Chairman of the Supervisory Board

 

Birtanov Yelzhan Amantaevich

 

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Birtanov Yelzhan Amantaevich -  Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan

Mr Birtanov is professional manager, healthcare manager, doctor of medical sciences, master of business administration.

He graduated from Almaty state medical institute in 1994, then came down from the University of the State of Arizona, Tusson in 1994; also got degree in healthcare management in the Russian medical academy of postgraduate education. In 2006 he finished the Charite University clinic (Berlin, Germany) in Management of hospital business, then in 2008 he got a degree in Turan University (major-Economics). In 2013 he graduated from Duke University, USA ( Fuqua School of Business, Master's Program of Global Executive MBA).

Work experience:

  • 1991-1994 -Central City Clinical Hospital, Department of psychoneurology;  Male nurse

  • Emergency Hospital of Almaty city , Department of Intensive Care and Reanimation, Department of Toxicology ; Male nurse

  • 1994-1998 – Emergency Hospital; Toxicologist, Reanimatologist, Chief of the Information and Consultative Toxicology Center;

  • 1998-1999 - Toxicology Center of Almaty city; Director

  • 1999-2005 - Republican Toxicology Center; Director, Chief toxicologist of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

  • 2000-2008 - Almaty State Institute of doctors professional skills improvement, Teacher of toxicology course; Head of Depertment

  • 2005-2008 - Republican State Enterprise Institute of Healthcare Development MH RK, Director

  • 2008 - JSC “National Medical Holding”; Deputy Chairman of the Board;

  • 2008-2010 - Vice Minister of Healthcare of Kazakhstan;

  • 2010-2012 - JSC “National Medical Holding”, Chairman of the Board;

  • 2012-2014 - Executive Council of Nazarbayev University, Chairman Adviser;

  • 2014-2015 - LLP " Public-Private Partnership Projects Support Center", Chairman of the Board;

  • November 2015 - January 2017 - Vice Minister of Healthcare and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan;

  • In January 2017 Mr Birtanov was appointed to the position of Minister of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

He is an author of more than 50 scientific papers and works. Mr Birtanov speaks Kazakh, Russian, English languages fluently. For his contribution to the development of the healthcare system of the Republic of Kazakhstan he was awarded the "Honors of Health" and "Қазақстан Республикасы денсаулық сақтау ісінің үздігі" awards.

     

 

Members of the Supervisory Board



Kulzhanov

Maksut Karimovich

 

Kulzhanov Maksut Karimovich -  Chairman of the Board of the Public Association "Republican Medical Chamber"

He is a Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, First Director General of the Republican Center for Health Development in Astana. Main activities of the Center are methodological and analytical support of healthcare reforms conducted by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan. He is the founder of the Kazakhstan School of Public Health, which is the first and only organization of such type not only in the Central Asian region, but also throughout the CIS. Kulzhanov was managing this organization during 15 years, and had achieved its recognition in the international arena. When he was Vice Minister of health from 1992 to 1997, he became one of the founders of the health insurance system in Kazakhstan.

Work experience:

  • 1972-1973 - Republican Clinical Hospital; Doctor

  • 1973-1975 - Kazakhstan Research Institute of Epidemiology, Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Junior Researcher

  • 1975-1978 - Kazakhstan Institute of Endemic medicine, Post-graduate student

  • 1978-1987 - Kazakhstan Research Institute of Cardiology, Researcher, Kazakh Scientific Research Institute of Hygiene and Occupational Diseases, Leading Researcher

  • 1987-1990 - Republican Center for Health Protection, Deputy Director General

  • 1990-1992 - Kazakhstan Research Institute of Hygiene and Occupational Diseases, Head of the laboratory

  • 1992-1997 - Vice Minister of Healthcare of Kazakhstan

  • 1994-1996 - WHO Standing Committee, Member

  • 1997-2011 - Kazakhstan Higher School of Public Health, President

  • 2000-2004 - WHO Executive Board, Member of the Board

  • since 2002 - Asia-Pacific Academic Consortium for Public Health, Member of the Board

  • since 2002 – COHRED, Member of the Board

  • since 2002 - ASPHER, APAC PH, Member of the Board of Directors

  • since 2002 - National Association of Public Health Professional,  President

  • 2012 - National Chamber of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, President

  • 2011-2013 - Republican State Enterprise on the right of economic management "Republican Health Development Center" MoH, Deputy Director General, Director General

  • since 2013 - Public Association "Republican Medical Chamber", Chairman of the Board

  • since 2015 - WHO Executive Board, Member

He has been published more than 100 doctors and candidates of medical sciences. He is a author of more than 200 scientific publications in Russian and English languages. He has a great experience as a lecturer, researcher, exceptional leader, diplomat in the health sector. His last areas of research and professional activity are health policy, global health, the development of palliative care, healthy aging, mental health and much more.

