Bogomolets National Medical University
HONOR, MERCY, GLORY

Department of Surgery №1

Educational and methodical work

Department of Surgery №1 offers practical training on its own clinical bases.

Department offers the graduates, interns, masters, clinical residents, postgraduate studies.

Organization of educational process is carried out according to credit-modular system in accordance with the requirements of the dynamic development of the Bologna process. Credit-modular system involves rotation modules of clinical disciplines and the gradual training of one Department for 4, 5, 6 years of training that provides personal responsibility of the Department for the quality of students training on discipline «Surgery».

Educational process at the Department is carried out for the students of medical faculty № 4 and the Department for training English-speaking students (Faculty on training foreign citizens) at 4, 5, 6 courses. Teaching is carried out in accordance with the standard training program, developed by the staff of the Department, and with the following normative documents: educational qualifying characteristics (EQC) and educationally-professional programs (OPP) training, approved by the Ministry of Science and Sducation of Ukraine from 16.04.03 № 239 «On approval for the components of the sectoral standards of higher education on a direction of preparation «Medicine» : 1101; the order of the MOH of Ukraine of 31.01.2005, № 52 «On approval and introduction of new educational plan of preparation of specialists educationally qualification level «specialist» qualification «doctor» in the higher educational establishments of III – IV levels of accreditation of Ukraine on specialities «General medicine», «Pediatrics», «preventive care»; the order of the MOH of Ukraine № 414 of 23.07.07, «On amending the order of the MOH of Ukraine from 31.01.2005 № 52 «On approval and introduction of new educational plan of preparation of specialists educationally qualification level «specialist» qualification «doctor» in the higher educational establishments of III-IV levels of accreditation of Ukraine on specialities «General medicine», «Pediatrics», «preventive care»; recommendations for Developing Training Programs of academic subjects, approved by the order of the MOH of Ukraine of 24.03.2004, № 152 «On approving recommendations on development of educational programs of educational disciplines» with amendments and additions made by the order of the MOH of Ukraine of 12.10.2004, № 492 «On amendments to the recommendations on development of educational programs of educational disciplines»; the order of the MOH of Ukraine of 31.01.03, №148 «On measures to implement the provisions of the Bologna Declaration in the system of higher medical and pharmaceutical education ».

The Department published a textbook «Surgery» for improving the educational process. New expanded edition of the textbook in Russian “Surgery” edited by Professor M.P.Zakharash, was published in the July 2011.

In addition, the employees of the Department have developed several of thematic guidelines. Methodical recommendations for professors should help them in their more effective teaching.

For 4,5,6 years students according to the educational plan we created a base of the methodological recommendations for training on each topic of the lesson. For the faculty of preparation of English-speaking students we have written some methodological recommendations in English.

In addition to the training materials, the staff of the Department has created a database of the test control which is used for the intermediate and final module control.

The Department pays special attention to the training of students at the Department of Surgery №1 for the licensing examination «Krok-2». The employees of the Department regularly update the test base «Krok-2 Surgery» – add new exercises to the general database «Krok-2» of the testing centre.

During last year there was published with employees’ direct participation of the Department of Surgery №1 a textbook «Endoscopy of internal organs». – Kyiv – Vistka – 2010 (335p.) and teaching Atlas “Retained tissue after high frequency welding surgery” – Kyiv: Naukova Dumka. – 2009 (200 p.). The Departnment wrote and approved 3 methodological recommendations with the stamp of Ukrmedpatentinform: M.P.Zakharash, V.D.Parii, V.O.Yakovenko , N.V. Kharchenko, O.G. Kuryk, G.A.Soloviova, K.V.Barannikov “Screening precancerous changes and stomach cancer” //Methodical recommendations. – Kyiv. – B rand . – 2009. – 32 p., M.P.Zakharash, N.V., Kharchenko, S.V. Muzyka “Screening of precancer and colon cancer” //Methodical recommendations. – Kyiv. – Medicine. – 2010. – 18 p., . A.M.Kvacheniuk, M.P.Zakharash, O.Yu.Ioffe, T.V. Tarasiuk “Surgical methods for treatment of metabolic syndrome and type 2 diabetes “//Methodical recommendations. – Kyiv. – Naukovyi svit. – 2010. – 24 p.

 

An important contribution to development of educational and methodical work is a creation of a video library of surgical interventions. Students have access to this training. For today the library includes videos of the following surgical interventions: Laparoscopic hernioplasty, Laparoscopic fundoplication, Electric welding of biological tissues, Left-sided hemicolectomy, Laparoscopic vaginoplasty, Reconstructive colon surgery, Mini-invasive surgical interventions controlled ultrasound, Hernioplasty, Acute cholecystitis. The above films are used for demonstration at the practical and lecture classes.

The deparment stuff involve their students in preparation (and participation) in the department educational and research activities, where they can get additional information concerning the development of surgical science and medical-consultative at the present stage. Last year the Department organized the thematic scientific-practical conferences: « Laparoscopic technologies in modern surgery», Master-class on abdominal single-port laparoscopy surgery, Meetings of the society of surgeons of Kyiv and Kyiv region every month (a total of 10 meetings).

All new scientific ideas, which were developed on the base of the Department of Surgery №1 are implemented in the department educational process