The ceremony - Memorial Day of Košice was associated with awarding respected citizens of Košice and working teams and took place in the Old Town Hall on May 7, 2016. Our university had a strong representation among the honored persons.
The Košice City Award was given to prof. MUDr. Zoltán Tomori (for lifetime achievements in basic research of breathing regulation and for the founding activities in the field of Sleep Medicine in Slovakia and abroad) and also three teams of the Faculty of Medicine, UPJS received awards. It was a team of I. Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Medicine, a team of Department of Neurosurgery and a team of Department of Surgery (Košice-Šaca Hospital).