Monthly Archives: August 2016

Working visit of the delegation from the Polish town of Nowy Tomyśl to Ternopil State Medical University

Ternopil State Medical University has close ties with universities, research and medical institutions of the Republic of Poland, and is constantly expanding cooperation with institutions of this country. On August 26 the delegation from Nowy Tomyśl, which included the head of the Nowotomyski county Ireneusz Kozecki, head of the department of Education and Culture Marek Nykowiak, board member of the  Nowotomyski county council Adam Pilc, and member of the labor office of the  Nowotomyski county Emilia Michalczak-Woniak met with the rector of Ternopil State Medical Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University will cooperate with universities and medical institutions of Elbląg (Poland)

On August 26 the rector of Ternopil State Medical University Professor Mykhaylo Korda met with a delegation from the Polish city of Elbląg. During the meeting with Deputy Mayor of Elbląg Janusz Nowak, head of the Department for International Collaboration Zbigniew Szmurlo and director of a city sports club Marek Burkhardt, the parties agreed to develop and implement join projects. Elbląg has been a twinned city with Ternopil for 24 years. The members of the delegation noted that the city has a Humanities and Economics Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University signed a cooperation agreement with colleagues from Argentina

On August 27 a delegation of the Argentine Republic visited TSMU. As a result of this meeting, the Rector of Ternopil State Medical University Professor Mykhylo Korda, the head of the Ukrainian Central Representation in the Argentine Republic, renowned neurosurgeon Dr. Pedro Lylyk and vice president of ICC Ukraine Taras Demkura signed a tripartite cooperation agreement. Dr. Pedro Lylyk is an Argentinian neurosurgeon and innovator of Ukrainian origin, the Founder and Director of intravascular surgery and interventional radiology ENERI in Buenos Aires. He was born Continue reading →

Charity work of TSMU international students

Students of Ternopil State Medical University from Iraq have recently gifted over eight bags filled with  humanitarian aid to the charity foundation Caritas and to the residential institution for children on Strimka Street. Items such as clothes, shoes, and blankets were collected by this year’s TSMU graduates. The young people said: “We did it from the heart and do not want any publicity, because good things do not need to be spoken about. We will be glad if all these things will be used by people who Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University is on leading positions in independent Internet rankings

International Education Portal 4 International Colleges & Universities published a new ranking of institutions of higher education. Among 148 Ukrainian universities included in this ranking, Ternopil State Medical University took 13th overall place, and placed 1st among of Ministry of Health of Ukraine universities. See more information at: Started in 2005, 4 International Colleges & Universities is an international higher education search engine and directory reviewing accredited Universities and Colleges in the world. includes 11,606 Colleges and Universities, ranked by web popularity, Continue reading →

Eight thousand prospective students apply to study in Ternopil State Medical University

Ternopil State Medical University has finished accepting applications and documents for the next academic year. 7,949 young people applied for both state and individual financed programs of study as of August 2, 2016. As a comparison, last year this number was 7,447 people, and in 2014 – 6,634 people. As in previous years, the specialty of Medicine was the most popular. 4,366 people applied for 500 available spaces the University has a state license to accept. Of those, 200 will be state-financed. Last year, 2,950 Continue reading →

Scholars form Ternopil State Medical University trained at Schiller International University (Germany)

From 15.07.2016 to 27.07.2016 a faculty delegation from Ternopil State Medical University trained at Schiller International University (Heidelberg, Germany).  Assistant professor of medical biology Tetiana Bihunyak and associate professor of bioethics and medical ethics Tetiana Tolokova participated in the Program ” The educational process, modern teaching methods and organization of research: the experience of Schiller International University.”   Associate Professor T. Tolokova, Dean Dr. Nicolle Macho, Associate Professor T. Bihunyak The purpose of the training was to increase cross-cultural scientific communication, introduce scientists to modern Continue reading →

President of Ghana Students’ Association Juliet KusiBoateng works on her practical skills even during the summer break

Previously, we have introduced you to several leaders of international students groups. Today is turn  of the president of Ghana students’ association at Ternopil State Medical University Juliet KusiBoateng, who is currently on summer break visiting home, but still she does not waste a minute constantly working on her self-improvement. For the 22-year-old her model is Juliet’s father who also is continuously striving for personal growth.   “Despite the fact that it has achieved considerable success, he continues to improve. Recently he graduated from a Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University scientist shares her research experiences as a participant of the Fulbright Scholar Program

From October 1, 2015 to July 1, 2016 the Head of the Department of General Chemistry of Ternopil State Medical University and Fulbright Scholar Halyna Falfushynska, had been carrying out experimental research in the laboratory of physiology of marine invertebrates of the department of Biology of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (NC). Initially, Ternopil State Medical University scientist worked on the project titled “Integrated Impact Assessment of hypoxia and nano-pollution on marine mollusks using physiological and molecular markers,” an idea that was conceived Continue reading →

Friendly hugs and tears of farewell as the XI International Summer School wraps up

Participants of the XI International Student Summer School, which was taking place on the grounds of the education and recreation complex Chervona Kalyna of Ternopil State Medical University, prepared an upbeat and exciting concert program to mark closing of the camp on 24 July. First, the organizing committee presented souvenirs to the guests who came from other cities in Ukraine and abroad. Young people expressed their gratitude for the possibility to participate in this project and their desire to continue to communicating with each other. Continue reading →

International students of Ternopil State Medical University organized a charity event

On July 18-27 Ternopil State Medical University international students and members of the civic group  «Medicare and Social Welfare Initiative» (MEDCASOWI), held a charity event at the Novus mall. Every day from 10.00 to 15.00 they took blood pressure and measured blood glucose level for all interested passer-by. This initiative attracted considerable admiration from Ternopil residents who were happy to stop by at the medical station to check their health signs. MEDCASOWI group had been started by the students of Ternopil State Medical University, and for some Continue reading →