Executive management

Auyezova Ardak Muhanbetzhanovna

Rector of the Kazakhstan Medical University “Higher School of Public Health”

Auyezova Ardak Muhanbetzhanovna graduated from Kazakh National Medical University named after S.D. Asfendiyarov (KazNMU) with the qualification of surgeon, majoring in “General Medicine”. She began her career as an ophthalmologist of the department of vascular pathology, then as a researcher at the Kazakh Research Institute of Eye Diseases. In 2014, she graduated from KazNMU named after S. D. Asfendiyarov as a PhD degree holder, with a successful defense of a dissertation on the topic “Scientific justification for improving the mechanism of protecting the constitutional rights of medical workers in the Republic of Kazakhstan”. Received knowledge ensured the development of the management skills in the positions of a researcher in the Department of Management of Scientific and Innovative Activities of the Research Institute of Eye Diseases, Deputy Director for Organization of Medical Activities, Director of “KERUEN-Medicus” LLP, as well as the Advisor to the Rector of the Kazakhstan Medical University “Higher School of Public Health”.

 

Auyezova Ardak Muhanbetzhanovna published over 11 Research Articles in international and Kazakhstani publications. She is fluent in Kazakh, Russian and English languages.

Refresher courses:

2013 yr. – Almaty Institute for Advanced Medical Education

2013 yr. –Research Institute of Eye Diseases on current issues of management, management and the economics of health care, the latest technologies for the treatment of ophthalmopathology, and proper clinical practice.

2014 yr. – Internship at Singapore Parkway College

2015 yr. – training at seminars of the American Association for the provision of Primary Care (BLS, ACLS) Spain.

Auyezova Ardak Muhanbetzhanovna is a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), majoring in 6D110200-Public Health, surgeon specializing in ophthalmology. Has been a member of the NUR-OTAN party since 2016. In 2019, she was appointed as the Rector of the Kazakhstan Medical University “Higher School of Public Health”.

Kauysheva Almagul Amangeldinovna

Vice-rector for education and research
Academic degree
Candidate of Medical Sciences
Education:
– Akmola State Medical Academy (ASMA), Major: Medical business (1999)
– Clinical residency, department – Internal diseases, No. 2 ASMA, Astana city, Major: Internal diseases, therapy (1999-2001yrs).
– Postgraduate education, Kazakh State Medical Academy (KazSMA), Astana city (2003-2006 yrs.)
– Internship “Innovative technologies in medicine and education”, New Mexico University, Albuquerque city, USA, year 2009
Work experience:
– Kazakhstan Alliance of Medical Organizations, Deputy Chairman of the Board (2018-present)
– National Chamber of Health, Acting Chairman of the Board, Deputy Chairman of the Board (2016-2018 yrs.)
– National Chamber of Health, Deputy Chairman of the Committee for medical education, health personnel and science (2014-2016 yrs.)
– Association of Medical Education and Science of Kazakhstan, Deputy Chief Executive Officer (2013-2014 yrs.)
– Republican Center for Innovative Technologies in Medical Education and Science of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Deputy Director (2009-2013 yrs.)
– Republican Center for Innovative Technologies in Medical Education and Science of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Head of Education department (2009-2013 yrs.)
– JSC “Astana medical university”, Associate Professor (2006-2009 yrs.)
Membership in professional associations:
– 2019 – Supervisory Board Member of the Republican State Enterprise on the Right of Economic Use at the National Center of Public Health under the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan
– 2018-2019 yrs. – external due diligence expert at Accreditation center of Republican Center for Health Development of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan
– 2017-2019 yrs. – Member of the Committee for Accreditation and Quality Management of Medical Services of the Joint Commission for the Quality of Medical Services of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan
– 2016-2019 yrs. – Deputy Chairman of the Committee of the Expert Council on Medical Education of the Independent Agency for Quality Assurance in Education
– 2018 – Member of the public association “External due diligence experts and consultants in the field of healthcare”.
Awards:
– Award pin “Excellence in Public Health” (2018)
– Medal of the National Chamber of Health “For Professional Achievements” (2017)
– Letter of gratitude from the Minister of Health and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2015)
– Certificate of Honor of the National Chamber of Health and The National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan “Atameken”
– “The best expert in the field of science and innovation” Diploma issued by Republican Center for Health Development of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2019)
– Letter of gratitude from the Republican Center for Health Development of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2019)
– Awarded with the Certificate of the best developer of professional standards issued by the Minister of Labor and Social Protection and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (2018)

Stepkina Yelena

Vice-rector for development
Academic degree: Candidate of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Education:
– Almaty State Medical Institute (ASMI), major – “Pharmacy” (1992 yr. Diploma with honors)
– Higher School of Public Health, Almaty city (2013 yr.), retraining in the specialty of “Health management” in the amount of 864 academic hours.
Work experience:
– Head of the Department for “Development of Proper Pharmaceutical Practices and International Standards” of the Republican State Enterprise on the Right of Economic Use at the National Center for Expertise of medicines and medical devices under the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2015-2019 yrs.)
– Head of the Department of “Management in Healthcare and Pharmacy” at the Republican State Enterprise on the Right of Economic Use, Higher School of Public Health (2009-2015 yrs.)
– Head of the Department “Development of the Medical Technology Assessment System” at the Health Development Institute of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2007-2008 yrs.)
– Head of the academic part of the Department of “Pharmaceutical Market Management” at the Almaty State Institute of Advanced Medical Training (1992-2007 yrs.)
Other activities:
– Member of the Republican Formulary Commission of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2010-2011 yrs.)
– Member of the working party of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan on technical support and strengthening of institutional sustainability of the National Observatory of Human Resources of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2014-2015 yrs.)
– Expert of independent accreditation (institutional and specialized) of universities of the Republic of Kazakhstan (2014 yr., 2020 yr.)
– Member of the State Attestation Commission (Master’s degree in the specialty 6M110400 “Pharmacy”) of KazNMU named after S.D. Asfendiyarov (2015-2016 yrs.)
– Chairman of the State Attestation Commission (bachelor’s degree in the specialties: 5В110300 “Pharmacy” and 5В074800 “Technology of pharmaceutical production”) of KazNMU named after S.D. Asfendiyarov (2017-2018 yrs.)
– Member of the working party of the Pharmacy Committee of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan to consider the issues of entry of the pharmaceutical inspectorate of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan into the International System of Cooperation of Pharmaceutical Inspections (PIC/S) (2017-2018 yrs.)
– Member of the EAEU Working Party on the Pharmaceutical Inspectorate of the EAEU Member States
– Member of the Board of Directors of CoRSUM (Coalition for the Rational and Safe Use of Medicines)
Publications, scientific works:
– In total, more than 120 works have been published in domestic and foreign publications (including those with an impact factor).
– Implemented in practice: four methodological recommendations, two educational-methodical aids and three teaching aids.
– Author and co-author of 11 intellectual property copyrights.
Awards:
– Award pin “Excellence in Public Health”
– Letters of commendation