The Faculty of Pediatrics was founded on 2005.

Today it is composed of 7 chairs.

The Faculty of Pediatrics provides undergraduate education in Pediatrics. Graduates of the Faculty receive the degree of a Pediatrician.

It is granted to medical students after the completion of their 6 year full-time degree program. The Faculty of Pediatrics also provides postgraduate training residency in Pediatrics, Neonatology, Pediatric and Adolescent Hygiene, Pediatric Surgery, Pediatric Urology and Andrology, Pediatric Cardiology. PhD and continuing educational programs are also available. 

The Faculty is headed by professor Ekaterina I. Alexeeva, M.D., PhD, corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Chief Pediatric rheumatologist of the Ministry of Health.

Chairs are headed by professors. Most of the Faculty members have Phd and MD research degrees. The Faculty of Pediatrics provides training in patient care at the National Medical Research Center of Child’s Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology and perinatology and other main Moscow Pediatric Hospitals.

The main research interests of the department are prevention, recognition and treatment of childhood diseases. Members of the Paediatrics and Infectious Diseases are involved in a variety of national and international research projects, collaborating with the leading academic teams across the globe.
Departmental staff is heavily engaged in clinical work, providing daily expert advice to the physicians working on the wards and outpatient department of the Children’s Hospital №9.
We are constantly working on child’s health improvement through state of the art medical care, research, training and advocacy.

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