Monthly Archives: September 2016

Scientists from Ternopil State Medical University participated in the XVII National Congress of Cardiologists of Ukraine

On September 21-23 in Kiev took place the XVII Congress of Cardiologists of Ukraine, which attracted more than 2,000 participants from Ukraine, Belarus, Poland, Czech Republic, Italy, the UK and other countries. This year marks particularly significant events for Ukrainan cardiologists: a state institution Strazhesko National Research Centre, Institute of Cardiology NAMS of Ukraine was founded 80 years ago and its founder Mykola Strazhesko was born 140 years ago. Another point of note is that this Congress takes place during the “Year of the Heart Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University Graduates of 2016 now study at Ukrainian Military Medical Academy

In 2016 all medical universities of Ukraine opened departments of military medicine. The antiterrorist operation in the east has significantly changed the long-term security policy in Ukraine. In his speech to mark the 25th anniversary of the country’s independence, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that strong army is a key to security of our country. This year, 14 graduates of Ternopil State Medical University, after completing a vigorous selection process, started post-graduate studies at the Ukrainian military medical academy. Thus they have committed Continue reading →

International Pulmonology School opened at Ternopil State Medical University

International pulmonology school Topical issues in Pulmonology: modern approaches to obstruction treatment and immunotherapy opened on September 22 at Ternopil State Medical University. Professor Emeritus of Wroclaw Medical University Wojciech Barg came to TSMU to take part in this event. During Dr. Barg’s meeting with the rector of Ternopil Medical University, Professor Mykhaylo Korda, he noted that cooperation between the two universities continues to expand. This year, in addition to now traditional academic exchange programs, the Polish and Ukrainian universities will take part in the Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University scientists participated in international symposium «Plants in Pharmacy and Nutrition» (Poland)

Professors of the Department of Pharmacognosy with Medical Botany of Ternopil State Medical University M.Shanayda, I.Dahym, T.Berdey and of the department of management and economics of pharmacy and drug technology I.Berdey participated in International Young Scientists Symposium “Plants in Pharmacy & Nutrition” (PPN2016) which took place on 15-17 September in Wroclaw (Poland). The symposium brought together over 150 participants from 20 countries in Europe, Asia and North America. It included 9 plenary, 15 oral and 120 poster presentations. The participants discussed prospects of phytochemical and Continue reading →

Meeting with a leading British neurosurgeon Henry Marsh in Ternopil State Medical University

On 21 September Professor Henry Marsh and his colleagues, neurosurgeon Andriy Myzak (Lviv, Ukraine) and Roman Zoltowski (Poznan, Poland) visited Ternopil State Medical University at the invitation of the university administration and Student Council. Dr. Marsh, CBE,  is a co-founder and senior neurosurgeon of the International Neurosurgery Center, a member of the Royal College of Neurosurgeons and the author of critically acclaimed memoir Do No Harm: Stories of Life, Death and Brain Surgery, which was translated into Ukrainian by Dr. Myzak. During the meeting with Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University develops joint projects with Polish colleagues in the area of functional rehabilitation

Representatives of the Polish functional rehabilitation center VOTUM (Kraków), its president Paweł Adamkiewicz, lawyer Joan Wan and Przemysław Szczygłowski met on September 2oth with the rector of Ternopil State Medical University, Professor Mykhaylo Korda to develop cooperation initiatives . The guests shared that a Polish-Ukrainian rehabilitation center has already opened in Ivano-Frankivsk. There  patients with severe neurological diseases and injuries can undergo rehabilitation on outpatient basis. This institution also helps ATO soldiers improve their health. It employs highly qualified specialists such as orthopedists, physical therapists, Continue reading →

Open door days at TSMU library

Next ten days will be the “open door days” at the library of Ternopil State Medical University, on the occasion of the National Day of the Libraries. This is the first time an “open doors” event is organized at the library and it started on 20 September with presentation of new acquisitions, including reference works published by TSMU, Proceedings of Ternopil State Medical University and Scientists of Ternopil State Medical University. The event program also includes meeting of the readers with local writers, literary and Continue reading →

Live-streaming of the meeting with a famous neurosurgeon Henry Marsh in Ternopil State Medical University

Henry Marsh, a renowned British neurosurgeon will visit Ternopil State Medical University on the invitation of TSMU Student Council and administration on September 21, 2016 Dr. Marsh will meet with the student body and give a lecture titled What Does It Take to Be a Good Doctor. The lecture will take place at 16.00 in the main convocation hall of TSMU administrative building (Maidan Voli, 1). It is anticipated that the convocation hall will not be able to accommodate all those wishing to attend the lecture. Ternopil Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University will develop joint research projects with Polish colleagues

A delegation of scientists and medical doctors from the Republic of Poland, including vice president of the medical center «Horizon» Andrzej Komor, representative of the Center for biological and chemical sciences of the University of Warsaw, Dr. Zbigniew Rogulski and co-owner of the Innovation Center Global GMP Marek Marchliński on 17 September met with the rector of Ternopil State medical University, professor Mykhaylo Korda to develop cooperation directions. In addition to discussing a number of possible areas for future collaboration, the Polish colleagues presented activities Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University expands collaboration with clinical training centers in Poland

