Monthly Archives: December 2019

Happy New Year and Merry Christmas wishes from the Rector!

Dear colleagues and students! Happy New Year and Merry Christmas! I express my sincere appreciation to all those who, by their perseverence and hard work in the past year, contributed to the increase of the authority of our university and multiplied its accomplishments. This year our university has gained the status of national, which testifies to the united well-consolidated work of the whole university team. In 2020, we are coming up with new plans, ideas and hopes for good change. I am convinced that only Continue reading →

The Peace Light from Bethlehem was handed over to TNMU

On December 26, 2019, the Peace Light of Bethlehem was passed to I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University. This symbol of faith, peace, love, light and harmony was received from young activists by TNMU Rector, Professor Mykhaylo Korda. For more than twenty years, world scout organizations, as well as the members of the Ukrainian National Scout Organization “Plast”, have been spreading the Peace Light of Bethlehem that is constantly burning in Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus Christ. This fire is a reminder of the Savior’s coming to Continue reading →

The best students of TNMU received certificates of appreciation

At meeting of the Academic Council of I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University, which took place on December 24, 2019, TNMU Rector, Professor Mykhaylo Korda, thanked the best students of our university for their accomplishments in education, science, sports, creativity and public activities. Awarding of those who have made significant contribution into the development of the University has become a tradition. Selection of the best students is done by the TNMU Center for educational work and cultural development. In this way, the university administration encourages Continue reading →

Santa Claus came to Ternopil National Medical University to help children in need!

As we promised before, we would love to tell you a little about results of amazing work of charity committee of Polish Students’ Association at Ternopil State Medical University, which was continuing its work before upcoming Christmas.      On 25th of November the ‘Santa Claus is Coming to TNMU’ Charity has started and teachers and students, whenever they were on naughty or nice list, had opportunity to do some good deed before Christmas, because and two teams with two Santas were travelling around all departments Continue reading →

Head of the Institute of Microbiology of Slovak Medical University visited TNMU

As part of the collaboration with the Association for Regional Cooperation in the fields of Health, Science and Technology (RECOOP HST Association) and with the support of its President Dr. Sandor G. Vari, MD, Professor Shubhada Bopegamage, MSc., Ph.D., RNDr., Head of the Institute of Microbiology (Slovak Medical University) visited Ternopil National Medical University. Professor Shubhada Bopegamage is also the Head of the National Reference Centers for Enterovirus and Cell Culture Identification in Bratislava. On December 17, 2019, she met with TNMU Rector, Professor Mykhaylo Continue reading →

TNMU students provided dental treatment for children from Nove Selo Boarding School

There are many charitable projects at Ternopil National Medical University aimed at improving the quality of life of those in need of support and assistance. In particular, TNMU dental clinic regularly carries out prophylactic examinations and treatment of orphans. Many events of this kind are organized by teachers and students of TNMU.     On St. Nicholas Day, the staff of the Dentistry Department of the Faculty of Postgraduate Education and interns held a charity event for the students of the Boarding School in Nove Selo. Continue reading →

TNMU students organized a holiday at Petrykiv Regional Geriatric Boarding House

This year, TNMU second year students of the specialty “Physical Therapy, ergotherapy” completed an internship at Petrikiv Regional Geriatric Boarding House. The students developed individual rehabilitation programs and implemented them with the residents of the Boarding House with diseases of the nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive and musculoskeletal system. At the end of the practical training, students started the tradition of arranging “Holiday of Health” for the residents of the Boarding House, during which they explained how important it is to lead an active lifestyle, Continue reading →

The Baltic Science Network Mobility Programme for research internships

BARI – The Baltic Science Network Mobility Programme for research internships in summer 2020 in the fields of Life Sciences, Photon & Neutron Science and Welfare State in the Baltic Sea Region will start soon. PhD candidates will host a BA/MA student in their research project. Internship period is 1 June – 16 October 2020 (2 -12 weeks). Applications by PhD candidates for hosting research internships starts 1st February 2020! Applications for BA/MA students will happen 29 February – 31 March 2020. A great possibility for Continue reading →

TNMU scholars participated in the 1st National Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine

On December 12-14, 2019, the 1st National Congress of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine “Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine in Ukraine: Practical Implementation of Multiprofessional Rehabilitation in Health Care Institutions” was held in Kyiv in P. Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education. The Congress was chaired by Doctor of Medicine, Professor, Head of the Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine and Sports Medicine of National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education Oleksandr Vladymyrov. The Congress included plenary sessions with basic reports by leading European and Ukrainian specialists Continue reading →

TNMU students organized a holiday for children

On the occasion of the upcoming Saint Nicholas Day, New Year and Christmas holidays, students of I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University organized a charity event “Share the warmth of your heart with an orphan”. Within a month, medical students, living in TNMU hostel №3, raised funds for the purchase of gifts for the children of Ternopil Orphanage “Maliatko” in Ternopil.  A total of UAH 2,600 was raised. At first, the students planned to buy sweets for the kids, but at the request of the Continue reading →

