Taras Hryhorovych Shevchenko, the great Ukrainian poet, artist and thinker, was born on March 9, 1814. He is the foremost Ukrainian poet, prose writer, painter and playwright of the 19th century. The name of Taras Shevchenko is well-known in the world - monuments to him were erected in numerous countries, his literary works were translated into almost all languages of the world.
Every year medical students of the Ivano-Frankivsk National University traditionally celebrates the birthday of Taras Shevchenko. The poems by Shevchenko, which have not lost their actuality until now, were read this year by our students. It is pleasing that foreign students joined to the event. Kochera Karolina (Poland), Abuawad Ali Hasan Roshdi (Jordan), Nikolova Nikol Stoianova (Bulgaria), Verma Priianka (India), Maasa Hasan Zuhair (Maldives), Mathur Saarthak (India) took part in this action.
Ukrainian students Diana Martyniuk, Oleh Trombola (intern doctor), Olha Plytus, Anastasiia Nahirniak, Maksym Hyrych (intern doctor) also joined the event.