Institute of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Institute of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (IAC) was founded in 1999 at the basis of Department of Clinical Pharmacology of Smolensk State Medical Academy. The main activities of IAC are devoted to the increase of the level of scientific research in clinical microbiology and antimicrobial chemotherapy.
Main Topics of Investigations
Director of IAC is Professor Leonid S. Stratchounski, who is also President of The Interregional Association for Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (IACMAC), Head of Center for Monitoring of Antimicrobial Resistance (CMAR) of the Ministry of Health of Russian Federation, Member of the Executive Committees of the International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) and European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID), Commission on Antibiotic Policy of Ministry of Health of Russia, Pharmacological State Committee of Ministry of Health of Russia, Scientific Committees of various national and international conferences and Fellow of Infectious Diseases Society of America.
Contact details of the Institute of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy:
PO Box N 5, Smolensk, 214019, Russia
Education and Training
Personnel of IAC comprises of highly educated and well-qualified specialists. Most of them have been educated and trained in the world leading Russian and clinical microbiology centers and internationally recognized. Among them:
Structure of IAC
IAC is closely linked with major medical institutions of Smolensk and Smolensk Region which allows to enrol the patients for clinical trials from all hospitals and out-patient clinics of our city with total numbers of beds more than 4,500. Among them:
During clinical trials the Institute cooperates with the clinical laboratory of Smolensk Regional Hospital which continuously participates in the Russian and International External Quality Assurance Programs: