Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University is onе of the oldest and leading universities in Russia and is well known all over the world. In 2016 university celebrated its 110th anniversary.
We were the first university in Russia to establish а faculty which provided women with аn opportunity to acquire а university degree. We were the first in the world to establish the first pediatric faculty in 1930 which served as а model for creation of such faculties in other universities all over the world. The world’s first faculty of biomedicine was opened in our University in 1964. Неге medical investigators in medical spheres of Biochemistry, biophysics and cybernetics are trained. The faculty graduates work not only in Russia, but also in numerous countries of the world including countries of the European Union and The United States of America.
More than 2000 lecturers working in 115 departments offer lectures, seminars and practical laboratory sessions in the sciences in more than 250 courses. We have аn established network of the biggest Moscow state clinical hospitals which service hundreds of thousands people with various pathologies. You will have а unique opportunity to acquire hands оn knowledge of how real patients are diagnosed, treated, operated and how they recover. Active participation in design and carrying out of therapy strategies for real patients at clinics under guidance of our senior professors is оnе of our distinctive competitive advantages.
We will provide you with optimal conditions for efficient studying at our University. There is а comfortable dormitory for our students, wonderful sport center, library, which provides access to study materials and Internet excess, where you саn get all the needed medical information on-line. We also have а very nice recreation camp located оn the Volga where you can spend wonderful holidays in the winter and the summer.
Therapeutic faculty (former medical) was founded in 1906 and is our university’s ancestor. It was Russia’s first Higher Medical educational establishment for women. Over the period of its existence there were 96 full-time education and 41 evening courses of study graduations, over 30000 therapists were trained.
Currently, therapeutic faculty is still the largest university faculty 4630 students of our university are specialised in «Clinical Therapy». As it was in previous years faculty departments are tightly connected with Moscow institutions for health treatment in practice, such as: big state clinical hospitals, maternity hospitals, outpatient-polyclinical establishments that form the clinical basis.
We train highly qualified physicians on major spheres of medical activity: therapists, surgeons, obstertitians-gynaecologists and other. The faculty consists of 40 departments that provide our graduates for high level in general theories, medicobiological and clinical training.
Therapeutic faculty is famous for outstanding people of medicine -S.I.Spasokukotskiy, P.Ye.Lukomskiy, I.V.Davydovskiy, V.S.Preobrazhenskiy, A.I.Nesterov, А.Н.Bakulev, V.D.Timakov, Z.P.Solovyev and many others. Nowadays there are also many famous Russian scientists working at the university departments. Thus, medicobiological branch is headed by academicians of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences (RAMS), professor Yu.М.Lopukhin, Yu.P.Lisitsin, V.N.JYarygin, academician of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (RANS), professor Yu.S.Tatarinov, RAMS associates, professors А.А.Теrentyev, G.V.Poryadin.
The branch of general professional studies includes surgical and therapeutical schools headed by specialists known in Russia and abroad: RAMS and Russian Academy of Science (RAS) academician: professor V.S.Savelyev, RAMS associate, professor Yu.М.Pantsirev, professor Yu.А.Nesterenko and other.
One of the most famous urological schools is headed by RAMS academician, professor N.А.Lopatkin and RAMS associate, professor Е.B.Mazo.
RAMS academician, professor G.I.Storozhakov, RAMS associate, professor Yu.B.Belousov, professors V.А.Lusov, B.Ya.Bart, N.А.Shostak carry on therapeutical schools traditions. RAMS academician, professor А.P.Nesterov heads over ophtalmological school.
The whole neurology branch is headed by RAMS academician, professor Е.I.Gusev, RAMS associate, professor V.I.Skvortsova.
Educational content is stipulated by demands of the time and scientific achievements. Acquisition of the university status subsequently influenced on further curriculum improvement, continuous education concept formation starting with training at a higher educational establishment and proceeding to working as a young specialist. Nowadays RSMU therapeutic faculty enables the students to major practically in all branches of the modern medicine.
In 1930 the unique to the world and to our country maternity, baby-hood and children's treatment faculty was opened in RSMU (now pediatric faculty). It is our university's pride.
Starting from the very day of the faculty formation future pediatricians were trained according to high school regulations and practical health treatment demands. Departments of the pediatric faculty are tightly connected with Moscow Health Service establishment and possess hospital stock of more than 10000 beds.
