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IIDF 2023
According to the tradition, at the end of the year, specialists on infectious diseases from all over Russia and experts from various countries met on December 10-13 in Moscow, at the Congress Center of Sechenov University, at the II International Infectious Diseases Forum, to share their knowledge, experience and research in this field.

II MIF was devoted not only to present-day topics in the field of infectious diseases, but also to the commemoration date - the 100th anniversary of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the First Moscow State University named after I. M. Sechenov.
International Section
IIDF brought together specialists from Belarus, Armenia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan,
Tajikistan and a number of foreign countries
International experts:
Associate Professor (Community and Family Medicine); Department of Clinical Research, Institute for the Study of Liver and Hepatobiliary system, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) (New Delhi, India)
Professor, Department of Medicine of the Govt Institute Of Medical Sciences (Greater Noida, India)
Philippa Easterbrook
Senior Researcher, World Health Organization Headquarters (Geneva, Switzerland)
Igor Karpov
Chief Infectious Diseases Specialist of the Ministry of Health of the Belarus;
Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases, Belarusian State Medical University (Minsk, Belarus)
Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine and Physiopathology of the Digestive Tract of the University of Bologna (Bologna, Italy)
Erkin Musabaev
Director of the Research Institute of
Virology of the Republican specialized scientific and practical Medical Center for Epidemiology, Microbiology, Infectious and Parasitic diseases, Chief Infectious Diseases Specialist of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Uzbekistan (Tashkent, Uzbekistan)
Head of the Republican Scientific and Practical Center for the Control of Viral Infections of the Kyrgyz Ministry of Health (Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan)
Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Avicenna Tajik State
Medical University, Chief Infectious Disease Specialist, of the Ministry of Health and Social
Protection of the Population of the Republic of Tajikistan (Dushanbe, Tajikistan)
Narina Sargsyants
Ministry of Health Advisor in the
field of Infectious Diseases, Head of Department of Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Health of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Armenia (Yerevan, Armenia)
Professor, Faculty of Applied Sciences, University of Kuala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Goran Stevanovic
Associated Professor, Specialist for infectious and tropical diseases, Director of Clinic for infectious and tropical disease, University Clinical Center of Serbia (Belgrade, Serbia)
Igor Stoma
Rector, Professor of the Department of Infectious Diseases, Gomel State Medical University, (Gomel, Belarus)
Hamid Saeed
Professor of Medicine, Consultant Gastroenterologist; Director of the Clinical Trials Unit, Aga Khan University, (Karachi, Pakistan)
Hassani Mohammed
Associate Professor of Infectious
Diseases and Hepatogastroenterology, National Hepatology & Tropical Medicine Research Institute (NHTMRI)
Minister's Assistant for Projects and Public Health Initiatives;
Executive director, the National Committee for Control of Viral Hepatitis (NCCVH) (Cairo, Egypt)
Jian Li
National Center for HIV/AIDSPrevention and Control, China Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Beijing,China)

“INFECTIONS ASSOCIATED WITH INTERNATIONAL TOURISM AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES”

4:21Erkin Rakhmanov – 'Malaria is a public health issue'
18:18Dr Ajeet Singh Bhadoria – 'Typhoid fever: control and challenges'
36:44Evgeny Morozov – 'African and American trapinosomiasis'
59:54Professor Dr Shamala Devi Sekaran – 'Dengue: The many unanswered questions'
1:35:40Dr Payal Jain – 'Chikungunya: A re-emerging arboviral menace'
29:10Giovanni Marasco, MD, PhD – 'FibroScan as an indispensable tool for diagnosing Chronic Liver Diseases in clinical practice
36:29 Nurmatov Zuridin Sharipovich - “Epidemiological features of COVID-19 and assessment of population immunity among the population of Kyrgyzstan”
The International Section has provided a platform for the exchange of knowledge and experience that has contributed to strengthening international links in the field of health. International cooperation is an important factor in ensuring global security and combating infectious diseases throughout the world.

