PSMU was established in 1932. Now it is a major scientific center of higher medical education and research work. PSMU provides education for medical students and postgraduate courses for people who works in medicine and social areas, plays a key role in the implementation of national projects in health and education of Perm region.
The staff of the university contains 607 highly qualified teachers, including 147 PhD and 365 candidates of medical sciences. Most od them develop scientific issues in cardiology, pediatrics, surgery, neurology, dentistry, epidemiology and other areas. Each year, the University provides training for more than 3 400 students. Advanced training is provided for more than 2,000 doctors in more than 80 specialties annually. The University annually graduates over 500 doctors in different fields.
It has preparatory courses for students and foreign students and distance learning center. The University provides training programs for foreign students in preparatory courses, for undergraduate and postgraduate education. Currently, the University enrolled foreign students from 21 country.
Since 1997, the University is a member of the European Association of Medical Schools in Europe (AMSE). In 2010 the University was named “The best University of the Volga Federal District.”
There is only one institution in Perm region which has medico-social and physical rehabilitation programme. The University has a rich experience in collaboration within medical and social rehabilitation.
Website link: www.psmu.in