Russian Neurosurgical Journal Named After Professor Polenov


Russian Neurosurgical Journal Named After Professor Polenov is a quarterly scientific and practical publication focusing on the issues of neurosurgery and related specialties.

It provides the latest updates and insights on basic research in the field of neuroscience and the achievements that may be associated with scientific developments in neurosurgery.

The Journal has been published since 2008. Publication frequency —4 times a year.

ISSN 2071—2693

Journal founders

  • Polenov Neurosurgical Institute, branch of Almazov Centre
  • St. Petersburg Society of Neurosurgeons named after Prof. Babchin
  • Human and Health non-government organization

The Journal is listed among Russian peer-reviewed scientific journals approved by the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Ministry of Education and Science for the publication of major scientific results of theses for academic degrees of Doctor and Candidate of Sciences.

Traditionally, the Journal includes the following sections: thematic lectures and scientific reviews, original articles, observations from medical practice.


Prof. Valery Bersnev (Saint Petersburg)

Executive Editor

Alexei Ivanov (Saint Petersburg)

Editorial Office

Polenov Neurosurgical Institute
12 Mayakovskogo st., Saint Petersburg 191014
Tel./fax: +7 (812) 273-85-52, +7 (812) 273-81-34