Elective components

Directory basic elective courses (optional component)
specialty “Public Health”
Department of Public Health and Social Sciences
for students in master’s and doctoral

 

Name of discipline Number cr-in Curator Summary Module
1 2 3 5 6
Elective subjects
1 Research projects in public health 1 Usataeva GM Purpose: To familiarize the student with the theoretical and methodological bases of organization, management and research projects in public health.

Pre-requisites: Introduction to public health, epidemiology and research methods, Bioethics, Health promotion and disease prevention.

Post details: Culture and Health, Sociology of Health, Office of research in public health

The course is designed for practical skills in conducting research in public health, respectively, knowledge gained in courses on epidemiological research methods in the base (for undergraduates) and depth (for doctoral students) levels.

2 Culture and Health 1 Dosbaeva K. Culture influences the mind, life and human behavior, the choice of the patient or physician. How one defines itself culturally (ethnic, religious beliefs, political beliefs, age, etc.) influences the choices that he makes for his health. This course will teach you how culture affects human health.
3 Management of research in public health 1 Usataeva GM Purpose: To familiarize the student with the theoretical and methodological bases of organization, management and research projects in public health.

Pre-requisites: Introduction to public health, epidemiology and research methods, Bioethics, Health promotion and disease prevention, research projects in public health

Post details: Culture and Health, Sociology of Health.

The main objective of the course: to study the inside and learn how to apply management skills (decision-making) in the field of research, to develop practical skills in the creation of the research team, coordination of work with people and communities.

4 Patients’ rights in modern health care 1 Kausova GK With the development of medical science in the prevention and treatment of many diseases, increasing the value of the legal regulation of medical practice. Thus one of the most important problems of modern medicine is the strict observance of the rights of the patient. This course focuses on the development of legal knowledge in the area of ​​legal regulation of relations prevailing between the medical community and patients.
5 Health policy in modern society 1 Kausova GK Policy-making of the health system to meet all the demands of modern society, involves the solution of a set of interrelated strategic objectives to achieve real positive change in terms of personal and public health in the world, including those in the Republic of Kazakhstan (RK). The course focuses on the study of the most important policy issues of the health system.
6 Modern problems of the school of medicine 1 Sidorenko RF The course is a thorough theoretical and practical study of contemporary problems of the school of medicine, formation, preservation and promotion of health of children and adolescents in the present conditions the impact on children and young people of diverse socio-economic, environmental and other factors on the background of the high intensity of the educational process. Topics include coverage of major topics and concepts, the theoretical foundations of the school of medicine mastering methodologies school health, planning, organization and implementation of prevention programs in the school medicine.
7 Active Aging.

The potential health

1 Kausova GK Level of civilization of a society, the authority of the state and nation is in direct relation to the position occupied by the society of older people. The main objective of the course: to introduce the methodological bases – active aging while maintaining the health potential of the RK and ensure a healthy, active and creative life.
8 Fundamentals of Palliative Medicine 1 Kausova GK Palliative care – an important part of public health and is one of the priorities of health care. The purpose of this course: to give basic information on the principles and objectives of palliative medicine; international experience, development of palliative care in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
9 Topical issues of reproductive health 2 Sidorenko RF Reproductive health – one of the most pressing issues of public health. The course focuses on the study of the most important issues of reproductive health in the modern world, the existing programs in the area of ​​reproductive health.
10 Quantitative Methods in Public Health 1 AN Nurbaev The program of the course covers issues related to the application of quantitative research methods in public health and health care. An important place in this course is given using the tools of quantitative research (data collection, development of questionnaires). The course is divided into 2 levels: introductory (for undergraduates) and depth (for doctoral students).
11 Qualitative research in public health 1 Usataeva GM Purpose: to master and doctoral students the knowledge and skills to conduct research in public health with the use of the qualitative approach.

Pre-requisites: Introduction to public health, epidemiology and research methods, Bioethics, Health promotion and disease prevention, organizational behavior, management and health management, health care legislation,

Principles of teaching and research in public health, social determinants of health, culture and health, Sociology of Health.

