MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Irina Larionova, First Deputy Head of the Department of Health Care Organization of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia, and Head of the Department of Penitentiary Medicine, A.I. Evdokimova, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Alexander Kononets met with 6th year students of the University of Medicine and Dentistry.
During the meeting, Irina Larionova spoke about the organization of the medical service in the institutions of the penitentiary system, measures of social support for employees, and the most in-demand specialists. She answered students’ questions.
In turn, Alexander Kononets informed about the peculiarities of training at the Department of Penitentiary Medicine, shared development prospects and new teaching methods.
At the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry named after A.I. Evdokimov, since 2006, at the Department of Penitentiary Medicine of the Faculty of General Medicine, targeted training of medical workers for the penal system of the Russian Federation has been carried out. During the work of the department, more than 500 highly qualified graduates – medical specialists were employed in medical organizations of the UIS.
As a result of the meeting, 9 graduates of the Medical University expressed a desire to start their labor activity in the penal system.
The annual staffing of medical institutions of the penal system with graduates of the Department of Penitentiary Medicine contributes to the provision of timely and high-quality medical care to persons whose medical support is entrusted to the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia.
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