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Main News International

4 August 2023 г.

BSMU has hosted students from four universities of the Russian Federation for summer practical training

BSMU has hosted students from four universities of the Russian Federation for summer practical training

In July, students from partner universities of the Russian Federation traditionally come to Belarusian State Medical University to gain invaluable practical experience under the guidance of leading Belarusian specialists in various fields, replenish the piggy bank of life experience, get acquainted with Belarusian culture and, of course, make good friends.

From year to year, for many years now, the traditions of summer student exchanges have not ceased to be relevant, gathering more and more students of various specialties. This year, the university hosted students from First Moscow State Medical University named after I.M.Sechenov (Moscow),  Moscow State Medical and Dental University  named after A.I.Evdokimov (Moscow), Samara State Medical University (Samara) and Ryazan State Medical University named after I.P.Pavlov (Ryazan). And if the university has been cooperating with the universities of Moscow and Samara for quite a long time, then the partners from Ryazan sent students to practice at BSMU for the first time.  An exciting training program has been developed for our Russian guests in accordance with the stated sections.

For students of the Faculty of General Medicine of Ryazan State Medical University named after I.P.Pavlov organized the practical training on the basis of the Department of Cardiology and Internal Diseases at Minsk Scientific and Practical Center of Surgery, Transplantology and Hematology, where the students deepened their knowledge and improved practical skills in the field of therapy and cardiology under the guidance of the head of the department, Director of the RSPC "Cardiology", Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Natalia Mitkovskaya. In addition, the students get acquainted with the medical rehabilitation system of Belarus at the Department of Medical Rehabilitation and Physiotherapy, where advisory and therapeutic and preventive care is provided to patients with diseases of the musculoskeletal system, respiratory and circulatory organs under the guidance of the head of the department, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor Lyudmila Malkevich.

Medical students of Samara State Medical University underwent a medical clinical production practice of a therapeutic profile on the basis of the 2nd Department of Internal Diseases under the guidance of the head, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor Alexander Boris. A diverse program was prepared for the students, including work with patients, participation in the diagnosis and determination of tactics for the treatment of diseases, presence at operations, working out skills and abilities in the simulation center.

Medical students and pediatricians of Sechenov University had the opportunity to practice in various sections and visit the leading clinics of Minsk - the clinical bases of Belarusian State Medical University.

The students of Institute of Clinical Medicine named after N.V.Sklifosovsky were able to hone their skills in surgery in practice at Minsk Scientific and Practical Center of Surgery, Transplantology and Hematology at the Department of Surgery and Transplantology of BSMU under the guidance of the head of the Department, Director of the MSPC of Surgery, Transplantology and Hematology, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Oleg Rummo. The therapy practice took place at 10th City Clinical Hospital on the basis of the 1st Department of Internal Diseases under the supervision of the head, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor Sergey Alekseychik. The practice in obstetrics and gynecology was organized by Olga Lobachevskaya, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, in the maternity ward of the 6th City Clinical Hospital and in the women's consultation of the City Clinical Maternity Hospital No. 2.

Sechenov pediatricians got acquainted with the achievements in pediatric hematology and immunology students at the Republican Scientific and Practical Center of Pediatric Oncology, Hematology and Immunology under the leadership of the director of the center, Head of the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology, Clinical Genetics and Immunology, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Angelika Solntseva. The children were trained in children's infectious diseases at the clinical base of the Department of Children's Infectious Diseases – in the City Children's Infectious Clinical Hospital. Students were able to expand their knowledge of pediatrics and neonatology, as well as gastroenterology at the 1st and 2nd Departments of Children's Diseases, as well as at the RSPC "Mother and Child.

Dental students from Moscow State Medical and Dental University named after A.I.Evdokimov and Ryazan State Medical University named after had the practical training in orthopedic and therapeutic dentistry on the basis of the University Dental Clinic: at the departments of orthopedic dentistry and conservative.

 

Practice in hygiene and epidemiology for students of Medical and Preventive Faculty of Samara State Medical University and Ryazan State Medical University  was organized on the basis of Minsk City Center of Hygiene and Epidemiology. Here our guests were given the opportunity to familiarize themselves with the legislation in force in the Republic of Belarus on sanitary and epidemiological control of territories and facilities, with the basics of organizing and conducting state supervision.

Despite the fact that the practice was diverse and exciting, the students had time for leisure. In their free time, the students studied the historical sights of the city of Minsk and the surrounding area, visited Mir castle complex, got acquainted with the peculiarities of the Belarusian national cuisine and traditions.

Upon completion of practical training, students boldly shared their impressions at meetings with the Rector, Corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Sergey Rubnikovich, Vice-Rector for International Relations, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Vasili Roudenok, as well as with the deans of faculties.

The Rector talked to each student, noting with satisfaction that some students choose the leading medical university of the country for internship not for the first time. Laughter, smiles, handshakes, honorary certificates of practice and memorable collective photos – all this is already part of the history of summer international exchanges.

See you again, our friends!

 

Author:Varvara Boika, Head of the Department of International Relations of BSMU, photo by Dmitry Zelenkovsky and from the personal students’ archives

Translation: Nadezhda Kolyago