The modern concept of public health requires improving the work on the primary prevention of diseases. In this regard , the priority task of our university is a focused educational work to improve the health culture of both students and employees of the academy , as well as the population , to form their responsibility for their own health, and the need to lead a healthy lifestyle .
Today it is absolutely clear that the development of a prosperous society is practically impossible without consciously following a healthy lifestyle. The main tasks set by the leadership of the FSBEI HE SOGMA of the Ministry of Health of Russia on the formation of a healthy lifestyle :
1. Creating optimal conditions in the educational environment , contributing to the preservation and promotion of health.
2. Development of differentiated preventive programs based on the analysis of the results of monitoring the health status of students and employees.
3. Improving information and educational activities to promote a healthy lifestyle, and the prevention of socially significant diseases.
4. Reducing the prevalence of bad habits .
To monitor the psychological and physical health of students and workers, testing is carried out according to special programs and differentiated preventive programs are developed on their basis.
For the organization of sports and fitness and sports classes in SOGMA there are two sports halls, a sports and fitness center, and a sports ground. Sports sections are very popular among students and academy employees: volleyball, basketball, indoor soccer, table tennis, badminton, bullet shooting, fitness and chess. In general, the sports andathletic base of the Academy meets the necessary requirements .
Promotion of a healthy lifestyle among various contingents of the population of the republic is carried out on the basis of the comprehensive information and educational program “The best medicine is prevention!” . Lectures , discussions , round tables, discussions, thematic evenings are systematically held on the basis of educational institutions and universities of the republic . Health residents and city events are organized for the residents of Vladikavkaz firs .