XII Congress of pediatricians of Russia took place in Moscow in February 19-22, 2008.
More than 2800 doctors, scientists, organizers of public health services from all subjects of the Russian Federation, and also from the countries of near and far abroad took part in the work of the Congress.
Solemn opening ceremony of the Congress by tradition was held in the Hall of Church Cathedrals of the Temple of the Christ-Saviour on February, 19.
Chairman of Executive committee of the Union of pediatricians of Russia, the chief specialists-expert pediatrician of Ministry of Public Health and social development of the Russian Federation, director of the scientific Centre of health of children of Russian Academy of Medical Science, the academician of Russian Academy of Medical Science, vice-president of Russian Academy of Medical Science A.A.Baranov opened the ceremony.
Greetings to participants and visitors of the Congress were directed by the President of the Russian Federation V.V.Putin, the First vice-president of the Government of the Russian Federation D.A.Medvedev, Chairman of the State Duma of Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation B.V.Gryzlov, Chairman of Council of Federation of Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation S.M.Mironov, the Patriarch of Moscow and all Russia Alexy II, the first deputy to Mayor of Moscow in the Government of Moscow, the head of a complex of social sphere L.I.Shvetsova.
Marking importance of carrying out the Congress, the contribution of children doctors to realization of national projects "Health" and "Demography", the warmest and sincere words were told by Minister of Public Health and social development of the Russian Federation T.A.Golikova, the prior of the Temple of Three Prelates at the Administrative office of the
President of the Russian Federation archpriest Vladimir Volgin, Chairman of Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation on health protection O.G.Borzova, the first deputy head of fraction « United Russia » in the State Duma of the Russian Federation T.V.Yakovleva, the head of committee of Council of Federation of the Russian Federation on social policy V.A.Petrenko, chairman of the commission on public health services of Public chamber of the Russian Federation professor L.M.Roshal, deputy head of Department of public health services of Moscow of I.A.Leshkevich.
For professional achievements and the long-term honest work the Diplomas of Ministry of Public Health and social development of the Russian Federation were presented by Minister T.A.Golikova to Belov V.G. (Ulyanovsk), Dakinova L.I. (Kalmykia), Zhukovskaya E.V. (Chelyabinsk), Mashkova N.V. (Smolensk), Palechkina I.K. (Livensk Oryol region), Sokolov Л.И. (Ioshkar Ola), Talyukina T.M. (Kamen na Obi Altay territory).
The special contribution of our collegues to the development of children public health services of our colleagues was marked also by the State Duma of the Russian Federation. T.V.Yakovleva presented diplomas and memorable gifts to Abdullaev F.K. (Moscow), Kuksasa E.P. (Kostroma region), Maslova O.I. (Moscow), Morozov D.A. (Saratov), Mysliva E.V. (Baltiysk Kaliningrad region), Saratovkina N.I. (Belgorod), Shishova A.V. ( Ivanovo).
On Solemn opening ceremony of XII Congress of pediatricians of Russia results of Competition on the title "the Children doctor of the year" for 2007 were announced. Winners are:
- In a nomination « the Local pediatrician » - Plotnikova N.V. (Kirov),
- In a nomination « the Village doctor » - Pozhenskij V.V. (the Arkhangelsk region),
- In a nomination « the Children anaesthesiologist-resuscitator » - Kushkoeva E.F. (of Ulan-Ude),
- In a nomination « the School doctor » - Sorokina E.A. (Кstovo. Nizhniy Novgorod region),
- In a nomination "Doctor-expert" - Nurieva L.G. (Mariy El),
- In a nomination « the Doctor of regenerative medicine » - Poddubnaya T.M. (Rostov-ON-Don),
- In a nomination « the Organizer of public health services » - Rodina L.P. (Astrakhan),
- In a nomination « the Doctor, scientist, teacher » - Vyalkova A.A. (Orenburg),
- In a nomination « For loyalty to a profession» - Yakushenko M.N. (Nalchik).
Since 2005 the Union of pediatricians of Russia has run Competition « the Children medical nurse of the year ».
Egorova V.V. (Chuvashiya), Dratch T.P. (Dolgoproudny Moscow region), Toporova E.V. (Ivanovo) won this year.
Special awards were presented by A.A.Baranov on behalf of the Union of pediatricians of Russia to M.U.Galaktionova and S.G.Pouchinin (Krasnoyarsk) for the creation of Hymn of the Union of pediatricians of Russia and by
Executive director of group of companies Nutritek O.V.Ochinsky – to academician A.A.Baranov - for the invaluable contribution to preservation of health of children
The film “Results of work and prospect” a kind of original report of the work done was convincing acknowledgement of affairs and achievements of the Union of pediatricians of Russia.
The concert conducted by the People’s actress of Russia Choulpan Hamatova was a pleasant surprise to everybody. The celebratory note was set by the People’s actor of Russia Joseph Kobzon who sung under requests of spectators their favorite songs. Further visitors
Were greeted by Academic chamber chorus Musica viva, children model choreographic collective « Planet of dances », ensemble of Russian national musical instruments « Russian rainbow », men's church choir « the Old Russian singsong », well-known composers and performers Lubasha, Alexander Zhurbin, Gennady Gladkov and Alexey Kortnev. In conclusion Big children chorus of a radio company « the Voice of Russia » performed the Hymn of the Union of pediatricians of Russia – and the hall joined in singing and applauded.
