Institute of Heart and Vessels

 
Evgeny Shlyakhto
Director of the Institute of Heart and Vessels, Academician, Professor, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, the Chief cardiologist at Northwestern Federal District

The Heart and Vessels Institute is the structural subdivision of the Federal Almazov North-West Medical Research Centre.

The Heart and Vessels Institute conducts basic and bed-side research in the field of new diagnostic methods, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of cardiovascular pathology.

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Olga Moiseeva
Deputy Director of the Institute, Head of the Research Department of Noncoronary Heart Disease, MD, DSc,Professor

The main research topics of the Institute:

  • Study of atherosclerosis pathogenesis and the risk factors associated with atherosclerotic vascular disease, the creation of new and improvement of existing interventional and surgical treatment approaches in patients with coronary, cerebral and peripheral arteries diseases.
  • Epidemiological studies in arterial hypertension, pathogenesis and risk stratification evaluation; development of new prognostic, diagnostics and treatment technologies for the management of arterial hypertension and its complications.
  • Molecular and genetic studies of cardiovascular pathology: identification of prognostic clusters and individual genetic mapping for early detection and prevention of cardiovascular diseases in healthy individuals Creation and implementation of cell therapy technologies for cardiovascular pathology.
  • Translational molecular, genetic and epigenetic research in noncoronary heart diseases for development of diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation methods.
  • Development of new methods of surgical treatment in congenital and acquired heart defects in adults and infants. Creation of heart and brain ischemic and reperfusion injury protection strategies. Development new and improving existing programs for the rehabilitation programs after cardiac surgery.
  • Study of molecular, genetics and electrophysiological mechanisms of cardiac arrhythmias; creating new and improving existing methods of diagnostics, medical and interventional treatment approaches and outpatient follow-up.
  • Improvement of the high-tech care management in the Federal Center; creation the information support systems for the medical and preventive care quality management using information and telemedicine technologies.

The Institute Advisory Board

Chairman:

Shlyakhto Evgeniy
Director of the Federal North-West Medical Research Centre today
Academician, MD, DSc, Professor

Vice-Chairmen:

Barantsevich Eugeniy
Head of the Research Department for Neurology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Grinyova Elena 
Director of the Institute of Endocrinology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Galagudza Mikhail 
Director of the Institute of Experimental Medicine
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Executive Secretary:

Moiseeva Olga 
Deputy Director of the Institute of Heart and Vessels,
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Secretary:

Zvartau Nadezhda
Senior Researcher of the Research Laboratory of hypertension
MD, PhD

Board Members of the Problem Commission on cardiovascular disease, endocrinology and neurosciences:

Babenko Alina
Head of the Research Laboratory of diabetes vascular complications
MD, PhD

Bazhenov Alexander
Head of the Scientific Department
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Bakanov Artem
Head of the Research Laboratory of perfusiology
MD, PhD

Baranova Elena
Head of the Research Laboratory of metabolic syndrome
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Bart Victor
Head of the Research Laboratory of mathematical modeling
PhD (physico-mathematical sciences)

Bautin Andrey
Head of the Research Laboratory of Anesthesiology and Resuscitation
MD, PhD

Bondarenko Boris
Head of the Research Laboratory of Preventive Cardiology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Bolshakova Olga
Head of the Research Department of Clinical Research and Evidence-Based Medicine
MD, PhD, DSc

Galkina Ekaterina
Economist

Gordeev Mikhail
Head of the Research Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Demchenko Elena
Head of the Research Laboratory of rehabilitation
MD, PhD

Zverev Dmitry
Head of the Research Laboratory of endovascular surgery
MD, PhD

Zemtsovsky Edward
Head of the Research Laboratory of Connective tissue disorders
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Karpenko Mikhail
Deputy Director for Research and Clinical Work, Head of Clinical Research laboratory of angiology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Kozlenok Andrey
Head of the Research Department of Clinical Physiology of circulation
MD, PhD

Conradi Alexandra
Deputy Director for Science, Head of the Research Department of hypertension
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Korolyov Dmitry
Head of the Research Laboratory of nanotechnology
MD, PhD., Associate Professor

Kostareva Anna
Director of the Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics
MD, PhD

Kuleshova Elvira
Chief Researcher of the Research Department of coronary heart disease
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Kurapeev Dmitry
Head of Information Technology Department, Head of the Research Laboratory of Orthotic and cardioprotection
MD, PhD

Lebedev Dmitry
Head of the Research Department of arrhythmology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Mazurok Vadim
Supervisor of the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
MD, PhD, DSc

Mikhailov Eugeniy
Supervisors of the Research Laboratory of neuromodulation
MD, PhD, DSc

Moroshkin Victor
Leading researcher of the Research Laboratory of ultrasound diagnostics
MD, PhD, DSc

Nedoshivin Alexander
Scientific secretary of Federal Almazov Medical Research Centre
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Novikov Vladimir
Professor of the Department of Surgical Diseases
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Panov Alexey
Head of the Research Department of coronary heart disease
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Parmon Elena
Director of the Institute of Postgraduate Education
MD, PhD

Popova Polina
Head of the Research Laboratory of endocrine diseases in pregnant
MD, PhD

Rotar Oksana
Head of the Research Laboratory of epidemiology
MD, PhD

Rudenko Dmitry
Head of group of neuromuscular diseases
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Ryzhkova Daria
Head of the Research Laboratory of Nuclear Cardiology
MD, PhD, DSc

Sviryaev Yuriy
Head of group of somnology
MD, PhD, DSc

Sitnikova Maria
Head of the Research Department of heart failure
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Tatarsky Boris
Head of the Research Laboratory of therapeutic arrhythmology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Treshkur Tatyana
Head of the Research Laboratory of cardiac electrophysiology
MD, PhD

Trufanov Gennady
Head of the Research Department of X-ray diagnostics
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Fedotov Pyotr
Supervisor of the Research Laboratory of high-tech methods of treating heart failure
MD, PhD

Tsyrlin Vitaliy
Head of the Research Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology
MD, PhD, DSc, Professor

Yakovlev Alexey
Head of the Research Laboratory of acute coronary syndrome
MD, PhD

Departments and Laboratories of the Institute:

Contacts: Tel./fax: +7 (812) 702-68-16