On April 18, 2018, the National University of Pharmacy hosted the All-Ukrainian competition of students’ scientific papers in the specialty “Pharmacy, Industrial Pharmacy”

The competition was held within a framework of the jubilee 25th  International Scientific and Practical Conference of Students and Young Scientists “Topical issues of new drugs development”, which is traditionally held at the NUPh.

All-Ukrainian competition of students’ scientific papers in the specialty “Pharmacy, industrial pharmacy” was held at the NUPh for the first time.

9 scientific papers of students of the following universities were accepted to participate in the competition: Bogomolets National Medical University (Kyiv), Zaporozhye State Medical University, Odessa National Polytechnic University, National Aviation University (Kyiv), I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University, National University of Pharmacy.

During the opening ceremony, greetings were addressed to the participants by the NUPh Rector Kotvitska A.A., the Vice-Rector for scientific and pedagogical work Zagaiko A.L. and Professor of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Ludas Ivanauskas.

Competition committee identified the winners according to the results of defense of the scientific papers:

1st place – Vizer Dmytro (Odessa National Polytechnic University) with research paper “Synthesis, physicochemical and pharmacological properties of new derivatives of monocyclic terpenes with lauric acid” – scientific supervisor Doctor of Biological Sciences, Prof. Kravchenko I.A.;

2nd place – Mishchenko Mariia (National University of Pharmacy) with research paper “Experimental substantiation of antidepressant activity of the peptide-homologue of the amino acid link of adrenocorticotrophin 15-18” – scientific supervisor PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Associate Professor Deiko R. D.;

3rd place – Shchur Oksana (I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University) with research paper “Content of inulin in rootbulb and herbage of Cyperus esculentus” – scientific supervisor Doctor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prof. Marchyshyn S.M.;