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June 27, 2015
JU Auditorium Maximum hosted the Graduation Day of 67 new alumni of the School of Medicine in English, Faculty of Medicine JU MC. The new graduates, who took their Hippocratic Oath, come from Norway, Malaysia, Canada, the USA, Sweden and Great Britain. Prof. Piotr Laidler, JU Vice-Rector for Medical College, Prof. Tomasz Brzozowski, Vice-Dean for Scientific Researches and International Cooperation, Prof. Bartłomiej Loster, Vice-Dean for education and clinical training in dentistry and Prof. Jerzy Walocha, Head of the School Council, took part in the ceremony. The graduates have awarded diplomas to lecturers they voted the best teachers and academic courses. Among awarded found themselves prof. Jerzy Walocha (anatomy) and dr Mirosława Püsküllüoğlu (oncology).
June 9, 2015
During a special ceremony in Warsaw, the results of the most prestigious in Poland Higher Schools Ranking for 2015 were announced. The Jagiellonian University has won as the best university in Poland. The Jagiellonian University Medical College has once again (fourth time) topped the ranking list of the best medical universities in our country. The University was represented by prof. Wojciech Nowak, JU Rector, prof. Piotr Laidler, JU Vice-Rector for the Medical College, prof. Beata Tobiasz-Adamczyk, Representative of the JU Rector for Education and International Co-operation at the Medical College, Vice Dean of the Faculty of Medicine prof. Krzysztof Żmudka, Dean of the Faculty of Pharmacy, assoc. prof. Jacek Sapa and Dean of the Faculty Health Sciences, prof. Tomasz Brzostek. The fields of studies conducted by three Faculties of JU MC have been awarded in the category of Medicine, Pharmacy and Health Sciences.
May 16, 2015
May 16 saw the graduation ceremony for 34 alumni of the MD programme of the School of Medicine in English at the Faculty of Medicine of the Jagiellonian University Medical College. The fresh graduates, who come from the USA, Canada and Lebanon, were presented with diplomas and swore the Hippocratic Oath. The ceremony was led by the Jagiellonian University Vice-Rector for the Medical College, Prof. Piotr Laidler. Besides receiving their diplomas, the graduates themselves awarded special certificates to the academics who, in their opinion, were the best lecturers at the clinical and pre-clinical courses. The awarded staff members were: Prof. Ralph Józefowicz (neurology), Dr Wiesława Klimek-Piotrowska (anatomy), Dr Marcin Sobociński (internal medicine), and Dr Piotr Kruczek (neonatology). The Department of Neonatal Pathology and Intensive Care at the University Children's Hospital was recognised as the best clinical ward, whereas Neurology and Oncology were chosen the best clinical courses at JU MC.
May 9, 2015
The conference concluding the OMICRON programme is held in conjunction with the 5th Meeting of the Study Group on Genetics of Diabetes. The conference concluding the OMICRON programme has started in the Jagiellonian University Auditorium Maximum on 7 May 2015. The programme was funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Commission. Its budget, which exceeded 4 million Euros enabled the creation of a modern research laboratory at the JU Medical College Faculty of Medicine, the employment of young, talented researchers, the organisation of a series of visiting lectures in Kraków, and participation of JU scientists in training courses at the leading European research centres. The conference is held in concjunction with the 5th Meeting of the Study Group on Genetics of Diabetes of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD-SGGD). The opening ceremony was led by the JU Vice-Rector for the Medical College Prof. Piotr Laidler, the Dean of the JU Faculty of Medicine Prof. Tomasz Grodzicki, the head of the project Prof. Maciej T. Małecki, and the President of EASD-SGGD Prof. Tim Frayling. The invited participants include distinguished experts in the field of genetic basis of diabetes.
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