The Košice City Award ceremony was held on Monday, May 7, 2018 in Košice. The Faculty of Medicine, UPJŠ was awarded the most prestigious Košice City Award on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of its foundation and for a significant long-term contribution in the field of medical education and scientific research. The award was taken by the Vice-Dean prof. Eva Mechírová, M.D.,CSc. and by the Vice-Dean assoc.prof. Jozef Firment, M.D., PhD on behalf of the Faculty of Medicine, UPJS.
The Prize of Mayor of Košice city was awarded to the 2nd Psychiatric Department and to the Department of Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine.