Chief Editor

Denisov Igor Nikolaevich Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Head of the Chair of Family Medicine, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Rector’s Counselor.

Chief Editor’s Deputies

Ulumbekova Guzel Ernstovna, Doctor of Medical Science, President of the Board of Association of Medical Societies for Quality of Medical Care and Medical Education, Rector of the Graduate School of HealthCare Management, VSHOUZ

Balkizov Zalim Zamirovich, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Chief Executive Officer of GEOTAR-Media Publishing Group, AMEE Ambassador for USSR countries, Vice Chairman of the Association of Medical Societies for Quality of Medical Care and Medical Education, International Liaison Officer of the Russian Society for Simulation Education in Medicine

Journal’s International Supervisory Board

International Supervisory Board of the Journal is set up including among others the most distinctive experts in the fields of international medical education:

Emmanuel G. Cassimatis, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Trevor Gibbs, WHO expert and AMEE Development Officer

Ronald Harden, AMEE General Secretary, Chief Editor of Medical Teacher Journal

Stefan Lindgren, World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) President

John Norcini, Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER) President



Editorial Council President:

Kotelnikov Gennady Petrovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Samara State Medical University

Members of Editorial Council

Abramov Aleksey Yurevich, Doctor of Medical Science, Dean of Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia (Moscow)

Artyukhov Ivan Pavlovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Krasnoyarsk State Medical University named after V.F. Voino-Yasenetky (Krasnoyarsk)

Bagnenko Sergey Fedorovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University

Bekmukhambetov Erbol Zhasulanovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of West-Kazakhstan state Medical University named after Marat Ospanov (Aktobe, Republic of Kazakhstan)

Galimzyanov Khalil Mingalievitch, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Astrakhan State Medical Academy (Astrakhan)

Glybochko Petr Vitalievitch, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Moscow)

Dvoinikov Sergey Ivanovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Chief Nursing Specialist of Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation (Samara)

Dolgushin Ilya Iliych, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Chelyabinsk State Medical Academy (Chelyabinsk)

Dosmagambetova Raushan Sultanovna, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Karaganda State Medical University (Karaganda, Republic of Kazakhstan)

Esaulenko Igor Eduardovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Voronezh State Medical Academy named after N.N. Burdenko (Voronezh)

Zelenskaya Nelli Vasilevna, Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, Candidate of Economic Sciences, Director of All-Russian Educational Research Guidance Centre for Continuous Medical and Pharmaceutical Education within Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation (Moscow)

Zurdinov Ashirali Zurdinovich, Corresponding Member of the National academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, Professor, Rector of I.K. Akhunbaev Kyrgyz State Medical Academy (Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic)

Kagramanian Igor Nikolaevich, Candidate of Economic Sciences, First Deputy Minister of Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation (Moscow)

Kalinkin Mikhail Nikolaevich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of State Medical Academy of Tver (St. Petersburg)

Malov Igor Vladimirovich, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of State Medical University of Irkutsk (Irkutsk)

Moshetova Larisa Konstantinovna, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education of Russia (Moscow)

Mukhina Svetlana Anatolievna, Director of Medical College No1 of Moscow (Moscow)

Pavlov Aleksey Vladimirovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of State Medical Academy of Yaroslavl (Yaroslavl)

Petrov Vladimir Ivanovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of State Medical University of Volgograd (Volgograd)

Semenova Tatiana Vladimirovna, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, Director of the Medical Education and Personnel Policy in Health Care Department of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation (Moscow)

Sidorov Pavel Ivanovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, ex-Rector of the Northern State Medical University (Arkhangelsk)

Sozinov Aleksey Stanislavovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of State Medical University of Kazan (Kazan)

Tkachuk Vsevolod Arsenievich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor, Dean of the Faculty of Fundamental Medicine, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Moscow)

Farrakhov Airat Zakievich, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Deputy Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation (Moscow)

Khamzina Nurgul Kalievna, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Director of Department of Education, Science and International Cooperation of Health Ministry, Republic of Kazakhstan (Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan)

Khurtsilava Otari Givievich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of North-Western State Medical University named after I.I. Mechnikov (St. Petersburg)

Shaydarov Mazhit Zeynullovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of Astana Medical University (Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan)

Shumatov Valentin Borisovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Rector of State Medical University of Vladivostok (Vladivostok)

