About the Congress

XV INTERNATIONAL ISSAM CONGRESS “CHRONIC HYPOXIA AS A CAUSE OF PREMATURE AGING. FROM LATE ONSET HYPOGONADISM TO DEPRESSION AND COGNITIVE DISORDERS

DISTINQUISHED COLLEAGUES!

On the calendar list of the most significant scientific international events, the Congress of the International Society for the Study of Aging Men (ISSAM) takes a unique position  both in terms of relevance and intensity of its scientific program, as well as the insights into of the most recent and advanced ideas and approaches to diagnostics and treatment.

It has become a tradition already that annually at the end of November over 300 specialists in the field of endocrinology, urology, andrology, sexology, gynecology, therapy, dietetics, neurology, cardiology, psychology, dermato-cosmetology, gerontology actively engaged in the matters of male and female health, hormone therapy and preventive medicine of the XXI-st century, from more than 10 countries come together to share their experiences and discuss the latest scientific achievements and discoveries.

In 2021 the traditional XV ISSAM Congress will take place from 29th of November to 1st of December, 2021. The Congress venue is Kaliningrad, the Radisson Blu Hotel. Besides, the Congress will be held in online format

We invited the most prominent Russian scientists, together with the leading foreign counterparts from the leading Universities, clinics and medical centers from the USA, Great Britain, Israel, Italy, Canada, Poland, Belgium, Germany and other countries to take part in the Congress.

During the Congress you will be able to visit the exhibition demonstrating the products produced by the leading Russian and foreign manufacturers of pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and diagnostic tools.

Both our Scientific Committee and organizers of the ISSAM Congress will be happy to welcome you and do their best to create an immersive experience in the world of fascinating professional multidisciplinary information and informal communication with the originators and proponents of anti-aging therapy ideas.

Official languages at the Congress:  English and Russian.

It is mandatory to register to participate in the Congress!

We are looking forward to meeting you and wish the most productive work!

Greeting by Bruno Lunenfeld
On behalf of ISSAM’s organizing committee I would like to welcome you to the 15th ISSAM congress it be held in November 29th – December 01 2021.

Organizers

International Society for Studying of the Aging Male (UK)

International Society for Studying of the Aging Male (UK)

The International Society for the Study of the Aging Male (ISSAM) was formed and incorporated in the United Kingdom in 1997 with the objective of promoting research, study and education on all matters relating to men’s health after the age of 30.
The Society aims to encourage physicians and other health-care professionals to understand male illness in the context of the aging process as a whole and to adopt a multi-disciplinary approach to caring for male patients. More specifically, the Society sets out to promote the concept of healthy aging.

http://www.issam.ch/

The Medical Institute of the Russian People’s Friendship University trains medical and pharmaceutical workers in all major specialties.

The main goal of the institute is the qualitative education of medical workers, innovative scientific activity and the introduction of its results in practical health care and education, the formation of high morality of students.

http://eng.rudn.ru/education/schools-and-departments/institutions/institute-of-medicine/
Federal State Budgetary Institution “3 Central Military Clinical Hospital named after A.A. Vishnevsky”

Federal State Budgetary Institution “3 Central Military Clinical Hospital named after A.A. Vishnevsky”

Federal State Budgetary Institution “3 Central Military Clinical Hospital named after A.A. Vishnevsky “of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation – multidisciplinary treatment and prevention an institution that includes 23 specialized centers, more than 90 medical and diagnostic departments, polyclinic and 7 branches. 

The hospital is located in a picturesque corner of the Moscow region – Krasnogorsk, 5 kilometers from the Moscow Ring Road, which meets the requirements of world standards for the placement of medical institutions. 

Over its more than 50-year history, the A.A. Vishnevsky has achieved significant results in medical diagnostic work and became one of the flagships not only of military medicine, but also of Russian healthcare. 

In 1997. the hospital was recognized as the “Best Medical Center in Moscow”, and in 2003 was awarded a commendation from the President of the Russian Federation. 

http://3hospital.ru/

Prof Kalinchonko Clinic

Clinic of hormonal health and active longevity is the first conceptual clinic in Moscow, which specializes on male and female health issues. The official clinical base of the Endocrinology department of ATF MR PFUR.

