MD, Dr.Sc., Professor, Honored Doctor of Russian Federation Head of Pulmonology Department of FSBEO APE Russian Medical Academy of Continuous Professional Education. Vice-President of Interregional Association of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. Editor-in-chief of “Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy” journal, member of editorial board of “Clinical Medicine” journal. Ellaborator of National Guidelines: Adult Pneumonia, Nosocomial Pneumonia, COPD exacerbation treatment. Author and co-author of more than 500 scientific publications Scientific interests: Diagnostic and treatment of obstructive lung diseases Pneumonia antimicrobial treatment Asthma, COPD, Pneumonia Guidelines elaboration and updating