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The Сhair of family medicine was organized in June, 1996 in the frame of the grant programme with the University of Iowa (USA). Besides the long-term cooperation with the American University, proceeding and till the present day, the staff of the Chair carries out joint programmes with Royal British College of general practitioners, Association of family doctors in Norway, Chair of family medicine of the University of Leuvene (Belgium).
At present modern interactive methods are used in the training. The scientific and practical magazine "Russian Family Doctor" is used to continue the training where new lectures, clinical recommendations are published, practice cases are discussed and international cooperation of the Chair is reflected.
In 2008 there was a large-scale guide for general practitioners "Selected lectures in family medicine" 728 pages, where the main problems of our specialty are mentioned. This edition is recommended by Educational and methodical association on medical and pharmaceutical education of higher education institutions of Russia for system of postgraduate professional education of doctors. It includes test tasks of modern design that makes materials processing especially attractive because it allows approaching doctors’ independent professional preparation to the international standards.
Staff of the Chair took part in the development of all versions of the State educational standard in preparation of general practitioners. All teachers of the Chair of family medicine are members of the All-Russian Association of general practitioners, the St. Petersburg regional association of family medicine experts, the European Academy of teachers of family medicine.
The Chair includes not only training of family doctors. The level and quality of preparation of teaching structure allows training experts of various profile: teachers of similar chairs, therapists, cardiologists, doctors of the centers of prevention and health, medical registrars, and also persons without medical education, interested in the training of the emergency preliminary aid.
In 2011 the Chair began preparation of students concerning polyclinic therapy.
Head of the Chair - professor Kuznetsova Olga Yurievna, D.Sc., honored employee of the higher school, founder and Head of the Chair since 1996, chief specialist in general medical practice of the North-Western federal district, chief specialist in the general medical practice of Healthcare Committee of the government of St. Petersburg, chairman of the city certifying commission on general medical practice, Vice-President of the All-Russian Association of general practitioners, chief editor of the magazine «Russian Family Doctor». Author of more than 300 scientific works. She leads the course of lectures on urgent, palliative medicine, public healthcare, and methodology questions of family medicine teaching.
Experienced teachers work in the collective of the Chair: 5 professors, 7 associate professors and 14 assistants who were trained abroad in the field of cardiology, surgery, ophthalmology, paediatrics, neurology and family medicine. Staff of the chair took part in the development of all versions of the State educational standard in preparation of general practitioners. All teachers of the Chair of family medicine are members of the All-Russian association of general practitioners, St. Petersburg regional association of experts of family medicine, European Academy of teachers of family medicine.
Professors of the Chair: Frolova Elena Vladimirovna, Gnezdilov Andrey Vladimirovich, Reshetova Tatyana Vladimirovna.
Associate professors: Degtyaryova Lyudmila Nikolaevna, Dubikaytis Tatyana Aleksandrovna, Krishtal Tatyana Yurevna, Lebedev Anatoly Konstantinovich, Moiseyeva Irina Evgenyevna, Pokhaznikova Marina Aleksandrovna, Yubrina Irina Vyacheslavovna
Assistants of the Chair: Zakhlevnaya Galina Nikolaevna, Gurina Natalia Alekseevna, Teterina Natalia Sergeevna, Lokhmatkina Natalia Viktorovna, Nemysheva Olga Aleksandrovna, Bogdanova Victoria Viktorovna, Grigorieva Anna Evgenyevna, Danilina Natalia Aleksandrovna, Yemelyanov Vitaly Davidovich, Zernyuk Yury Alekseevich, Korotayeva Julya Yurevna, Smirnova Nadezhda Viktorovna, Sokolova Nadezhda Gennadiyevna, Sheludyakova Nina Viktorovna
The chair carries out preparation of general practitioners on the cycles of professional retraining and improvement. However we aren't limited to training of family doctors only. The level and quality of preparation of teaching staff allows training experts of various profile: therapists, cardiologists, doctors of the centers of prevention and the centers of health, medical registrars, as well as persons without medical education, interested in skills training of rendering the emergency prehospital service.
On the Chair it is organized a class with manikins and the set of training devices, allowing mastering manual skills necessary for the general practitioner.
The Chair carries out preparation of students concerning polyclinic therapy.
The programme of clinical internship with the specialization in general medical practice includes: theoretical preparation and practical skills instruction in therapy and prevention of internal diseases, surgical diseases, obstetrics and gynecology, paediatrics, neurology, otorhinolaryngology, psychiatry and medical psychology, ophthalmology, dermatovenereology, urgent medicine, adolescent medicine.
Main directions of the international work:
Clinical sites of the Chair:
194291 St. Petersburg, Prosveshcheniya Pr.., 45
Metro station "Grazhdansky Prospect" and "Prosprect Prosveshcheniya", tram № 100, bus №121
Phones: (812) 598-93-20, (812) 598-52-22, (812) 303-50-00
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