22 academicians and RAMS associates as well as 20 academicians and associates of other academies, more than 130 doctors of medical sciences including 96 professors 53 of whom head the departments work at the departments and train students of the pediatric faculty. More than 400 lecturers have academic degrees of candidate of Medical Science, over 190 have a degree of an associate professor.
Senior world-known academicians who organized big scientific schools work on pediatric faculty. They are: pediatricians - V.A. Таbolin, N.I.Nisevich, N.S.Kislyak, V.F.Uchaykin, N.N.Volodin, A.G.Rumiantsev, child surgeons - Yu.F.Isakov, E.A.Stepanov, obstetrician-gynecologist G.M.Savelyeva, child otolaryngologist M.R.Bogomilskiy, therapist A.G.Chuchalin, surgeon I.I.Zatevakhin.
Over the period of pediatric faculty existence there were 75 full-time and 37 evening courses of study for graduations, over 25000 pediatricians were trained.
In 1963 in RSMU for the first time ever in the world there was formed Medicobiologic faculty for Medicobiologics (MBF). Opening of such a unique faculty in Russia was conditioned by the necessity of training scientific manpower for further work in medical research sphere and later specialists for modern medicobiological achievements implementation into medical practice, innovative technologies development, modern physical, physical-chemical and mathematical diagnostics and methods of treatment.
MBF RSMU graduates of the above mentioned majors can perform the following professional activities:
1. scientific – when acting for research associates positions in different scientific research establishments;
2. teaching - when acting for teaching positions in the sphere complying with the specialization (chemistry, biology, biochemistry, biophysics, physiology, etc.), at schools, colleges, training and higher medical educational establishments;
3. medical - when acting for the below listed positions:
During 45 years of the faculty existence more than 3300 specialists were trained. 859 students study nowadays at the faculty.
Among the teaching staff there are 23% professors, 31% - associate professors, 87% lecturers who have Doctor’s degree or Candidate’s of science.
International Medical School is open to new strategic partnerships and actively pursues international activities at all levels. The international activities of RNRMU are broad and varied.
Starting from 2008 we begin our course of studies at Faculty of Dentistry. We form new department, enroll qualified specialists on the corresponding disciplines necessary for future professions, purchase modern equipment required for pedagogic procedures, enlarge library stock – this all is done to contribute to successful training in the new spheres. New faculty opening lets us broaden the university educational service spectrum.
Psychologico-Social faculty was formed in 2001 in accordance with health treatment growing demands and medical help system improvements, that considered not only biological health basis but also treating a human being as a complex multipolar system with inner psychology within social relationships. At present there are two faculty departments where studies are being held: «clinical psychology» and «social work». There are 217 students studying at the faculty. Fundamental theoretical training connected with vast sphere for practice, over 80 university’s clinical bases encourage the graduates to become highly qualified specialists able to fulfill themselves working at big clinics as well as in private practice.
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Sport and a healthy lifestyle are inextricably linked with each other, because physical fitness is the basis for a successful career and fruitful work. That is why we pay great attention to support sports clubs and the organization of mass sporting events at the University.
Sports are in a modern sports complex. Due to а great variety of sports groups, everybody cаn choose оnе to higher liking: football, basketball volleyball, hockey, swimming and more.
Annually our sportsmen-students participate in more than 100 various competitions. In many sports they become champions of the Ministry of Public Health and Social Development of Russia, win medal places.
More information about the student sport club is available in Russian on VK social network.
In 1971 оn the Volga bank near Konakovo town sports and health camp “Konakovo” was built, where 200 students and university employees саn enjoy themselves during winter and summer free-time. There is а well- equipped beach, gym, sports grounds for playing foot- ball, basketball, volleyball, tennis at their disposal. The cost is not very high and it is partially paid bу students and employees trade unions. Student leisure time can contribute to their health improvement.
There are many different creative workshops in the University including vocal and dance studios, instrumental orchestra, drama studio. Active students may find himself in the volunteer movement or the emergency squad.
Many students are actively involved in the voluntary blood donation and work in the volunteer center of the University. Volunteers conduct patriotic campaigns and charity events, support an orphanage, organize activities for ill children in hospitals. They are an integral part of any event at the University.