Humanitas and Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University

Humanitas University is happy to be hosting four students of the 4th and 5th year of the “Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University”, Medical School of the Ministry Of Healthcare of the Russian Federation, thanks to the Cooperation Agreement for Student Exchange between the two Universities.
They are practicing and assisting professionals in different departments of Humanitas Research Hospital as part of their medical training, focused on Oncology, Surgery, Neurology, Cardiology and Internal Medicine.


“We are thankful for this experience, we are learning a lot of notions. We are experiencing this country’s medical practice so we are able to identify and understand the mutual differences in medical education between Italy and Russia; it is a great and enriching opportunity.”

Students of the Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University


Humanitas is a highly specialized Hospital, Research and Teaching Center. Built around centers for the prevention and treatment of cancer, cardiovascular, neurological and orthopedic disease – together with an Ophthalmic Center and a Fertility Center – Humanitas also operates a highly specialised Emergency Department.