On December 20, a seminar was held at the International Medical Faculty, which was devoted to research and development. The seminar was organized on the initiative of the SRS Department. At the seminar, a professor from the Nazarbayev University of the Republic of Kazakhstan took part and shared his experience in research work and stressed the particular importance of researching science in the life of teachers. During the seminar the teachers were acquainted with the main stages, methods of research, and also received information on the registration of publications in the RINC system. Also familiarized with terms such as Impact Factor and Hirsch Index. The seminar was completed by questions from the participants. Deputy dean for scientific work Ph.D., associate professor Tashmatova N. and participants of the seminar expressed gratitude to the professor.