On November 2, the awarding ceremony was held in Smolny to celebrate the recipients of presidential recognition awards. The awards were presented by St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov. Among the awardees were distinguished specialists of Almazov Centre:
- The honorary title of Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation was awarded to Tatyana Vavilova, Head of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Genetics, Medical Faculty of the Medical Education Institute.
- The honorary title of Honored Health Care Worker of the Russian Federation was awarded to Olga Petrunintseva, Chief Nurse of the Rehabilitation Clinic.
- The honorary title of Honored Doctor of the Russian Federation was awarded to Victoria Privalova, Head of Internal Medicine Department of the Rehabilitation Clinic.