Expert level doctors, complex multi-disciplined approach, unique methods of diagnostics and treatment, concilium consultations, confident help in the most difficult cases; these are the aspects which distinguish the clinic of male health and family life longevity from other private clinics in Russia. Today the clinic is a leading health institution specializing in endocrinology and andrology on a professional level. Patients are received by professors, doctors and candidates of medical science, leading specialists and experts in andrology, endocrinology, cardiology, genecology and other medical spheres. Each of them is not only a brilliant doctor, but is also actively involved in research work. The main clinic specialization is various male health problems. Our highly qualified specialists use the latest methods and medical approaches which help to provide help to patients with andrological, endocrinologic, gynecologic and other illnesses.

The head of the clinic is Svetlana Yuryevna Kalinchenko, Professor, Doctor of Medical Science, head of endocrinology department of ATF MW PFUR.

Moscow, Butyrskaya Street, Building 4, str. 2
+7 495 937- 3403
info@proandro.ru

http://www.proandro.ru/

With the support of

Immanuel Kant Baltic federal university

Immanuel Kant Baltic federal university

The University mission is to develop into a national leader in three interdisciplinary areas based on breakthrough achievements in biotechnologies and neurotechnologies; materials science and nanotechnology; information and communication technologies; to become a trendsetter in technology; to train internationally competitive professionals.

There are several interdisciplinary priorities within the three major research areas:

  • neurotechnologies;
  • genetic engineering;
  • marine microbiology;
  • nanomaterials;
  • applied engineering technologies;
  • fundamental mathematics and informatics;
  • information security.

The three interdisciplinary areas make it possible to integrate all competitive areas developing at the IKBFU as a classical university. Innovative results have been achieved in these areas.

https://eng.kantiana.ru/

Conference Headliners

Bruno Lunenfeld

Bruno 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.

Alexey Abramov

Alexey Abramov

MD, Director of the Medical Institute of the RUDN University, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine (Moscow, Russia)

Born in 1961 

Director of the RUDN Medical Institute 

Science degree 

Doctor of Medical Sciences 

Civil service rank 

Valid advisor 

Education 

1978-1985 – Faculty of Medicine, UDN im. P. Lumumba, specialty “general medicine”; 

1992 – School of International Business at MGIMO, Commercial Training; 

Postgraduate education: 

2006 – Moscow Academy of State and Municipal Management “Jurisprudence”; 

2005-2008 – Postgraduate studies at FGU TsNIIOIZ of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, “Public health and healthcare organization”. 

Scientific activity: author of monographs, scientific articles and teaching aids. 

Research interests: state legal regulation in the field of health care, international accreditation, quality control of medical care, control of the circulation of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances. 

Career 

1987 – 1995 – Physician of the USSR national judo team, USSR State Committee for Sports. 

1995 – 1999 – Head of the Medical Department, Technotrade International Corporation. 

1999 – 2001 – Deputy General Director of OJSC “Biopreparat”. 

2001 – 2004 – General Director of State Unitary Enterprise “Mosoblfarmatsiya”. 

2004 – 2008 – territorial body of Roszdravnadzor in Moscow and the Moscow region, acting the head; Deputy Head. 

2008 – 2010 – Moscow Department of Health, Head of Licensing and Accreditation Department. 

2010 – 2013 – Moscow Department of Health, First Deputy Minister of Health of Moscow. 

From December 2013 to present – Director of the Medical Institute of the RUDN University, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine. 

Social activity: 

– Coordination Council of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (member of the Council); 

– Chairman of the UMO in the direction of “Nursing”; 

– Chairman of the Council of Deans (Directors) of Medical Faculties (Institutes) of State Universities of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation; 

– Member of the Presidium Council of Rectors of Medical and Pharmaceutical Universities of Russia; 

– Council under the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation to ensure the transition to the accreditation of a specialist (council member); 

– Coordinating Council for the Development of Continuous Medical and Pharmaceutical Education of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (member of the Council). 

Public and government awards: 

– Medal “In honor of the 850th anniversary of Moscow”; 

– Medal “XX years of EMERCOM of Russia”; 

– Order “Honor and Glory of Great Russia” 

– Order “Professional of Russia” 

– Gratitude from the Mayor of Moscow; 

– Certificates of honor and gratitude from the Federal Service for Surveillance in Healthcare and Social Development; 

– Certificates of honor and gratitude from the Moscow Department of Health.

