About the profession
The educational programme is developed for people with higher medical education. The programme is aimed at obtaining the necessary knowledge and skills in the field of functional diagnostics when treating cardiac and neurological patients. Much attention is paid to the development of high-tech functional training methods, as well as to the ability to perform the consultative function of a physician of functional diagnostics.
The training takes place in the City Clinical Emergency Hospital No. 64 in the Unit of Functional and Ultrasound Diagnostics. The students can work together with physicians of functional diagnostics in intensive cardiac and neurointensive care units, closely interact with physicians and carry out case follow-up. The scientific activities are encouraged. Staffing support is an undisputed advantage of the programme: doctors of sciences and PhD in sciences, experienced specialists in the field of functional diagnostics.
Medical residents are distributed to the units of the clinical sites of the department, where, under the guidance of professors of the department, they have the opportunity both to expand their knowledge and see its application in practice. Students analyze clinical events and this provides the opportunity to obtain a wealth of clinical experience during residency training.
A graduate of the residency programme is a highly qualified specialist, who can apply modern high-tech methods of diagnostics and treatment and carry out therapeutic, diagnostic, research activities, engage in private medical practice. Graduates of the programme have the opportunity to work in polyclinics, functional diagnostics rooms, hospitals, diagnostic centers, clinical research centers, private medical centers or clinics, health resorts.