Online conference “Science popularization – successful projects”

On September 25, 2021 at online conference “Science popularization – successful events” there was presented the Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy’s (TMA) project “Medicine and Art”. The online conference has been organized as associated event of 2021 European Researcher’s Night, which is the part of the Marie Curie Sklodowska Actions of the EU Research and Innovation Framework Programme “Horizon 2020”.

The mentioned project was designed for high school pupils (IX, X, XII) and aimed to provide them the information about medicine and art in a funny, illustrative and integrative manner. In the frames of the project the lectures and seminars were organized for the target group. Furthermore, the participants had the opportunity to independently perform simple experiments in TMA’s laboratory. On November 28th, 2020 in the frames of the project the conference has been held. During this event the project participants made presentations illustrating the integration of medicine and art.

The project “Medicine and Art” of the Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy has been funded by the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia in the frames of the science popularization target call for proposals 2019. The mentioned project has been realized under the scientific guidance and leadership of the TMA affiliated associated professor, Dr. Gela Beselia.