"Problems of Health Maintenance and Sanitary-Epidemiological Well-being Provision of Arctic Population"


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Conference Venue

The conference will be held at the Multimedia Historical Park "Russia - My History", conference hall.
Address: Basseinaya st. 32/1, St-Petersburg

Additional information i.e.: how to connect to online conference running and presentation display, will be provided for the conference participants later.

Conference organizers

Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Well-being (Rospotrebnadzor)

Northwest Public Health Research Center
We invite you to take part in the international scientific and practical conference «Problems of Health Maintenance and Sanitary Epidemiological Well-being Provision of Arctic Population",
which will take place

on October 19 – 20, 2023, St-Petersburg.

We hope you can accept this invitation.


To register for the conference, click on the button and fill out the form

Conference topics

Arctic environmental health, food and water safety – and outlook for human environment improvement.

Health and ethno-cultural development of indigenous and small ethnic communities of the North, human environment and traditional lifestyle protection.

International Arctic collaboration in the field of health maintenance and sanitary-hygienic well-being provision in the Arctic.

Working environment hygiene and occupational safety in the Arctic.

Characteristics of communal infrastructure, modern amenities of settlements, waste disposal, heating/water supply/water disposal in the Arctic – and ways of problem solving.

Organization of social and hygienic monitoring in the Arctic.

Arctic population health status and disease prevention;
– Infectious and parasitic disease incidence;
– Natural focal and zooanthroponous infections;
– Maternal and child health;
– Cancer morbidity;
– Medico-social problems («external» causes of death, suicides, alcohol, drug and toxicant addiction);

Organizing Committee


NorthWest Public Health Research Center, Director

Anna Yu. Popova

Head of the Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection and Human Welfare — Chief State Sanitary Doctor of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor


NorthWest Public Health Research Center, Deputy Director for Research

Vyacheslav Yu. Smolensky

Deputy Head of Rospotrebnadzor

Aleksander N. Letushev

Head of the Department of Scientific and Analytical Support and International Activities of Rospotrebnadzor


NorthWest Public Health Research Center, Chief specialist, Adviser to the Director for Development


NorthWest Public Health Research Center, Scientific Secretary

Romanova Natalia

NWPHRC, Assistant Director for International Cooperation

Olga S. Alenteva

Head of Legal Department, NorthWest Public Health Research Center

Yulia A. Novikova

Head of the Department of Habitat and Health Research in the Arctic Zone of the Russian Federation (AZRF)? NorthWest Public Health Research Center,

The working languages of the conference are English and Russian.