The PhD thesis «Molecular genetic prognosis of development of chronic viral hepatitis and liver cirrhosis of viral etiology in the Kazakh population» the specialty 6D110100 – Medicine, done by Meruyert R. Massabayeva, will be defended at the dissertation council at the Semey State Medical University.

The dissertation was done at the department of neurology, psychiatry and infectious diseases at the Semey State Medical University.

The defense will be held in Russian language.



Sholpan A. Kulzhanova – doctor of medical sciences (14.00.36 – allergology and immunology), Head of the Infectious diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology Department of the Medical University of Astana.

Saule E. Rakhimova – candidate of biology sciences (03.00.07 – microbiology), Senior Researcher of the Department of Genomic and Medicine Center for Life Sciences, National Laboratory Astana, Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan.


Scientific consultants:

Nurlan E. Aukenov – candidate of medical sciences, Head of United educational and scientific laboratory of the Semey State Medical University, Kazakhstan.

Shunichi Yamashita – MD, PhD, Trustee and Vise-President Nagasaki University, Professor and Chairman Department of Health Risk Control Atomic Bomb disease Institute, Nagasaki University, Japan.

The defense will take place at 14.00 on December 13th, 2016 at the Dissertation council at the Semey State Medical University; address: Semey, Abay Str., 103, the large conference hall.



Scientific Secretary: Alma Z. Tokayeva: phone: (cell) +77013559338, (work) 8 (7222) 522094 (int. 1092), e-mail:

Technical Secretary: Gaukhar K. Amantayeva: phone: (cell) +77471894107, (work) 8 (7222) 522094 (int. 1092), e-mail:


Appendix № 1- short annotation, № 2- dissertation, №3 – list of publications, №4 -advisers reviews.