The students and group curators II-year “Laboratory diagnostics” and Redko Ye.M., II-year “Curative Affair” (11) group V and Hrytsai O.V., III-year “Curative Affair” (11) group A and Popovych I.I., III-year “Laboratory diagnostics” and Redko O.V. conducted an hour of communication with the combatants in the area of ATO, who are on treatment and rehabilitation at Rivne military hospital. The theme was: "We praise your courage and heroism!!!! Defenders live near us!". The conversation was frank and sincere. Militarymen of all ages, who attended the event, shared their thoughts and reflections, told of their experiences in the war zone, answered the questions of college students. After touching, emotional conversation with all militarymen the students handed them small gifts.