Primus inter pares

The Doctor as a Humanist- a new international project at I.M. Sechenov First MSMU!

The Doctor as a Humanist- a new international project at I.M. Sechenov First MSMU!      Mr. Jonathan McFarland, the head of the Academic Writing office at Sechenov Medical University, held a master class on the role of Humanities in  life and practical activities of a modern physician on 21 November, 2016.
     After the master class a new international project “The Doctor as a Humanist”, which united First MSMU, Queen’s University of Belfast and some other foreign medical universities, was introduced.  
       The master class and the presentation of the project was organized in cooperation with the Center for Research Career (Head- Prof. O. Morozova),  Academic Writing Office (Head- Mr. Jonathan Mcfarland) and the student scientific society of the Department Foreign Languages  (Head- Prof. I.Markovina). Just before the master class the student of the 5th year, Catherine Shulenina, made a short report on the international student Congress in biomedical sciences.
          She shared her vivid impressions of the Congress ISCOMS (Groningen, the Netherlands), where she had presented her research project and gave some of her “Tips & Tricks” on participation in international congresses: how to attract the attention of professionals via motivation letter, how to get to the best international student events.
        Professor I.Markovina, the head of the Foreign Languages Department, came out with a welcome note: “It’s a honor for me to introduce you Jonathan McFarland, the head of the Academic Writing Office,