He is the editor-in-chief of two national magazines "Health Care of Kazakhstan" and "Health Sector Manager". Prof Kulzhanov is a President of the Republican Medical Chamber. He acted and continues to act as a member of various international councils and represent the interests of national health at the international level.



Sharman Almaz

 

Sharman Almaz – President of Public Association "Academy of Preventive Medicine of Kazakhstan".

He graduated from the Kazakh National Medical University named after S.D. Asfendiyarov; completed a curriculum for the leaders of the Academic Medical Centers at Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; completed a curriculum of public administration Institute of Public Administration, Charlottesville, North Carolina, USA. He is a Candidate of Medical Sciences with a degree in Immunology (Institute of Immunology, Moscow); Doctor of Medical Sciences in specialty "Immunology" (Kyiv State Medical Institute named after Bogomolets).

Work experience:

  • 2015 – to present time – Public Association "Academy of Preventive Medicine of Kazakhstan"; President

  • 2013 – to present time – Supervisory Board of HealthCity LLP; CEO, Chairman

  • 2010 - 2012 -  National Medical Holding, Chairman of the Board of Directors;

  • 2008-2012 - National Medical Holding, Chairman of the Board;

  • 2006-2008 - founder of the Kazakhstan office, director of the transnational company "Medtronic"

  • 2001-2006 гг. - Infectious Disease advisor of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for Central Asia, and then he became a head of the USAID Kazakhstan Representative Office with the status of an American diplomat;

  • 1994-2001 -  medical coordinator of the international project of medical and demographic research in Calverton, Maryland, USA


Wang Tat Hui

 

Wang Tat Hui - Dean of the Graduate School of Public Policy, Nazarbayev University.

He holds a Ph.D. in Economics and a Master of Economics from the Australian National University. He is an expert in such areas as the impact of globalization on labor markets, economic issues of migration, education, aging and pensions, and labor market policies in Singapore.

Work experience:

  • September, 2016- to present time - Dean of the Higher School of Public Policy, Nazarbayev University
  • November, 2015 - August, 2016 - Acting Dean of the Higher School of Public Policy, Nazarbayev University
  • 2015-2016 - Member of the Steering Committee, Study for a dynamic Singapore on the position of the Singapore Business Federation
  • 2014-2016 - Member of the Advisory Group on Research of the National Population and Talent Department, Office of the Prime Minister of Singapore
  • 2013 - Visiting Scholar, International Labor Organization, Geneva
  • 2012 – to present time – Chairman of the Academic Council of the Academy of TMC
  • 2012 - member of the International Group of Experts, Institute for Adult Learning
  • 2010 - member of the working group on human resources policy REACH, Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports
  • 2009 - Member of the Working Group of the Committee on Economic Strategies for Human Resources and Low-wage Workers
  • 2009 - Consultant, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
  • 2008-2010 - Member of the Expert Commission of the National Research Center of the National Library for Policy Analysis
  • 2007-2008 - Member of the Steering Committee for the Water Week in Singapore
  • 2004-2008 - Vice Dean (on academic issues), Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
  • January-July, 2004-Invited Research Fellow, Center for Labor Market Research, University of Western Australia
  • 2002 - Member of the IPS Working Group on Economic Restructuring on the Process and Impact of Structural Change 1986 - Senior Tutor, National University of Singapore
  • 2002 - Member of the Subcommittee on Economic Review of the Working Group on Wages
  • 2001 - Expert on Human Resources, National Council on Wages
  • 2000-2003 - Vice Dean (Research and Post-Graduate Study), National University of Singapore, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • 2000-2002 - Consultant, Ministry of Labor Resources
  • 1999-2000 - Acting Chief, Department of Economics
  • Since 1998 - Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
  • 1994-1995 - Visiting Fellow, School of Business, Indiana University
  • 1991-1998 - Senior Lecturer, National University of Singapore
  • 1986-1991 - lecturer, National University of Singapore
  • 1984 - Assistant researcher, Australian National University
  • 1979-1981 - System specialist, Organization of systems and computers, Ministry of Defense
  • 2002 - Member of the Subcommittee on Economic Review of the Working Group on Wages
  • 2001 - Expert on Human Resources, National Council on Wages
  • 2000-2003 - Vice Dean (Research and Post-Graduate Study), National University of Singapore, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
  • 2000-2002 - Consultant, Ministry of Labor Resources
  • 1999-2000 - Acting Chief, Department of Economics
  • Since 1998 - Associate Professor, National University of Singapore
  • 1994-1995 - Visiting Fellow, School of Business, Indiana University
  • 1991-1998 - Senior Lecturer, National University of Singapore
  • 1986-1991 - lecturer, National University of Singapore
  • 1984 - Assistant researcher, Australian National University
  • 1979-1981 - System specialist, Organization of systems and computers, Ministry of Defense