Post details: Health Care Quality Assurance, Medical, Clinical and related groups, decision-making in public health, social work,

Injury prevention, mental health, reproductive health, long life and palliative care.

The course focuses on the study of different methods of qualitative research in public health and medical practice (observation, interviews, focus groups, etc.). The course is divided into 2 levels: introductory (for undergraduates) and depth (for doctoral students).

12 Topical issues of medical and social assessment 1 Kausova GK In the world today and in the Republic of Kazakhstan is a steady trend towards people with disabilities in the population. The course focuses on the study of m Yedike and social assessment of sick and disabled, prevention of disability, social protection and rehabilitation of the disabled and the integration of the disabled into society.
13 Assessment of the impact on health, I 1 Dosbaeva K. This course introduces the concepts, goals and methods of health impact assessment, which can be defined as “a combination of procedures, methods and tools, through which can be evaluated programs or projects for the presence of the effect exerted on the health of the population, and the distribution of those effects the population”
14 Health Psychology 1 Nurkatova MM Health psychology – the science of the causes of psychological health, the methods and means of its conservation, enhancement and development. Health psychology in its development is based on the holistic approach in the science of man, this course introduces the concepts, goals and methods of psychological health.
15 Social determinants 1 Dosbaeva K. This course gives an idea of ​​the social determinants of health. That can affect the future life of man, and how the health of people depending on their living conditions.
16 Issues of prevention of injuries among different population groups 1 Usataeva GM Purpose: To introduce the basic concepts of master and kotseptsiyami for injury prevention and strengthening security.

Pre-requisites: Introduction to public health, epidemiology and research methods, Bioethics, Health promotion and disease prevention, organizational behavior, management and health management, health care legislation,

Principles of teaching and research in public health, social determinants of health, culture and health, Sociology of Health, Office of Health Care Quality Assurance, Health Insurance, Clinical and related groups, decision-making in public health, social work.

Post details:

Mental health, reproductive health, long life and palliative care.

This course aims to provide undergraduates with basic information and understanding of the problem of injuries among different population groups, taking into account socio-demographic factors. Important place in the curriculum emphasis on studying the main approaches to the prevention of injuries.

17 Fundamentals of longitudinal studies in public health.

Data collection and analysis

1 AN Nurbaev Practical course aimed at the study of philosophy and forms of longitudinal studies. The possibility of their holding in public health, health care and biomedical research. Short course will review data analysis longitudinal studies.
18 Sociology of Health 1 Usataeva GM Purpose: To familiarize with the dynamics of master patterns of health, disease and medicine, for the sociological understanding the problems of public health, the methodology and techniques of sociological research to better understand the behavior of people, unused opportunities for prevention of certain diseases, and the skills introduce programs to promote healthy lifestyles .

Pre-requisites: Introduction to public health, epidemiology and research methods, Bioethics, Health promotion and disease prevention, organizational behavior, management and health management, health care legislation,

Principles of teaching and research in public health, social determinants of health, culture and health.

Post details:

Health Care Quality Assurance, Medical, Clinical and related groups, decision-making in public health, social work, injury prevention, mental health, reproductive health, long life and palliative care.

The course examines the basic definition of health from the standpoint of sociology, at the level of the population of the world, different countries and regions, in connection with the terms of its reproduction, the way of life of different occupational and age groups, environmental concerns, including

the conditions of his work and life, the functioning of various conditions and factors.

19 Mental health. Especially prevention programs 1 Nurkatova MM The course examines the basic concepts of mental health in the modern public health, introduces students to the assessment of problems and needs in the development of programs to protect the mental health of the population.
20 Framework for social work 1 Nurkatova MM The course aims to provide an overview and introduction to the theory of professional social work, consider how to work with individuals, families, groups and communities.
21 The impact of globalization on health 1 Shinbolatova AS Introduction to the theoretical and methodological bases of the effects of globalization on health and health care system, the basics of the policy in the field of public health, to learn to assess the positive and negative global factors determine the actual problem of the effect of globalization on health

Directory basic elective courses (optional component)
specialty “Public Health”
Department of Management and health care for students in master’s and doctoral

