brbigBruno Lunenfeld

MD, PhD, FRCOG, FACOG (hons), POGS (hons)

Bruno Lunenfeld is Professor Emeritus at the Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University, and Ramat Gan, Israel. He is General Secretary of The Asian-Pacific Initiative on Reproductive Endocrinology. He is President of the International Society for the Study of the Aging Male, and Editor of The Aging Male, a journal devoted to men’s health and aging.
He graduated from the medical School in Geneva Switzerland. Following his post graduate work in Geneva he joined the Weitzman Institute as senior Scientist 1959 -1962, and from 1962-1995 was chairman of the Institute of Endocrinology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center and the WHO International Reference Center for Fertility Promoting Drugs. From 1984-1986 was Acting Chief Scientist Ministry of Health. He acted as a Consultant and member of Expert Committees at the World Health Organization for more than 25 years.
Professor Lunenfeld is best known for his pioneering work in humanreproduction. After describing the clinical use of hMG in men and women in 1960, his group was the first to achieve a pregnancy with hMG in 1961, demonstrated binding of hCG to LH receptors in theca cells in 1967 and were the first to induce ovulation followed by pregnancy with GnRH in an hMG-stimulated cycle in 1975. His research interests pertain to the physiology and pathology of male and female reproduction. These include stimulators, modulators and regulators of, spermatogenesis, spermiogenesis, folliculogenesis and ovulation,. His present research involves the mechanism of action of gonadotrophins, Kisspeptides, GnRH and growth factors on gene expression and steroidogenesis
At his initiative in1997 at the Royal Society of Medicine in London ISSAM was registered with the objective of promoting research , study and education on all matters relating to men health. The main goal of ISSAM was to allow men and women to age in health and dignity
He organized in collaboration with the World Health Organization the first, second and third world Congress of the aging male in Geneva ,and co- organized 11more such congresses.The last in 2014 year in Almaty (Khazastan).
He organized 9 symposia on GnRH analogues in cancer and reproduction, published more than 400 papers 19 books including a textbook on Male and Female Infertility and one of the “first textbooks on Men’s Health. He gave more than 700 invited lectures and chaired or co-chaired more than 300 sessions at national/international Meetings. He trained more than 200 local and foreign physicians and supervised more than 50 MD, MSC, and Ph.D. Students
Professor Lunenfeld has received several distinguished international awards for his scientific achievements, including the special recognition award of the United States Public Health Service for his outstanding contribution in the promotion of health from the Surgeon General (1983), the Verdienstkreuz 1 Klasse – one of Germany’s highest honours – signed by the President of Germany, Roman Herzog (1995), the Bertarelli Foundation Award for his lifetime achievements in women’s health (2002) and the World Fertility Awareness Month Lifetime Achievement Award (2005).
Professor Lunenfeld is honorary member of European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology( ESHRE), the International Federation of Fertility Societies (IFFS), German, Polish and Italian. Swiss Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics, German Endocrine Society of Reproduction, Austrian Society of Fertility and Sterility, and the Asian Society of Andrology.


kalinchenkoDr. Svetlana Kalinchenko

MD, PhD, professor, Chair of Endocrinology, People’s Friendship University of Russia, Scientific Director, Clinic of Professor Kalinchenko    (Moscow, Russia)

She graduated from I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, diploma with honors, in 1993, after that she passed residency and post graduates studies at Endocrinology Scientific Centre, where she started her medical career. Together with medical work in Endocrinology Scientific Centre, she also did a lot of researches and as a result defended first PhD and then Doctoral theses on the “Age Androgen Deficit: Clinical Picture, Diagnostics, Treatment”. This monograph turned out to be a sensation in the world of science and very quickly became a must-have book for andrologists. Professor Kalinchenko gives lectures in the most prestigious and famous medical organizations in Europe and all over the world. Kalinchenko S.J. is the author of more than 120 scientific publications, among them are 4 methodology textbooks for doctors, chapters in monographs “Adiposis”, “Gender correction in Trans-sexuality”, “Small Penis”. She is the author of four monographs: “Problems of Age Androgen Deficit in Men: Clinical Picture, Diagnostics, Treatment”, “Sexual Disorder in Men with diabetes”, “Trans-sexuality”, “Klinefelter syndrome” and a practice direction “Practical Andrology”. Kalinchenko S.J., as a practicing andrology, has worked out and patented a unique method to prevent androgen deficit by stimulating the body to produce more testosterone. In the past, there was only one way to compensate androgen deficit, which was by taking testosterone medicine. Now Dr. Kalinchenko’s method is used by andrologs all over the world. Dr. Kalinchenko is a practicing specialist with more than 15 years of experience in andrology, endocrinology, sexual pathology and is a member of several international medical organizations.



Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, MD, PhD, professor, FSBI «SRI of Tocogynecology named by D.O. Ott», the head of Department of pathomorphology (Saint-Petersburg, Russia).

In 1972 he graduated from the Kuibyshev Medical Institute. DI Ulyanova.

Specialist in the field of molecular medicine and neuroimmune-endocrinology. One of the authors of the discovery of extrapineal melatonin products. He made a great contribution to the discovery and development of the theory of the diffuse neuroimmune-endocrine system. Belongs to the founders of the Russian scientific school of neuroimmune-endocrinology.


- The Russian Federation Government award in the field s of since and technology holder
- Laureate of V.Kh. Vasilenko Prize of RAMS
- The Holder of Pears Prize of the Royal Microscopical Society of Great Britain (1996)
- Award of Leninsky Komsomol winner


- Award of Leninsky Komsomol winner (1981)
- The Holder of Pears Prize of the Royal Microscopical Society of Great Britain (1996)
- A name prize to them. V.H. Vasilenko RAMS assigned in 2001.
- In 2008, together with his students, he was awarded the Prize of the Government of the Russian Federation in the field of science and technology for the development of new methods of cellular immunotherapy for socially significant diseases.
- Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation.
- Member of the Royal Microscopic Society of Great Britain.
- Member of the European Society of Patology


lobykinaElena Lobykina

MD, PhD, professor, Chair of Department of Hygiene of Epidemiology and Healthy Lifestyle, Novokuznetsk Institute for Advanced Medical Studies - branch of the Russian Medical Academy Continuous Professional Education Ministry of Health of Russia (Novokuznetsk, Russia)

In 1991 she graduated from the medical faculty of the Kemerovo State Medical Institute.
He has been working in the SBEE DPO “NIIUV Ministry of Health” since 2000, first as a senior lecturer at the Department of Medical Ecology, Epidemiology and Healthy Lifestyle, then Associate Professor.
Since 2007 Head of the Department, which in 2009 was renamed the Department of General Hygiene and Epidemiology.
In 1998 she defended her thesis "The prevalence of iodine deficiency goiter among the population of the industrial center and the improvement of methods for its prevention."
In 2009, she defended her doctoral dissertation “Organization for the Prevention and Treatment of Obesity and Overweight of the Adult Population of a Large Industrial Center”.

The author of 187 scientific papers, 7 patents for inventions, 3 rationalization proposals, 13 training and educational manuals and 1 manual for doctors.

The main directions of scientific work:

- study of the health status and nutrition of certain population groups;
- substantiation of modern approaches to medical nutrition;
- development of the most effective methods, means of hygienic education of the population in the formation of healthy lifestyle skills;
- prevention of noncommunicable diseases;
- development and implementation of practical programs on healthy lifestyle in practical healthcare.


kucherAksana Kucher

Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor,  Genetics, Leading Researcher of the Laboratory of Population Genetics, Research Institute of Medical Genetics, Tomsk National Research Medical Center, Russian Academy of Sciences (Tomsk, Russia)

In 1987 she graduated from Belorussian State University named after IN AND. Lenin (Minsk, Republic of Belarus) with a degree in genetics; From 1983 to 1987 she studied at full-time basic postgraduate studies at the Institute of General Genetics named after N.I. Vavilova RAS (Moscow), in 1987 she defended her thesis on the specialty "Genetics".
From April 1987 to the present, he has been working at the Scientific Research Institute of Medical Genetics, Tomsk (at present, the Scientific Research Institute of Medical Genetics, Tomsk National Research Medical Center, Russian Academy of Sciences). From 2000 to 2001 She studied at the doctoral program at Tomsk State University. In September 2001 she defended her doctoral dissertation with a degree in Genetics. In 2010, the academic title of professor in the specialty "Genetics" was awarded.
From 2003 to 2018 combined scientific work with teaching at universities in the city of Tomsk: until 2009 - assistant of the Department of Medical Genetics of the Siberian State Medical University, from 2003 to 2018 - professor of the Department of Cytology and Genetics, Biological Institute, National Research Tomsk State University
A.N. The coachman published 290 scientific papers, 1 doctoral and 7 master's theses were prepared and defended under her guidance.

