Pediatrics in Tver State Medical University


Tver State Medical University

Faculty of Pediatrics

Specialist's program


APENCHENKO Iuliia Sergeevna


Current position in rankings.TverStateMedicalUniversity was ranked 5th among medical universities of the Russian Federation according to the Ranking of Demand for Higher Educational Institutions in the Russian Federation-2017 and 96th among over 600 HEIs according to the Forbes ranking of Russian educational institutions.

Achievements and awards. The program was ranked among the Best Educational Programs of Innovative Russia in 2017. The university participates in all-Russian olympiads, contests and conferences such as "Virtuoso of Pediatrics," "Medical Spring," "Golden Talents of Medicine."

Teaching staff. The teaching staff of the faculty include over 300 employees including almost 200 Candidates and 50 Doctors of Medical Sciences, three Honored Workers of Science of the Russian Federation, 11 Honored Doctors of the Russian Federation, two Corresponding Members of the RussianAcademy of Medical Sciences. The scientific school of Professor A.F. Vinogradov, the founder of the faculty, is well-known far beyond the Tver Region.

Facilities and resources. The teachers uses state-of-the-art phantoms and training models for drilling manipulations and skills, and resuscitation procedures including Neonatal Resuscitation Baby, MegaCode Kid.

Research. Research is conducted in the following promising areas: pediatric cardiology, gastroenterology, endocrinology, urology, traumatology.

Education. The teachers use active and interactive forms and methods of teaching: computer simulations, business games and role plays, brainstorming, master classes, round tables, subject olympiads.

Strategic partners. The university partners within the West-European Medical Cluster are I.M.SechenovFirstMoscowStateMedicalUniversity, IvanovoStateMedicalAcademy, SmolenskStateMedicalUniversity, PirogovRussianNationalResearchMedicalUniversity, the Medical Faculty of Saarland University in Germany.

International projects and programs. The university participates in Russian-German summer medicine schools, Russian-German academic and scientific centers of endoscopic surgery and ophthalmosurgery.

Competitive advantages. The university uses state-of-the-art clinical facilities, introduces innovative teaching forms and methods, closely cooperates with employers. The highly qualified teaching staff provides high-quality training for applicants who are currently employed in the Tver Region and other regions of Russia, Moscow and Saint Petersburg, and abroad.

Assistance and support for foreign students and teachers. The university has the Department of International Education and Cooperation. The English language version of the university website is