The healthcare and nutrition specialist of the UNICEF Regional Office in Central, Eastern Europe and Central Asia Amirhossein Yarparvar, visited Kazakhstan’s Medical University "KSPH" on April 7th, 2017
Article “Measuring health literacy in Asia: Validation of the HLS-EU-Q47 survey tool in six Asian countries” by Altyn Aringazina, DSc, PhD, Head of the Department of Population Health and Social Sciences in the “Journal of Epidemiology” with the impact factor 2,546.
Kazakhstan Medical University “KSPH” PhD student Elmira AIikeyeva (Scientific consultants:
DSc Altyn M. Aringazina, DSc Zhumagali K. Ismailov and Prof. Arash Alaei, University at Albany USA) has participated and won the 2nd place in oral presentations during the Russian conference of young scientists with international participation, dedicated to the World Day against TB, which was held at the Central Scientific Research Institute of Tuberculosis of the Russian Federation in Moscow on March 24, 2017. The topic: "Co – infection of TB and HIV in Kazakhstan".
Seminar on developing communicative skills in working with patients, supported by the Health Authority of Almaty city, has been conducted at Kazakhstan’s Medical University “KSPH” on March 14-17, 2017. The seminar was presented by Brett Craig, a WHO expert, PhD in Psychology, Professor at St. Louis College of Pharmacy, expert on issues of health education and behavior correction.
Altyn Muafikovna Aryngazina, DMs, Head of Public Healthcare and Social Sciences Chair at KMU “KSPH”, took part in annual international conference of European WHO network “Healthy cities” in Pécs city, Hungary.
In his message to the Kazakhstan’s population as of 31 of January, 2017, the President underscored the importance of public health as a key factor in constant social and economic development of the state. Also he noted that the government pays particular attention to the matters of public healthcare.