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TSMU students and staff planted an orchard

On April 17, 2018, sixth year students together with staff of the Faculty of Medicine dean’s office have planted 61 fruit trees at the academic and recreation center Chervona Kalyna of Ternopil State Medical University. The number of trees was chose to represent the 61 years since the foundation of TSMU celebrated on 12th of April. A selection of apple, pear, plum and cherry trees will symbolize the gratitude of sixth year students to their Alma Mater for teaching, attention and professional development. Last year Continue reading →

TSMU students showcased their talents in a beauty pageant

Beauty contest Student Miss 2018, a celebration of grace and talent took place on April 15, 2018. Twelve contestants competed on the stage of Ternopil Drama Theater for the title of the most beautiful girl of Ternopil State Medical University The event had oriental flair. This exotic setup was created by TSMU students from Egypt. MC Roman Balych played a role of a sultan. Helping Roman was Valentyn Kotyk. The organizer of the event was Ternopil State Medical University Student Parliament, with the support from Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University students launched a new initiative Let’s Make the Life of Children Happier

On April 3, 2018, domestica and international students of Ternopil State Medical University launched a charity drive Let’s Make the Life of Children Happier. Its main goal is to bring more joyous moments to the lives of children who need our support and assistance.  The students are collecting donations to equip a rehabilitation room at the educational complex №28 for children with language defects, vision impairment and blindness, and developmental disabilities. On April 3 the students installed donation boxes in all TSMU. Also, the student-volunteers Continue reading →

Students of TSMU raised public awareness for the National Stop the Bleed Day

Ternopil State Medical University students and members of Ternopil Youth Branch of the National Board of Resuscitation, organized an educational activity for the National Stop the Bleed Day. Taking place in the shopping center Podoliany, the event focused on developing practical skills. In the last three years, first aid instructors, paramedics, firefighters, military have been offering free trainings to the public, emphasizing the importance of being able to stop bleeding. On March 31, 2018 the team of instructors from Ternopil Youth Branch of the National 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 →

TSMU choir and Art-drama theatrical studio presented a new program of carols

It is hard to imagine Christmas holidays at Ternopil State Medical University without sounds of carols from TSMU choir. Each year, the creative team of teachers and students prepares a new program to bring everyone the joyful news of the birth of Christ. The choristers and members of the theater studio Art-drama began their rounds on January 16, 2018. They visited each TSMU building, Ternopil regional state administration, medical institutions of the city and hospice. TSMU rector, Professor Mykhaylo Korda noted that the choir has Continue reading →

TSMU students took part in the International Reconstructive Heart Surgery Conference

The second International Conference Reconstructive Heart Surgery held on November 23-24, 2017 in Kyiv, gathered leading cardiac surgeons from the USA, Great Britain, Germany, Poland, Greece, Georgia, Lithuania, Belarus, Moldova, and Romania. Prominent specialists discussed new technologies in cardiac surgery. President of the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgery Marian Zembal, and chairman of the Kalangos Foundation, Afsendios Kalangos served as honorary guests. The organizer of the forum was Institute of the heart of Ministry of Health of Ukraine. Ternopil State Medical University students Mariana Pozun, Continue reading →

Students of Ternopil State Medical University worked at regional hospice

For two and a half months, students Ternopil State Medical University had been carrying out a volunteering mission in Ternopil Regional Hospice.  Oksana Kushneryk, third-year student of the Faculty of medicine served as a coordinator of this long-term charitable project. In the hospice, the doctors-in-training assisted its medical staff in caring for patients. They fed the patients, talked to and the elderly, looked after them, and overall tried to get involved in all hospice procedures. Our students found quick rapport with hospital staff, and, in turn, Continue reading →

Young scientists conference at TSMU

The teachers and the students of Ivan Horbachevsky Ternopil State Medical University know for sure that one always has to try to work to the full! Therefore young people attempt to expand their knowledge in every class and the faculty share the latest and most interesting information. Recently there has been a student conference on the topic “New discoveries in medicine” among the sophomores of the International Students’ Faculty and the Faculty of medicine who are studying in English. Having analyzed a number of modern Continue reading →

TSMU students of organized a series of events for the World Diabetes Day

With support of Ternopil State Medical University Center for Educational Work and Cultural Development, volunteer student teams constantly come up with interesting events to organize in our university and the city. The students get hands-on experience of preventive work, learn communication and medical skills all the while making positive contribution to the health Ternopil residents. This year, together with coordinator of TSMU volunteer movement Associate Professor Ivanna Kernychna, students organized several events on World Diabetes Day. One of these events, Sweet Life Without Sugar, took Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University students of the organized an educational campaign

