Assoc. Prof. Katarzyna Komotzinski - Vasev and Assoc. Prof. Pavel Olchik paid a visit to the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine and Nutrigenomics at the Faculty of Pharmacy at Medical University - Varna from 1st to 6th June. The visit was held within the framework of the European Programme Erasmus +.
Assoc. Prof. Vasev is head of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Vice Dean for Training Ph.D. Students at the Faculty of Pharmacy at the Medical University of Silesia in Poland. Assoc. Prof. Pavel Olchik is head of the Department of Social Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Legislation at the same University.
The purpose of the visit was to consolidate the already established partnership relationships between the two universities. During their stay the scientists had the opportunity to get acquainted with the scientific fields and opportunities for scientific research at the Faculty of Pharmacy and in particular at the Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Medicine and Nutrigenomics. The two partner groups exchanged experience concerning their research activities in the therapeutic potential of various natural and synthetic products.
The long-term goal of the partnership is preparation of a proposal for implementation of future joint projects concerning studies on raw materials from natural sources and those, which are subject to pharmaceutical technological development.