Prof. Bolatbek Baimakhanov

Professor of Surgery, Transplantologits, A.N. Syzganov National Scientific Center of Surgery,  Almaty, Kazakhstan.

Prof. Baimakhanov graduated from the medical faculty of the Alma-Ata State Medical Institute in 1986. On the basis of the Kyzyl-Orda regional hospital from 1986 to 1987 he completed an internship in the specialty “Surgery”.

He began his professional career as an endoscopist at the Kyzyl-Orda Regional Hospital in 1987. In 1991 he completed a two-year clinical residency in the specialty “abdominal surgery”. In 1995 he was elected to the position of a senior researcher at the Department of Endoscopic Surgery of the A.N. Syzganov Research Institute of Clinical and Experimental Surgery. Since 2000, he headed the Health Department of the South Kazakhstan region. In 2003, Prof. Baimakhanov was appointed director of the State Enterprise “Scientific Center for Surgery named after A.I. A.N. Syzganov”. In parallel, in 2006 he graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the Kazakh Economic University named after T. Ryskulov with a Bachelor of Economics degree. From 2007 to 2008 – worked as the head of the Department of Surgery of the Liver, Biliary Tracts, and Pancreas of the Center. In 2008, he was appointed head of the Health Department of the Kyzyl-Orda region. Since 2011 – Chairman of the Board of Directors of JSC “Republican Center for Emergency Medical Care” in Astana.

From February 2012 to 2016 – Chief Physician of the City Clinical Hospital No. 7 in Almaty. From January 2016 to the present, Prof. Baimakhanov has been the Chairman of the Board of JSC “NSCH named after A.N. Syzganov”.