Happy Professional Training Day! 17.06.2021
By the order of the national leader Heydar Aliyev from June 4, 2001, June 17 celebrated in our country as a professional holiday of medical workers. The celebration of this day is a vivid manifestation of care for the health of the medical staff.
Today, the health of Azerbaijan is going through a new stage of development, and in recent years, raising the level of medical care to modern standards, ensuring the health of a citizen is an important part of the state's social obligations.
The ASATIFD named after A. Aliyev team is also actively involved in successful changes in the state of health of the country, fulfills it’s responsibilities for the implementation of the state programs for various diseases, adopted by decrees of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, providing medical assistance to citizens in workplaces and regions.
Celebrating their professional holiday during the new Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, our employees are in the process of fighting the disease and are doing their part to protect public health. Today we can say with confidence that we will continue to successfully and adequately fulfill the tasks set by our state.
I congratulate all employees of the institute on their professional holiday, I wish each of you long life, strong health and success in your work.
Professor Nazim Gasimov, the Rector of ASATIFD named after A. Aliyev.
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Our institute successfully provides development of national healthcare and higher medical personnel, development and improvement of qualifications of doctors for 80 years. The institute aims to increase awareness of medical education of doctors, their obtaining of new achievements of fundamental medicine and obtaining application of modern methods of diagnostics in clinical practice. These are integral attributes of developing modern medicine of the XXI century. Professor V.A.Tarnogradskiy, M.M.Efendiyev and B.A.Agayev were the first rectors of the institute. Academician Aziz Aliyev played great role for revival of our institute. The institute named after him since 1962 year according to resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers based on request of institute’s staff. Talented and highly qualified medical personnel, including M.Mammadov, M.X. Yagubov, S.M. Gusman, I.I.Lukov, S.G.Stain, N.M. Israfilova, P.P. Popov, S.İ.Velikhan, etc. was established in Azerbaijan during these years.