The head of the department is V.B. Laskov — ScD in Medicine, Professor, Honored Doctor of the Russian Federation, the Presidium member of Russian Society of Neurologists, academician of Russian Academy of Natural Sciences (RANS). The staff consists of three Associate Professors accredited by Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation (HAC RF); 7 assistants including 5 PhDs in Medicine. Scientific degree rate is – 89%. The department obtained “Golden Chair of Russia” award from the Presidium of Russian Academy of Natural History in 2011.

The disciplines such as «neurology» and «neurosurgery» are taught at the medical, pediatric, stomatological and international faculties; at the faculty of preventive medicine, at the faculty of clinical psychology, at the faculty of post-graduate education (clinical residency and internship, extension courses and further professional training of doctors), medical department of medical pharmaceutical college.

Clinical facilities: Kursk regional Clinical Hospital and Kursk Emergency Hospital.

The main directions of the scientific research: studying of adoption mechanisms and ways of its stabilization in nervous system disorders in order to develop effective diagnostic, treatment and prophylactic methods. The diagnostics and treatment problems of primary arterial hypotension, strokes and neuropathies have been investigated and correction of cognitive changes because of surgeries and suicidal poisonings as well.

The name of the Pedagogical School: «Neurologic School of Professor V.B. Laskov».

The direction of practical activity: diagnostic, curative prophylactic and organization methodical work with neurologic and neurosurgical patients.   Up-to-date methods of diagnostics and treatment are applied.

The Social Mission: the staff of the department is experienced enough to develop ethic and deontological competence in students.

Contact Information:

Tel./fax (+74712) 354986,

Russia, 305041, Kursk, 3 Кarl Marx St