Department of Propaedeutics of Internal Diseases was organized in 1955 at the premises of the 1st City hospital. From 1961 to 1974, the Department had been premised on the railroad hospital. City Hospital #2 is the clinical site of the Department since 1974. The following persons were the heads of the Department in the different years: R. Spivak (1955 – 1957), Rakhmanov A. (1957 – 1690), P. Vaincvaig (1961 – 1971), E. Babayeva (1971 – 1976), M.
Zverev (1977 – 1989), B. Sagandykov (1990 – 1997) and R. Zhumambayeva (1997- 2014). D. Dautov has been working as the Head of the Department since 2014. The main discipline of the department is propaedeutics of internal diseases. In the following years, some other disciplines were added: “Introduction to clinic” (general medicine), “Internal diseases” (dentistry), “Introduction to clinical medicine” (public health), “Basics of Nursing” (nursing), etc.
In different years, the department had following fields of scientific and research activities: hypertensive disease, opisthorchosis, rheumatism issues, suprarenal cortex hormones in rheumatism, etc.
Staff of the Department carry out their clinical work in therapeutic, gynecologic and neurological departments of City Hospital #2.
The Department held key positions in the field of academic and educational work and level of introduction of innovative teaching methods among all departments of the university. It was ranked 1st according to the results of the academic year 2009-2010.
The Department together with the universities of Finland, Slovenia and Netherlands implements Erasmus+ project aimed at supporting capacity of a higher nur sing education. Our cooperative work with JAMK University of Applied Sciences improves quality of nursing teaching.
There are 12 staff members at the department (Head of Department, assistant professor, assistants and laboratory workers). Three members of the department have candidate of science degree, two assistants are master’s degree students in “Medicine” and other two in “Nursing”.
Besides City Hospital #2, City Hospital #1 and home for elderly people are also used by the department as the clinical site.
Following persons work at the department today: c.m.s., assistant professor A. Tokabayev, Deputy Head B. Orynbasarova, c.m.s., Deputy Head L. Zhazykbayeva, G. Rakhimbekova, Zh. Zhetmekova, Yu. Petrova, A. Sharapiyeva and A. Kusainova.
Daulet Dautov is c.m.s., assistant professor, Excellent Worker of Healthcare. He has been working as the Head of Department Propaedeutics of Internal Diseases since 2014. His field of interests includes cardiology and pulmonology. He has defended his candidate’s diss ertation in pulmonology. D. Dautov completed clinical training in Israel in 2011. He is an author of over 100 scientific publications and 1 textbook.
During the last 10 years, over 20 study books in Kazakh, Russian and English were published, instructional films were created and they are in today’s educational process. D. Dautov is the member of international team that design computer program “3D constructor of common- source hepatitis internal diseases”.