Tomsk Cardiology Institute, Tomsk, Siberian Federal District
Founded in 1604, the city of Tomsk is a major metropolitan center and home to 6 universities, hence the city’s informal name, Siberian Athens. Tomsk is located in the center of the country, in Russia’s vast Siberian Federal District, which is about half the size of the entire U.S. with a population roughly three times that of New York City.
self-sustaining site: our fourth
area served: 2 million square miles
population served: 19 million
years of collaboration: 2006 – 2012
specialists trained: 50+
children saved to date: 5,300