The Department of General medical practice was reorganized in September 2010 by the Kazakh-Russian medical University.
In September 2018, by order of the rector of KRMU, doctor of medical Sciences, Professor N. T. Janakbayev, the Department was strengthened with a course of emergency medical care.
The main goal of the Department is to train highly qualified General practitioners (family doctors) who have the knowledge, ability and practical skills to independently organize and conduct preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitation measures for the most common diseases of adults and children in the primary health care system (PHC).
Training in internship is carried out in accordance with the content of the Law “On education”, State educational standards SES RK RK 3.07.475-2006 (SCES-2006) and guidance letter No. 10.
In connection with the introduction Of the state compulsory standard of education of the Republic of Kazakhstan SES RK 3.07.475-2006 (SES-2006) in the educational process from the 2012-2013 academic year, the duration of training in the internship is two years, upon completion of the bachelor’s degree in General medicine.