“The potential of assisted reproductive technologies is enormous...These methods are used not only to treat infertility, but also to diagnose hereditary diseases in fertile patients”
Mark Arkadievich Kurtser
Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Science in Medicine, professor, Chair of the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department, Pediatric Faculty, N.I. Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University (a Federal Government Autonomous Educational Institution of Higher Education), Russian Federation Ministry of Health, and founder of the “Mother and Child” chain of hospitals and clinics. Author and co-author of 306 scientific publications. Research advisor for two dissertations for the doctoral degree and 11 dissertations for the kandidat degree. Author of the following patents: a method of treatment postpartum hemorrhage by putting tamponing clip-shaped sutures on uterus (sic); a method of uterine postpartum hemorrhage treatment and double balloon catheter for its implementation (sic); and a method of preparing immature or insufficiently mature neck of uterus for labor in case of full-term pregnancy, complicated by preterm discharge of light amniotic fluid (sic). Holder of the Orders “For Meritorious Service” III and IV classes and the Medal "In Commemoration of the 850th Anniversary of Moscow.” Winner of the Science and Technology Prize awarded by the Government of the Russian Federation and the Vocation Prize, a professional prize awarded to the best Russian doctors.