On the 22nd of November at Dubno Medical College, a regional united meeting of the heads of the cyclic committees was held on a problematic theme: "Modern medical education: realities and prospects" and united classes of the school for improving the pedagogical skills of beginner teachers: "Fundamentals of the methodology of organizing and conducting independent work in high school". Thematic reports and presentations were presented to the attention and discussion of the participants.
On the 21st of November the All-Ukrainian Scientific and Practical Conference devoted to the 75th anniversary of the creation of the Anti-Bolshevik Bloc of Nations was held in Rivne on the initiative of the UPA. Among the co-organizers of the conference were All-Ukrainian Leadership of the OUN (b), INSTITUTE OF NATIONAL MEMORY, Institute of Ukrainian Studies and many other leading Ukrainian scientific institutions. The conference was also attended by the teachers of the Rivne Medical Academy: Bukhalska S.Ye., Kukurudza A.R., Patiaka O.O., Melnychuk N.M.
The memory of millions of Ukrainians’ death from the Holodomor is the medicine of our nation from the post-genocidal syndrome. Illness, which struck more than one generation of Ukrainians, populated in our consciousness the virus of underestimation, a bacterium of inferiority, giving us fear. After all, during the Holodomor of Ukrainians in the 30's, the core of our nation was destroyed. Unfortunately, we reap the consequences even today.
On the basis of the cyclic committee of stomatological disciplines of Rivne Medical Academy with the students of the 2nd and 3rd years held a lesson-requiem on the occasion of the memory of victims of the Holodomor.
International Day of Smoking Refusal is celebrated annually on the third Thursday of November. This tradition was initiated by the American Cancer Society in 1977, estimating the harmful effects of smoking on the human body and the ability of regular smoking to provoke cancer development. The occurrence of this event is entirely justified, as the statistics of the World Health Organization on this issue can not but frighten. According to the WHO, 90% of all deaths from lung cancer, 75% of deaths from chronic bronchitis, and 25% of deaths from coronary heart disease are due to smoking to some extent. Moreover, almost every 10 minutes a smoker die. Experts predict that in 10 years, this mortality rate will increase to one smoker in 3 seconds.
On the 8-9th of November at Youth Sports School # 5 in Rivne in order to popularize the free fight in Rivne region, the implementation of the highest sports level and the selection of the best athletes for the Ukrainian Championship, which will be held on 28-30th of November in Brovary , there was the championship of the Free Fighting among men and women with the support of the National Olympic Committee of Ukraine in Rivne region and the Department of Youth and Sports of Rivne Regional State Administration. 13 teams participated in the competition with a total of 117 participants. Rivne Medical Academy was represented by the students of Free Fighting section, who won a complete set of awards 5 (five) bronze, 4 (four) silver and 3 (three) gold medals. In total, 17 participants from Rivne Medical Academy were announced. Athletes have multiplied the glorious sports traditions of Rivne Medical Academy with their achievements. We wish our sportsmen health, inspiration for training, new victories!
85th anniversary of the genocide of Ukrainians in 1932-33
During the study of the topic "Ukrainian lands in the 20-30's of the XXth century" with bachelor's students of “Laboratory diagnostics” (11) and ‘Pharmacy” (11) on Tuesday, November 20, a training session-requiem was held for the memory of Ukrainians who were killed by genocide in 1932-1933. The students watched scientific video materials, documents, testimonies of victims of a terrible crime. Attention of students was focused on the phenomenon of genocide as a form of a crime against the Ukrainian population, the fault of Russian chauvinism and state leadership in its organization and conduction. The students were convinced that there is a direct link between Russian imperialism and hostile Russia's rejection of the crime of the Holodomor of 1932-33 and Russia's aggression against independent Ukraine.
"All our complaints that life is complicated and unbearable, our complaints about the lack of anything are due to the lack of gratitude for what we have." Defoe D.
On November 29, 2018, the students of “Pharmacy” and “Stomatology” departments together with the teachers of the subject committee of foreign languages Ryshchuk O.V., Shkola A.M. and Tsymbala M.O. organized a charity fair at the 4th building of "Rivne Medical Academy". Thus, the organizers decided to celebrate the Thanksgiving and at the same time to help the children who are struggling with oncology and are currently in the walls of the oncohematological department of the Rivne Regional Clinical Hospital. Tasty homemade pastries, fruits, candies tasted for students and teachers who gladly took part in the fair. The students visited different classrooms and made informational speeches, where they talked about the traditions of Thanksgiving and invited all students to join the fair. And the decorated photo zone has become a favorite place for photos of both students and teachers.
On this day various activities in educational institutions are traditionally held. All of them are devoted to the subject of literacy. In our educational establishment it has also become a tradition to hold events for this holiday.
The students of "Rivne Medical Academy" took part in the 18th All-Ukrainian radio dictation of national dignity and together with the teacher of Computer Studies Lukashchuk V.I. and the head of the department Turovska I.O. wrote the dictation "Wings of Ukraine". In the student groups the teachers of the Ukrainian language and literature held informational minutes of "Speak Ukrainian" and joined the "Speak correctly" campaign (distribution of printed texts with the correct use of words).
In November, the teachers of the cyclic committee "Biology" at the Rivne Regional Institute of Postgraduate Pedagogical Education were able to attend a training on "Key competencies, critical thinking, freedom!", conducted by the candidate of biological sciences, Honored Teacher of Ukraine, head of the Methodical Committee Shalamov R.V.
During this training, the teachers were able to open the essence of the following questions: "Why do you need to develop critical thinking? What does it give to man?", etc., the answer by Shalamov R.V. was very interesting, he shared his practical experience in these matters. The essence of the questions concerning methods of cooperative training was revealed.
On November 5-9, the City Basketball Championship among girls took place among the higher educational establishments of I-II accreditation levels. The competition was attended by eight strongest teams of the city. Our girls managed to win the second team place. Congratulations to our girls with a successful performance, we wish you further success.
The winners of the art contest "Looking for talents" and amateur performers won a prize-trip to Novohrad-Volynskyi with the support of the Students Union of Rivne Medical Academy. The students visited the Lesia Ukrainka Museum, the fortress and historical monuments of the city, the Museum of the History of Medicine and the Museum of Novohrad-Volynskyi Medical College. Under the direction of Svitlana Bukhalska, the deputy director on educational work, the teacher Illia Laba, the head of the college amateur team Anatolii Tymoshchuk and Oleh Kochubei, the students of Rivne Medical Academy demonstrated their creative abilities in vocal, choreography, and rhythmic gymnastics during the gala concert in Novograd-Volynskyi Medical College.
On November 1, 2018, the students of the 1st year of the groups "A" and "H" of the department “Pharmacy” and the leaders of student groups Liudmyla Stibysh and Halyna Holobosh initiated a trip to the glorious city of Lviv, during which they visited the historical monuments of architecture, art and medical science.
Nataliia Sirko, the head of the “Pharmacy” department, acquainted students with the history of Danylo Halytskyi Lviv National Medical University, the formation and development of the Pharmaceutical Faculty; shared unforgettable memories of her student years.