PRIMARY MISSION of the DOCTORAL PROGRAM in PUBLIC HEALTH
Provide scholars with the disciplinary background and skills required to contribute to the development of our understanding and betteringthe ways to measure, maintain, and improve the public’s health. The field of Public health spans disciplines that use tools available in the laboratory, field research, social sciences, the public policy arena and mathematics. The core of this training includes the mastery of research tools in the specialty discipline chosen by the candidate. Students engage in a highly focused area of research reflecting scholarship at the doctoral level, but are exposed to a broad view of public health as seen in the diverse research interests of the department’s faculty.
PhD program offers five concentrations:
- Occupational medicine
- Chronic diseases epidemiology
- Environmental health sciences
- Epidemiology of microbial diseases
- Health policy and management
PhD aspirant life
The ISM has facilities for scientific research and study. There are scientific laboratory, libraries and internet rooms in morphological and administrative campuses of the ISM. The School conducts opportunities for internships of PhD aspirants related to the topic of their scientific research.
PhD aspirants of the ISM were involved in participation with their scientific reports at the International Conference “Global health”, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (May, 2015), the International Conference “Central Asian Network for Education, Research and innovation in environmental health”, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan (September, 2015). Reports of all participants from different countries were incorporated in materials according to the each conference.
Address: Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek, 1f Intergelpost, 2nd floor, PhD Department
Phone: 0556163057; 0312 653991 (after 2 pm)