Students of the Ural State Medical University (USMU) for the first time took part in the All-Russian Student Olympiad «Management and Leadership in Health Care – 2021», organized by the Department of Public Health named after N. A. Semashko of the University named after Sechenov.
146 students from different regions of Russia competed in the qualifying round back in mid-April. 46 people reached the final, including three students from USMU, according to the results of the individual competition. As a result, Mikhail Poroshin was one of the prizewinners (6th years student of Oreventive Medicine Faculty of USMU), who took the 3rd place, losing in the fight only to students of the University named after Sechenov. Anna Alexandrovna Kosova, acting Head of the Department of Epidemiology, Social Hygiene and Organization of the State Sanitary and Epidemiological Service, Svetlana Borisovna Chertopolokhova, Doctor of Medical Sciences, senior lector, were mentors of our prizewinner.
The final of Olympiad was held remotely on the Zoom online platform. Participants were offered to complete three blocks of tasks:
The organizers, despite the online format, were able to create a friendly atmosphere and set up all the participants of the Olympiad final for productive work.