On April, 8-15, 2017, students of the NUPh – Pavlii Ihor, Holubchenko Tetiana, Kobylko Maryna, Melnyk Natalia, Podolian Yuliia, Aravina Vitalina, Samadol Bakhadirjon, Shapovalova Oksana, Dang Thi Linh Traug underwent introductory medical practical training and educational practical training in pharmacognosy under the supervision of the Head of the Department of Pharmacotherapy Prof. Kireyev and Head of the Department of Pharmacognosy Assoc. Prof. Koshovyi O.M. at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the Medical University of Warsaw under the inter-university agreement between the NUPh and the Warsaw Medical University (Poland).

Students and faculty members of the NUPh visited the Department of Otolaryngology, where Prof. Kazimir allowed them to be present at the ear implant surgery. Students were familiarized with the basic principles and standards of treatment of the otolaryngological diseases, requirements for surgery units, measures to ensure the sterility, life support devices and modern specialized equipment used during surgeries.

There was a meeting with the Head of the International Department of the Medical University of Warsaw Hanna Voytasik.

During the visit of the NUPh delegation to the Department of Pharmacognosy of the Medical University of Warsaw, Head of the Department Prof. Marek Naruzhevych conducted an excursion tour of the Department, familiarized with the educational process and directions of scientific activities. Students participated in the scientific experiments: determined an influence of plant extracts and natural compounds on human neutrophil degranulation under supervision of Dr. Jakob Pivovarsky; impact of plant extracts and natural compounds on the oxidation on the model with human neutrophils under supersivion of Dr. Monica Tservinskai. Postgraduate of the NUPh Department of Pharmacognosy Chaika N.B. underwent internship at the Department of Pharmacognosy of the Medical University of Warsaw, where she completed a part of her scientific dissertation.

On April 13, the NUPh students and faculty members visited Cardiology Department of the Central Hospital Clinic of the Medical University of Warsaw, became familiar with the basic approaches and standards for provision of cardiac care: stenting, ablation holterization, rehabilitation, etc.; attended the stent placement surgery.

On April 14, a visit to the University Library took place: Master Paul Tarkovsky introduced organization of the circulation process of educational and scientific literature, working rules of reading halls, computer classrooms and directories to the NUPh delegation. Students of the NUPh also visited the Copernicus Science Centre, where they have got acquainted with the basic laws of physics and psychology.

During the visit to Warsaw, the NUPh delegation visited a botanical garden and a zoo, Park Łazienki Królewskie and Vilanova Park, museum of Chopin and museum of Jan III Sobieski.

According to the results of the trip, organization of the educational process at the Medical University of Warsaw was studied with a view of future introduction of the European experience at the NUPh; faculty members got familiar with problems of the educational process in the medical institution of higher education in terms of new educational and information technologies and integration to the research area; educational work was conducted among the students about the European culture and values, ​​and living standards; students of the NUPh underwent introductory medical practical training and educational practical training in pharmacognosy at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the Medical University of Warsaw.