Research activity is an indispensable part of the training process and has been directed at the development of fundamental and applied studies in the sphere of medical science and practice over the all years of its existence, training of science and educational personnel. This focus area of scientific investigations is headed by Professor V.I. Mamchur.
Scientific medical school of Dnipropetrovsk is famous for its scientist-theoreticians and clinicians who have developed efficient system of medical education, introduced into clinical practice potent forms of medical care, rendered to the population, high ethical principles.
In 2017 membership of academic staff was 714 persons, among them 117 Doctors of Sciences and 362 Candidates of Sciences, 85 Professors, 193 associate Professors. 62 persons undergo post-graduate course of studies (3 of them are foreign citizens). 38 scholars pursue dissertations to obtain the degree of Doctor of Science and 201 − the degree of Candidate of Science. 83 research works are being carried out at the Departments of the DMA, at the Institute of Medical-Biological Problems.
Annually more than 1700 articles are published by research fellows with the active participation of postgraduates, student-members of the Student’s Science Society; 45-60 patents are granted. Our scholars take part in many Ukrainian and International scientific conferences.
By the data of the world-wide science metrical basis Scopus, which monitors rating assessment of higher education establishments of Ukraine, SE «Dnipropetrovsk Medical Academy of Health Ministry of Ukraine» occupies 25th place, and among medical and pharmaceutical universities – the 4th. Over the recent time staff members of the DMA have got ten State Prizes of Ukraine in the sphere of science and technology.
Due to the efforts of leading scientists and the whole academic staff of the DMA, innovative technologies and achievements are being effectively implemented into the practice of health care bodies of our country.