Medical University of Bialystok, Year 2017 in numbers…

  • Horizon 2020 program - the only grant in Poland from the European Union under the COFUND competition for the implementation of unique international Interdisciplinary PhD Studies in the field of biomedical research and biostatistics
  • over 20 million PLN raised from European funds for projects carried out jointly with entrepreneurs in the field of functional food research
  • nearly 100 grant applications (twice as much as in the previous year),  of  which 25 received funding from e.g:  MNiSW, NCBR, NCN, Nutricia Metabolics Research Fund, Pfizer, Polfarma, Boehringer Ingelheim, Era Cvd / NCBR
  • 131 million PLN from the Regional Operational Program for the Infrastructure Project of the Innovative Research Center in the field of prevention of civilization diseases and personalized medicine
  • an increase in the number of publications registered in the prestigious Web of Science base (there were 410 publications) and a high total Impact Factor, which amounted to 1145.902
  • Impact Factor Advances in Medical Sciences for 2016 was 1.364
  • almost 500 scientific trips and 100 students’ apprenticeships and internships to reputable foreign and domestic institutions
  • over 20 visiting professors and scientists from China, USA, Denmark
  • 808 academic teachers, including 120 professors, 148 associate professors and 376 doctors
  • over 5,000 students and PhD students (the highest number since the establishment of the university)
  • over 50 conferences and conventions organized by MUB
  • 5 pending patents and 2 UMB’s patents received
  • opening of the Medical Simulation Center -  a super-modern teaching facility where students can acquire practical skills
  • over 71 thousand hospitalized patients and 335 thousand patients treated in specialist outpatient clinics at the University Clinical Hospitals
  • completion of renovation of the Aula Magna UMB Auditorium and the Chapel of the Branicki Palace
  • over 26,000 visitors at the Museum of the History of Medicine and Pharmacy
  • over 9 million page views, 2 million sessions, 500 thousand users of the www.umb.edu.pl  website
  • 1,400 new “likes” on the UMB’s Fanpage
  • 1000 calls on Live-Chat
  • the first UMB Charity Ball