Filippo Bartoccioni

 

Filippo Bartoccioni - Executive Director for Strategic Development (Vice-Rector) at the Medical University of Astana

Mr Bartoconi is a Candidate of Medical Sciences and Biomedical Sciences. He conducts the following research activities: Evaluation of strategic planning and establishment of a network of remote service providers in rural areas and urban health services: comparative analysis in different countries and cultural settings. Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Department of Preventive Hygiene and Medicine, Rome, Italy. He has a master's degree in business administration and digital age marketing, University of Barcelona, ​​Institute for Continuing Education, Barcelona, ​​Spain. He received a confirmation certificate 50:50 with distinction, School of Specialization in Preventive Hygiene and Medicine, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Department of Preventive Hygiene and Medicine, Rome, Italy. He also holds a certificate with honors in the field of Cardiac Surgery, School of Specialization, Heart Surgery, Catholic Sacred Heart University, Department of Cardiac Surgery, Rome, Italy.

Work experience:

  • 2017 – to present time - Executive Director for Strategic Development (Vice-Rector) at the Medical University of Astana, Astana, Kazakhstan
  • 2012 – to present time - Honorary Professor of Technology Assessment in Health Care "Tashkent Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education", "Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan", Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • 2015 - 2017 - Medical Director: Department of Management Control System and Coordinator of the Office of Business Analysts and the Office of International Cooperation. Hospital of Azienda (ASL Viterbo), Viterbo, Italy
  • October, 2016 - Participation in the research project of the Medical University of La Sapienza-Astana through the Ph.D. in Catholic University "Integrated University: a system of management and evaluation of the education and health system", Astana, Kazakhstan
  • 2009 – 2015 - Medical Director: Department of Clinical Management and Education of the Hospital S. Camillo Forlanini, Rome, Italy
  • 2013 - 2014 - Participation in the research project "Interhospital network - University Hospital of KazNMU", Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • 2012 - 2014 - Member of the Editorial Board of COM. Rome, Italy
  • December, 2012 - June, 2013 - Participated in the research project "UNIclinic - University Hospital of KazNMU", Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • May, 2013 - Member of the Judges Panel of the International Students Forum "DOC-2013", Turkestan, Kazakhstan
  • January 2013 - February, 2013 - International Consultant UNDP / GF Project "Continuous Expansion of HIV Response, focusing on Increasing Population Risk and Strengthening Systems and Opportunities for Universal Access to HIV Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Care in Uzbekistan" ". Republican Center for State Sanitary and Epidemiological Surveillance Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • December, 2012 - Participated in the project "International Cooperation Project in Master's Programs for Medical Professions", Graduate School of Management, Barcelona, ​​Spain
  • May, 2013 - Member of the Judges Panel of the International Students Forum "DOC-2013", Turkestan, Kazakhstan
  • January 2013 - February, 2013 - International Consultant UNDP / GF Project "Continuous Expansion of HIV Response, focusing on Increasing Population Risk and Strengthening Systems and Opportunities for Universal Access to HIV Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment and Care in Uzbekistan" ". Republican Center for State Sanitary and Epidemiological Surveillance Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • December, 2012 - Participated in the project "International Cooperation Project in Master's Programs for Medical Professions", Graduate School of Management, Barcelona, ​​Spain
  • August 2006 - May 2009 - Doctor in the Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
  • September 2005 - August 2006 - Internship in Cardiosurgery in the Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
  • July 2005 - Chief Medical Officer, Holiday Village Club Vacanze, Tropea, Italy
  • February 2005 - June 2005 - Theoretical internship in cardiac surgery in the Department of Cardiac Surgery, Bologna University, Bologna, Italy
  • December 2004 - February 2005 - Internship in cardiosurgery in the department of cardiac surgery, clinic Villa Maria Sicily, Cotignola, Italy
  • July 2003 - December 2004 - Internship in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery in the Department of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery, Catherina Ziekenhuis, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
  • February - May 2003 - Traineeship in cardiosurgery in the department of cardiac surgery, San Camillo Forlanini, Rome, Italy
  • June - September 2002 - Traineeship in cardiosurgery in the department of cardiac surgery, clinic Villa Maria Pia, Turin, Italy
  • February - June 2002 - Internship in Cardiosurgery in the Department of Cardiac Surgery, San Camillo Forlanini Hospital, Rome, Italy
  • July-August 2001 - Internship in Cardio-Thoracic Surgery and Vascular Surgery in the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery and Thoracic Surgery, OLV Clinic (Onze Lieve Vrouw Ziekenhuis), Alst, Belgium
  • 1997-2001 - Theoretical and practical internship in cardiosurgery in the department of cardiac surgery, Silvestrini Hospital, Perugia, Italy

Secretary of the Supervisory Board

Urimov Ruslan

 

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Urimov Ruslan – secretary of the Supervisory board of RSHD