Kyiv medical university of UAFM with an idea to inculcate the principles of alternate medicine in the conventional medical world was established in the year 1992, by Dr. PokanevichValeriy (1950-2012) is one of the best institutes for medical education in Ukraine. The university has been outperforming many other institutes located in the country holds a special department of Research and Innovation with a simple goal of implementing all the modern training methods into the conventional medical education system to reach the aspired goal of training excellent clinicians.
KMU aims at maintaining a reputation of teaching with a difference. The rare specialty of combining the basics of Folk medicine with conventional medicine makes our specialists have an edge over all other health professionals in the world. The University has been constantly working on combining principles of evidence based medicine and Practical based learning in the traditional European curriculum to give that added advantage to our students.
The University enjoys pardonable pride in being the only institute in Ukraine with a program that allows the student to have hands on practical training in the best private health care establishments in the country. KMU IS the only university in the country to have a unique practice of making its students undergo part time training in Germany or Poland.
The university has more than 200 qualified lecturers and famous scientists to train the future doctors along with highly qualified departmental heads who are well know experts in their fields:
- Dental Surgery Department headed by Tymofejev O
- Department of Therapeutic Dentistry is headed by Professor Doroshenko SI who is known for implementation of the most effective methods of traditional medicine in dentistry in Ukraine
- Surgery Department is headed by Professor V. Skiba who is a famous surgeon with a worldwide reputation
- Department of tuberculosis is headed by Professor V. Melnik
- Other departments are headed by well know scientists like professor of talc VI, VESELOVSKY ZF, Harnik TP, humpback VA, tops SG and others.