The scientificpartof XIICongress – plenums, symposiums, round tables, the master-classes, lectures of leading scientists, schools - was held 20 - 22 February, in World trade centre on Red Presnja.
During plenary session participants of the congress had a rare opportunity to put questions personally to G.G.Onishchenko – the head of Federal service on supervision in sphere of protection of the rights of consumers and well-being of the person, to V.A.Stupin – director of Department of pharmaceutical activity, maintenance of well-being of the person, science, education and to O.V.Chumakova – the deputy director of Department of mеdicо-social problems of family, motherhood and the childhood of Ministry of Public Health and social
development of the Russian Federation.
For 3 days in 8 halls 129 various scientific symposiums and round tables took place where 482 scientific reports were delivered.
On XII Congress foreign scientists: F.Khashke, S.Blyum (Switzerland), M.Katz (Israel), A.Kuttumuratova (Denmark), D.Makintosh (Great Britain), J.Erikh, B.Stal and G.Gaedike (Germany), A.Shaafsma (Netherlands), N.Lyunberg (Sweden), V.Usonis (Lithuania), Y.M.Akhmedov, F.I.Inoyatova, A.T.Kamilova, Z.K.Umarova (Uzbekistan), S.K.Gorodilin, V.V.Strogiy (Belarus), I.V.Sergeta (Ukraine) took the floor.
Professor G.Gedike from Germany is not only well-known hematologist, but also a member of standing committee of the European pediatric association (EPA|UNEPSA), and professor J.Erikh is the chairman of scientific committee of congress EUROPAEDIATRICS-2009 which will take place in Moscow.
For the first timein Russia in days of the Congressthe international master-class on a nursery coloproctology was arranged, for participation in which more than 100 children surgeons arrived from different cities of Russia. The academician of Russian Academy of Medical Science G.I.Vorobev and Honoured inventor of the Russian Federation professor I.V.Kirgizov were honorary chairmen of the master-class. In the surgical block of the Scientific Centre of health of children of Russian Academy of Medical Science with television broadcast to a conference hall the skill and new opportunities of modern children's surgery were shown byA.Pinter – vice-president of the European association of children's surgeons and J.-M. Guys – the head of the department of education of the European association of children's surgeons.
On the Congress the most effective ways of realization of priority national projects "Demography" and "Health" in pediatrics, increase of the level of the organization of medical aid to children in primary level institutions and ensuring its continuity at rendering the hi-tech help to children and mothers were comprehensively discussed and defined.
The big attention was given to actual problems in the field of immunoprophylaxis, children's traumatology and orthopedics, surgery, oncology and hematology, ophthalmology, stomatology and оtоlaryngоlоgy.
Within the framework of the Congress the following events took place: working meeting of the problem commission «Medico-organizational problems of pediatrics », joint plenum of Scientific Council on pediatrics of Russian Academy of Medical Science and Scientific Council on hygiene and health protection of children and teenagers of Ministry of Public Health and social development of the Russian Federation, « Scientific bases of perfection of medical provision of children in the framework of priority national projects « Health "and" Education », a round table « Assembly of regional branches of the Union of pediatricians of Russia and professional pediatric associations of the CIS », session of the Higher coordination council ROSHUMZ.
The third year in succession Union of pediatricians of Russia and faculty of after-graduation vocational training of pediatricians have organized schools on the basis of continuous vocational training and delivery of certificates (improvement of professional skill of pediatricians – 1254, the pediatrician and the organizer of public health services - 290, preparations of experts on immunization – 256, the allergist-immunologist – 254, the children's rheumatologist – 194, the pediatrician on gastroenterology – 187, the pediatrician on a balanced diet – 186, on medical maintenance in educational establishments – 119, the pediatrician on neurology – 98, the pediatrician on a nursery оtоlaryngology– 86, the children's surgeon – 58). Total on schools – 2980.
The exhibition « Health of mother and child – 2008 » was a great success.
Closing of the Congress was one more interesting and pleasant event.
Representatives of journals founded by the Union of pediatricians of Russia – « Pediatrics named after G.N.Speransky », « Questions of modern pediatrics », « Pediatric pharmacology » took the floor.
The editor-in-chief of the journal « Pediatric pharmacology » professor L.S.Namazova named the winners of Competition of 2007 for the most active author – 1 place Belousov D.Y. (Moscow), 2 place – Gra O.A. (Moscow) and Sharnova Z.P. (Troitsk), 3 place – Bezrukova D.A. (Astrakhan).
Results of Competition of young scientists were announced. 46 applications from 10 cities of Russia were submitted this year, 32 posters were presented, the oral lectures of 18 people were essential for the victory.
1 place – Samarov M.N. (Perm),
2 place – Khasanov R.R. (Ufa) and Gudkova E.Y. (Moscow),
3 place – Myznikova A.I. (Moscow), Pakhomov D.V. (Moscow) and Chistyakova V.P. (Moscow).
Incentive prizes of the Union of pediatricians of Russia were awarded to Filina N.Y. (Saratov) and Kim E.I. (Vladivostok).
Prizes from firms-sponsors were awarded to Lenyushkina A.A.(Moscow) Nutritsiya, Andreeva N.P.(Cheboksary) Paster Sanofi, Ryabova L.V.(Izhevsk) GlaksoSmithKline, Skuchaeva L.V. (Saratov) group of companies Nutritek
On results of work of XII Congressthe resolution which defined the basic priorities in development and the further work of the Union of pediatricians of Russia was accepted.