Provision of qualified dental personnel.
History of creation
The dentistry course was established in 1970. For 14 years it was headed by Associate Professor V.S. Bondar, who successfully defended his doctoral thesis in 1984. He published 88 scientific papers, made several rational proposals, received 2 author's certificates.
Since 1981, the course was headed by associate professor T.U. Batyrov, who published 40 scientific papers and prepared a large number of methodological recommendations. Together with the Almaty Medical University, scientific work was carried out to improve emergency dental care in Kazakhstan.
In July 2002 (08.07.2002), according to Order № 535 of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, a dental faculty was opened at the Kazakh State Medical Academy. This event was an important step in the organization of dental education in the new capital of Kazakhstan.
The first curator of the dental faculty was the candidate of medical Sciences, associate professor Donenbayeva Sholpan, who arrived in 2002 from Almaty. Donenbayeva Sholpan had extensive experience in teaching and medical work at the Faculty of Dentistry of the Kazakh National Medical University named after S.D. Asfendiyarov, as well as in the study of teaching methods and training of dental specialists abroad (Turkey).
In 2003, at the invitation of the university administration, a prominent dental scientist, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Temirbayev Maksut arrived from Almaty. Temirbayev Maksut organized and headed the only department of united dentistry at that time and was appointed curator of the dental faculty. A great contribution to the organization of the faculty and the first dental department was made by Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor T.U. Batyrov, who worked at the Kazakh State Medical Academy for more than 20 years before the opening of the faculty. From Almaty, together with Professor Temirbaev M.A., the first teachers of the department arrived in Astana - associate professors, candidates of medical sciences Atabaev S.A., Sumanova A.M., Candidate of Medical Sciences Urazaeva A.E., who had experience in the departments of surgical and therapeutic dentistry of the Kazakh National Medical University named after S.Zh. Asfendiyarov. The department was also replenished with experienced doctors from practical healthcare - assistants Alimzhanov S.Zh., Adilbekov A.A., Kilibayev S.I., Ohas G.O.
In recent years, new employees working in medical universities of Karaganda and Almaty have been accepted into the state of the department:Associate Professor Eslyamgalieva A.M., c.m.s. Urazalina T.M., c.m.s. Syzdykova A.B., Candidate of M.P. Raganin M.U., assistants Zhilkibaeva J.J. Seitova M.B. Yessimbekov A.S. Kozhakov B.B.
The Department of Therapeutic and Surgical Dentistry was organized on March 1, 2007. The head of the department was doctor Ph.D. - Zhumadilova Anara.
From September 2019 to September 2022, the Faculty of Dentistry was headed by PhD, Associate Professor Aitbek Karibzhanov.
The educational process under the educational program "Dentistry" is carried out by 31 departments of the NJSC MUA, including two specialized departments: orthopedic and pediatric dentistry, therapeutic and surgical dentistry.
Students and interns study in academic buildings, UCC "Dentistry", at the clinical bases of the university and other medical institutions. In the learning process, a large role is given to the independent work of students. In the course of training, students and interns get acquainted with the rights and obligations, rules of residence in the dormitory, current orders and instructions, Academic Policy and the Ethical Code of students. As part of the educational work, conversations are held about the culture of behavior, on the prevention of corruption and offenses. The school's activities are carried out in accordance with the legislative norms of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the regulations on the school and other internal regulatory documents of the NJSC MUA.
To date, the departments are actively introducing innovative teaching methods into the educational process, new forms of control, modern methods of prevention and treatment of diseases, expanding international cooperation with foreign partners in educational and clinical activities, actively attracting students to research work. The geography of academic mobility of students and teaching staff is expanding every year, the number of universities with which memorandums of cooperation are concluded is increasing.
Students and interns of the school participate in national and international conferences, various events and academic mobility programs, and are engaged in volunteer activities.
The educational program "Dentistry" is accredited in 2022.
The staff of the departments actively improve their pedagogical and medical qualifications (100%); undergo training and internships (Austria, Russia, Spain, Kazakhstan and other countries); are members of public and professional associations (Euro-Asian Society for Infectious Diseases, International Head and Neck Association, Kazakhstan Association of Dermatovenerologists, Charitable Foundation "Kobelek Balalar", Kazakhstan Association of Aesthetic Medicine and Plastic Surgery, Kazakhstan Dental Association); participate in national and international conferences; they are the authors of a large number of publications and abstracts (Web of Science or Scopus, republican journals and publications of other countries).
The teaching staff of the departments provides advisory and practical assistance to medical organizations / healthcare entities (visits to the regions, expert work, consultations, consultations, surgeries, training, development and implementation of innovative methods of diagnosis and treatment, joint projects, development of clinical protocols, etc.).
In the Rating of educational programs conducted by National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan"Atameken", the educational program B087 – Dentistry of the NJSC «Astana Medical University» took the first place according to the results of 2021.
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