RECTOR OF INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
CHYNGYSHPAEV SHAMIL MUKASHEVICH
Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Surgeon
Chyngyshpaev Shamil Mukashevich has been the Rector of the International School of Medicine of the International University of Kyrgyzstan since 2004. He was born in Kyrgyzstan in 1948 and received his M.D. from Kyrgyz State Medical Academy (KSMA).
Professor Chyngyshpaev completed his internship at the general surgery clinic of the Kyrgyz State Medical Institute (now KSMA) in 1972-1973. He was a Chair of the Department of General Surgery 1 from 1976 to 1981, than became an Assistant professor at the Department of General Surgery of KSMA (1981-1999), a Dean of the contractual training Department of KSMA (1999-2002), Director of Institute of Medicine at KSMA (2002-2003), Professor of KSMA (2003), and finally Rector of ISM IUK (since 2004 to present).
He has authored more than 150 publications and is editor of 10 monographs. Professor Chyngyshpaev has received top Kyrgyz awards including “Excellent in Health care” and “Excellent in Education”. He has also completed several professional internships in Russia and USA. He speaks fluent Kyrgyz, and Russian.