Name of discipline Number cr-in Curator Summary Module
1 2 3 5 6
Basic disciplines
1 The market economy and health 1 Mamyrbekova SA

Brimzhanova MD

Business and entrepreneurship in healthcare. Market mechanism and economic activities of health institutions. Economic aspects of resource management of medical institutions.
2 Health financing system in the transition to a market economy 1 Mamyrbekova SA

Brimzhanova MD

Financial and credit mechanism of the market economy and its use in health care. Financing and technology standardization problems in health care. Medical insurance – the market model of health care financing.
3 Marketing approach to managing the promotion of health services in today 1 Brimzhanova MD Principles of Marketing. Kinds, types and functions of marketing. Wednesday marketing. Market research in health care. Species. Features of marketing research in marketing healthcare management.
4 Regulatory and legal framework for health care organizations in the present conditions (PVC, PVC with the Supervisory Board, and other forms) 1 Mamyrbekova SA The law on state property. OZ new opportunities for effective management. Differentiated pay. Stimulatory component capitation in UNHS. MoH project “Today is the best you – tomorrow.”
5 Legislation in Pharmacy 1 EL Stepkina
6 Rational use of medicines 1 EL Stepkina
7 Organization of medical care for the rural population 1 EL Stepkina
8 Fundamentals of expert activities 1 Brimzhanova MD The system of state control in the provision of medical services in the Republic of Kazakhstan; system of external examination of the quality of care in health care. Accreditation of health institutions, regulatory framework, training of health organizations for accreditation. Accreditation standards.
9 Managing quality of care in health care organizations 1 Bimenbetov TJ

Elamanova SH

Standardization in health care. The methodology of the examination of the quality of medical services. Methodological approaches to the management of health care quality. Indicators of quality of care. Development methodology. The use of integrated indicators. Analysis and evaluation of health care organizations.
10 Public-private partnerships in health care. Leasing. Outsourcing 1 Brimzhanova MD

Mamyrbekova CA

Status and prospects of public-private partnerships in health care.
11 Management of hospital case 1 Kasymov GP

Brimzhanova MD

Mamyrbekova CA

The study of modern principles of organization of hospital care in the Republic of Kazakhstan and the world at present, the hospital management business based on global experience, the methodology of the operational and long-term plans of the organization in a market economy based on the analysis and evaluation, assessment of the effectiveness of the hospital, the study of legal and regulatory basis for the organization of the hospital organization and medical workers.
12 Management of Nursing 1 EL Stepkina

Brimzhanova MD

Mamyrbekova SA

The introduction of the new public health: the role of nurses, history of nursing, Introduction to Management. Principles of Management in nursing practice, legislation in nursing practice. Rights and responsibilities of nurses. The objectives and the development of nursing in Kazakhstan. Factors (nursing activities) that shape health.
13 Health insurance 1 Elamanova SH

Brimzhanova MD

Basic concepts of health insurance. Types and forms of insurance. Basic principles, the economic foundations of compulsory health insurance, medical insurance
14 Maternal and child health 1
15 Financial management 1
16 Topical issues

Unified National

health

1 Kurakbayev KK

EL Stepkina

Brimzhanova MD

The introduction of the single payer system as a mechanism for the implementation of the free choice of doctor patient, medical organization and the creation of a competitive environment, institutional and structural changes to ensure the implementation of the single payer system, the interaction of participants in a single-payer (health care organization, indicators of the amount and quality of care. Processing Order invoices, registers, payment for medical services, and financing. introduction of software for processing invoices registries in UNHS.
17 Personnel management 1 EL Stepkina

Directory basic elective courses (optional component)
specialty “Public Health”
Department “of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Occupational Medicine” for students in master’s and doctoral

Name of discipline Number cr-in Curator Summary Module
1 2 3 5 6
Basic disciplines
1 Theoretical foundations of modern statistics, health statistics and analysis of morbidity Resnick VL

Meshchanov GT

AN Nurbakyt

Absatarova KS

Introduction to medical statistics. Averages, statistical probability and reliability. Statistical methods to compare sets. Correlation analysis. Regression analysis. Analysis of variance. Methods of analysis of the dynamics of the phenomena. Nonparametric tests. The use of computer statistical software. Statistics health. Statistics of the health system.
2 Principles and approaches of modern epidemiology 1 Resnick VL

