Siberian State Medical University

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Siberian State Medical University
Сибирский государственный медицинский университет
Established 1888
Location Tomsk, Russia
Website www.ssmu.ru

The Siberian State Medical University is a medical school in Tomsk, Russia. Previously, it was called the Tomsk Medical Institute. Founded in 1878 as the Faculty of Medicine of the Imperial Tomsk University, opened in 1888, this is one of Russia's oldest medical schools. The school is also the oldest medical school east of the Urals. The current Acting Rector is Olga Kobyakova. In a 2003 rating of the 100 best Russian universities by the magazine "Career Formula", the school was rated third out of all medical schools in Russia. A rating of universities by the Russian Ministry of Higher Education rated the school second among all Russian medical schools.

Academic divisions[edit]

The school offers the following disciplines:

A list of degrees conferred and the required study:

  • Medical Doctor (MD) (6 years)
  • Medical Doctor — Pediatrician (MD) (6 years)
  • Master of Pharmacy (5 years)
  • Doctor – Biochemist (6 years)
  • Doctor – Biophysicist (6 years)
  • Doctor – Cyberneticist (6 years)
  • Economist – Manager in Health Care (5 years)
  • Medical Nurse with Higher Education (4 years)
  • Candidate of Medical Science (Ph.D. program)
  • Doctor of Medical Science (D.M.Sc. program)
  • Economist – Manager in Health Care (5 years)
  • Clinical Psychologist (5.5 years)
  • Social Worker (5 years)

Students may enter exchange programs with The University of Michigan, Medical University of Ohio, Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine and the Sorbonne.

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Coordinates: 56°28′10″N 84°56′51″E / 56.46944°N 84.94750°E / 56.46944; 84.94750