Primus inter pares

    Preventive medicine

    The Faculty of Preventive Medicine provides undergraduate education in Preventive Medicine. The degree is granted to students after the completion of their 6-year degree program. After the board examinations, graduates proceed with an internship or residency.

    The education program is focused on training of general hygiene and epidemiology doctors able to self-dependent professional practice in the field of sanitation and hygiene
    surveillance and control.

    Training is practice-oriented and is aimed at formation of common cultural and professional competencies which let providing sanitary antiepidemic (preventive) activities aimed at sanitary epidemiologic human welfare including surveillance in the sphere of protection of consumers.

    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.

    Potential and actual business partners: bodies of surveillance and control in the sphere of sanitary and epidemiological human welfare, healthcare management bodies of various levels, medical insurance companies, medical and pharmaceutical organizations.

    Graduates of the program are in demand in organizations of surveillance and control for sanitary and epidemiological human welfare, medical insurance, public national and international health protection organizations, professional medical associations.

    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.