sketch-profileProf. Oleg S. MEDVEDEV,Was born in Leningrad, USSR in 1946. Graduated from the First Medical Institute in Leningrad in 1970 with MD. Got Ph.D. in 1972, Doctor of Science Degree in 1984, Full professorship in 1990.
From 1982 till 1992 was Head of the Laboratory of Experimental Pharmacology at the Cardiology Research Center, Moscow. 1992-2000 – Dean-organizer of the Faculty of Basic Medicine at the Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU), 1992 –present – chair of the Department of Pharmacology at MSU.

Since 2004 – professor at the Baumann Moscow Technical University – course on Medical Informatics and Telemedicine.
Main field of interest and expertise – pharmacology and physiology of the cardiovascular system, medical informatics, telemedicine, m-health
As scientist participated in cooperative projects with Institute of Pharmacology, University of Heidelberg, Germany, ), University of Goteborg, Sweden, University of Iowa, Iowa City, U.S.A., M.I.T., Cambridge, MA, U.S.A, Baker Medical Research Institute , Australia, Department of Bioengeenering , Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan, University of Leeds

1. Participated in EU- supported projects - Grant on Telepathology - Project Title: Interpath, #PL 961121, 1998-2000.
2. EU Grant on Internet-based Textbook on Emergency Paediatrics –Project Title -All-Net Paediatric Critical Care Textbook, #PL 977135, 1999-2001).
3. Development of trial telemedicine international network to test efficiency of its application.         Project supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) # 97-07-90329, 1997-198.
4. Complex   of   telemedicine network development problems., RFBR Project # 99-07-     90273,2000-2001.

Invited KeyNote Speaker

G8 Meeting on ICT in Medicine, Berlin, 2000.
World Congress on Telemedicine, Regensburg, Germany, 2002.
The 43rd Annual Conference of Japanese Society for Medical and Biological     Engineering, Kanazawa, Japan, 2004.
OMNICARD 2006, Berlin, Germany, 2006.
World Congress on Biomedical Engineering, Seoul, 2006.
E-Health Satellite Workshop on the IEEE 2006 Conference in Damascus, Syria, 2006.
Microsoft Workshop on Telemedicine and Telemonitoring, Brussels, 2010.
Invited speaker at the
THE 8TH CONGRESS ON HEALTH AND HOSPITAL MANAGEMENTBetter Health Managers for Better Health Systems”, Northern Cyprus, September 2014.
2013- present Head of the Working Group of Experts on Telemedicine an d Monitoring of Health at the Ministry of Public Health of Russian Federation