Faculty and Research

Abduzhappar Gaipov
Assistant Professor
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Research Interest

Nephrology, Dialysis and Kidney Transplantation, Stem Cells and Renal Regeneration, Acute Kidney Injury and Intensive Care Nephrology, Apheresis and Extracorporeal Blood Purification, Clinical Epidemiology of Renal Diseases and large database management

Selected Publications


–    Postdoc fellow and ISN Long-Term Research Fellowship, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA (January 2017 – July 2018)

–    ISN-ANIO CNC Program Renal Pathology  Online certified Course, provided by International Society of Nephrology, (May 2015 – April 2016)

–    ERA-EDTA YNP (European Renal Association and European Dialysis Transplant Association, Young Nephrologists Platform) Advisory Program (remote, communication based professional and career development program), (February 2015 – February 2016)

–    ERA-EDTA Long-Term Research Fellowship, Konya (Selcuk) University Meram School of Medicine, Konya, Turkey, (April 2011 – October 2012).

–    PhD doctorate, Department of Internal Medicine, National Scientific Medical Research Center, Astana, Kazakhstan, (November 2005 – October 2008).

–    Postgraduate Medical Internship in Internal Medicine, Akhmet Yasawi Kazakh-Turkish International University Faculty of Medicine, Shymkent, (2004)

–    MD, Akhmet Yasawi Kazakh-Turkish International University Faculty of Medicine, (1997-2003)


–    Good Clinical Practice (GCP) Principles”; AkademiKA® International, Turkey, Istanbul, (2013)

–    Key Issues of Kidney Transplantation Lithuanian University of Health Science, Department of Urology and Nephrology, Kaunas, Lithuania, (2010)

–    Extracorporeal detoxication in the intensive care unit; Novosibirsk Scientific Research Institute of a Pathology of Blood Circulation, Department of Extracorporeal Detoxication, Novosibirsk, Russia, (2010)

–    Actual problems of treatment of patients after kidney transplantation; Moscow Regional Research Clinical Institute, Faculty of Education of Doctors, Moscow, Russia, (2009)

–    Certificated course on nephrology; Sechenov First Moscow Medical Academy, Department of Nephrology and Hemodialysis, Moscow, Russia (2007)

Appointments and positions:            

–    Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine Nazarbayev University School of Medicine, Nur-Sultan,Kazakhstan (2019 – current)

–    Head of Department of Extracorporeal Hemocorrection and Chief Researcher of Department of Science and Postgraduate Education, National Scientific Medical Research Center, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan (2018)

–    MD, nephrologists, Department of Extracorporeal Hemocorrection and Leading Research Associate of Department of Internal Medicine, National Scientific Medical Research Center, Nur-Sultan, (2008)

–    MD, The South-Kazakhstan Regional Clinical Hospital, Shymkent, Kazakhstan (2004)


–    American Society of Nephrology (2017)

–    The Transplantation Society (2017)

–    ERA-EDTA Young Nephrology Platform (YNP) board member, (2017)

–    Society of Nephrologists, Dialysis and Transplant Physicians of Kazakhstan, Member and General Secretary (2016)

–    International society of Nephrology (ISN) regional New Independent States (NIS) & Russia board member, (2016) and deputy chair (2019)

–    ISN Young Nephrology Committee (YNC) board member, (2016)

–    Turkic World Transplantation Society (2015)

–    ERA-EDTA Young Nephrologists Platform (2012)

–    International Society of Nephrology (ISN) (2012)

–    European Renal Association, European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) (2009)

–    Kazakh Nephrology Association (2006)

Research activity

–    Total publications: 130 ; RG Score: 38; h-index: 17; Citations: 892; i10 index: 22, abstracts >100; peer-reviver in 30 and editor in 3 journal