On 25th April the second-year students - master pharmacists conducted their first practical training in the open in the area of Kaliakra Nature Reserve as a part of the mandatory training practice in Pharmaceutical Botany. They got acquainted with a number of medicinal plants in their natural habitat and gathered plant material for preparing a training systematic and morphological herbarium. The collection of medicinal plants from the Botanical Garden in Balchik enriched significantly their knowledge in the field of Pharmaceutical Botany.
The practical training is a method of learning the basic concepts of Plant Ecology and Plant Geography and is targeted at building the foundation which in the future will enable the students to deal with any unfamiliar to them medicinal plant. The second part of the mandatory training practice in the field of Pharmaceutical Botany is to be conducted in May in the village of Shkorpilovtsi.