Vladimir Chekhonin, born 1959.
1975-1981 studied and graduated from the Therapeutic faculty of Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University. In 1984 received a PhD (Candidate of Sciences Degree) the Biochemistry Department of the same University.
My career at the Pirogov University began with the position of junior fellow at the
Problem Laboratory for Immunochemistry of Malignant and Embryonic Tissues at the Biochemistry Department.
Since 1986 my work has been connected with the Serbsky State Scientific Center for Social and Forensic Psychiatry. At the Center, I worked as senior fellow, leading the immunochemistry group and Head of the Immunochemistry Lab. Currently working as Director of the Department of Fundamental and Applied Neurobiology at the Serbsky Center.
In 1989 I received a Doctoral Degree (Doctor of Sciences) in Biochemistry. Graduated from the International school of Neuroscience (Padova, Italy) in 1992. In 1993 I was awarded the title of Professor of Biochemistry by the Higher Attestation Commission of Russia.
Elected corresponding member of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences in 2002, became full member in 2005. Since 2011 – Secretary Academician of the Medical and Biological Department of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences.
In 2008 founded the Department of Medical Nanobiotechnologies at the Russian State Medical University.
Since 2013 – member of the Russian Academy of Sciences and member of the RAS Presidium.
Elected Vice-President of the Russian Academy of Sciences in 2017.
Over 350 research publications, including 23 inventions and patents in Russia and 7 monographs published in Russia and abroad.
Laureate of the Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University Gulevich Prize for the best paper on Biochemistry and Medical Chemistry
Medal of the Order ‘For Merit to the Fatherland’, II class (2001)
Honoured Scholar of the Russian Federation (2007)
Badge for Contributions to Healthcare (2013)
Gold Medal of Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University (2015)