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TSMU dentistry scholar of took part in the work of International Medical Congress for Students and Young Doctors MedEspera 2018 in Chișinău, Moldova

Ternopil State Medical University researchers attended the 5th International Medical Congress for Students and Young Doctors MedEspera 2018 which took place on May 3-5. Head of the Department of Orthopedic Dentistry, Professor Petro Hasiuk, and the postgraduate student of the Department of Dentistry Volodymyr Radchuk visited Nicolae Testemiţanu State University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Chișinău, Moldova. The visit began with an official meeting of the delegation with the dean and heads of main departments of the university. At the plenary session of the conference, Continue reading →

International conference Modern Approaches in Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Periodontal and Oral Mucosal Diseases took place at TSMU

On April 19-21, 2018  international research and training conference Modern Approaches in Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Periodontal and Oral Mucosal Diseases took place at Ternopil State Medical University.   TSMU Department of Dental Therapy (Head of the department Professor M.A. Luchunskyy) organized the conference jointly with Department of Therapeutic Dentistry of Ukrainian Medical Stomatological Academy (Head of the department Professor T. Petrushanko). The conference drew more than 100 participants, among them leading experts in the field of dentistry from Ukraine and abroad: professor P.A. Continue reading →

International students of Ternopil State Medical University raised funds for charity

Each year in the spring international students of TSMU organize big charity events to raise funds for disadvantaged children. This year’s program has a goal of raising funds for children with chronic diseases whose families struggle to pay medical bills. The students want help children with incurable illnesses that have been fighting the disease throughout their entire lives. A portion of the raised funds will also be sent to a diabetes school to purchase medical supplies for the littlest patients. The series of charitable activities Continue reading →

Members of the volunteer group Misericordia continue their charitable work

Easter is one of the most beloved Ukrainian holidays. It symbolizes the victory of spring heat over winter cold, life over death, good over evil, and love of hatred. Yet, many people struggle to afford putting all traditional Easter dishes on the table and for some even the Easter bread and dyed eggs might be a luxury. Members of the volunteer group Misericordia and studio of regional studies Terpoliany joined the university-wide charitable drive Let’s Make the Life of Children Happier. They visited Ternopil Educational Continue reading →

TSMU men’s volleyball team took third place in city-wide university competition

The men’s volleyball team of Ternopil State Medical University on March 26-28, 2018took part in the II Open Ternopil University Games. The competition was organized by the Department for Family, Youth Policy and Sports of Ternopil City Council and the Ternopil Regional Committee on Physical Education and Sport of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine. Six teams competed in the volleyball tournament: TNPU -1, TNPU-2, TNEU -1, TNEU-2, TSMU,  and TNTU. In the group tournament, our volleyball team played against TNEU-1 and TNPU-1. Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University students organized outreach events on the occasion World Tuberculosis Day

To build public awareness onthe World TB Day, a group of TSMU students organized a series of actions informing about the disease, its timely prevention and treatment. Students Yulia Valihura, Anastasia Boiko, Tetiana Karpiak, Iryna Demakh (Faculty of Medicine) and Oleksandr Napkhaniuk (Faculty of Dentistry) on March 23, 2018 taught several classes for the 6th-11th form pupils of Ternopil Medical Lyceum №15. Instead of giving boring lectures, the doctors-in-training used games, brainstorming sessions, quizzes, and crossword puzzles to give important information on what is tuberculosis, Continue reading →

Students of TSMU organized events on dental health

For two weeks (February 27 to March 14), students of Ternopil State Medical University Faculty of Dentistry carried out a series of events within the project Clean Teeth Assure Good Health for the students of secondary schools 3 and 4. Altogether, they gave five workshops for the first and second grade pupils. The purpose of the project was to introduce elementary school students to the basic skills of maintaining hygiene of the oral cavity, to tell them about mouth diseases, products that affect tooth health, Continue reading →

International students joined a charity drive

Over 10 thousand hryvnas collected Polish students of Ternopil State Medical University. The money are earmarked for the treatment of 5 year-old Marichka Hvozdyska diagnosed acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Dentistry students from Poland decided to help by collecting charity pledges form other students and Polish diaspora. University administration expresses its sincere gratitude to students Przemysław Żanko, Dajana Murmyło, Michał Lenartowicz, Karol Świątek, Jakub Janczarski, and Estera Błaszczyk for their efforts. Father of the child is TSMU alumnus.  A group of students decided to join forces to help saving Continue reading →

Ternopil Dental Summit brought together leading Ukrainian dentists

An international conference Ternopil Dental Summit took place in the academic and recreation complex Chervona Kalyna. More than two hundred researchers and practicing dentists , students and interns from different regions of Ukraine, and other countries took part in the meeting . Vice-rector for educational and clinical work, professor Stepan Zaporozhan opened the conference with a welcome on behalf of TSMU rector Dr. Korda. “As you know, our university recently celebrated its 60th anniversary. The Faculty of Dentistry marked its 10th anniversary last year. This Continue reading →

TSMU dentistry team took part in a students and young scientists conference

On 20-22 April Uzhgorod National University Faculty of Dentistry hosted the VI International students and young scientists conference Current issues of research and practical dentistry. International lecture cycle as well as a presentation of new developments in modern dentistry were held during the conference. The lecture cycle was presented by leading scientists of Ukraine and Slovakia, in particular President of Dental Association of Ukraine Iryna Mazur, president of Forensic Dentistry Association Evhene Kostenko, professor of NGO “Academy Košice” (Slovakia) Andrii Yencha. Assistant professor of preventive Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University lecturer trained in Wrocław Medical University

The long-term cooperation between Ternopil State Medical University and Wrocław Medical University allows our lecturers and professors to train using research and clinical facilities of the Polish university. Recently, Associate Professor of Prosthodontics of the Faculty of Dentistry Svitlana Rosolovska was in Wroclaw Medical University on a month-long internship. The main objective of the academic exchange project is to gain experience and advance cooperation between the Ukrainian and Polish medical schools, to use this  knowledge in research and teaching. The internship took place at the Continue reading →

Rector’s Cup is presented to the winners of basketball tournament

Ternopil State Medical University supports athletics and encourages participation of students in sports competitions. On 14-16 March 2017, TSMU athletic complex hosted a basketball tournament for the Rector’s Cup, and dedicated  to the 60th anniversary of the University. According to the tournament’s organizer Ivan Kalka, competing for the grand prize were 15 teams , representing all faculties of the University. The Faculty of Medicine delegated six teams; Faculty of Dentistry, five; Faculty of Pharmacy, one team; the Human Health course, one team; and the International Students Continue reading →

Dentistry experts gave lectures in Ternopil State Medical University

A February 11th series of lectures gave instructors, dentist interns, and 5th year students of the Faculty of Dentistry an opportunity to listen to leading dental industry experts. Organized with the support of Ternopil State Medical University administration, this event had the theme “Fundamental approaches in modern dentistry.” The lecture cycle was initiated by  assistant professor of dentistry of the institute of postgraduate education Vitalii Scherba and “Biodenta” clinic dentist,  a specialist in prosthodontics Roman Kuts, who has also written a textbook Fundamentals of implanted Continue reading →

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 , Continue reading →

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 Continue reading →