The degree of teaching staff among full-time employees is 80%: 3 doctors of medical sciences, 4 candidates of medical sciences, 2 PhD. All employees of the department have categories in various medical specialties: 10 people have the highest category.
Membership in professional medical associations:
1) Latypova N.A. - Gold Member of the European Respiratory Society (ERS), Member of the American Thoracic Society (ATS), Euro-Asian Respiratory Society, member of the Association of Therapists in Astana;
2) Idrisov A.S. - Member of the Association of Doctors of Endocrinologists, member of the Association of Independent Experts, member of the Association of Therapists in Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan;
3) Kerimkulova A.S. - A Professional Member of the European Society of Cardiology, ID 511995; Member of the ESC Council on Hypertension; A Regular Member of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC); Member of the Association of Cardiology Kazakhstan; Member of the Association of Family Doctors of Kazakhstan and WONCA - World Organization of Family Doctors; member of the Russian Cardiology Society;
4) Dzhaksalykova K.K. - Member of the Association of Pediatricians of Russia
5) Zhusupbekova L.I. - Member of the Russian Scientific Medical Society of Physicians.
Two employees of the department participated in the republican competition and were awarded the title "Best University Teacher" (Idrisov A.S., Kerimkulova A.S.), five were awarded the badge of excellent health (Latypova N.A., Dzhaksalykova K.K., Kerimkulova A. S., Baitenova L.N., Zhusupbekova L.I.).
Employees of the department participate in international and national scientific programs: "TAME" in the framework of the Erasmus + project, 2015-2018, project "Improvement and implementation of the ball system for determining disability, taking into account the International Classification of Functioning, Disability of Health" 2016-2017, The project of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan "Development of communication skills" since 2016, the grant project "Methodological assistance in improving the system of training competitive specialists in the field of corporate governance, management and leadership "2019-2021years.
Over the period of the department’s existence, about 200 published works have been published, of which more than 20 are with the impact factor.
The results of the scientific activity of the department staff are presented in various journals of far and near abroad, such as: "Diabetic Medicine" (2013, IF - 2.9. Idrisov AS); “FASEB Journal” (2014, Kamalbekova G.M.); “Diabetic Medicine” (2014, IF - 3.115. A. Idrisov); “Human Ecology” (2015, Scopus. Kerimkulova A.S., Markabaeva A.M.); “Journal of Hypertension” (3 publications. 2015, IF - 4,5. A. Kerimkulova); Nutrition Journal (2016, IF - 2.6. A. Idrisov); “Nutrition & metabolism” (2017, IF - 3.28. A. Idrisov); “GEORGIAN MEDICAL NEWS” (2017, Scopus. Kerimkulova A.S.); “European journal of public health” (2018, IF - 2,782. Kerimkulova A.S., Markabaeva A.M.); “Environmental Research” (2018, IF - 4.732. Kerimkulova A.S., Markabaeva A.M.); “Cardiovascular therapy and prevention” 2018, IF - 2,982. Kerimkulova A.S., Markabaeva A.M.); “Journal of Hypertension” (2018, IF-4, 209. Kerimkulova A.S., Latypova N.A., Kamalbekova G.M., Markabaeva A.M.); “MINERVA MEDICA” A Journal on Internal Medicine (2019, IF - 2,475. Nurpeisova R.G., Dzhaksalykova R.G.); “Journal of public health” (2018, IF - 2,782. Kerimkulova A.S., Markabaeva A.M.); “European Heart Journal” (2019, IF - 23.425. Kerimkulova A.S., Nurpeisova R.G., Kamalbekova G.M.) and others.
Employees of the department actively participate in international conferences with reports and publications from near and far abroad in Russia (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Yekaterinburg, Novgorod), Italy (Milan), the Netherlands (Maastricht), Czech Republic (Prague), Spain (Barcelona) and forums of republican significance, including participating in the organization of their holding.
Over the past 5 years, the staff of the department issued 5 teaching aids. An important part of the activities of the department staff is active participation in the development of clinical protocols of the Republic of Kazakhstan, including on Coronavirus infection - 2019.
Employees of the department supervise the work of undergraduates, doctoral students, research interns of the 6th and 7th year of General Medicine.
Research work of students in the department has been carried out since the creation of the department. Scientific research of students is functioning and improving, developing the scientific potential and capabilities of our students in the scientific field. Under the leadership of the department’s staff, interns, undergraduates, and doctoral students actively publish the results of their research work and make presentations not only at intra-university, republican conferences, but also at conferences of medical universities of the near and far abroad countries (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Dushanbe, Vienna, etc.).