Firstov Stepan



Physician, Politician, Social Activist, Associate Member of the World Medical Association

«The most important condition to implement the human right to health is professionally skilled and responsible for their work physicians. To protect a physician means to protect a patient.»

Stepan Firstov

Home News We invite to join discussion on the topic of professional Self-Regulation Development in medicine.

We invite to join discussion on the topic of professional Self-Regulation Development in medicine.

07 November 2018

The Second Conference named Self-Regulated System Development in Healthcare with international guests participation will be held in the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation (bld. 1, 6/1, Ilyinka st., Moscow) on 29 November 2018. 1 The event begins at 10 a.m. The registartion begins at 9 a.m.

Relevant issues of announced topic will be discussed by invited representatives of medical community, government and regulatory authorities and specialized public medical organizations.

When forming the Program of the Second Conference of Self-Regulated System Development in Healthcare the emphasis was made on the problems of professional physicians' Self-Regulation formation in Russia. At the same time, participants of discussions will be able to get acquainted with similar international experience for the first time. Supported by Association of Russian Diplomats the event will gain an international status. Leaders of Professional Medical Associations form the USA, Germany, Bulgaria, Brazil, Sweden, Nigeria and other countries are invited to present their reports. They will tell us about their physicians' communities life and structure as well as the nature of relationships with the Government and society.

Let us remind, that I Conference of Self-Regulated System Development in Healthcare was held at the platform of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation on June 2017. Earlier on December 2014 and October 2015 this topic was risen by organizers at round-table meetings in the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation. In addition, the topic discussion is regular at the self-Regulation Council meetings in CCI of the Russian Federation. As a result, the idea of voluntary professional self-regulation within individual specialities has already found many followers. Nowadays there are registered and working organisations such as: regional SRO of traumatologists and orthopedists as well as SRO of MRI diagnostic specialists and SRO of phlebologists uniting specialists from all about Russia.

Goals of professional physicians' SRO are to improve qualification level of medical practitioners, independent experts community formation and, as a result, protection of physicians in controversial and ambiguous situations which initiate criminal proceedings. In general, the Professional Self-Regulation Movement promises a positive impact on quality and availability of medical care services.

Key topic of the Conference 2018 will reveal current issues of professional physicians' Self-Regulation: the necessity of legislative changes, special work aspects of associations in regions and at the federal level, SRO status and many other things.

The Conference speakers are representatives of current Professional Medical Associations (of federal and regional levels) that have or have not got Self-Regulated Organisation status. Furthermore, representatives of Self-Regulation Council of CCI of the Russian Federation, Commission of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation, Healthcare Committee of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Federation Council of the Russian Federation, Public Council of the Ministry of Health, national medical and public organisations, will present their reports and take part in discussions.

The Conference will include an additional comments ( «open microphone») Representatives of the Ministry of Health as well as experts in the field of Health are invited to attend a free-flowing debate.

Among the organizers, speakers and invited guests of the event there are:

member of the Self-Regulation Council of the CCI of the RF, associate member of the World Medical Association (WMA), Stepan Firstov, director of the Federal State Budget Institution named Russian Scientific Center for X-ray Radiology of Rosmedtechnology, M.D., academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Vladimir Solodkiy, Chairman of the Council of the Association of Russian Diplomats, Igor Halevinskiy, Public Council Member of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lazarev, the Chairman of the State Duma Healthcare Committee of the Russian Federation, Dmitry Morozov, member of the Committee on Social Policy of the Federation Council, a confidant of the Russian President, Vladimir Kruglyiy, Chairman of CCI Council of the Russian Federation in professional and entrepreneurial activity self-regulation, Konstantin Aprelev, M. D., Professor, director of Institute of emergency pediatric surgery and traumatology, President of the National Medical Chamber, Leonid Roshal, Chairman of the Commission on the Protection of Citizens Health and Health Development of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation, Director director of the Federal State Institution named Scientific Center for Cardiovascular Surgery of A.N. Bakulev of the Russian Academy of Medical Science, President of the All-Russian public organization «League of health of the nation», academician of Russian Academy of Medical Science, Russian Academy of Science, Leo Bockeria, President of the All-Russian public organization «The Society of physicians of Russia», the rector of the Moscow Ыtate medical stomatological University of A. I. Evdokimov, reporter-member of the Russian Academy of Sience, Oleg Yanushevich, Vice-President of Russian public organization «Society of russian doctors», director of the Federal State Institution named Moscow Research Institute of Eye Diseases n.a. Helmholtz, Professor, M.D., Professor, Vladimir Neroev, M. D., Professor, honored scientist of the Russian Federation, Bureau member of the Executive Committee of the Pirogov movement of physicians, member of the Committee of civil initiatives Yuriy Komarov, and many others.