April 15, 2017
On April 12th, 2017 the social-medical campaign «Epilepsy? - Let's Win!» was held at V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, dedicated to the International Day Against Epilepsy. During the action everyone was able to learn about the history of the International Day Against Epilepsy, the causes and mechanisms of the onset of this disease, clinical manifestations, first aid guidelines for epileptic seizures.
Also students were able to get answers to their questions about epilepsy from the Doctor of Medicine, Head of the Department of Children's Psychoneurology and Paroxysmal Conditions of the state institution "Institute of Neurology, Psychiatry and Narcology of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine" L. M. Tantsura.
The campaign was organized by the team of the local representation of the Ukrainian Medical Students Association (UMSA) of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University (Committee of Public Health (SCOPH)), supported by the Primary Trade Union Organization of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral students of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University. The event was held during university program «Students’ Health».