April 18, 2019
On April 10-12, 2019 on the basis of Bukovinian State Medical University it was held the II stage of the All-Ukrainian Students Olympiad in Medical Biology. Among 51 participants of the event there were 3 first year students of the School of Medicine of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University Olesya Kruchynina, Mariya Xomyakova and Oryna Shevchenko awarded with Certificates of Merit in different nominations according to jury’s judgement.
The Olympiad included 3 tours: an integrated writing task, computer testing and an interview on the results of micro- and macroslides assessment. According to the Olympiad’s results Olesya Kruchynina and Oryna Shevchenko were awarded with Certificates of Merit “For Perfect Practical Skills” and Mariya Xomyakova with the one “For Originally Resolved Genetic Situational Tasks”.
After the Olympiad students visited a recently opened Simulation Medicine Center of Bukovinian State Medical University, experienced tours to State History and Architecture Reserve “Khotyn Fortress”, Chernivtsi National University (former residence of Bukovyna and Dalmacija metropolitans), Bukovinian State Medical University Museum of History and Medicine and other architectural monuments of the old town of Chernivtsi.
Participants of the Olympiad are thankful to the dean of the School of Medicine of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University and instructors: Candidate of Biology, Associate Professor of the Department of Genetics and Cytology O. V. Horens’ka and Postgraduate of the Department of Genetics and Cytology M. Yu. Horpynchenko for organizing their trip and preparations for the Olympiad.