International scientific-practical conference «Cryotherapy in Russia» is held every year. It was organized by department of cryogenic engineering (ITMO University, St. Petersburg) and department of physiotherapy (North-Western State Medical University named after I.I. Mechnikov, St. Petersburg). The сonference «Cryotherapy in Russia» is a unique forum. Medical and technical specialists exchange their scientific achievements and clinical experiences here. Results of the conference is being published every year a collection of scientific works, which summarizes and promotes new information. In the period from 2008 to 2018 participants defended six Ph.D. theses and two doctoral dissertations. The conference has created conditions for the global leadership of Russia in the field of the production and the clinical use of equipment for general cryotherapy. In the conference constantly involved foreign specialists from Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Spain, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland. The material of the conference distributed in Poland, Ukraine, Belarus and Japan. In 2018 the conference will be accompanied by a broadcast session on the internet.