Northwestern Scientific Center for Hygiene and Public Health

Without keyword Russia, St. Petersburg, 2nd Sovetskaya street, 4 Information service: +7 (812) 655-62-26 Last update of the site: 29 04 2022 Russia, St. Petersburg, 2nd Sovetskaya

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Russia, St. Petersburg, 2nd Sovetskaya street, 4

Help Desk: +7 (812) 655-62-26

Site last updated: 29 04 2022

Russia, St. Petersburg, 2nd Sovetskaya street, 4,
tel.: +7 (812) 655-62-26
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About the center

Welcome to the official website of the Federal Budgetary Institution of Science North-Western Scientific Center for Hygiene and Public Health!

Our Center is Europe's oldest institution specializing in hygiene, occupational medicine and public health.

Today, the SCSC for Hygiene and Public Health is a dynamically developing organization. Based on many years of experience, NWSC continues scientific traditions and develops new promising areas of its activity. The geography of NWSC projects extends both to St. Petersburg and the North-West region of Russia, and to the entire country and the International arena. You can learn more about the history, life and work of the Center, its divisions and personalities in the relevant sections of the site.

Scientific activity

Priority scientific directions developed by our Center:

● Development of a hygiene concept for the effective prevention of non-communicable diseases among the population
● Development of the theory of the combined effect of natural-climatic and anthropogenic factors on the health of the population in the Arctic.
● Development of a system of social and hygienic monitoring of reproductive disorders and measures for their prevention among the population
● Development of a modern system for managing occupational and environmental risks in the mining, metallurgical, machine-building, and shipbuilding industries.

Medical services

The range of medical services provided by our Center includes:

● carrying out mandatory preliminary and periodic medical examinations
● registration and renewal of personal medical books
● registration of medical certificates for foreign citizens
● registration of medical certificates for admission to the civil service
● registration of medical certificates for work with state secrets

x-ray and ultrasound diagnostics

Sanitary and epidemiological expertise

Our center carries out sanitary and epidemiological expertise for compliance with sanitary and epidemiological norms and rules with the issuance of an expert opinion:

● for project documentation
● for products

Clinical Trials

On the basis of the clinical and scientific departments of our Center, the following types of research are carried out:

● preclinical animal studies and alternative toxicological research methods
● clinical trials of drugs (I, II, III, IV phases), including clinical trials on bioequivalence
● research of perfumery and cosmetic products
● research of medical devices

Testing laboratory center

On the basis of our Center operates testing laboratory centeraccredited in the national accreditation system, in which laboratory tests are carried out necessary for the following purposes:

● production control
● special assessment of working conditions
● certification, state registration
● obtaining a building permit
● when putting objects into operation
● calculation, confirmation, reduction of the boundaries of the sanitary protection zone
● soil, air, water pollution monitoring