Several national educational events took place on October 20, the Ukrainian Day for Fight against Breast Cancer. Ternopil State Medical University students supported action, organizing a public awareness campaign informing Ternopil residents about this disease and methods of its prevention. On the Theater Square, students of the Faculty of Medicine  Uliana Saturska, Vita Kosovska, Iryna Zubok, Tetiana Karpiak, Kateryna Bihuniak, Natalia Petrova, Mariana Pozun, Ostap Saturskyi and Stepan Vankevych handed out leaflets, answered the questions, explained how to perform breast self-exam, talked about risk factors Continue reading →

TSMU students gifted medical equipment to a training and rehabilitation center

Ternopil State Medical University students enthusiastically participate in charity actions, helping those in need of support and attention. Associate professor of the Department of Philosophy and Social Studies Taras Kabodnyi together with Ukrainian and international students have organized a university-wide volunteer movement MISERICORDIA. Its Latin name can be translated as a kind or compassionate heart. As part of this project, volunteers help the Ternopil regional educational and rehabilitation center where children with disabilities live and study. “This is the fifth year we have been caring Continue reading →

President of the National Federation of Water Motor Sports thanked TSMU students

Victor Shemchuk, President of the National Federation of Water Motor Sports of Ukraine in his letter addressed to Ternopil State Medical University, thanked TSMU students for their participation and volunteer work during the European Championship of Water and Motor Sport . The event took place in in Ternopil at the end of August. During these competitions clinical resident Amin Mudasar and students Liubomyr Danyliuk, Mykola Barta and Mykhailo Bandrivskyi accompanied the athletes to the doping control station. Another student, Iryna Tokarchuk, together with water rescue Continue reading →

TSMU students joined a charity drive for the International Day for Older Persons

Each year on October 1 world community observes the International Day for Older Persons. This day is gives everyone an opportunity to reflect on the human duty to be caring and compassionate towards one of the most respected, but also vulnerable, groups of people. Volunteers from the Red Cross Youth Ternopil have marked this day with a special mission. For two days Ternopil State Medical University students and clinical residents – the Red Cross Society volunteers prepared for the city pensioners care packages sponsored by Continue reading →

Sports flash mob took place at TSMU

For several years now Ternopil State Medical University has been involved in the citywide International Day of University Sport, aimed at promoting healthy lifestyle and popularizing different sports activities among young people. On 20 September, in TSMU’s Athletics Hall students and instructors from Department of Physical Rehabilitation, Human Health and Physical Education took part in a flash mob, during which they performed a series of physical workouts, including floor push-calisthenics and balance exercises. International Day of University Sport is a worldwide special event taking place Continue reading →

New victories for TSMU Knights Club

The fourth year student of Ternopil State Medical University Faculty of Pharmacy Vladyslav Dovhaliuk had an exciting month taking part in international knights tournament and festivals. He is a member the  Zolota Shpora (Golden Spur) club of our university founded by theDentistry student Andrii Andrusyk. “I participated in three festivals in Germany. One of them took place near Dresden. It was a big medieval festival with a knightly tournament in which I took the first place. The medal I received is a very interesting one, Continue reading →

New generation of medical students begins their training at TSMU

The excitement was palpable in Ternopil State Medical University on August 31, 2017 when the new cohort of medical students became matriculated. The student family welcomed 965 first-year students, as well as 122 young people who had transferred from medical colleges. Perhaps even more excited were international students. Over 80 first-year students have already been enrolled to TSMU. These young people come as far away as India, Pakistan, Poland, Zimbabwe, Ghana, Nigeria, and Egypt. For overseas applicants the enrollment deadline is extended until November 1, 2017. Continue reading →

Ternopil State Medical University students organized events for the World No Tobacco Day

Each year TSMU students organize and participate in events dedicated to tobacco control. On May 31 of this year our students together with representatives of the regional Health Center and Red Cross Society volunteer corps (many of whom are also TSMU students) gathered together by Ivan Franko monument  in Ternopil to urge passersby to quit the harmful habit of smoking. They reminded city residents that use of tobacco is a major public health problem in the whole Europe. The young people emphasized that smoking causes Continue reading →