Rector Lazarenko V.A.



Lazarenko Victor Anatolievich


Honored Physician of the RF, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences



Lazarenko Victor Anatolievich was born on 26 April 1956 in the city of Sumy in a family of employees. In 1979 he graduated from the Kursk State Medical Institute, then completed clinical residency and post-graduate course.

In 1988 V.A. Lazarenko defended thesis for the PhD degree, in 1995 –thesis for the DSc degree.  Since 1997 he has been a professor.

In 2001 V.A. Lazarenko became the head of the newly organized department of Surgical Diseases at the faculty of post-diploma education of the Kursk State Medical University.

In 2001 V.A. Lazarenko was elected a dean of the faculty of post-diploma education, from 2003 to 2009 he was a vice-rector for research work of KSMU, Victor Anatolievich has been working as a rector since August 2009. He is a deputy of the Kursk regional Duma.

Lazarenko Victor Anatolievich is the author of three scientific discoveries, more than 700 publications (20 monographs), 60 inventions, under his leadership 20 theses were defended for the PhD degree and 5 theses – for the DSc degree.

More than once the rector was awarded Certificates of Merit from the Ministry of Health and Social Development of the RF, Kursk regional Duma, Administration of the Kursk region, Committee for Education and Science of the Kursk region, Administration of the Migration Service, Administration for Civil Defense and Emergencies. “Award for excellence in health protection”, awarded by the Ministry of Health, “Honored physician of the RF” (2003), chairman of the Academic Council, Thesis Defense Committee on Surgery and Cardiology of KSMU. Editor-in-chief of the Kursk medical herald “A Human and his Health”, an editorial board member of the journal “Clinical and experimental surgery”

Victor Anatolievich is an operating surgeon, he was qualified top category in surgery and cardiovascular surgery. An academician of the International Academy of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Russian Academy of Natural Sciences. A corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences.

Lazarenko V.A. is a member of the Russian Rectors Union, a member of the Council of rectors of medical and pharmaceutical universities in Russia, a member of the Coordinating Council for post-diploma and additional professional education of healthcare specialists of the Central federal district, a member of the Council of rectors of the universities in the Kursk region, Rector of the year 2013.

In 2012 Victor Anatolievich was conferred the title of Honorary Doctor of the International University College Malaysia, in 2015 – the title of Honorary Doctor of MATN University Lebanon.

On 7 February 2013 Victor Anatolievich was awarded the Certificate of Merit from the State Duma of the Federal Meeting of the Russian Federation for a significant contribution to the legislation development of the Russian Federation.

Lazarenko V.A. is married, has two children.