Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi

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Faculty of Postgraduate and Continuing Education

In 2005 a Faculty of Specialized Education was founded at Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi based on the Department of Clinics and Postgraduate Education.

In 2007 the Faculty was transformed into a Department of Continuing Education, based on which the Faculty of Postgraduate and Continuing Education was established in 2011.

Aimed at unification of the education process and rational utilization of training locations, the head of studies was conveyed from the National Institute of Health after academician S. Avdalbekyan to Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi according to the RA Government Decree # 1193-H.

Currently 90 interns and 1126 residents study at the Faculty. In 2014, in total 879 medical doctors and pharmacists and 846 nurses and other health care providers passed qualification trainings there.


Education

In order to produce highly-qualified medical doctors, dentists and pharmacists the following forms of specialization are utilized in the Republic of Armenia: Internship and Residency.

Continuing medical education courses are organized at YSMU for medical doctors, dentists, pharmacists, pharmacologists and nurses.


Faculty Board


Dean’s Office

Satenik E.Baghdasaryan Dean, MD, PhD
Sahak E. Sahakyan Deputy Dean
Hasmik B. Karapetyan Deputy Dean
Anahit V. Tevosyan Deputy Dean
Galina V. Dabaeva Head of Academic Affairs Department
Larisa A. Babayeva Deputy-head of Academic Affairs Department


The Faculty of Postgraduate and Continuing Education
comprises the following academic departments:

  • Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
  • Head of Department: Davit L. Melkonyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Angioneurology
  • Acting Head of Department: Henrik H. Bakunts, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Acting Head of Department: Tigran L. Sulthanyan, Dr.Sc.

  • Department of Clinical Diagnostics
  • Acting Head of Department: Gohar J. Vardanyan, Dr.Sc.

  • Department of Emergency Cardiology
  • Head of Department: Hamayak S. Sisakyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Acting Head of Department: Armen L. Athabekyan, PhD

  • Department of Emergency Medicine and Acute Care
  • Acting Head of Department: Ara M. Minasyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Endocrinology
  • Head of Department: Edvard N. Toromanyan, PhD, Associate Professor

  • Department of ENT Diseases
  • Acting Head of Department: Simon Dj. Phkhrikyan, PhD, Associate Professor

  • Department of Family and Surgical Stomatology
  • Acting Head of Department: Karen V. Lalaev, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of General and Thoracic Surgery
  • Head of Department: Zareh A. Ter-Avetikyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Maxillofacial Surgery

    Acting Head of Department: Yuri M. Poghosyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Neonatology
  • Head of Department: Pavel A. Mazmanyan, PhD, Associate Professor

  • Department of Neurology
  • Acting Head of Department: Gurgen A. Hovhannisyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Nursing Organization
  • Acting Head of Department: Alina M.Qushkyan, Dr.Sc.

  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Head of Department: Georgi G. Okoev, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Oncology
  • Acting Head of Department: Hayrapet M. Galstyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Ophthalmology
  • Acting Head of Department: Levon H. Barseghyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Orthopaedic and Orthodontic Stomatology
  • Acting Head of Department: Levon G. Grigoryan, Dr.Sc.

  • Department of Plastic Surgery

    Head of Department: Artavazd B. Sahakyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Radiological Diagnostics
  • Acting Head of Department: Gayane H. Khachatryan, Dr.Sc.

    Acting Head of Department: Vardan L. Bakalyan, PhD

  • Department of Traumatology and Orthopaedics

    Head of Department: Vachagan P. Ayvazyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Health Care Management and Economics
  • Head of Department: Marine A. Mardiyan, Dr.Sc., Professor

  • Department of Disability Sport Education
  • Acting Head of Department: Nune G. Ter-Margaryan, PhD, Associate Professor

  • Department of Paediatric Specialties
  • Acting head of Department: Hovhannes G. Zohrabyan

  • Department of Pharmacology
  • Acting Head of the Department: Armen H. Manukyan, Dr.Sc.

  • Department of General Dentistry
  • Head of Department: Sona G.Hambardzumyan, PhD


Address: Faculty of Postgraduate and Continuing Education, Yerevan State Medical University, 2 Koryun str., Yerevan, 0025, Republic of Armenia
Tel.: (+37460) 621 365
Fax: (+37410) 582 532
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