Medical Faculty 2

Dean of Medical Faculty №2 is Polkovnikov Yurii Fedorovych, Candidate of Science (Medicine), Associate  Professor of the Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine with Bases of Law.


Departments of Medical Faculty № 2:

1.     Department of Histology, Cytology, and Embryology

2.     Department of Normal Physiology

3.     Department of Microbiology, Virology, and Immunology

4.     Department of Pathologic Anatomy and Forensic Medicine with Bases of Law

5.     Department of Propedeutics of Children Diseases

6.     Department of Faculty Pediatry

7.     Department of Children Surgery and Children Anaesthesiology

8.     Department of Faculty Surgery

9.     Department of Infectious Diseases

10.  Department of Children Infectious Diseases


History of the faculty

In 1985, the Department of Pediatrics was opened in the ZSMU.

In 1996, the pediatric faculty became a member of the medical faculty of the ZSMU.

In 2010 – the medical faculty was reorganized into the 1st and 2nd medical faculties.

In different years the faculty was headed by associate professor. V.D. Shcherbina (1985-1992), Assoc. S.P. Kovalev (1992-1994), Dr. V.A. Shavrin (1994-1996), Assoc. Yu.F. Polkovnikov (since 2010).

The teaching staff of the faculty

167 teachers work at the departments of the faculty, among them: 21 professors, 5 doctors of sciences, 60 associate professors, 31 candidates of sciences.

Students of the faculty

About 1000 students study at the faculty. Among them: nominee scholars, about 10% are excellent students, almost half have graded only “good” and “excellent”. Every sixth student conducts research work in a student scholarship. They present their reports at the final scientific conferences of the University, in other universities and at international scientific conferences in other countries. Almost 100 students are co-authored with university staff publishing their research results in specialized publications.

The best students in the summer are internships and internships abroad (Belarus, Poland, Czech Republic, Bulgaria).

All conditions for students leisure are created at the faculty. At the sports club of the university, there are sections for practicing all kinds of sports. Students of the faculty, attending sections, achieve good results and high level of sports. Today among the students there is one master and one candidate for the master of sports.

More than a hundred students of the faculty are active members of amateur performances.

The faculty has a student dormitory attached to it, in which all the conditions for preparation for work and rest are created, there are a library and reading rooms, equipped rooms for cooking and personal hygiene rooms.

At the faculty successfully operate student self-government, trade union organization of students, student board of dormitory.

The powerful personnel potential of the faculty, modern information and logistical support of the pedagogical process, scientific and clinical activity allow to achieve a high level of preparation of students, masters, postgraduates and doctoral students, to introduce innovative pedagogical and therapeutic technologies.