The Belarusian State Medical University has close relations with many universities of the Russian Federation. There are more than 30 Agreements on academic and scientific cooperation with Russian partners. Since 2014 the Belarusian State Medical University has successfully implemented various projects in science and education with I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Moscow) which became one of the key BSMU partners in the Russian Federation.
On October 10-12, 2018 Vice-Rector for Scientific work Vladimir Khryshchanovich visited Sechenov University to take part in celebration of its 260th Anniversary.
While participating at the 5th meeting of the International Expert Council of the Sechenov University Vladimir Khryshchanovich made a report entitled “Belarusian State Medical University and Sechenov University: Results and Prospects of Bilateral Cooperation”. Vice-Rector presented the main achievements of the Belarusian State Medical University in science, education, healthcare and international cooperation. A special emphasis was put on the advances of bilateral cooperation between Belarusian State Medical University and Sechenov University in academic and scientific areas, academic mobility and student exchange programs, other joint activities within the framework of the Cooperation Agreement signed on March 24, 2014.
Colleagues from countries of near and far abroad (Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Bulgaria, Germany, etc.) also shared information about the peculiarities of the medical education and healthcare as well as international cooperation in their universities.
The organizers of the meeting provided foreign guests a very interesting tour across the Institute of Regenerative Medicine (the Scientific and Technological Park of Biomedicine, Sechenov University). Our colleagues demonstrated their advances in the technologies for creating biomedical cell products and new biomaterials for tissue engineering.
On October 11, 2018 Vice-Rector for Scientific work Vladimir Khryshchanovich met with the Rector of I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, professor Petr V. Glybochko. Hearty congratulations, exchange of views on the prospects of bilateral cooperation, friendly conversation became an integral part of the meeting with professor Glybochko.
On October 12, 2018 Vladimir Khryshchanovich took part in the ceremonial meeting of the Academic Council of I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University.
The program of ceremonial events dedicated to the celebration of the 260th anniversary of Sechenov University was extremely rich and interesting.
On behalf of the administration of the Belarusian State Medical University we would like to express our sincere gratitude to our colleagues from I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University and Rector, member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, professor Petr V. Glybochko for the excellent organization of the event and warm welcome of our delegation. We hope that bilateral cooperation between our universities will be fostering for many years to come.
Authors: Vladimir Khryshchanovich, Vice-Rector for Scientific work
Varvara Boika, Head of the Department of International Relations
Translation: Varvara Boika