Academic Council on the candidates for these positions. Professor and member NAMS of Ukraine M.A. Andreychyn presented resolutions of the selection committee. A committee consisting of Prof. O.E. Samohalska, Prof. I.P. Mysula, O.Y .Protsiv was elected to Continue reading →

TSMU Students successfully participated in the World Championship in HMB Battle of the Nations

The knight club Golden spur is a medieval re-enactment group of students that has been active at TSMU for the last two years. Student of the Faculty of Dentistry Andriy Andrusyk initiated its creation. Our knights find time not only to study and train, but also to bring prizes from national and international tournaments.     Recently they represented TSMU and returned with a coveted certificate of the second place in a large knight tournament, World Championship in HMB Battle of the Nations. History fans Continue reading →

TSMU Student team wins the VI National Championship of Emergency Aid teams

The team of students from TSMU competed in Slobozhansk medical rally, the VI Ukrainian Championship of Emergency Aid teams held near Kharkiv on May 25-27, was recognized the best in Ukraine. The future doctors from Ternopil won the first place in overall competition. Fourth-year student of the Medical Faculty Bohdana Pereviznyk (doctor), third-year student of the Medical Faculty Denis Kosharskyi (paramedic), second-year student of the Medical Faculty Anastasia Hudyma (paramedic), and third-year student of the Medical Faculty Igor Byhar (driver) upheld the reputation of the Continue reading →

TSMU Student is a runner-up of the nationwide contest Best Student of Ukraine

Recently in Uzhgorod a civic association Student Republic held the super finals of the nationwide competition Best Student Ukraine and beauty contest The First Lady of Ukraine. In the last three years regional rounds determined the winners in contests for best researcher, best public speaker, and others. TSMU was represented by a third-year student of Human Health at the Medical Faculty Mykhailo Dumnych, who in across-the-board competition took second place. A student from Transcarpathia Vladyslava Mazur was named the overall winner. The contestants presented their Continue reading →

TSMU International student took third place in a nationwide sports competition in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Ahmed Elwany, a fifth-year dentistry student at the TSMU Faculty of International Students,  took part in a nationwide Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) sports competition  as a part of the team Gracie Barra (coached by Bogdan Miroshnychenko). More than 50 sportsmen participated in the event to compare their strength and skill in martial arts. This self-defense discipline emerged in the early twentieth century from Kodokan Judo and was founded by teachers of Japanese jiu-jitsu schools, Ryu (jiu-jitsu means ‘gentle art’). BJJ training takes place in Gi or No-Gi Continue reading →

Horbachevsky Readings seminar took place at Ternopil State Medical University

Each year Ternopil State Medical University honors the memory of the famous scientist, public figure and great patriot of Ukraine Ivan Horbachevsky. The University proudly carries the name of this famous Ternopil.  This year the Ternopil State Medical University will celebrate the 162 anniversary of Horbachevsky’s  birth series in a number of events, including Horbatchevsky Readings as well as cycling trip to the estate museum of Ivan  Horbachevsky in the village of Zarubyntsi. Notably, the Readings organized by over 40 students of dental, medical and Continue reading →