Research Interests

The main scientific works in the field of human genetics A.N. The coachman is made in the following areas:
• Population and demographic genetics;
• Genetics of multifactorial diseases
• Epigenetics of multifactorial diseases
• Gene-environmental interactions as the basis for the formation of public health


vorslovLeonid Vorslov

MD, PhD, professor, Chair of Endocrinology, People’s Friendship University of Russia (Moscow, Russia).

He was born on December 23, 1966 in Moscow into the family of a military man and a doctor. After finishing school he entered Kalinin State University, Chemical-Biological Department. After the 1styear he was drafted into forces and after dismission, left the university and entered I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Institute, the 1st department of general medicine in 1987. 1993 after graduating from institute, by that time the name had been changed for Moscow Medical Academy, he started residency in cardiology at academic center of the medical center at the Department of Presidential Affairs. From 1995 to 2003 he worked as a cardio-resuscitator at the division of emergency cardiology of the 51st city clinical hospital.
From 2003 to 2011 he worked at surgery department of Endocrinology Scientific Center as a senior associate. Since 2011 he has been Head of the Medical Department at Professor Kalinchenko Clinic. Since 2012 he has been a professor of Endocrinology Faculty at FPPOV MW PFUR. He has passed various courses in different spheres, such as neuro-endocrinology, diabetology, certificate course on social health and health care organizing, has defended a thesis on the topic: “Interconnection between Testosterone Level Lowering and Disorder of Lipid Metabolism in Men with Ischemic Heart Disease”. Spheres of scientific interests: pathophysiological mechanisms of development, age associated diseases, development of complex approaches to prophylactics and correction.


denisovAndrey Denisov

Professor, Department of Immunology and Allergology, Siberian State Medical University (Tomsk, Russia)

In 1985 he graduated from Tomsk Medical Institute.
In 1992 he defended his thesis "Immune-functional relationships in acute obstructive bronchitis in children."
In 2012 he defended his doctoral dissertation on the topic "Patterns of immunological and structural skin restructuring in atopic dermatitis." Doctor of Medical Sciences.
Professor, Department of Immunology and Allergology, Siberian Medical University.

Allergologist-immunologist of the highest category.


guryevaIrina Gureva

MD, Ph.D, Professor, Head of department of Endocrinology, Federal Bureau of Medical and Social Expertise for people with disabilities, professor of department of Endocrinology and Diabetology, Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education. She is a practising doctor endocrinologist and diabetic foot specialist.

She was trained in diabetic foot in University Clinic of Geneva, Manchester Royal Infirmary and University of Virginia (rehabilitation and technology). Scince 1991 she is a Director of “Diabetes Foot Centre” of “International Diabetes Programm” and a national representative in International Working Group of Diabetic Foot. Scince 2018 she is a full member of international society „D-Foot International“. She was elected as Council Member of European Association for the study of Diabetes (EASD) (2003-2007) and as Committee Member of Diabetic Foot Study Group of EASD (DFSG) (2001-2008). Fields of research interests: diabetic foot, diabetic sensory-motor and autonomic neuropathy, diabetic complications. She is author of 180 publications. She is reviewer of Diabetes Medicine (UK), Diabetes Science and Technology (US), member of editorial board of Diabetic Foot Journal (UK). She organized several International Diabetic Foot meetings (2005, 2008, 2011) and five Postgraduate Courses in Diabetes for EASD (2007, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018) in Russia.

She participated in several polar expedition, head of biomedical research program of women expedition in Antarctica in 1988-89.


cherevko2Natalya Cherevko

MD, professor of the Department of Immunology and Allergology, Siberian State Medical University, Director of the clinic of the Center for Family Medicine. Practicing doctor, allergist-immunologist, specialist in preventive and anti-aging medicine (Tomsk, Russia)

Research interests:
food allergy and food maladaptation, the role of the immune system in digestion; metabolic syndrome and food maladaptation; features of food hypersensitivity and immune regulation of digestion in children with autism spectrum disorders; personalized immunodietology in anti-age technologies, nitrigenomics.
He is the author of more than 70 publications.
Graduated from Tomsk Medical Institute (Siberian Medical University) in 1984. In 1988, graduate school in clinical immunology and allergology; in 1992 she successfully defended her thesis: "Features of the functional activity of the macrophage system in atopic bronchial asthma in children" under the supervision of Dr. med. sciences, professors, academician of RAMS N.V. Vasilieva. In 1996, she completed the international certification cycle with a degree in Allergology, Immunology at the Medical University of Aquilla (Italy). In 2012, she defended her doctoral dissertation on the topic “Immunological mechanisms of reactivation of herpetic infection and its relationship with allergopathology”, specialty 14.03.03 - pathological physiology and 14.03.09 - clinical immunology, allergology. She has been working at the Department of Immunology and Allergology of the Siberian State Medical University from 1991 to the present.

