Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute

Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute have been arranged in 1972 and is leading institute on education in the area of “Pediatrics”. During the 52 years of work the Institute prepared more than 35000 highly qualified medical doctors.

TashPMI – state higher education facility, performing educational activity on realization of main and professional education programs of higher education, as well as training-methodological, scientific work in line with the legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan.

Main tasks of the TashPMI:

  • Preparation of highly qualified competitive specialists, forming harmoniously developed and devoted personality of a citizen of independent state;
  • Development of science through research and creative activity of scientific-pedagogical personnel and trainees, using the results obtained in the educational process;
  • training, retraining and postgraduate education of personnel with higher education and scientific-pedagogical personnel;
  • spreading knowledge amongst population, increasing of its educational and cultural level.

There are 560 staff members, out of them 92– DSc and Professors, 223 – PhD and Ass. Professors.

There are 39 academic departments in the structure of the institute.

Education in bachelor degree is being performed in 6 directions:
• General Medicine;
• Pediatrics;
• Professional education – Medical-pedagogics;
• Medical-biologics;
• Traditional medicine
• Higher Nursing

Total number of students is – 6503. Also there are educated 40 citizens of CIS and 65 citizens form far abroad.

Preparation of highly qualified specialists in the institute is going on by 35 directions of master’s degree. Total number of masters – 456.

Preparation of narrow specialists is being done through programs clinical residency by 27 directions.

The main clinical base of the institute is the clinic of TashPMI for 340 beds. Besides, the clinical departments of the institute are based in more than 80 clinics of research institutes, scientific centers, scientific-practical medical centers and leading medico-prophylactic facilities of the city of Tashkent.

TashPMI is closely collaborating with more than 150 leading foreign medical and educational institutions and international public organizations and funds such as:
• St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University (Russian Federation) – education of students in joint educational programs within the international faculty;
• Asia University (South Korea) – education of students;
• Bundang Hospital Seoul National University (South Korea) – postgraduate education of teachers;
• DAAD Foundation (Germany) – postgraduate education of teachers and education of students;
• European Educational Foundation ERASMUS MUNDUS – postgraduate education of teachers;
• Gaslini International Foundation, (Italy) – study course;
• The North West Medical Teams International, (USA) – postgraduate education of teachers;
• Research Center of Children Health (Russia) – postgraduate education of teachers;
• European organization ТEMPUS – preparing masters;
• Tomsk Centre of Orthopedics and Vertebrology (Russia) – study course;
• UNICEF foundation – postgraduate education and training of physicians;
• Ulyanov’s State University, faculty of Medicine (Russia) – postgraduate education of trainers and study course;
• Yonsei University College of Medicine (South Korea) – postgraduate education of teachers.

There is an Academic Lyceum at the Institute, specialized on deep studying of biology and chemistry, and there are more than 800 children being trained. There are 14 prize winners of International Mendeleev Olympics, 3 prize winners of International Olympics on Biology, 4 prize winners of Republican Olympiad on Chemistry, as well as 16 prize winners of international and republican sports competitions amongst the academic lyceum students.

In the framework of “Health” Project at the TashPMI in 1999 there was arranged the city Training-Medical Center (CTMC) on retraining of SVP doctors (Rural Doctors Stations) through the “General Practitioner” program. There is created training methodological SVP and during the period passed there are trained 598 SVP doctors from Tashkent, Syrdarya, Djizzak and Samarkand regions.

The Institute provides practical methodological assistance and works on strengthening of material and technical basis at 25 transforming model RPUs in Syrdarya region.

There is successfully implemented the program on training-methodological coopration between TashPMI and 11 medical colleges and academic lyceums of the city of Tashkent and Tashkent region.

Name of organization: Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute
City/District: Tashkent city
Address: 223, Bogishamol street
Postal code: 100140
Telephone: +998 (71) 262-34-22
Fax: +998 (71) 262-34-22
E-mail: info@tashpmi.uz
Website: www.tashpmi.uz