On September 16th representatives of the Polish company EMC Instytut Medyczny SA attended Ternopil State Medical University with working visit. Members of the delegation,  Head Project Manager Michal Kuhta and HR-manager Anna Keldanowicz met with the rector of TSMU, Professor Mykhailo Korda to discussed areas of cooperation.   The meeting resulted in a proposal to sign a number of agreements with Polish hospitals, which would serve as clinical sites where students of the University to go on internship and traineeship visits. This will allow our Continue reading →

Meeting of TSMU graduates

On September 16 meetings of alumni who graduated from the University 15 and 25  years ago took place in Ternopil State Medical University. Rector of TSMU, Professor Mykhaylo Korda greeted all those who have gathered. Each alumnus or alumna, who came on this day to visit their alma mater, cherished the opportunity to immerse themselves in the memories of carefree student days, and meet with their teachers and classmates.   Associate Professor of clinical immunology, allergies and general care Volodymyr Gorodetskyi said that meetings like this one Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University Students developed a project within the framework of promoting academic integrity

On September 16-18 Ternopil State Medical University held a three-day training seminar for the students and faculty within the framework of promoting academic integrity in Ukraine. The event was organized jointly with the representatives of the Active Citizens program (British Council in Ukraine). The event was held simultaneously in 10 universities participating in SAIUP with the help from local facilitators from the British Council. Among the Ukrainian universities participating in the event were Taras Shevchenko National University, Kharkiv National University,  Sumy State University, Zaporizhzhya National Continue reading →

Analytical Center CEDOS ranked TSMU as one of the most transparent institutions of higher education in Ukraine

During February-July 2016 the analytical center CEDOS carried out an analytical study of the information published on official websites of Ukrainian universities, their faculties and departments, as well as responses to information requests. Transparency of universities was evaluated based on six components (indicators), including administrative transparency, financial transparency, strategic development plan, information on employment opportunities for graduates,  about the possibility of international exchanges and information on academic plans. These components were further divided into more than 40 separate categories. The company deliberately delayed publishing of Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University dentists participated in FDI Annual World Dental Congress

Dentists from all over the world met in Poznan (Poland) on 7-10 September 2016 to discuss the most pressing issues in the field of dentistry, and to learn how the health of  the oral cavity affects health of the entire body. FDI Annual World Congress is a unique event allowing the participants to network and discuss recent developments in dentistry. This international symposium also features high-quality scientific program presented by the best and most renowned national and international speakers.     FDI gathers in one Continue reading →

Theoretical and applied science conference Emergency Abdominal Surgery in Cancer Patients took place in Ternopil State Medical University

Chervona Kalyna, TSMU’s educational and recreational facility, hosted theoretical and applied science conference Emergency abdominal surgery in cancer patients  on September 12th and 13th . The main purpose of the event was to develop a universal strategy of interaction between general surgeons and cancer specialists for emergency surgical care of patients with malignant tumors of the abdominal cavity. Rector of Ternopil State Medical University, Professor Mykhaylo Korda opened the event. “Today the issue of cancer pathology is a nation-wide problem, affecting health of many Ukrainians. These pathologies Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University student participated in international conference in Georgia

Recently a student of the Medical Faculty of Ternopil State Medical University Bohdana Pereviznyk took part in  Eastern Europe FLEX-Ability Workshop 2016, a meeting held annually by the American Councils for International Education. In 2010-2011 Bohdana has participated in FLEX (Future Leaders Exchange) program, during which she studied at Evans High School (Augusta, Georgia, USA). American Councils maintains network of alumni from all of its programs. Each year holds alum events, trainings and workshops to motivate the young people participate in various social initiatives and Continue reading →

TSMU dentistry students started using a renovated study hall

Each academic year at Ternopil State Medical University starts with improved facilities for both studying and living. The most recent improvements include an upgraded emergency nurse’s station, renovated and modernized university library, newly-created phantom class, and more. Thus, this year dentistry students started studying in a new lecture hall 9, located in the 3 Chekhov building. “The lecture hall was completely renovated and its floor plan was changed, so now all students can see the screens and view presentations. In addition to the multimedia system, Continue reading →

TSMU Academic Council elected delegates to the Second Congress of state institutions of higher education

A special meeting of academic council of Ternopil State Medical University took place on September 7, 2016 under the chairmanship of vice-rector for scientific and academic work, Professor Arkadiy Shulhai. The meeting was dedicated to electing delegates for the Second Congress of Ukrainian state institutions of higher education.   The nominated delegates were the head of academic department, Andriy Mashtalir, PhD, and head of the research department, associate professor Oksana Shevchuk. The candidates were unanimously elected by open vote to represent our university on the Continue reading →

WHO Internship Programme

The World Health Organization (WHO) as the leader in global public health issues is committed to building future leaders in public health. WHO’s Internship Programme offers a wide range of opportunities for students to gain insight in the technical and administrative programmes of WHO. The duration of WHO internships is between six to twenty four weeks. WHO internships are not paid and all costs of travel and accommodation are the responsibility of the intern candidate.