On September 28, within the framework of the Professors’ Forum 2021 “Science and Technology in the 21st Century: Trends and Prospects”, the ceremony of awarding the national awards “Professor of the Year” and “Dean of the Year” was held. Among the laureates of the “Professor of the Year” award – Professor of Petrozavodsk State University, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Head. Department of Pharmacology, Organization and Economics of Pharmacy of the Medical Institute of PetrSU, Head of the Laboratory for Preclinical Research, Cell Pathology and Bioregulation of the Institute of High Biomedical Technologies of PetrSU, Head of the Scientific and Pedagogical School “Biological, Medical, Pharmaceutical and Social Aspects of Gerontology” Irina Anatolyevna Vinogradova.
The Russian professors ‘meeting under the auspices of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation is currently holding the Professorial Forum 2021 “Science and Technology in the 21st Century: Trends and Prospects” dedicated to the Year of Science and Technology, as well as timed to coincide with the 5th anniversary of the Russian Professors’ Meeting.
The tasks of the forum include supporting the year of science and technology, popularizing Russian science and technology, discussing current scientific achievements and problems in a discussion format, identifying priority tasks for the development of science and education and, as a result, identifying the role of the scientific and educational elite of Russia in their implementation.
The Professors’ Forum participants discuss issues: the role of a professor in the development of scientific schools, scientific strategies of universities, support for university research, the development of youth sports and the promotion of Russian science, as well as professional and public accreditation of universities as a tool to improve the quality of education.
I.A. Vinogradova took part in the Plenary Sessions of the Professors Forum 2021 “Science and Technology in the 21st Century: Trends and Prospects”, which were held in a mixed format.
On the first day of the forum, the plenary session was addressed by the Minister of Science and Higher Education of Russia Valery Nikolaevich Falkov, Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Olga Viktorovna Timofeeva, Chairman of the relevant State Duma Committee on Education Vyacheslav Alekseevich Nikonov, Senator, Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on Science, Education and Culture Lilia Salavatovna Gumerova and others.
Within the framework of the forum, I.A. Vinogradova made a presentation on the topic “Transformation of higher medical education in the context of digitalization.”