Primus inter pares

    Pediatrics

    The Faculty of Pediatrics provides undergraduate education in Pediatrics. Graduates receive the degree of Pediatrician. It is granted to medical students after the completion of their 6-year full-time degree program. To obtain the license to practice, after the board examinations graduates need to proceed with an internship or residency in their selected field of pediatrics.

    The education program is focused on training of pediatric medical doctors able to self-dependent professional practice in the field of health protection.

    Training is practice-oriented and is aimed at formation of common cultural and professional competencies which let carrying out preventive, diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation procedures with consideration for childhood specificity, provide psychological, pedagogical, organizational and managerial technologies in healthcare.

    Program staffing: doctors and candidates of sciences, academicians of the Russian Academy of Science, leading specialists of healthcare and medical insurance system.

    Features of implementation:
    - laboratories, equipped with high-tech equipment,
    - interactive study technologies, use of multimedia equipment and internet communication, practical training with the help of simulation technologies as well as in clinics.

    Potential and actual business partners: healthcare management bodies of various levels, medical insurance companies, medical and pharmaceutical organizations.

    Graduates of the program are in demand in healthcare, medical insurance, social expertise and rehabilitation organizations, public national and international health protection organizations, professional medical; associations, public social protection bodies.

    The program provides possibility to learn one or more additional vocational programs, to get simultaneously a second or continued higher education.

    Graduates of the program have the opportunity to easily design their professional career, in particular to study in Residency and for a Ph.D. degree.