|SCIENCE & RESEARCH ACTIVITIES
There is a Central Scientific Research Laboratory with modern equipment for training highly qualified specialists at the University.
The University possesses faculties appropriate for training specialists at a higher school. The University is a large scientific center: 55 doctors and 204 candidates of science work in it.
The main directions of its research activities are: transplantation of tissue and organs , cardiovascular diseases, immune-deficient conditions, role of hereditary factors in the development of parasitogenic process, diseases of abdominal organs, arterial hypertension and the principles of its prevention, infections in surgery, development of minor invasive surgical methods, brain injury, development of technologies of new medicine preparations.
VSMU publishes Magazines like Surgery News, Pharmacy News, Immunology, VGMU News, Motherhood & Childhood Protection and one Regular Newspaper “Medvuzovets”.
In the field of education and scientific exchange Vitebsk State Medical University cooperates with higher school in Nepal, India, the Lebanon, Poland, Germany, the USA, etc.
Nowadays the University scientists perform researches on 40 perspective medical projects. There are 45 scientific study groups of students. This society of young scientists is one of the famous in Belarus and the nearest countries.
Republic centres “Infection in Surgery”, “Minimal Invasive Surgery”, “Lipid Centre”, “Central Scientific Research Laboratory” of the University are well known abroad.
The University enjoys an international reputation as a center of teaching and research. International Scientific Conferences are held at regular intervals at VSMU. The Council of Student Scientific Society and the Council of Young Scientists of VSMU invite students, clinical interns, competitors, post-graduates of the higher educational institution from all over the world to take part in the conferences.