The visit of the Director of the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine of the Far Eastern Federal University, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Candidate of Technical Sciences, Professor Pavel Kiku took place on May 18-20. The main purpose of visiting the leading medical university of Belarus was to discuss issues of academic and scientific cooperation, as well as presenting reports for students and teaching staff of the Faculty of Preventive Medicine.
On the first day, a meeting was held with the Rector of Belarusian State Medical University, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Sergey Rubnikovich and the First Vice-Rector, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Irina Moroz. The event was also attended by Vice-Rector for International Relations, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Vasili Roudenok, Vice-Rector for Scientific Work, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor Vasyl Filanyuk.
During the conversation, the parties discussed the educational and scientific activities of Belarusian State Medical University, the peculiarities of the organization of the educational process. It was noted that the medical university has a highly qualified teaching staff, modern clinical facilities and comfortable living conditions for students.
The parties considered the possibility of signing an Agreement on academic and scientific cooperation between Belarusian State Medical University and Far Eastern Federal University, which is an important center of education and science in Russia. Within the framework of the agreement, it is possible to exchange information, materials and publications on academic and scientific issues, as well as organize and conduct joint television and Internet conferences, scientific and practical conferences and symposia on topical problems of medicine.
After the official meeting, the guest was given an excursion around the university, the anatomical museum, and the laboratory for practical training.
On May 19, seminars and round tables were held with the participation of Professor Kiku, students and the teaching staff of the Faculty of Preventive Medicine.
First Vice-Rector of Belarusian State Medical University Irina Moroz and Dean of the Faculty of Preventive Medicine, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor Andrei Gindyuk addressed the audience with a welcoming speech.
Professor Pavel Kiku read reports on the following topics:
The presented material aroused great interest among the audience and an active discussion. The parties exchanged experience and received new useful information.
As part of the visit, on May 20 Professor Kiku attended the international medical forum "Healthcare-2021", organized with the support of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus.
Pavel Kiku thanked the administration of Belarusian State Medical University for the hospitality and organization of a warm welcome. The parties exchanged souvenirs.
Anastasia Karnacheva, methodist of BSMU Department of International Relations,
Photo by Dmitry Zelenkovsky,
Translation: Anastasiya Karnacheva.