69 Pekarska str., Lviv, 79010, Ukraine
Tel.: +38 (032) 275-76-32
Danylo Halytsky Lviv National Medical University is one of the leading universities at level IV accreditation.
The University stuff holds membership in 70 international associations and scientific societies.
Danylo Halytsky LNMU is one of the highest rated medical Universities in Ukraine. LNMU is among the “Top-20 Universities of Ukraine” and according to Scopus 2012 it has 2nd place among Medical Universities of Ukraine. LNMU has received several rewards and prizes of State Educational Exhibitions (Golden Medal of International Exhibition “Modern Educational Institutes”, the “Leader of National System of Rating Scoring of Higher Educational Institutes” title).
Today LNMU has 6 faculties, a Medical College, 75 departments (47 clinical ones among them), Medical Dentistry Center, Teaching Pharmacy, Botanic Garden, Scientific Laboratory and Laboratory of Industrial Toxicology, Antineoplastic Medication Research Center, Scientific Library. The campus occupies 14 buildings, 9 dormitories, and a cafeteria. University has a Recreational and Sport Summer Camp “Medyk”.
About 17 000 persons are studying at the University annually, of which 5632 are students, including 1,000 foreigners, 25 students of preparatory courses, about 1,660 residents (internship program), 41 fellows (mastership program), 64 PhD fellows, 64 clinical ordinators, about 10,000 students of Postgraduate education, and 312 students of the Medical College.
Students of all faculties are studying according to the Credit-Module System.
Teaching and research are conducted by 1,227 scholars: 143 Doctors of Science and 640 Candidates of Science, including 114 senior professors, and 350 associate professors. There are 5 Academics and Correspondent Members of Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences and of Ukrainian National Academy of Medical Sciences. Among the professors and senior lecturers of the University, there are 18 Academics and Associates of other academies, 8 winners of Ukrainian State Award in the field of Science and Technique, 7 Honored Workers of Education, 1 Honored Worker of Physical Training and Sport of Ukraine, 12 Honored Workers of Science and Technique of Ukraine, 20 Honored Physicians of Ukraine.
Between 1944 and 2012 years approximately 50,000 specialists graduated from the University. There were 37,5000 physicians, 11,000 pharmacists, 500 bachelors among them.
There were approximately 3,000 foreign graduates.
Faculty of Postgraduate Education prepared about 150,000 physicians and pharmacists after 1991.
There are 22 scientific schools at the University.
There are 5 Specialized Scientific Counsels on defending dissertations for Candidate and Doctor Degree.
Scholars of the University have defended 709 dissertations (109 for Doctor Degree and more than 600 for Candidate degree) since 1991.
Approximately 2000 textbooks, manuals and monographs have been published during this period.
10 scientific journals, 2 scientific papers, 2 newspapers are being published at the University.
Highly qualified specialists provide their assistance to population of Lviv, as well as Lviv region, and other regions of Ukraine. The amount of open heart interventions, carotid artery operations, endoscopic surgeries, mandible / maxilla osteoplasty, cleft lip and palate procedures, etc constitute about 35% of the number conducted in Ukraine.
About 25,000 of new treatment and diagnostic techniques are introduced.
University concluded 14 continuous agreements on collaboration with Universities in other countries.
Departments and laboratories conduct scientific partnership with 74 foreign institutes from 12 countries.
Leading foreign specialists conduct master classes at LNMU.
33 famous scholars from leading Universities of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Poland and USA are Honored Doctors of the University.
Educational and scholarly achievements of professors of the University are represented every year at scientific, medical, pharmaceutical workshops on state and international levels. They are honored with medals, diplomas and other awards.