May 21, 2018
On 18-19 May, 2018 a delegation of instructors of the School of Medicine of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, namely Head of the Department of General and Clinical Immunology and Allergology, PhD in medicine, Full Professor M. M. Popov, Head of the Department of Pediatrics, PhD in medicine, Full Professor V. H. Chernus'kyj and Candidate of Biology, Associate Professor of the Department of General and Clinical Immunology and Allergology S. H. Malanchuk took part in the International Scientific-and-Practical Conference dedicated to the 110th Anniversary since I. I. Mechnykov had won the Nobel Prize held in Dvorichna, Kharkiv Region.
There were scientists from the USA (immunologist Gwen Rendolf), Israel (gerontologist Illya Stambler), specialists from V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University and State Institution “I. I. Mechnykov Institute of Microbiology and Immunology of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine”, Head of Kharkiv City Council S. I. Chernov and others who participated in the conference.
In the course of the event M. M. Popov and S. I. Chernov solemnly opened a I. I. Mechnykov Museum including 4 exhibitions (“Life of Slobozhanschina's in the XIXth Century”, “Life and Art by I. I. Mechnykov”, “I. I. Mechnykov is a Citizen of the World” and “Disciples of the Great Scientist”). Then participants of the conference visited National Nature Park “Dvurichans’kyj” famous for its unique landscape caused by the specific features of mineral substrate from the shells of shellfish on the site of the sea.