Cherevko N.A. He is at the origins of the organization of the activities of general medical practices and the formation of the “family doctor” figure in Tomsk, the new principles of preventive and predictive medicine. In 1998 she was appointed director of the Center for Family Medicine and has been its permanent leader for the entire period. Its main functions were and remain the organizational and marketing issues of the FMC, the education of a family doctor with a proactive and personalized attitude towards his patients, anti-age technology.


ZhestikovaMarina Zhestikova

MD, assistant professor, Chair of Department of Medical Rehabilitation and Reflexotherapy, Novokuznetsk Institute for Advanced Medical Studies - branch of the Russian Medical Academy Continuous Professional Education Ministry of Health of Russia (Novokuznetsk, Russia).

After graduating from the Krasnoyarsk State Medical Institute in 1985 - 1987. studied in the clinical residency of the Department of Nervous Diseases of the Novokuznetsk State Institute for the Further Improvement of Doctors. Until 1991 - doctor - neurologist of the rehabilitation department of TMT No. 5 of Novokuznetsk. From 1991 to 2013 - Associate Professor, Department of Neurology, Manual Therapy and Reflexotherapy, Novokuznetsk State Institute of Advanced Medical Studies.

Since 2013 - Head of the Department of Medical Rehabilitation and Reflexotherapy, Novokuznetsk State Institute for Advanced Medical Studies. Since 2000, he has been a medical consultant to the neurological department No. 2 of the City Clinical Hospital No. 1.

Since 2012 - a leading freelance specialist in neurology at the Department of Health Protection of the Novokuznetsk urban district.

Teaching experience of 25 years. The author of 144 scientific works, methodological recommendations and teaching aids.


xasinaMaria Hasina

MD, Associate Professor of the School of Biomedicine "Far Eastern Federal University"; Director of the Department of Medical Development “Unilab” (the largest network of laboratories in the Far Eastern Federal District and Eastern Siberia), Leading specialist of the medical center "Alter Nativa" in the field of therapy and endocrinology (Vladivostok, Russia)

Education: graduated from the medical faculty of Voronezh State Medical University in 2002.
2002-2004 - clinical residency at the Department of Propaedeutics of Internal Diseases of the Voronezh State Medical University with a degree in therapy,
2004 - work as a KLD doctor in the laboratory of KKB No. 1,
Since 2004 - Deputy Director of Medical Unilab LLC
since 2007, assistant of the Department of Biochemistry, Voronezh State Medical University

Disciplines taught: general and clinical biochemistry, biochemistry of pathological processes, biochemistry of higher nervous activity, clinical laboratory diagnostics.


mshalayaMskhalaya, George Zhiulievich

Endocrinologist, andrologist, European Medical Center, academic secretary of ISSAM (Moscow)

Graduated from Moscow Medical Academy, took a medical residency course in general endocrinology at FSBI (Federal State Budget-funded Institution), National Medical Research Center of Endocrinology under the auspices of Ministry of Health of the RF.
Specializes in andrology at the Andrology Department, supervised by Kalinchenko, S. Yu., Prof., MD.
Academic secretary of ISSAM (International Society for the Study of the Aging of Men).
Coauthor of international recommendations for treatment of androgenic deficiency (hypogonadism) in men issued by ISSAM

Member of the International Expert Council for Treatment of Testosterone Deficiency in Men (DOI: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2016.04.007)
Since 2011 his area of expertise includes preparation of patients with poor ovarian response to pregnancy; developed a protocol for managing such patients. The results of his studies were presented many times in viva-voce reports at the American Society of Endocrinology (ENDO, 2015, San-Diego, USA), European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE, 2017, Geneva, Switzerland), Asia-Pacific Initiative on Reproduction (ASPIRE, 2018, Taipei, Taiwan), Russian Association of Human Reproduction (RAHR, 2016, Moscow), International Congress on Reproductive medicine (2018, Moscow).
Specializes in male infertility. Member of the research group which was the first in Russia to achieve healthy pregnancy and delivery in a patient with nonmosaic Klinefelter's syndrome (47, XXY). The results of his studies of the most serious patient group with non-obstructive azoospermia were presented many times at Congresses of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE), American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and American Endocrine Society (ENDO).
Author of more than 50 scientific works published in international and Russian scientific journals.


