IV International Online Contest in Therapy

26-27 March 2024

     Organized by:

  • I North-Western State Medical University named after I.I. Mechnikov

With assistance of:

  • Medical College No. 1, Moscow;
  • Russian Society for Simulation Education in Medicine, All-Russia Public Organization;
  • North-West Society of Gastroenterologists and Hepatologists;
  • Russian Society of Cardiology, St. Petersburg Branch;
  • Association of General Practitioners (Family Doctors) of the Russian Federation, All-Russia Public Organization.


Who can participate?

  • Senior (4-6 year) students of the following programs:
  • General Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Residents of 1-2 years in specialties:
  • Anesthesiology and Resuscitation
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hematology
  • Dermatology and Venerology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Neurology
  • Nephrology
  • General Medical Practice (Family Medicine)
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics
  • Psychiatry, Addiction Medicine
  • Psychotherapy
  • Pulmonology
  • Rheumatology
  • Sexology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Therapy
  • Transfusion Medicine
  • Urology
  • Physiotherapy
  • Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Phthisiology
  • Surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • 2-4 year students of secondary vocational schools in specialties:
  • General Medicine
  • Other specialties (results are not included in the winners' list).



Contest language: Russian and English.


    The Contest will be held in two stages: Clinical Thinking Assessment and Practical Skills Application in Simulation Conditions.

Clinical Thinking Assessment stage:

  • Participants join the University's distance learning system via a link sent by e-mail. Held individually.
  • Each participant has 60 case questions to solve within 60 minutes.


Practical Skills Application in Simulated Conditions stage:

  • This stage is also held individually through a virtual screen simulator based on the Dimedus hardware and software platform. Link will be sent by e-mail.
  • Participants should solve 3 clinical scenarios in a virtual simulation environment within 60 minutes (20 minutes per scenario).

Applications are accepted until 28 February 2024 via link or QR code:

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