Surgery Faculty is a subdivision of the Academy which consists of 15 departments:
Up to the 60-ies of the XXth century, 4 departments and 5 courses were managed directly by the administration of the Institute and its educational unit. Surgery Faculty and Dean’s office were founded in 1963 and comprised 10 departments and 5 surgical courses. The Faculty consists of 15 departments. The Faculty is the largest one at the Academy and manages the work on advanced training and retraining courses for surgeons and dentists.
Due to the rise in modern achievements of high-technology healthcare and possibilities of additional professional development there have been changes in the staff of the department. Thus, in 2013 the Department of Transplantology was founded on the basis of the Department of Cardiosurgery, in 2014 the Department of Plastic Surgery and Combustiology was founded by the merging of two courses of plastic surgery and combustiology and emergency surgery.
The academic teaching staff of the Faculty (112 specialists - on full-time basis and 24 - on a part-time basis) is represented by 136 specialists, including 28 Doctors of Medical Sciences and 77 Candidates of Medical Sciences.
An active member of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Belarus - an academician Ostrovski Y.P., professor Vorobei A.V., honoured doctors of Belarus professors Ostrovski Y.P. and Podgaisky V.N., are working at the Faculty.
Annually, the Faculty holds about 300 advanced training and retraining courses in accordance with the needs of the practical healthcare, which are attended by more than 5000 listeners.
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Dean, Associate Professor, surgeon of the highest qualification