volodyaevIlya Volodyaev

Ph.D., Senior Researcher, Department of Embryology, Moscow State University, Embryologist, European Medical Center (Moscow, Russia)

Self-organization in biological systems.
Biological morphogenesis: tissue and organ formation. The role of physical tensions in morphogenesis and cell differentiation.
In-vitro implantation of mammalian embryos.
Optical interaction in cell cultures and tissues.
Mathematical modeling of biological morphogenesis and cell-cell interactions. Development of novel techniques for analysis of complicated experimental data.
Mitochondria functioning, problems and transplantation.

M.Sc., Biophysics, 09/1999 – 06/2004, Department of Biophysics, Faculty of Biology, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia


Embryologist 07/2013 – present, European Medical Center, Moscow, Russia
Clinical work: preparation of human oocytes and semen, fertilization and incubation of human embryos, preparation of embryos for embryo transfer, hatching, ICSI, PICSI, IMSI, PGD, oocyte activation.
Organizing conferences and seminars on clinical embryology.
Training of clinical embryologists (General laboratory activities, OPU, ET, Embryo culture, Vitrification, ICSI, biopsy for PGT)

Medical adviser 09/2012 – 09/2013, Non-commercial project on “3D IVF”

Embryologist 12/2010 – 09/2011, Medical Clinic of Reproduction ASKon, Moscow, Russia

Scientist, Embryologist 12/2009 – 09/2010, Medical Clinic of Reproduction MAMA, Moscow, Russia

Senior Scientist 05/2009 – present, Faculty of Biology, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Research Associate 12/2008 – 05/2009, Faculty of Biology, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Senior laboratory assistant 02/2008 – 12/2008, Faculty of Biology, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Trainee, 08/2007 – 09/2007, International institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany
Trainee, 08/2006 – 09/2006, International institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany
Trainee, 08/2005 – 09/2005, International institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany
Post-graduate student, 10/2004 – 10/2007, Faculty of Biology, M.V.Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
Trainee, 08/2002 – 09/2007, International institute of Biophysics, Neuss, Germany


gusakova3Darya Gusakova

Fellow of Chair of Endocrinology People’s Friendship University of Russia, Member of Endocrine Society (ENDO), the International Society for the Study of Ageing Men (ISSAM), certified specialist in clinical trials (standard GCP).

In 2005 she graduated from the Russian State Medical University. From 2005 to 2007 was trained in clinical internship on the basis of Endocrinology Research Center (Moscow).

Author of over 50 publications in the leading Russian and international journals. Аuthor of the monograph «Klinefelter Syndrome. A practical guide for physicians».


tatarnikovaIrina Tatarnikova

Postgraduate student, Department of Hospital Therapy and Medical Rehabilitation, Novosibirsk State University, Endocrinologist, Nutritionist (Novosibirsk, Russia)

Irina Tatarnikova graduated from the Kemerovo Medical Academy in 2010, after which in 2010 - 2011 she completed internship in the specialty "Therapy", in 2011 - 2013 - residency in the specialty "Endocrinology", professional retraining in the specialty "Dietology" at the Novokuznetsk Institute for Improvement Doctors, the base at the City Clinical Hospital No. 1. In 2014, she received her second higher education with a degree in Economics and Enterprise Management (Healthcare) at the Kemerovo Medical Academy, the topic of the thesis was: “Ways to improve the organization of preventive care for overweight patients using the example of the Health Center of Clinic 9 in Novokuznetsk”.

Along with work in practical health care Irina Tatarnikova actively engaged in research and teaching, being a graduate student of the Department of Therapy and Medical Rehabilitation of Novosibirsk State Medical University since 2016. The author and co-author of more than 35 printed scientific papers and 2 teaching aids, a participant in scientific and practical conferences of national and international importance, is currently working on writing a dissertation.

He is a member of the Russian Union of Nutritionists, Nutritionists and Food Industry Specialists (ROSNDP), Russian Scientific Medical Society of Therapists (RNMOT).