Working about the younger generation, the desire to raise a healthy, harmoniously developed person is one of the features of the national character of the Uzbek people. Therefore, educational and spiritual-educational work is the most important activity of the Department of Neonatology. This work is aimed at educating young people who are educated and comprehensively developed, brought up in the spirit of devotion and love for the Motherland, high respect for the heritage of their ancestors and universal values, spiritually rich, morally perfect, devoted to the idea of national independence and capable of realizing the idea of national revival. Educational and spiritual-educational work at the department is carried out according to a continuously drawn up and approved plan. This work is coordinated and organized by the assistant responsible for spirituality, Suleymanova L.I.

The department carries out work among students and teaching staff: • with the aim of increasing and improving the spiritual and worldview qualities of the individual and universal and national principles based on the works and speeches of President Sh.M. Mirziyoyev, decrees and decisions of the Oliy Majlis and the Cabinet of Ministers, also local governing bodies regarding the concept of educating a harmoniously developed generation, especially in the spiritual and educational aspect; • to promote creative work in the republic in the process of successful implementation of reforms; • in the formation of a philosophy of a healthy lifestyle among students; • to improve political and legal culture among students; • to timely communicate to students information about socio-political and creative events taking place in the world and in the country; • to create a healthy spiritual atmosphere among students; • organizing leisure time for students, organizing various interest groups corresponding to the direction and specialization of the educational institution. Teachers regularly organize and conduct round tables, meetings, training seminars, charity events and excursions with students, and show them videos and films on various moral and educational topics.

Current educational topics conducted by the staff of the department: “I am a happy citizen of independent Uzbekistan”, “Uzbekistan on the path of creativity”, “My role in the development of Uzbekistan”, “We are developing our political and legal knowledge and culture”, “Culture of appearance”, “Spiritual appearance student”, “Ethical rules”, “The fight against bad habits”, “A healthy lifestyle is our main slogan”, “Religious movements, their true goals and ideas”, “Religious extremism and fundamentalism, their negative consequences”, “Studying the rich spiritual and scientific heritage of ancestors.”

Teachers also pay special attention to studying the works of the President, which outline the ongoing political, economic, spiritual and cultural reforms during the years of independence.

The department has a corner “Spirituality and Enlightenment” (“Manaviyat va marifat”), enriched with various visual aids, such as books, posters, banners, and CDs.

The teaching staff of the course actively participates in the social work of the institute, in various events and in sports competitions.

All course teachers are assigned curatorial groups and during the academic year, 2 times a month they conduct “Information Hour” (“Akhborot Soati”), together with students they visit theaters, museums and attractions of Uzbekistan.

In addition, the department carries out curatorial work; for this purpose, an annual curatorial plan is developed every year, according to which groups regularly hold conversations and discuss the creative and other activities of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sh. M. Mirziyoyev, materials of a spiritual and educational nature. There are 4 supervisory groups of the 2nd pediatric faculty attached to the department. Together with curatorial groups, teachers participate in holidays: “Independence Day”, “Students’ Day”, “Mentor and Teacher Day”, “Constitution Day”, “Navruz”, March 8, and others.

Supervisory groups regularly hold conversations aimed at developing high spiritual and moral qualities in students, developing a sense of patriotism, trust and respect for each other.

Participation of department staff in the media Students prepare reports on the following topics: “Oila hukuki va manbalari”, “Constitution”, “Terrorism”, “On the dangers of smoking and drug addiction”, “On kindness and mercy”, “Tasks of a doctor”, etc. Together with the curators, the groups visit museums : “Courage”, “Art”, “Medicine”, “Amir Temur”, “Sporting Valor”, etc. Also visit theatres: “National Drama Theatre”, “Abrora Khidoyatova”, “Ilkhom”, etc. Information hours • On The department has a folder containing Decrees of the President, Government Decrees, the Ministry of Higher Education, political news, etc. • These materials are actively discussed at department meetings, lectures, and practical classes. On March 19, under the chairmanship of the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, a video conference meeting was held on the issues of increasing attention to youth, broadly involving them in culture, art and sports, developing skills in using information technology, promoting book reading among the younger generation and ensuring women’s employment. Thirty percent of the population of our country is young people from 14 to 30 years old. Broad conditions have been created for her to acquire education and professions. At the same time, a pressing issue is the organization of meaningful leisure time for young people. The higher the spirituality of young people, the stronger their immunity to alien phenomena and ideas. As you know, the head of our state previously put forward five important initiatives to organize social, spiritual and educational work under the new system.

The first is to increase the interest of young people in music, art, literature, theater and other forms of art, which serves to realize their talent.

The second is the physical training of young people, creating the necessary conditions for them to demonstrate their abilities in sports.

Third, organizing the effective use of computer technology and the Internet by the population and youth. Fourth, systematic organization of work to increase the spirituality of young people and widespread promotion of book reading.

Fifth, ensuring women’s employment.