A group of medical students of Vitebsk State Order of People’s Friendship Medical University (VSMU), the Republic of Belarus, visited Zaporizhzhia State Medical University to pass summer medical practice on "Surgical Nurse Assistant". This practice is conducted annually in the framework of the international student mobility program.
The staff of the International Relations Department and the Trade Union Committee of ZSMU welcomed their foreign colleagues and provided everything necessary for a comfortable student exchange.
The practice is held at the Department of Hospital Surgery, which operates on the basis of Zaporizhzhia Regional Clinical Hospital PI. On the first day students got acquainted with the organization of the process of surgical interventions, as well as the manipulations and basics of hospital patients’ care.
While staying in our university, the guests met with the members of the ZSMU Administration, had a conversation with the rector, Professor Yurii Kolesnyk, during which they noted the high level of educational material and technical base, advanced technologies that allow students to gain knowledge of the best world standard. They also discussed prospects for further cooperation between universities.
The guests were really impressed by the Interdepartmental Training Center, the Phantom Dental Center, the Anatomical Museum, the leading departments of the university and the University Clinic. Also, Belarusian students got acquainted with the famous places of Zaporizhzhia, visited the museums of the Khortytsia Island, the Zaporizhstal Combine, and other places.
Leading Officer of the International Relations Department of ZSMU
10 July 2019