Scientific Forums 2020 from Baltic University Program

Dear colleagues, Since 2016, TNMU has been a member of the Baltic University Program, enabling our university professors to participate in scientific forums held in the Baltic countries. Thus, on August 24-28, 2020, BUP SYMPOSIUM 2020 will be held on Visba Island (Sweden). Deadline for submission of abstracts is January 10, 2020. For universities that are members of BUP, the publication is free. More information can be found here:

Information Day at TNMU

TNMU Library is pleased to inform about holding Information Day. New issues of periodicals, newsletters, consultations of professional librarians on methods of working with new information sources will be presented to the attention of the audience. The event is held every month by the Information and Bibliographic Department of TNMU Library. The event will take place on December 20, 2019 from 10.00 to 18.00 in the reading hall of the Library (Sichovykh Striltsiv Street, 8). A number of periodicals will be presented for review: Topical Continue reading →

Changes in deadline for Teaching Staff Applications on the frame of Erasmus+ program

Changes in deadline for Teaching Staff Applications on the frame of Erasmus+ Key Action 1 Mobility for Learners and Staff at the University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain) Due to some problems into the online application tool and difficulties of some applicants to receive the invitation letter from USC professors the application period for Teaching Staff was extended until 10th January 2020. The selection criteria for teaching staff: CV; Language Certificate; Motivation Letter; Mobility Agreement for Teaching; Proof of registration in the Home University; Invitation Letter issued by Continue reading →

TNMU Associate Professor completed an internship course in Poland

As part of the collaboration between I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University and the University of Rzeszów (Poland), Associate Professor of the Department of Pediatrics №2 of the International Students’ Faculty Victoria Furdela completed a three-month internship in September-December 2019 at the Clinical facility of the Medical College (Kliniczny Szpital Wojewódzki Nr.2 im. Sw. Jadwigi Królowej) in Rzeszow, the regional center of Podkarpackie Voivodeship (Poland). St. Queen Jadwiga Clinical Voivodeship Hospital № 2 in Rzeszow. It is one of the largest and most modern treatment Continue reading →

TNMU students participated in the 6th Lublin International Medical Congress

Students of I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University participated in the 6th International Medical Congress, which was held on November 28-30, 2019 in Lublin. At the congress, all the participants presented their research results in the form of short lectures (10 minutes) and poster presentations.   TNMU was represented by a 5th year student of the Faculty of Medicine Olena Luts and Lesia Kosinska with the report on “Difficulty of diagnostics of Lyme arthritis in children” (scientific supervisor – PhD in Medicine, Associate Professor Svitlana Continue reading →

TNMU purchased the latest medical textbooks in English

Today, Ukraine is oriented towards world standards in the field of medical personnel training. That is why, International Foundations of Medicine (IFOM) examination was introduced in 2019, which tests the competence of future physicians in the basic medical sciences. Ternopil National Medical University constantly introduces the latest methods and technologies in the educational process, and also keeps up with the demands of time. That is why the best international textbooks have been purchased for students at universities in Europe, the US and other countries, including Continue reading →

2020: The beginning of a new era at EUA

As 2020 comes into sight, EUA looks forward to embarking on anexciting new phase in the Association’s history. As foundingSecretary General Lesley Wilson steps down and her successorAmanda Crowfoot takes office, EUA will be working with members ona crucial review process that will result in the development ofthe Association’s strategic vision for 2020-2025. In parallel, the Association looks forward to welcoming membersto its flagship events, including the EUA Annual Conference, theEuropean Learning & Teaching Forum, the EUA Funding Forum and theEuropean Quality Assurance Forum. In Continue reading →

TNMU representatives participated in the 3rd International JProject Congress

On December 4-7, 2019, in Konya (Turkey), the 3rd International JProject Congress together with the International Congress of the Turkish Society of Pediatricians (IRUPEC 2019) was held. The event was hosted by the home land of the classic of Persian poetry, philosopher, founder of classical Turkish literature Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi and the ancient capital of the Seljuk empire. The congress was attended by nearly 1,000 scientists, world-renowned experts in pediatrics and primary immunodeficiencies from Europe, America, Asia and the Middle East. TNMU representatives with Continue reading →

Skype lectures on Public Health were delivered to TNMU students

On December 12, 2019, Professor of Akkon University of Human Sciences in Berlin Timo Ulrichs delivered lectures for the first year students studying in program “Public Health” at TNMU Department of Public Health and Healthcare Management. This event was planned as part of TNMU’s collaboration with Akkon University of Human Sciences in Berlin and the Institute for Support of International Studies, founded and headed by Doctor of Medicine, Prof. Timo Ulrichs.  While preparing students for lectures, Professor Hanna Saturska, Head of the Department of Public Continue reading →