Kazakhstan National Medical University

Kazakh National Medical University

 

About Kazakh National Medical University

Kazakh National Medical University is a university in Almaty, Kazakhstan. It is the no.1 medical institute in all of Kazakhstan. Many of Kazakhstan´s leading physicians are affiliated with the university. It is dedicated to S.D. Asfendiyarov who was the first rector when the university was established in 1931. In 2001, the government classified it as a national university. There are more than 11000 students, PhD students study at KazNMU, and there are more than 1500 faculty members working at KazNMU, including more than 200 doctors of science, 130 professors, more than 500 candidates of science and 15-laureates of State prizes.

Kazakh National Medical University named after S.D. Asfendiyarov

In 1930 by RSFSR SP council´s decision the first institute in Kazakhstan was founded. The first rector was S.D.Asfendiyarov, a graduating-student of Leningrad Military Medical Academy.

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For great services and people´s public health development the medical institute was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labour in April of 1981. In 2001 Kazakh State medical university named after S.D.Asfendiyarov was awarded the high national status of the university.
The decision to open medical institute in Alma-Ata was adopted Decree SNK RSFSR of July 10, 1930 "The network structure and a contingent of admission to institutions of higher education bodies under the jurisdiction of the Russian Federation in the year 1930/1931." In the appendix to this Resolution among the list of all the other universities in the country has a record: "... Alma-Ata. Medical Institute. Faculty healing. Admission: Winter 1930/1931 year - 100 people. "This is the first administrative document on the opening of the Medical Institute in Kazakhstan.

Order of the People's Commissariat for KASSR number 260 of November 30, 1930 the director of the medical institute was appointed Sanjar Dzhafarovich Asfendiyarov, who graduated in 1912 from the Military Medical Academy in St. Petersburg. The staff of the Institute in 1931 was as follows: 5 professors, 4 associate professors, 13 assistants and 2 teachers. Professor: Asfendiyarov SD (Head. CAF. Social Sciences), VV Averburg (Head. cafes. histology) Zakhvatkin VA (Head. cafes. Biology) Isaev PO (Head. cafes. morphology later cafes. Normal Anatomy), Litvinov NN (Head. cafes. Chemistry). Acute shortage of pediatricians demanded opening in 1938 godu pediatric faculty. Its founder and first dean was prof. AI Malinin - a graduate of the Medical Faculty of the University of Saratov. Sophisticated test worthy of carrying the young growing university in the Great Patriotic War. Already in the first days of the war 84 262 teacher and student voluntarily went to the front. During the war the Institute graduated around 2,000 doctors, 75% of graduates were sent to the front. Immortal feat in the name of freedom of the motherland made ??on the front of medical school students Manshuk Mametova Vladimir Ivanilov, which were posthumously awarded the title Hero of the Soviet Union. They are ever enrolled students of medical university. Due to growth and expansion in the years of war, industrial, defense enterprises in Kazakhstan, a large number of evacuees and the danger of epidemics, in 1943 the institute opened the third faculty - hygienic. In the postwar period it increased significantly set of students has increased and the number of departments: in 1951 was organized by the Faculty of Pharmacy , and in 1959 opened a dental faculty . In 1981, for achievements in training and a great contribution to the science of medical school he was awarded the Order of the Red Banner of Labor. The Council of Ministers of the Kazakh SSR ? 17 of January 11, 1989 the institute was named after SD Asfendiyarov. Presidential Decree N. Nazarbayev for number 648 of July 5, 2001 "On granting special status to certain public institutions of higher education," university received the status of the Kazakh National Medical University. In 2004 started accepting students on a specialty "Management" for part-time and full-time training, with 2007 training in a magistracy on a specialty "Medicine" specialty "Nursing" - bachelor.