State educational institution of higher professional education «Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy of Federal Agency of Health Care and Social Development» was founded on July 1, 1944 on the basis of reevacuated Kiev Medical Institute (in accordance with the Order of the People’s Commissariat of the USSR on June 29, 1944).
This is a large higher education institution under federal authority, one of the prestigious medical academies of the Russian Federation with a powerful system of profound and clinical medical education. The university is implementing a
ChelSMA trains personnel for practical public health of the Southern Urals,
The academy has trained over 23,000 health professionals for the 66 years period.
Six faculties of Chelyabinsk state medical academy:
• Medical faculty (1944),
• Pediatric faculty (1970),
• Faculty of social work, higher nursing education and management (evening (1996) and correspondence (1999) forms of training)
• Dentistry faculty (2000)
• Disease Prevention faculty (since 2000)
• Pharmaceutical faculty (2005).
Pre-University Education Faculty
Faculty of postgraduate and additional professional education.
Faculty of postgraduate and additional professional training gives academy graduates the opportunity to continue their education in the internship and clinical residency free of charge. It is necessary to become a
Doctors can get additional
Annually, more than 1,000 doctors and nurses with higher education take general and specialized advanced training courses and
Together with the medical college advanced training for health care workers with secondary education was arranged.
Medical College with daytime and evening form of training in four specialties: basic and advanced level of training (1999).
Within the structure of the academy there are 59 departments and optional courses, Central Research Laboratory, Research Institute of Immunology, Diagnostic & Consultation Centre, Scientific Library, Teaching Resource Center, a department of educational facilities and computerization, Museum of Anatomy and Pathology, Publication Service, Practical Skills Training Center, Medical Simulation Centre.
Training of highly qualified scientific and pedagogical staff is provided through postgraduate courses in 24 specialties. The Doctorate degree is given in two specialties. Three thesis defense committees work at the academy.
The faculty of the ChelSMA includes 600 teachers. Among them there are outstanding workers:
11 honored doctors of Russia.
The Central Research Laboratory headed by doctor of medical sciences, professor
According to the ChelSMA Academic Council decision dated 20.10. 2000 and Russian Federation Ministry of Public Health 2510/13309 dated
On July, 1, 2001 on the basis of the Immunology and Clinical Allergy Department of ChelSMA as well as Chelyabinsk War Veterans regional hospital the neuroimmunology laboratory was created as the Yekaterinburg subsidiary of the Institute of Ecology and Genetics of Microorganisms, which is the Ural branch of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).
ChelSMA is one of the cofounders of the South Ural Research Center for Population Health of Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, which was established in March 2002. Cooperation between the State Research Center for Preventive Medicine of the Russian Federation Public Health Ministry, McGill University (Montreal, Canada), Russian and international centers of the
The scientific schools founded on the basis of Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy are
Scientific research achievements were reached in diverse fields: general and applied immunology (Professors
Significant contribution to the development of pathogenesis and pathologic anatomy of inflammatory and neoplastic diseases was made by the corresponding member of RAS, professor
New invention level developments are a clear evidence of the effectiveness of the Academy scientists' research activity. Their priority is protected by the patents of the Russian Federation.
New technologies of identifying prevalence, diagnosis and treatment of bronchial asthma in children are being widely implemented.
Students, interns, residents, young tutors of ChelSMA are being actively involved in scientific activities. This work is coordinated by the Student Scientific Society (SSS) and the Council of Young Scientists.
The Academy carries on publishing activity. A monthly newspaper is issued in the academy.
Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy is constantly expanding its international relations. ChelSMA takes part in the implementation of two international
The second project deals with the implementation of »Integrated prevention of
The regional director of the project is Professor
By means of computer network of
In 2006 the cooperation with the Czech Republic was initiated: A license contract with JSC «Mete» (Czech Republic, Prague) was made to grant
The Memorandum of Cooperation between Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy and Masaryk University (Brno) was signed. Three
The social infrastructure of the academy is presented by four residence halls, a preventorium, a rehabilitation summer camp, a ski centre, a gym, a fitness room, a creative center. A modern auditorium for 570 seats was equipped in 2008. Nowadays it is the best auditorium in the city.