Professionals shared the results of research in various fields of infectology, discussed methods of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of epidemiological diseases.
Program of the Forum
The topics covered in the plenary session were discussed at satellites and sections, namely:
During the 4 days of the Forum, 3 satellite symposiums and 17 sessions were held, which featured more than 120 interesting presentations. The event was attended by 2,611 participants from more than 70 regions of Russia. 788 attended in person, while 1,823 participants followed the Forum online.
Grand opening of the forum

On behalf of the Minister of Health of the Russian Federation Murashko M.A. Andrey Plutnicki, Deputy Minister of Health of the Russian Federation, addressed the Forum participants with a welcoming and congratulatory statement, Noting that biosafety is an urgent task that cannot be accomplished without the integration of the entire international community and the effective interaction of scientific and medical organizations. Making the health system sustainable to infectious challenges a priority. At the end of his speech, Andrey Plutnicki congratulated the department on the anniversary, stressing that it is one of the most important and important in the country and serves as a forge of personnel for the infection service. Graduates of the department work not only in Russia, but also abroad, which testifies to the high level of scientific school and teaching staff.

Vice-Rector for Innovation and Clinical Activity, Head of the Department of Faculty Therapy of Sechenov University, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor Viktor Fomin noted that the need for infectious disease doctors will only grow, Therefore, it is important to continue to develop educational programs and attract talented young professionals, because infectious diseases remain a global challenge that threatens the security of our country and the world as a whole. Viktor Fomin also noted that the department of infectious diseases is always in the vanguard of training and wished prosperity, new achievements and thriving.

Director of the Institute of Clinical Medicine. N.V. Sklifosovsky Sechenovsky University, professor Beatrice Volel, congratulated the department on its 100th anniversary, noting its dynamic and young spirit. She emphasized the great contribution of the department to education, including training of foreign students. She noted the dedication, seriousness and involvement required in this profession. Beatrice Volel described the department of infectious diseases as an "impregnable fortress" in education, which continues to successfully resist challenges and changes, maintaining its position. Wished further development and prosperity.

Director of the Public Health Institute. F.F. Erisman, Head of the Department of Epidemiology and Evidence Medicine of Sechenovsky University Nikolay Briko, in his speech mentioned the achievements of the department for 100 years of work, including training of personnel and development of methods of treatment and diagnosis, and also shared his memories of student years and noted that this time was filled with knowledge and experience that he received while studying at the department.

President of the Children’s Scientific and Clinical Center of Infectious Diseases of FMBA Russia, chief freelance specialist on infectious diseases in children of the Ministry of Health of Russia and FMBA Russia, academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Yuri Lobzin congratulated the department on the anniversary. Yuriy Lobzin said a few words about outstanding members of the department, shared his memories about friendship and work with Sergei Pak: a brilliant clinical researcher and scientists whose work on pathogenetic therapy is still current and studied at the department. Kind words were spoken to Elena Volchkova - an outstanding doctor, brilliant teacher, scientist and a wonderful person. Her contribution to the development of the department and medical science is invaluable.
The plenary session
"Department of Infectious Diseases of Sechenov University: yesterday, today, tomorrow"

The meeting was opened by the head of the Department, Honored Doctor of the Russian Federation, Professor, Dr. Elena Volchkova. Yelena Volchkova told about the history of the department since its foundation, about achievements in scientific, educational and social activities and about famous graduates who still work in different parts of Russia and abroad.


Valeriy Malov, professor of the department, Doctor of Medical Sciences, continued the meeting. His report was devoted to memories of the head of the department in 1975-2011. Sergei Pak. Sergey Grigoryevich’s multifaceted talent as an organizer, scientist, doctor and teacher was particularly evident in the position of head of the department: under his leadership 11 doctoral and 42 candidate dissertations were performed and defended, he is the author of more than 300 scientific papers, of which 6 monographs and 3 textbooks on infectious diseases.

Natalia Malolyteva, Associate Professor of the Department, Ph.D. told about the Department of Infectious Diseases in the educational policy of Sechenovsky University, the purpose of which is to train a qualitatively new graduate with a set of universal, professional and research competencies. The department supports the expansion of the range of individual educational opportunities and trajectories of development of students with the help of master classes on clinical studies, virtual histories of disease, model «inverted class» and interdisciplinary student projects.