Svetlana Kalinchenko

Svetlana Kalinchenko

MD, PhD, professor, Head of Endocrinology Department offering a Holistic Medicine Training Program, People’s Friendship University of Russia, Scientific Director at the Clinic of Professor Kalinchenko, vice-president of the Russian branch of ISSAM, member of the American Society of Endocrinologists, editor-in-chief of the journal “Questions of Dietetics” (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.

Boris Vornyk

Boris Vornyk

MD, PhD, professor, honored physician of Ukraine Republic, Chair of Sexology and Medical Psychology, The Kiev Center of Sexology, Andrology and Human Reproduction, Kiev, Ukraine

Graduated from Bogomolets National Medical University, he received classical education which was needed to become a sexual health specialist: basic training in sexual health, psychiatry, urology, endocrinology and psychotherapy. He has many time trained abroad in Hungary, the Netherland, Cambridge (the UK), Thailand and other countries. He had worked in the UN for about 15 years where he managed programs of sexual and reproduction health. He is an international expert in reproduction and sexual health.
As a Professor of Sexual Health and Medical Psychology Faculty at HMPGA, he organizes training for students and doctors, does research and scientific work; he has written more than 10 books and about 200 articles in national and international professional journals. He is the author of “Sexopathology” textbook, author and editor of encyclopedia dictionary-guide “Sexology”, published by Belarus Encyclopedia. He has been the Chairman of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine Committee of Gender Correction since 1993. He has passed PhD defense on the topic: “Male Infertility in Chronic Prostatitis – Clinical Picture, Diagnostics, and Treatment”.
He is the President of the Euro-Asian Association of Sexology, Head of the Professional Unit “UKRMENCARE”, Member of the European Association for Sexual Health and other national and international scientific and professional units. He is a member of editorial boards at “Male Health”, “Andrology and sexual medicine”, “Medical Psychology”. He takes part in numerous national and international conferences on sexology, andrology and male health. He has worked out original diagnostic methods in treating sexual disorders and male infertility.

Evgenia Shikh

Evgenia Shikh

MD, Professor, Head of the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Propedeutics of Internal Diseases, First Sechenov State Medical University, Director of the Institute of Vocational Education, First Sechenov State Medical University (Moscow, Russia) 

In 1987, she graduated from the First Moscow Medical Institute named after I.M. Sechenov. From 1987 to 1989, she trained at the clinical residency and from 1989 to 1992 was a postgraduate student in Clinical Pharmacology at the Department of Clinical Pharmacology under the guidance of V.G. Kukes, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences. 

In 1992, she received her doctorate for the degree of PhD in medicine on the theme “The effect of food on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of some cardiotropic drugs” and in 2002 presented a thesis for the degree of Doctor of Medicine on the theme “The vitamin status and its recovery by means of pharmacologic correction using vitamin drugs”. 

Since 1992, she had been working at the Institute of Conventional Therapeutic Methods of MoH of the RF, which in 1995 was renamed into the Scientific Center for Expert Examination of Products for Medical Use. She built up her carrier from a research associate to the Head of the of Drugs Monitoring Department at the Institute of Clinical Pharmacology of the Federal State Budget-funded Institution, Scientific Center for Expert Examination of Products for Medical Use. From 2008 to 2013, E.V. Shikh was the Dean of the Faculty for Postgraduate Vocational Education of Physicians; since 2013 till now, she has been the Director of the Vocational Education Institute at the State Budget-funded Educational Institution for Higher Vocational Education, First Moscow State Medical University named after I.M. Sechenov. Since 2001 up to this day, she has been a Professor at the Clinical Pharmacology and Propedeutics of Internal Diseases Department of the First Moscow State Medical University named after I.M. Sechenov. Shikh E.V. is the leading research worker of the Department of Personalized Medicine and Clinical Pharmacogenetics at the Center of Clinical Pharmacology of the Federal State Budget-funded Institution Scientific Center for Expert Examination of Products for Medical Use of MoH of Russia.

Igor Kvetnoy

Igor Kvetnoy

Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Head of the Center for Molecular Biomedicine of the St. Petersburg Research Institute of Phthisiopulmonology of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Professor of the Department of Pathology at St. Petersburg State University, Laureate of the RF Government Prize and the PearsePrize of the Royal Society of Great Britain ( Saint-Petersburg, Russia)

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. 

