Interns’ Participation in the Work in “Children’s Health School” as a Method of Teaching and Educational Process



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Bobrykovych, O., Synoverska, O., Tsymbalista, O., Vovk, Z., Berezna, T., Fomenko, N., Semianchuk, V., Semkovych, Y., Fofanov, V., & Haridzhuk, L. (2019). Interns’ Participation in the Work in “Children’s Health School” as a Method of Teaching and Educational Process. Galician Medical Journal, 26(1).


The long-term observations of leading endocrinologists, cardiologists, and gastroenterologists all over the world have shown that the quality of medical care and the level of the patient’s knowledge about alimentary-dependent diseases significantly affect their course and prognosis. As a part of the classes at the Children’s Health School, the interns of the 1st and 2nd years of study give interactive classes for the child patients and their parents on the prevention of diseases and the promotion of a healthy lifestyle, namely nutrition, physical activity, psychological health, work and rest regimes, personal hygiene, etc. Taking into account the conducted classes, such training can be argued to be useful and necessary both for children for the purpose of obtaining new educational knowledge and for interns in order to learn and develop communicative skills.


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