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GEROPHARM supported Olympians of Pharmaceutical Olympiad

30 January 2015

GEROPHARM traditionally became a partner of All-Russian Student Pharmaceutical Olympiad IV, which brought together talented students from 26 Russian universities.

Within four days students not only managed to demonstrate their knowledge, but also became involved in various master classes and visited manufacturing and research facilities of the partner companies.

During the first day of the Olympiad 30 students visited GEROPHARM R&D centre located in a special economic zone "Neudorf" where they were briefed about drug development process, new technologies and their implementation in industrial production. Irina Nikitina, Deputy Director of Pharmaceutical Development of Pharm-Holding, told students about the structure of the company and the main line of its action activities. A tour around research centre laboratories was organised for the Olympians. This tour was given by Irina Shimolina, Director of Pharm-Holding, and Vitaly Latypov, Head of Genetic Engineering Laboratory. The students also had the unique opportunity to virtually visit company’s production facility located in town of Obolensk, Moscow region. Anastasia Andreeva, Assistant Director of Pharm-Holding, gave the students a virtual tour around the facility.

Blitz quiz was held as part of the Olympiad. Each partner company prepared specific questions for it. Task created by GEROPHARM was successfully done by Ekaterina Pevneva, a fifth-year student of the Krasnoyarsk State Medical University named after Professor V. F. Voyno-Yasenetsky. As a reward she received a certificate for an annual online English course at the EF Englishtown International School.

According to the competitive programme results, team of the Yaroslavl State Medical Academy won the Olympiad. Awards ceremony was the conclusion of the four days of the Olympiad. All-Russian Student Pharmaceutical Olympiad V in 2017 will be held in Moscow region.

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