On the 5 – 7 April of 2017 at the State Higher School of Ukraine “Bukovinian State Medical University” the IV International medical and pharmaceutical congress of students and young scientists BIMCO 2017 was held. Representatives of the medical and pharmaceutical education schools and medical institutions from Ukraine and abroad took part in it.


This year there were about 1,700 participants from the medical and pharmaceutical schools and hospitals of Ukraine, Denmark, the Czech Republic, Poland, Serbia, Bulgaria, Jordan, Iran, Nepal, Nigeria, Ghana, Brazil, Romania, Moldova, Georgia and Uzbekistan.

During the Congress were conducted the plenary and 35 breakout sessions on various areas of theoretical and practical medicine, pharmacy, which included 605 reports on topical issues of theoretical, experimental, clinical medicine, and humanitarian and organizational aspects of medical and pharmaceutical industries, medical technology security. There were 18 workshops in English and Ukrainian languages.

According to the results the 18th scientific Ukrainian Medical Journal of Young Scientists “Khyst” was published. It includes 1,200 publications and it will be introduced into digital scientific repository of intellectual assets of Bukovinian State Medical University.

In addition to the scientific program some cultural events were held: Student BSMU amateur theater presented the play “Chasing Two Hares” by M. Staritskogo; after clinical workshops on the second day of the Congress the visitors had a tour around the historical and architectural monuments of Chernivtsi and Holy Ascension Monastery in Bancheny/ After the closing ceremony of the Congress guests visited lovely tourist complex in Tsetsyno.

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