The third year of the MEDIC RUN of the city Kosice organized by the students of the Faculty of Medicine, UPJS was held on Wednesday, April 18, 2018. The students combined the pleasure of movement with the idea of helping others. The total amount of collected money from registration fees was 600 €, which organizators donated to the Children Faculty Hospital in Košice for enhancing the environment and games for child patients.
The opening of the event took place at 4 p.m. in front of the building of the Faculty of Medicine, UPJS and the Vice- Dean for study program Dental Medicine- Silvia Timková, M.D., PhD. came to support the students and gave a voucher for dental hygiene to the first man and the first woman at the finish line. All 182 runners handled an easy track with a length of 3.2 km. Ninety seven women and 85 men participated in the run, including foreign students, with the participation of not only our medical students but also students of other schools.