The report of Professor of the Department, Doctor of Medical Sciences Vladimir Chulanov was devoted to the contribution of the Department of Infectious Diseases of Sechenov University to science. In 5 years 138 articles were published, the results of scientific work were reported at scientific and practical conferences: 320 reports, 8 textbooks were published, 33 patents for scientific inventions were registered.
At present, the department follows the goals in the educational policy of Sechenovsky University by 2030: new educational programs are created for students, both in Russian and English, new teaching methods are introduced, talented students are attracted to the student scientific circle on infectious diseases, interdisciplinary Olympiads are held, Conditions are formed for the growth of the involvement of students in the conduct of R&D to prepare competitive specialists with new professional competencies (research, interdisciplinary, digital) capable of developing science and new technologies.

Department of Infectious Diseases of the I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University congratulated

  • Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology of the Medical Faculty of RNMU named after N.I. Pirogov Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences Nikiforov Vladimir;
  • Professor of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Southern Ural State Medical University, Doctor of Medical Sciences Olga Sagalova;
  • Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases, TB and Dermatovenereology of the Medical Institute of the Northeastern Federal University. M.K. Ammosov, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences Sleptsova Snezhana;
  • Head of the Infectious Diseases Department, Pacific State University Anna Simakova, Doctor of Medical Sciences, and Alexander Popov, Professor, Department of Epidemiology and Military Epidemiology, Pacific State University;
  • Professor of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Kazan State Medical University, Doctor of Medical Sciences Kravchenko Irina,
  • Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases. Academician G.P. Rudnev, professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences Jalaltdin Akhmedov of Dagestan State Medical Academy
The plenary session

Head of the Viral Hepatitis Laboratory "Research Institute of Vaccines and Serums of I.I. Mechnikov», Chief Researcher of the Laboratory of Molecular Epidemiology of Viral Hepatitis of the Central Research Institute of Epidemiology Rospotrebnadzor, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Prof. Mikhail Mikhailov delivered a lecture «Science is made by people» in which he highlighted the main stages of the study of viral hepatitis, told about scientists, including domestic made the brightest discoveries.

Vladimir Chulanov, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Chief External Specialist on Infectious Diseases of the Ministry of Health of Russia, continued the meeting with a report on the current state of work of the infectious service in Russia. In his report Vladimir Petrovich recalled the need to be wary of COVID-19 and shared success in the fight against viral hepatitis in the Russian Federation.

This was followed by a presentation by a foreign expert: Goran Stefanovic, Director of the Infectious and Tropical Diseases Clinic of the University Clinical Centre of Serbia, shared Serbia’s experience in fighting COVID-19 and focused his presentation on modern antiviral medication.

Rector of the Gomel State Medical University, professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences Igor Stoma made a presentation, dedicated to a promising topic - the use of microbiome in the treatment of infectious diseases by example of transplantation of faecal microbiota in the treatment of infection caused by Cl.difficile and the prospects of treatment of upper respiratory tract infections.

Roman Polibin, Chief External Specialist in Epidemiology, Candidate of Medical Sciences, made a presentation on infections related to medical care. Roman Vladimirovich identified the need to implement a risk-oriented approach and risk-management technologies of the ISSS by implementing epidemiological safety in the system of quality and safety of medical activities as a mandatory component.

Head of the Department of Infectious Diseases of the Belarusian State Medical University, Chief External Specialist on Infectious Diseases of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belarus, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences Igor Karpov told about meningococcal infection, which is of particular interest to practitioners of all specialties, because without timely etiotropic treatment this infection is characterized by a high level of mortality, especially among children.

Victor Maleev, Advisor to the Director of the Central Research Institute of Epidemiology of Rospotrebnadzor, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor delivered a lecture «Role of infection in human pathology». The scientist spoke about the underestimation of the contribution of infectious diseases to the pathogenesis of general omatic diseases and brought up the current scientific research on this topic.

Then the director of the Institute of Public Health of F.F. Erisman, Head of the Department of Epidemiology and Evidence Medicine of the First Moscow State Medical University named after him. I.M. Sechenova, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences Nikolay Briko spoke with a report on «Vaccine prevention as an effective tool of demographic policy», where he outlined strategic goals for vaccination of the population of the country until 2035.

Chief external specialist in clinical microbiology and antimicrobial resistance of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, rector of the Smolensk State Medical University, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences Roman Kozlov, Doctor of Medical Sciences, made a presentation on antibiotic resistance. In his report Roman Sergeyevich noted the importance of improving and developing the laboratory base, the organization of the activities of reference centers for certain types of medical, veterinary, phytosanitary activities, methodical verification center for antimicrobial resistance.