Yuschuk Nikolay Dmitrievich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, President of the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry named after A. Evdokimov (Moscow)

Yablonsky Petr Kazimirovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Dean of Medical Faculty, St. Petersburg State University (Saint Petersburg)

Yaghjyan Gevorg Vigenovich, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, Department of Plastic Reconstructive Microsurgery, Yerevan State Medical University after Mkhitar Heratsi (Yerevan, Armenia Republic)

Yanushevich Oleg Olegovich, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor, Rector of Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry named after A. Evdokimov (Moscow)



Chairman of Editorial Board

Alexander Grigorievich Chuchalin, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, President of Respiratory Society of Russia

Editorial Board

Apolikhin Oleg Ivanovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Director of Urology Research Institute, Vice-President of Urologist Society of Russia

Achkasov Evgeny Evgenievich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of the Department of Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine of I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Chairman of Commission for Healthcare, Ecology, Physical Culture and Sport Development, Public Chamber of RF

Baranov Alexander Alexandrovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Director of V.I. Kulakov Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology Research Center of Ministry of Healthcаre of the Russian Federation Chairman of Executive Committee of the Russian Pediatric Society

Blokhin Boris Miseevich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of the Department of Polyclinic and Urgent Pediatrics of Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, Chairman of the Russian Society of Urgent Pediatrics

Bunyatyan Armen Artavazdovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation of the Petrovsky Russian Research Centre of Surgery, Vice-President of Federation of Anesthesiologists and Intensivists

Vertkin Arcady Lvovich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of the Department of Therapy, Clinical Pharmacology and Emergency Medicine of Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, President of National Research and Practice Society of Emergency Medical Care

Gerasimenko Nicolay Fedorovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, First Vice-Chairman of Committee of State Duma of RF for Public Health

Gusev Evgeny Ivanovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of Department of Board Chairman of All-Russian Society of Neurologists

Dedov Ivan Ivanovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Director of Endocrinological Scientific Centre, chief non-staff specialist expert endocrinologist of the Russian Ministry of Healthcare, President of Russian Association of Endocrinologist

Ivashkin Vladimir Trofimovich – Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Director of Scientific and Educational Clinical Center of Innovative Therapy, main gastroenterologist of Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian Federation, President of Gastroenterologist Association of Russia

Kozlov Roman Sergeevich, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Director of Research Institute of Antimicrobic Chemotherapy of Smolensk State Medical Academy, President of Interregional Association for Clinical Microbiology and Antibacterial Chemotherapy

Kornilov Nicolay Vasilievich, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of the Department of Traumatology and Orthopedics of the First St. Petersburg State Medical University named after. I.P. Pavlov, President of Association of Orthopedists and Traumatologists of Russia

Krasnov Valery Nicolaevich, President of the Russian Society of Psychiatrists

Kubanova Anna Alexeevna, President of the Russian Society of Dermatovenerologists

Maev Igor Veniaminovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, Head of the Department of Propaedeutics of Internal Diseases and Gastroenterology of Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry

Mukhin Nicolay Alexeevich, Chairman of Scientific Society of Nephrologists of Russia

Nasonov Evgeny Lvovich, President of Association of Rheumatologists of Russia

Oganov Rafael Gegamovich, President of All-Russian Society of Cardiologists

Perelman Mikhail Izrailevich, President of Society of Phthisiologists of Russia

Prilepskaya Vera Nicolaevna, President of the Russian Society for Contraception, President of Association for Pathology in Vesical Cervix and Colposcopy

Radzinsky Viktor Evseevich, Vice-President of the Russian Society of Obstetricians-Gynecologists

Roshal Leonid Mikhailovich, President of the National Medical Chamber

Sadovsky Vladimir Viktorovich, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, President of Dental Association of Russia

Savelieva Galina Mikhailovna, Vice-Chairwoman of the Russian Society of Obstetricians-Gynecologists

Serov Vladimir Nicolaevich, President of the Russian Society of Obstetricians-Gynecologists

Starodubov Vladimir Ivanovich, Vice-President of Russian Academy of Medical Science

Ternovoy Sergey Konstantinovich, President of Society for Professionals in Radiology

Khaitov Rakhim Musaevich, President of the Russian Association of Allergologists and Clinical Immunologists

Chissov Valery Ivanovich, Chairman of the Managing Board of the Oncologists Association of Russia