April 30, 2019
On April 20, students of the School of Medicine Taisiia Sazonova, Julia Zhadan, Veronika Shepel, Sofia Dmitrukova organized the educational event "Viruses and how to win them", which took place at the Educational Centre “Landau Centre” of the V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University.
The event took place within the framework of the 4vaccine initiative under the UPSHIFT project, implemented by UNICEF Ukraine and the Kharkiv Professional Development Foundation, supported by the European Union.
Lecture for parents about current information about vaccination was organized by Andrii Volianskyi, MD, Head of the Department of Clinical Immunology and Microbiology of Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Chief Doctor of the "Your Baby" Medical Center.
Children were able to interact in an interactive way to study the structure of the virus, their life cycle, how the vaccine works and how to protect themselves from the virus.