Meshchanov GT

AN Nurbakyt

Absatarova KS

The role and importance of epidemiology in training caused by the fact that in recent years the epidemiological science was considered the new positions, not only as a doctrine of the epidemic process, but as an essential element of knowledge in all fields of medicine. Already recognized that modern medical science uses epidemiological methods, the most accurate, objective, and the final stage of establishing the causes of diseases of any kind, not just infectious. Therefore, at the present stage of epidemiology is considered as a diagnostic tool of public health.
3 Environmental and public hygiene 1 Tesova-Berdalina RA

Sarmanbetova GK

Policy and Management AGM. The place and role of environmental health in public health and in the management of health. Planning and management of programs in environmental health. The role of environmental sanitation, hygiene, nutrition and health of children and adolescents in the management of health. Modern occupational health and its role in the management of health workers. Harmful and hazardous factors: classification, terminology, effects on the body, and the system of control. Health in leading industries. Hygienic regulation of harmful factors. Classification according to the degree of labor hazards, severity and intensity. Assessment of working conditions at workplaces. Organization and provision of sanitary and epidemiological surveillance.
4 Urgent problems of occupational medicine and environmental epidemiology, modern problems of formation of workers’ health 1 Resnick VL

Meshchanov GT

AN Nurbakyt

This section examines the major discipline problems and areas of occupational medicine, occupational medicine ways of formation and as an independent scientific and practical discipline. Examines common methodological principles for establishing international standards for occupational health services, evaluates the role and place of occupational medicine in public health. Studying the impact of environmental factors on the human body, Methodological aspects of occupational risk, identifying the relationship of risks and violations in health in the working population, as well as the use of epidemiological research methods in occupational medicine.

Synthesis of current knowledge on environmental epidemiology, the study of the influence of the environment on human health. Given the international recommendations considered risk assessment methodology. Much attention is paid to the quality evaluation of various components of the environment, the influence of features in Kazakhstan radiation factors, pollution, oil and gas fields.

5 Principles and approaches of modern epidemiology 1 Tiesova-Berdalina R.

Сарманбетова Г.К.

The role and importance of epidemiology in training caused by the fact that in recent years the epidemiological science was considered the new positions, not only as a doctrine of the epidemic process, but as an essential element of knowledge in all fields of medicine. Already recognized that modern medical science uses epidemiological methods, the most accurate, objective, and the final stage of establishing the causes of diseases of any kind, not just infectious. Therefore, at the present stage of epidemiology is considered as a diagnostic tool of public health.
6 Environmental health and public health 1 Resnick VL

Meshchanov GT

AN Nurbakyt

Policy and Management AGM. The place and role of environmental health in public health and in the management of health. Planning and management of programs in environmental health. The role of environmental sanitation, hygiene, nutrition and health of children and adolescents in the management of health. Modern occupational health and its role in the management of health workers. Harmful and hazardous factors: classification, terminology, effects on the body, and the system of control. Health in leading industries. Hygienic regulation of harmful factors. Classification according to the degree of labor hazards, severity and intensity. Assessment of working conditions at workplaces. Organization and provision of sanitary and epidemiological surveillance.
7 Urgent problems of occupational medicine and environmental epidemiology, modern problems of formation of workers’ health 1 Karabalin S.K.

Meshchanov G.T.

This section examines the major discipline problems and areas of occupational medicine, occupational medicine ways of formation and as an independent scientific and practical discipline. Examines common methodological principles for establishing international standards for occupational health services, evaluates the role and place of occupational medicine in public health. Studying the impact of environmental factors on the human body, Methodological aspects of occupational risk, identifying the relationship of risks and violations in health in the working population, as well as the use of epidemiological research methods in occupational medicine.

Synthesis of current knowledge on environmental epidemiology, the study of the influence of the environment on human health. Given the international recommendations considered risk assessment methodology. Much attention is paid to the quality evaluation of various components of the environment, the influence of features in Kazakhstan radiation factors, pollution, oil and gas fields.