Summer School of Pharmaceutical Technology 20th to 24th June 2016. The special guest was Anette Larsson PhD in physical chemistry from Chalmers University of Technology. She is also a Master of Science in chemical engineering from Chalmers University of Technology.
Ninety graduates of the MUG English Division medial program received their diplomas. The ceremony took place on Monday, June 20th 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in The Polish Baltic Philharmonic in Gdansk. The ceremony include speeches by University authorities. After stating the Hippocratic Oath, the graduates received their diplomas from the MUG Recotr and Dean of Faculty of Medicine. more »
The 2016 annual meeting of WASOG was a tremendous success. It was held from June 2-4 in Gdansk, Poland, and was hosted by Professor Anna Dubaniewicz from Medical University of Gdańsk. Over 275 participants attended the meeting at the European Solidarity Center located at the historic Gdansk shipyards. The attendees were treated to a visit and inspiring lecture by the founder of the Solidarity Movement, and former President of Poland, Lech Walesa. more »
From June 11th to August 20th, 2016 the Library will be closed due to interior renovation works. Following changes will be introduced: ordering the books from the online catalogue, borrowing and picking up the requested items will be possible only up to June 10th, returning the books, paying all due fines and certification of clearance slips will be held in the Library of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Al. Gen. J. Hallera 107 (Monday to Friday, from 09:00-15:00), borrowed books with date of return between June 11th – August 20th, 2016 will be automatically prolonged to the end of August; overdue fines will not be charged on these items for that period, from June 6th to June 10th there will be possible to borrow books from the Main Reading Room collection, with September 9th as due date of return – one person is entitled to borrow up to 3 books from one section, but no more than 10 items in total; the fines for unreturned items will be applied from 10 September. more »
Over 60 booths, several thousand of medical tests, several hundred of medical consultations, healthy food and lots of fun – that summarizes the 11th edition of the Picnic for Health organized by the MUG on June 11th 2016.
Visitors were able to measure their blood glucose levels, blood cholesterol levels, measure their blood pressure with equipment donated, learn breast self-examination, practice first aid skills including the use of an automated external defibrillator AED, purchased with the help of EDF Polska.
The event took place on Saturday June 11th between 11:00 and 15:00 at the park located along ulica Skłodowskiej-Curie. more »
Anatomy is a tough case. Some people consider it easy, others see it as very complex. For some, anatomy is a fascination, for other people it is more of a punishment. Certainly it is not one of those courses that leave us indifferent. This is why each year the Interacademic Competition of Anatomical Knowledge “Złota Łopatka” – “Golden Scapula” stirs up such strong emotions. The Competition has been held for many years now for Polish- and English-language course students who presented top level skills in anatomy. This year, following the decision of the Presidium of Polish Association of Anatomy, the competition was held on 3rd through 4th of June at the Department of Anatomy Wroclaw Medical University. Even though the participants were hampered by a sudden heat wave, they gallantly passed all three parts of the competition (a threoretical session followed by two practical ones). more »
Finale of the “ABC internal medicine and EKG”, the oldest competition organized in MUG took place on June 6th. During the solemn summary of the Competition diplomas and prizes were funded by Via Medica. Awards handed the Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Medicine prof. Alicja Dębska-Ślizień. This year’s winner is Szymon Hoppe, second place received Dominika Krenska, and the third place received to Anna Nagórka. more »
Secretary of State at the Ministry of Health Republic of Poland, Jaroslaw Pinkas during the meeting of the Conference of Rectors of Academic Medical Universities in June 3rd. personally handed MUG Rector prof. Janusz Moryś thanks for the effort and commitment put in the management of Medical University of Gdańsk for two terms.
Karolina Szaruta-Raflesz and Magda Jabłońska, students from SKN Anesthesiology and Intensive Care participated on 28-30 May in the conference in London. Euroanaesthesia is an international platform for presenting original unpublished data and sharing ideas for innovation in anaesthesia, perioperative medicine, intensive care, emergency medicine and pain treatment as well as disseminating evidence-based knowledge of primary clinical relevanc. More at: euroanaesthesia2016.esahq.org
From the early morning hours of June 20th, the Collegium Biomedicum building was taken over by crowds of youth who were taking part in the IX edition of the Medical Science Day. This was the largest medical science promotion event in the Pomorskie province. Prof. Janusz Moryś, the MUG Rector, welcomed all the guests and invited them to take advantage of the presentations offered.
Besides the mini-lectures and lab experiment demonstrations, many workshops and free examinations were offered. Together with the little scientists we learned the basics of making cremes, ointments and simple cosmetics.
More at medycznydziennauki.gumed.edu.pl.
Dr. Arkadiusz Piotrowski (Qualified Collaborator) and Dr. Rafał Bartoszewski (Collaborator), MUG associate professors, together with Professor Ludwine Messiaen (Principal Investigator) from The University of Alabama at Birmingham received a research grant funded by the U.S. Department of Defense (Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs, Neurofibromatosis Research Program). more »
We are proud to inform that Prof. Ewa Łojkowska M.D., Ph.D. from IFB has been re-elected for the term 2015-2018 as Vice-Chairwoman of the Committee of Biotechnology at the Division of Biological and Agricultural Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences. more »
Prof. Abass Alavi, physician-scientist specializing in the field of molecular imaging, most notably in the imaging modality of positron emission tomography (PET) He received an honorary doctorate from the MUG. Professor Alavi lecture “Outstanding contribution FDG – PET imaging is a daily practice of medicine”. The ceremony was held on May 13, 2016 in the Auditorium Primum Narkiewicz. more »
The American Medical Student Association (AMSA), with a half-century history of medical student activism, is the oldest and largest independent association of physicians-in-training in the United States.
Today, AMSA is a student-governed, national organization committed to representing the concerns of physicians-in-training. AMSA members are medical students, premedical students, interns, residents and practicing physicians. Founded in 1950, AMSA continues its commitment to improving medical training and the nation’s health. more »
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