Healthcare in Russia – 2021


The Rossiya Segodnya International Multimedia Press Centre will host an event called ‘Healthcare in Russia – 2021’ in Moscow on 1 December 2021. The event is being organized by the Health Protection Committee of the Russian State Duma and the Roscongress Foundation.

The event will include discussions on the spread of major diseases, strategies for resistance to infectious threats as well as the importance of using a value-based approach to combat economic challenges. The conclusions reached during the discussions will form the basis of the Healthy Life Forum programme at the upcoming Russian Investment Forum in 2022.

“The key theme of the event will be a discussion of the national healthcare system’s transition to a value-oriented approach, including the development of programmes to prevent diseases from developing. Building such a model is a prerequisite for achieving the national development goals as regards healthcare and increasing the healthy life expectancy of Russians,” said Alexander Petrov, a member of the State Duma’s Health Protection Committee.

The business programme of ‘Healthcare in Russia – 2021’ includes the following expert discussions: ‘Fighting Cancer: Challenges, Solutions, Results’, ‘Stopping HIV: Working to Implement the State Strategy’, “Pursuing the 2024 Target: Preventing and Treating Cardiovascular Disease’, ‘Combatting Diabetes: State Strategy and Practice’, and ‘Rehabilitation after COVID-19: A Focus of State Priorities’, among others. The architecture of the business programme is available on the official website of the Roscongress Foundation’s Healthy Life project:

The partners of the business programme are Bristol-Myers Squibb, Boehringer Ingelheim, Johnson & Johnson, and Petrovax Pharm. The partners of the event are Philips company, AstraZeneca, Novartis, and GSK.

The information partners of the event are: RBK, Rossiyskaya Gazeta, Parlamentskaya Gazeta,,, Secret Firmy, Komsomolskaya Pravda Media Group, the MIR TV channel,, 1MI Holding, the Doctor TV channel, Pharmaceutical Bulletin, Medvestnik, Remedium Group, Healthcare in Russia, and GxP news.

The organizing partner of ‘Healthcare in Russia – 2021’ is the Content Foundation for the Development of Expert and Analytical Activities.