- Izhevsk State Medical University
- Izhevsk Medical University
- Izhevsk Medical Academy
- Izhevsk State Medical Institute
Izhevsk State Medical Academy is a higher educational institution in the city of Izhevsk. Izhevsk State Medical Academy holds a good position among the medical schools of the Russian Federation in terms of organization and methodical support of the educational process. Izhevsk State Medical Academy was organized in 1933 as the Izhevsk State Medical Institute. Izhevsk State Medical Institute was formed due to an urgent need for medical personnel in the rapidly developing region of Izhevsk. In the first academic year the Izhevsk State Medical Institute enrolled 171 students. In 1934 Izhevsk State Medical Academy opened the department of histology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, biochemistry, general hygiene, normal physiology. In 1935 Izhevsk State Medical Academy organized the department of Internal Medicine, operative surgery and topographic anatomy, general surgery, pathological physiology, social sciences, microbiology, pathological anatomy, pharmacology, physical education. In 1937 departments of hospital surgery, eye diseases, childhood diseases, nervous diseases, forensic medicine, hospital therapy, skin and venereal diseases, diseases of the ear, nose and throat, infectious diseases, psychiatry , in 1938 the Department of Social Hygiene and foreign languages, and in 1944 the Department of military medical training were introduced. In 1975 Izhevsk State Medical Academy opened the pediatric faculty, in 1980 Dental Faculty, in 1991 Faculty of Advanced Medicine and in 1997 Faculty of Higher Nursing Education was introduced. Today Izhevsk State Medical Academy has teaching staff 331 highly qualified teachers in 52 departments equipped with audio and video equipment, modern computer equipment. The Izhevsk State Medical Academy operates library of educational and methodical and scientific literature that best meets the needs of its readers. Till now Izhevsk State Medical Academy trained around 12000 students and currently 2100 students are studying in Izhevsk State Medical Academy.