Dean of the Medical Faculty of St. Petersburg State University (Head of the Department of Hospital Surgery)
President of the Association of Thoracic Surgeons of Russia
Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor
In 1982 he graduated with honor from the Chisinau State Medical Institute.
From 1982 to 1984 he studied in clinical residency at the All-Union Research Institute of Pulmonology, Ministry of Health of the USSR, specializing in thoracic surgery.
In 1988 he defended his dissertation ahead of schedule for the degree of candidate of medical sciences on the topic: "Clinical and morphological characteristics of bronchiectasis in Sievert-Kartagener syndrome and their treatment."
Director of the Center for Intensive Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery, director of the Saint-Petersburg Research Institute of Phthisiopulmonology of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, chief Surgeon of the Health Committee of the Government of Saint-Petersburg, chief Specialist in Thoracic Surgery of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, president of the National Association of Phthisiologists.
Professional achievements and awards
In February 2007 the Ministry of Health and Social Development awarded Petr the diploma of the winner of the 2006 All-Russian competition "Best Doctor of the Year" in the category "Best Surgeon" for the successful conduct of the first bilateral sequential lung transplantation in Russia.
He was awarded a medal "In Commemoration of the 300th Anniversary of Saint- Petersburg", a diploma of the Governor of Saint-Petersburg.
In December 2007 by the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation, he was awarded the title "Honored Doctor of the Russian Federation".
Laureate of St. Petersburg Government Prize in the nomination "Scientific achievements contributing to the improvement of the quality of training of specialists and highly qualified personnel" in 2016.
He is a member of the All-Russian Society of Pulmonologists, the European Respiratory Society, the European Association of Cardiothoracic Surgeons, a member of the NI Pirogov Surgical Society, a member of the editorial board of the journal “Bulletin of Surgery named after II Grekov ".