 

SCIENTIFIC AWARDS 

  • 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 

 

AWARDS AND RANKS 

  • 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 
Ilya Kukes

Ilya Kukes

PhD, Head of the Scientific and Clinical Department of the International Association of Clinical Pharmacologists and Pharmacists, Clinical Pharmacologist, Immunologist (Moscow, Russia)

Elena Lobykina

Elena 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: 

  • studyof the health status and nutrition of certain population groups; 
  • substantiationof modern approaches to medical nutrition; 
  • developmentof the most effective methods, means of hygienic education of the population in the formation of healthy lifestyle skills; 
  • preventionof noncommunicable diseases; 
  • developmentand implementation of practical programs on healthy lifestyle in practical healthcare. 
Irina Gureva

Irina Gureva

MD, Ph.D, Professor, Chief of Endocrinology department of Federal Bureau of  Medical and Social Expertize Ministry of Labour of Russia, Professor Department of Endocrinology Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (Moscow, Russia)

She was trained in diabetic foot in University Clinic of Geneva, Manchester Royal Infirmary and University of Virginia (rehabilitation and technology). She is a Director of “Diabetes Foot Centre” of “International Diabetes Programm” scince 1991, she is a national representative in International Working Group of Diabetic Foot. 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 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 1st Postgraduate Course in Diabetes for EASD (2007) in Russia. 

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

Farid Saad

Farid Saad

worked for various pharmaceutical companies as specialist for reproductive endocrinology, pediatric endocrinology, andrology, endocrinology of male ageing, and hormonal male contraception in clinical development andrology, scientific and global medical affairs. He currently works for Bayer Pharma in Berlin, Germany. Farid Saad has authored and co-authored more than 120 peer-reviewed papers and more than 600 scientific abstracts. He received honorary professorships in clinical research and endocrinology at Gulf Medical University, Ajman, U.A.E., and at Men’s Health Reproduction Study Center, Hang Tuah University, Surabaya, Indonesia.

* Gulf Medical University School of Medicine, Ajman, United Arab Emirates

Aksam A. Yassin

Aksam A. Yassin

MD PhD EdD FEBU
Professor of Urology & Human Sexuality, Hamburg, Germany

YASSIN Aksam, MD, PhD, EdD, Fellow of the European Board of Urology, is running his Institute of Urology and Andrology in Norderstedt-Hamburg, Germany. He is serving as member of the German Exam Board for Urology, Andrology and Medical Oncology, and has got the competence and authority for conducting further education in these fields at his institute. His special interests are in the majors: Genital and Prostate diseases, Men ?s Health and sexual medicine for males and females.
Primary medical qualification with MD degree at Damascus University, Syria in 1980. 1986: certified by German Board for Urology. Thereafter PhD degree in medical sciences at Hamburg University where he is still affiliated with, especially in terms of T1/ T2 prostate cancer research.
In 1993 Professor Yassin moved to the University of Sarasota (today: Argosy University), Florida/USA where he worked for his doctoral degree in education which he achieved in 1996. Subsequently he was serving there as adjunct professor for Human Sexuality in the clinical psychology program as a visiting professor at the College of Behavioural Sciences for 4 years.
1990-1996: Visiting Professor for urology and sexual medicine at the Dubai Medical College for Girls in Dubai, UAE
Since 2000 Prof. Yassin is faculty member and full Professor of Urology at the Gulf Medical University School of Medicine, Ajman / UAE, and beside this task he ?s simultaneously serving as Vice President for Institutional Advancement.
Prof. Yassin organized more than 34 local and 31 international congresses. He actively takes part in several national and international conferences every year with numerous lectures of his main focus: andrology, prostate diseases and sexual medicine.
Since 2008, mentor and faculty instructor for Men ?s Health Curriculum in Master Degree Program for Preventive Medicine at Dresden International University, Germany. Since 2015 scientific dean of this faculty.
He wrote 4 books, published 66 original articles, contributed as co-author in another 66, and composed 7 chapters in 4 books.
Prof. Yassin is serving as reviewer for 10 journals relating to urology, andrology and endocrinology as well as Men ?s Health, and he is member of the editorial board of 5 journals.

