Dear colleagues!

On November 7, 2024, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Mikhail Grigorievich Prives would have turned 120 years old.  M.G.  Prives, a well-known anatomist in our country and abroad, for 40 years headed the Department of Anatomy of the 1st Leningrad Medical Institute (now Pavlov First St.Petersburg State Medical University), author of an outstanding textbook on human anatomy, he organized unique museum of the department, which is now called  "Anatomical Hermitage". He is the developer of the formalin-free method of preserving cadaveric material and the founder of X-ray anatomy.

Also in 2024, the Department of Clinical Anatomy and Operative Surgery turns 125 years.

In connection with the anniversary dates, our University will host a scientific conference dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the birth of Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor M. G. Prives and the 125th anniversary of the founding of the Department of Human Anatomy.

The Annual Open Student Olympiad in Anatomy will be held as part of the Conference.

Subjects of scientific works:

The conference will cover problems related to normal human anatomy, topographic anatomy, as well as issues of operative surgery.

Participation in the conference:

  •      absentee participation in the conference with publication of materials in the collection.
  •      in-person participation in the conference, giving an oral report and receiving materials; when sending an article, please indicate in your letter whether you plan to participate in the conference in person.


 The presentation of an oral report is agreed upon with the Organizing Committee

 The conference materials will be published in a collection of scientific papers, posted on the website of the scientific electronic library and indexed in the RSCI.