Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Kosice - Faculty of Medicine


Faculty of Medicine news

The LYNX company awarded the best diploma thesis

The LYNX company operating in the field of information technologies awarded the best diploma thesis at the Faculty of Medicine, UPJŠ. The winner for the Academic Year 2019/2020 was a student of the 6th year of study Katarína Pitoráková. The theme of the thesis was "Neoadjuvant Oncotherapy for Rectal Cancer", and she drew it up under the supervision of Andrej Vrzgula, M.D, Ph.D.

Meeting of SLOVACRIN representatives at the Czech Ministry of Education

On Monday, August 31, representatives of the national clinical research infrastructure SLOVACRIN based at the FM of Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice together with the State Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sports of the Slovak Republic Ľudovít Paulis attended a meeting with representatives of the Czech Ministry of Education...

Graduation ceremony at the Faculty of Medicine

The graduation ceremony of fresh graduates of the study programmes Physiotherapy, Nursing Care, Public Health, General Medicine in Slovak Language, Dental Medicine in Slovak language, General Medicine in English Language, and Dental Medicine in English Language took place on July 09 and July 10, 2020...

The Dean´s speech to employees and students of UPJS MF

Dear colleagues, dear students,
please, first of all, let me greet our pedagogues in occasion of "the Date of Teachers". I am writing you  in this extraordinary situation when we  are working in a very different mode than usual. The distance method of study, leaded since March 10, 2020, due to the threat of spreading of a new coronavirus, is unmatched  in its history, and demanded by a need to protect each other from the deadly threat...


Due to the conclusions from the meeting of the Central Crisis Staff of the Slovak Republic, the decision of the Chief Public Health Officer of the Slovak Republic and the Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport, to which the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Slovak Republic ordered to discontinue the full-time presence study in the implementation of study programs until March 27th, 2020...