Dr Adrian Heald

Dr Adrian Heald

Dr Adrian Heald is a Consultant Physician in the NHS in the UK. He is a Research Fellow and Lecturer at Manchester University and Visiting Tutor at St. Peters College, Oxford.  

Adrian obtained his Medicine degree from St Peter’s College, Oxford and trained at the John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford. He then moved to Manchester, where he qualified in Psychiatry, before returning to work in general medicine, specializing in diabetes / endocrinology. Adrian is a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists and the Royal College of Physicians, and was awarded a DM Thesis by Oxford University in 2005. 

With an area of research that is predominantly focused on the impact of insulin resistance and the insulin-like growth factor system on diabetes and coronary disease risk, Adrian has published numerous peer reviewed papers on topics relating to this area. This now also includes work on the impact of epigenetics on CVD risk in insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes. Particular current focus areas of his work are looking at population genetics in relation to risks of developing complications in type 2 diabetes and in the impact of hypogonadism on men’s health and life expectancy. 

Michael Zitzmann

Michael Zitzmann

Dr, professor, Internal Medicine / Endocrinology + Andrology, Diabetology, Sexual Medicine (FECSM), Clinical Andrology, Centre for Reproductive Medicine and Andrology, University Clinics Muenster (Muenster, Germany)

Professor Michael Zitzmann, born in 1964, is a high school teacher specialised the fields of endocrinology, diabetology, sexual medicine and andrology at the University Clinics of Muenster, Germany.
He is specialised in patient care regarding diabetes mellitus, thyroid disorders and problems of the pituitary gland. In addition, he is focusses on endocrinological andrology: boys with pubertal disorders up to older men with a variety of sexual and metabolic problems seek his advice.
Couples with fertility problems form a major part of the patient clientele, as well as men with chronic inherited hormone disorders requiring life-time attention, especially Klinefelter Syndrome.
Prof. Zitzmann has developed treatment programs for the induction of fertility in hypogonadal men. He is largely involved in the research of the interplay of genetics, hormones, psychological characteristics and metabolism/obesity.
He has received several international awards and grants in recognition of his work and is a member of international committees, journal editorial boards and is on the Educational Board of the European Association of Andrology and the German Adiposity Foundation.
He was recently elected Honorary Member of the Royal Society of Medicine of the United Kingdom.

Alexander Kalinkin

Alexander Kalinkin

Ph.D., Head of the Center for Sleep Medicine, Medical Research and Education Center, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov (Moscow, Russia)

Head of the Center for Sleep Medicine, Medical Research and Education Center, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov 

The first Russian Expert of the European Society of Sleep Research (ESRS). Active member of the European Society for Sleep Research (ESRS). 

Founder of the international forum “SON” – an annual medical event of somnologists, uniting doctors, scientists and students from Russia and foreign countries. 

Member of the Board of the Association “National Somnological Society”. 

Member of the Board of the Regional Public Organization “Society of Specialists in Neuromuscular Diseases” 

Main specialization 

Somnology, cardiology, functional diagnostics 

Academic degree 

Candidate of Medical Sciences 

Education 

Sechenov First Moscow Medical Institute. 

Work experience 

30 years 

Member of the editorial board of the scientific and practical peer-reviewed journal “Neuromuscular Diseases”. 

Sleep Medicine Reviewer 

Head of the cycle of thematic improvement of doctors “Sleep Medicine”, Moscow State University. M.V. Lomonosov. 

Residency and full-time postgraduate studies in the specialty “Cardiology” at the Department of Cardiology and Therapy of the Central Scientific Research Laboratory of the MC of the 4th State University under the USSR Ministry of Health. 

