Gala of the Scientific Foundation of Polpharma

The ceremony od awarding grants, scholarships and prizes to the winners of competitions organized by the Polpharma Scientific Foundation was held 29 June 2017 in Warsaw. The grants were awarded to three authors of research projects with the highest reviews from reviewers and the Scientific Council, the scholarships to ten PhD students, and the prizes to the three winners of the competition for the best master theses from the Faculties of Pharmacy of medical universities.

  • This year, the 1st edition of the competition for the best poster presentation of the PhD thesis was held during the gala and it was participated by all this year's winners of the scholarship competition. The jury consisted of: prof. Zbigniew Gaciong as the chairman, prof. Kazimierz Roszkowski-Śliż, Grzegorz Grynkiewicz, dr Beata Kamosińska and dr Wojciech Kuźmierkiewicz.

The jury decided that the best poster presentation was prepared by Marta Siernicka from the Warsaw Medical University, regarding her PhD thesis entitled Study on the effect of selected antioxidant mechanisms on NK-cells activity.

The second place was taken ex aequo by Dominika Czaplińska from the Medical University of Gdańsk and Magda Paczkowska from the Poznan University of Medical Sciences.