Department of Neurology was established in 1964 on the basis of the Almaty State Institute of Postgraduate Medical and prepared the staff for the republics of the USSR in those years institute had the All-Union of importance.
From the moment of organization of the department supervised Doctor of Medical sciences, Professor Kasatkina N. Kasatkina N. qualified neurologist and talented teacher, she made a great contribution to the development of neurology in Kazakhstan. Then until 1980 head of the department was Professor Bryantseva Z.
Belyaev Y. paid much attention to training of neurologists, epileptologist. It was from that time in the department began a period of study of epilepsy and clinical electroencephalography.
Belyaev Y. organized a neurophysiological laboratory for routine EEG studies. Today neurophysiological laboratory has expanded due to the presence advanced hardware and software.
In subsequent years, the department heads were Professor Aldungarova R., then Professor Nurguzhaev E.
In different years in the department worked: docent, Candidate of Medical Sciences Putinceva E., Smolskiy R., Candidate of Medical Sciences Karashonova S., Sorokoumova L., Zhusupova A., Aibasov E.
Since 2005, the department manages Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Kamenova Saltanat, a graduate of the Moscow School of Neurology — Centre of Neuroscience Research of RAMS, Moscow.
Kamenova S. is a major freelance neurologist public health governance of Almaty, President of the Kazakh National Association for Combating stroke, member of the worldwide organization “World Stroke”
Since September 2010 teaching staff the Department of Neurology of the Almaty State Institute of Postgraduate Medical (The Head of Department Doctor of Medical sciences, Professor Kamenova S.U.) works at Kazakh National Medical University named after S.D.Asfendiyarov in the Center of continuing education.
Employees of the Department:
The Head of Department: Doctor of Medical sciences, Professor Kamenova S.
The Head of Education: Candidate of Medical Sciences, Docent of the Department Kuzhybayeva K.K.
The Professor of the Department: Doctor of Medical sciences, Professor Krasnoyarova N.
Assistants: Nurmagambetova B., Zhanykulova A.
The Head of Department — Doctor of Medical sciences, Professor Kamenova Saltanat
The major freelance neurologist public health governance of Almaty;
President of the Kazakh National Association for Combating stroke;
The member of the worldwide organization “World Stroke”
Doctor of Medical Sciences
Academician of the American Biographical Institute
Member of the International Academy of musculoskeletal medicine
Member of the Association of manual therapists and osteopaths of Kazakhstan
Scientific research work of the department:
— The international, multicenter, prospective, observational study “BEGIN” in conjunction with the company Bayer Schering Pharma
— Effect of seizures on the function of speech and writing in children and their drug correction.
— Epidemiology of cerebral stroke in Kazakhstan
Over the past 10 years, the department performed 2 doctoral and 8 candidate dissertations, prepared more than 20 clinical ordinators, are trained doctors-residents. Published over 600 scientific publications in different journals and anthologies, including foreign ones.
Scientific and clinical research of the department conducted within following the most relevant areas of modern neuroscience:
- vascular diseases of the brain
- demyelinating diseases of the nervous system, multiple sclerosis
Completed a full-scale scientific program of clinical and epidemiological study of stroke in Kazakhstan. First introduced «stroke registry» in different regions of Kazakhstan, published epidemiological data on stroke.
Are obtained innovative patents for the invention:
- Method of predicting the risk of stroke in patients Kazakhs
- Method of preventing the risk of stroke
- Method of rehabilitation of patients with ischemic stroke
We are constantly improving the educational process. Traditionally, the Department conducts the scientific and practical conference on the important issues of neurology and stroke, with the participation of leading specialists from different countries.
The department is equipped with modern teaching aids, video equipment, there are neurophysiological laboratory.
At the Department of courses are conducted training and retraining, and conducted training of qualified personnel and clinical residents.
Central Clinical Hospital
Registered address: Almaty, Zhandosov street, 6.
Telephone: 8727274 80 81