About SSMU

sumi.medical Sumy Medical  Institute was  founded in 1992 as  the Medical  Faculty of Sumy  State University.  Such scholars and  teachers, as Prof.  Markevich V.E.,      Prof. Ataman A.V.,   Prof. Sykora V.Z. were at the source of the institute.

The Institute has two faculties: Medical and Postgraduate Medical Education and departments:
Department of Human Anatomy
Department of Biophysics, Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Biomolecular Engineering
Department Hygiene and Ecology of Microbiology, Virology and Immunology
Department of Infection Disease with Epidemiology
Department of Orthopedics, Traumatology and Emergency Conditions
Department of Pathomorphology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Department of Physiology
Department of Internal Medicine
Department of Social Medicine
Department of General Surgery
Department of Neurology
Department of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics and Postgraduate Education
Department of Surgery
Department of Family Medicine

Medical Institute provides training on the specialties: “General Medicine”, “Prophylactic Medicine” and “Stomatology”. Postgraduation education training on the specialty: “Therapy”, “Surgery”, “General practice, Family Medicine”, “Obstetrics and Gynecology”, “Infectious Disease”, “Pediatrics”, followed by specialization.

The Medical Institute carries out research in the following areas:
Medical and biological aspects of water and salt and electrolyte metabolism of the body in health and disease
The role of the allelic polymorphism in the development of pathological processes and disease
Creating a biocompatible nanocomposite materials
Мicroelementhoses study

The Institute has the following laboratories:
Scientific Laboratory of Molecular Genetic Studies
Pathology Research Center
Center for Morphological Studies
Regional Centre for Environmental, Сhemical and Toxicological Monitoring and Biomedical Research
Laboratory of Biomaterials

Students and academic staff have an opportunity to enter PhD programs of 9 specialties. At present time, 50 graduate students and 3 doctoral students are studying for receiving academic degree. Currently, work is done by one individual research grant of the President of Ukraine.

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