The PhD in ISM offers advanced doctoral-level research training that builds on multiple disciplinary perspectives to understanding origins and determinants of health and disease across populations. Students in this program will belong to one of the following Fields of Study associated with the departments of:

  • Occupational medicine
  • Chronic diseases epidemiology
  • Environmental health sciences
  • Epidemiology of microbial diseases
  • Health policy and management


This PhD in Health Sciences is primarily intended for students likely to pursue careers in academia in these Fields of Study or in departments related to population health, or in research-related positions outside of academia. In addition to nurturing the development of the next generation of population health researchers and scientists, the program will provide opportunities for students to build scientific communication, and mentoring and teaching skills, thereby becoming educators in their field.

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  • Address: Kyrgyzstan, Bishkek, 1F Intergelpo str., 2nd floor.
  • Dean's office for Postgraduate Education
  • Phone: 0556163057
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