Nikolai Zagorodni awarded a gold medal for a series of patents in the field of traumatology and orthopedics

Nikolai Zagorodni awarded a gold medal for a series of patents in the field of traumatology and orthopedics

Nikolai Zagorodniy, Head of the Department of Traumatology and Orthopedics of RUDN Medical Institute, was awarded the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) medal "For invention".

Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor, Honored Scientist of the Russian Federation, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Dr.Zagorodniy has 50 patents widely implemented in practical medicine.

The WIPO Prize Program is aimed at helping inventors and authors promoting a broader understanding of intellectual property in society, development of innovation and creativity and giving awards in a number of nominations: "For invention", "Best enterprise in the field of IP", "For creativity", "Best users", "Reward for students".

The Medal "For Invention" was established in 1979 in recognition of the contribution of innovators to the creation of national wealth and is awarded for developments significant for the economic and technical development of society, the winners being selected by national and international organizations.

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