Areas of scientific and clinical activity: 

  • Breathing disorders during sleep (obstructive sleep apnea syndrome; central sleep apnea syndrome, Cheyne-Stokes breathing)
  • Insomnia;
  • Hypersomnia (narcolepsy, Klein-Levin syndrome)
  • Movement disorders during sleep (restless legs syndrome, periodic leg movements syndrome);
  • Circadian sleep disorders;
  • Metabolism of iron in patients with breathing disorders during time, with movement disorders during sleep, with insomnia;
  • Parasomnias;
  • Arterial hypertension associated with OSAS, insomnia, movement disorders during sleep;
  • Development of a method for self-monitoring of blood pressure (SCAD)
  • Heart rhythm disturbances in patients with breathing disorders during sleep
  • Heart rate variability during sleep
  • Epileptic activity during sleep;
  • Modern diagnostic methods of sleep medicine (polysomnography, cardiopulmonary screening, multiple sleep latency test, wakefulness test);
  • Non-invasive ventilation during sleep (“sipap” therapy, two-level ventilation, adaptive servo ventilation);
  • Non-invasive ventilation during sleep in patients with neuromuscular pathology;
  • Development of new screening methods for the diagnosis of breathing disorders during sleep

Scientific and journalistic activities: 

More than 100 publications. 

Monographs: 

  • Factorsofunfitness(Fitlessfactors) “CurrentResearchinSportsSciences” (anInternationalPerspective), NJ, 1996. Physical fitness and factors affecting the change in its indicators: Coll. monograph / Research in sports sciences. – New York, 1996, 12 pp. 
Leonid Vorslov

Leonid 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. 

Nina Bolotova

Nina Bolotova

MD, DSc, Professor, Department of Propedeutics of Childhood Diseases, Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, Saratov State Medical University (Saratov, Russia)

specialty – pediatrics, pediatric endocrinology, diabetology, restorative medicine; 

education – higher medical, graduated from the Saratov Medical Institute in 1971; 

labor activity: pediatrician, neonatologist in the Chita region – 1971-1974; clinical residency (CPDB) – 1974-1976; pediatrician of the Central Regional Hospital, Petrovsk-Zabaikalsky, Chita Region – 1976-1979; teacher at the Saratov Medical School – 1979-1981; KPDB doctor – 1981; Assistant of the KPDB SGMI – 1982-1994; Associate Professor KPDB SGMI – 1994-1996; Head of the Department of KPDB SSMU – since 1996 

Scientific interests: 

pediatric endocrinology: thyroidology, obesity in children, diabetology, pathology of the reproductive sphere, disorders of sexual development; 

pediatric dietetics, medical nutrition, infant feeding, the use of restorative medicine methods in programs for the prevention and rehabilitation of diseases in children and adolescents.

Marina Zhilenko

Marina Zhilenko

MD, PhD, gynecologist-endocrinologist, Chief of the department of gynecology, Clinic of Professor Kalinchenko (Moscow, Russia)

Graduated from Tver medical Institute. Obstetrician-gynecologist. Doctor of the highest attestation category. Doctor of medicine. Author of 68 scientific articles on various areas of obstetrics and gynecology, guidelines, patents for inventions, monograph “Reproductive health of women and offspring in regions with radioactive contamination”. 

Oles Shevchenko

Oles Shevchenko

Ph.D., Executive Director of the Professional Society of Dental Hygienists of Russia, Lifetime Honorary Member of the Professional Society of Dental Hygienists

Larisa Radetskaya

Larisa Radetskaya

Ph.D., doctor of the highest category, dermatovenerologist, cosmetologist, laser therapist, associate professor of the department of aesthetic medicine at the faculty of advanced training of medical workers of the RUDN University, Head of the department of laser cosmetology at the TORI beauty center, research associate of the Russian Scientific Center for Medical Rehabilitation ( Moscow, Russia)

Valery Tychinin

Valery Tychinin

Candidate of Medical Sciences, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Chief Physician of the Head Center of the State Sanitary and Epidemiological Supervision of Biomedical and Extreme Problems, Advisor to the Academy of Problems of Water Management Sciences (Moscow, Russia)

Chief Physician of the Head Center of the State Sanitary and Epidemiological Supervision of Medical, Biological and Extreme Problems. 

Born in 1947 

Candidate of Medical Sciences, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (1999). 

Advisor to the Academy of Problems of Water Management Sciences. 

1986-1987 – participant in the liquidation of the consequences of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. 

Laureate of the Prize of the Council of Ministers of the USSR. 

