The teaching staff is really happy for our prosperous 4th, 5th and 6 year international students of the Medical Faculty, which had been selected for the vocational winter rotation at the hospital in Knurow, Poland. Practice had started on January 10th and students were separated into small groups, so they could get a better exposure to the medical knowledge from Polish professionals and in order for them to brush their skills in more efficient way. The medical staff of Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Surgical and Therapeutic Departments had warmly welcomed students. Dear students, we wish you success and many professional accomplishments!
In February this year, KMU President, Dr. Alexander Pokanevich met with Ghana's Honorary Counsellor to Ukraine, H.E Dr. Albert Kitcher in Kiev. The visit was to allow H.E to familiarize himself with the university staff and also to visit some of the diagnostic centers and research institutes of KMU. The Ghanaian diplomat commended KMU for starting the English medium tuition in medicine and said it will offer the chance for many students especially from Ghana to further their education in Ukraine. Dr.Kitcher appealed to the KMU authorities to continue to ensure that students always get the best treatment in and out of the classroom. He mentioned that Ghana is grateful to Ukraine for the chance and opportunity given her citizens. The President of KMU on his part commended Ghanaian students for their discipline and handwork. He announced plans to increase the number of seats in the university to accommodate many foreign students since the number of applicants are increasing each year. He further stated that students who graduate from KMU are able to work in the US, UK, Germany and other developed countries as a result of the quality of tuition provided. Currently there are over 20 students from Ghana studying in KMU with the majority in Preparatory faculty getting ready to enter first year. The medium of their tuition shall be in English.
Open House held on January 24, where prospective students and their parents had the opportunity to meet with our University. This event is very successful as Kiev Medical University of UAFM gathered a full house at the University on Open Day. The presentation was held in the University in the presence of - Director Overchenko Irina Antonivna and Dean of the Faculty of Dentistry Pechkovska Irina of Kiev Medical University of UAFM. Thank you all for attending this event and looking forward to everyone on February 21, 2015.
On February 5, 2015, at the Kiev Medical University of UAFM, a meeting is held with students of Kyiv City Medical College (led by Head. KMMK dental office - boychenko VV) and Kyiv College of Urban (led by Head. Medical department - Tymkiv M .In). Despite of the difficult weather conditions, the meeting took place, students received useful information and they learned about modern dental techniques on the basis of our University and expressed a desire to continue their education in our universities.
Today Kiev Medical University of UAFM President Alexander Pokanevych meets the Ambassador of Palestine Mohammed Al-Assad. Ambassador expressed his condolences in connection with the events in the Donbas and wished all Ukrainian peace. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Department of Culture and Education of the Embassy of Palestine and Ph.D. Darwish Abdulvahab Fahim (who, by the way, got his Diploma and Degree in our University and effectively builds his career in Ukraine). The meeting was fruitful; Ambassador refers Kiev Medical University of UAFM as the institution of choice for the citizens of Palestine, so we hope to further functional cooperation in training health professionals in Kiev Medical University of UAFM.
On March 28, 2015, In Kiev Medical University of UAFM, Open House was held in which information to future entrants are given about the institution and specialties that can be obtained by joining the university. This year our institution is personally visited by more than 300 people – students and their parents, college students from various medical schools who are interested in studying at our University. Entrants have the opportunity to actively use the electronic addresses thus university received over 1,000 applications which were all detailed answers. Almost all students are interested in obtaining the "University Grant" for free tuition fee for one year. At the last meeting, prospective students were informed that a student at Kyiv Medical University of UAFM, He can do internship and get trained by Our partner University i.e. Medical University in Poland .This was made possible after joining our University program "Erasmus + Polish medical care for Ukraine". Administration Cabinet of university thanks you for choosing our university, Follow our activities on the University website and on social networks. Until We Meet at KYIV MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF UAFM!
Head of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and therapeutic prevention of dental diseases MD, Associate Professor I. Yakubov and interns of Kyiv Medical University of UAFM conducted hygiene lessons for children at various Kiev colleges and schools in Darnytsky and Desnjansky area. They taught and shown how to treat mouth and told about the structure of the tooth and reminded about the basic rules for a healthy lifestyle. At the end of high school pupils, junior and senior high school received gifts in memory of the meeting.
Department of Pediatric Therapeutic starts a program for pregnant women for participation in the prevention of early childhood caries.
KMU is continuously achieving its goal to attract more international students to study at the University and, therefore, creating the international atmosphere within the school. This year we have started the student’s admission campaign early. More than 20 students from various countries are already in Ukraine and learning medical Russian terminology even though the language of instructions for them will be English. The launch of the English medium studying in the Medical Faculty shall commence on September 1st, 2015. On 6th March the International Medical Faculty organized a presentation which was attended by about 20 Ghanaian students who are currently studying at the Preparatory Faculty. The presentation offered them the chance to learn more about the clinical hospitals, centers, institutions and other facilities of the university and offered the students the chance to interact with the top hierarchy of the university such as the Rector Prof.Tumanov A.Victor and the President of KMU Dr. Alexander Pokanevych as well as other deans from various departments