2013.09.23 Round Table "The perspectives of the development of biomedicine in Ukraine"

23.09.2013 COMBIOM project initiated and conducted the Round Table "The perspectives of the development of biomedicine in Ukraine. Discussion of possible Joint (Research and Innovation) Program of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and National Academy of Medical Science of Ukraine".
The Round table was held in the frames of pre-congress events of the Fifth National Congress of Bioethics with international participation (23-25 September 2013, Kyiv, Ukraine), organized by National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Ministry of Health of Ukraine.
45 participants of the Round table represented the research and medical institutions, universities and clinics. Among the participants there were members of NAS of Ukraine: Elska A.V., Gol`tsev A.M.; members of the two academies: Kordium V.A. and Reznikov O.G.; members of NAMS of Ukraine:Vice-President of NAMS of Ukraine Tsymbaliuk V.I., Arbuzova S.B., Butenko G.M.; Deputy Director of Cryobank of the Institute of Cell Therapy Shabliy V.A., Head of the Chair of Immunology (Faculty of Biomedical Technologies) of the Open International University of Human Development "Ukraina" Prof. Shychkin V.P. and others.
Fruitful discussion showed that there is strong potential for developing joint research and implementation of the results into clinic between institutions of NASU and NAMSU. The program of cooperation of Ukrainian scientists and medics in the area of biotechnology and biomedicine makes the good perspective for the development of biomedicine in Ukraine.