Elena Vinogradova

Elena Vinogradova

chief physician of the Baikal-Medical clinic, hematologist, chairman of the regional department of the Public Council for the Protection of Patients’ Rights at the Territorial Body of Roszdravnadzor in the Irkutsk Region (Irkutsk, Russia)

Svetlana Kovaleva

Svetlana Kovaleva

dermatologist, cosmetologist, Clinic of Professor Kalinchenko (Moscow, Russia)

In 1988 she graduated from the 1st Moscow Medical Institute. THEM. Sechenov (now the First Moscow State Medical University named after I.M.Sechenov) with a degree in General Medicine 

In 1989 – an internship in the specialty “Dermato-venereology” at the Moscow Medical Institute. ON. Semashko (now Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry named after A.I. Evdokimov) 

For more than 30 years he has specialized in the field of non-invasive aesthetic medicine, is a permanent certified participant (speaker) of various international congresses and conferences on aesthetic medicine, the author of numerous articles in the magazines “Les Nouvelles Esthetiques”, “Cosmetics and Medicine”, “Aesthetic medicine” “KOSMETIK international “,” Look. Esthetic guide ”,“ Metamorphoses ”and many others. 

Professional development at various courses in Russia and abroad, internships in France, Israel, Finland. He is a Certified International Expert of Laboratoires FILORGA laboratory (France). The sphere of professional interests is non-invasive physical and chemical methods of correction of involutive changes, music therapy.

Marina Yakovleva

Marina Yakovleva

MD, PhD, arrhythmologist-cardiologist, chief physician of the MedElect clinic (Moscow, Russia)

Ruslan Ovchinnikov

Ruslan Ovchinnikov

Ph.D., urologist, andrologist, head of clinical work of the department of andrology and urology of the Federal State Budgetary Institution National Medical Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology named after Academician V.I. Kulakov “of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (Moscow, Russia)

Education 

In 1998 he graduated from the medical faculty of the Russian State Medical University. 

1998-2000 passed clinical residency at the Department of Urology and Operative Nephrology of the Russian State Medical University on the basis of the city clinical hospital №1 named after N.I. Pirogov. 

2000-2003 – postgraduate studies in urology at the same department. Under the guidance of his Teacher, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Yevsey Borisovich Mazo successfully defended his Ph.D. thesis on the topic “The effect of pharmacotherapy for erectile dysfunction on the hemodynamics of the penis and cavernous electrical activity.” 

Work experience 

 From 2003 to 2010 – worked at the Department of Urology of the Russian State Medical University on the basis of the city clinical hospital No. 1 named after V.I. N.I. Pirogov. 

 Since 2010 he has been working at the Center. Currently – Head of Clinical Affairs of the Department of Andrology and Urology. 

 Is engaged in practical work in the field of urology, andrology and sexopathology. 

 At the Center, he is responsible for surgical andrology. He is fully proficient in urological, andrological surgical techniques. Performs all types of testicular and epididymal biopsy for azoospermia (puncture aspiration (PESA, TESA), microsurgical aspiration of spermatozoa from the epididymis (MESA), microsurgical sperm extraction from the testicles (microTESE)), reconstructive surgery to restore the vas deferens vaso-vasoanastomosis), microsurgical treatment of varicocele. 

 Scientific activity 

 The main scientific activity is devoted to men’s health (diagnosis and treatment of male infertility, erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, increasing the duration and quality of life for men), reconstructive urology. Heads and develops the direction of treatment of pelvic venous disease, venous insufficiency of the penis, varicocele. 

 Author of over 93 scientific papers in Russian and foreign publications, participant in Russian and international scientific Congresses and Congresses. From 2002 to 2011 he participated in 12 scientific International Congresses (Austria, Germany, Holland, France, Great Britain, Denmark, Sweden) with reports. 

 Corresponding member of the International Academy of Ecology and Nature Management. acad. V.S. Altunina, member of the Moscow and Russian Societies of Urology, the Russian Society of Urological Oncology (ROOU), the European Association of Urologists (EAU), the Professional Association of Andrologists of Russia (PAAR), the International Association of Andrologists (ISA), the European and International Society for Sexual Medicine (ESSM, ISSM), European and International Society for Sexual Research and Impotence (ESSIR, ISSIR). 

Dmitry Alekseev

Dmitry Alekseev

сand. Sc. (Biology), Associate Professor at ITMO, Head of Research at the University of Educational Medicine (Moscow, Russia)

Gemma Podrezova

Gemma Podrezova

psychophysiologist, nutritionist, senior researcher at the N.N. Academician N.F. Izmerova (Moscow, Russia)

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