Medical student at the University of Novi Sad, Serbia. “When I was approved for the exchange, I chose Brazil because it has one of the best medical centers and I discovered that UNIFIPA has a structure with very interesting research projects focused on treatments and cell culture”. “From Brazil and Catanduva I take this human warmth, the act of embracing that I learned to do more often”.
Medical student at the University of Belgrade, Serbia. “When I arrived, I thought I would only work with digital data, but I was surprised and the experience of being able to deal with real situations, such as participating in minor surgeries and Anatomy classes, will add a lot to my medical career”. “This is the first time I have traveled so far from home alone. I was a bit apprehensive, but I soon realized how welcoming the people here are”.
Both Ana and Veljko came through the IFMSA - International Federation of Medical Students’ Association of Brazil, Score program, which places students in activities in laboratories and research centers. At UNIFIPA they were received at the Experimental and Clinical Research Center (CEPEC) and followed some stages of different projects that are under development in the line of research such as medicinal plants and biomaterials.