One of the important components of Petrovax social program is the support of educational projects for the professional medical community, patients, and mass media in the relevant medical areas. Petrovax implements educational projects aimed at raising population awareness in the issues of science, biotechnology, and medicine, preventive vaccination as well as promoting national healthcare system development.
The Company acts as a partner of events aimed at promoting healthy lifestyle, sport, and preventive vaccination and actively participates in specialized forums, conferences, and exhibitions, uses non-standard creative approaches to draw target audience attention towards issues.
Petrovax closely collaborates with healthcare professionals developing informational resources for physicians of various specialties, such as epidemiologists, pediatricians, therapists, and gynecologists. The Company talks about the worldwide vaccine experience, modern manufacturing standards, and quality of immunobiologicals. Petrovax also holds scientific and educational events (Physician’s Schools) with the involvement of key opinion leaders in Russian regions, where current clinical data on vaccination are presented.
In 2014, Petrovax and Interros Group created “We and Media” social and educational project. Its aim is to increase the availability of objective information for the mass media in various areas of medicine and pharmaceutics, to popularize a scientific approach to the issues of public health culture, and to support activities that contribute to the national healthcare system development. The Project involves leading industry experts, representatives of the scientific community, specialized social, political, and business media, information and analytical agencies, and trade associations. For over 7 years, several events and activities have been held under the auspices of the “We and Media” project, including expert discussions on the issues of preventive vaccination such as “Vaccination and Reality” with a private screening of the film “Vaccinated: Love, Fear, and Vaccines,” “Health Architecture. The Role of Media,” “We and Viruses: Evolutionary Selection,” support of the federal information and communication campaign “Vaccination Means a Healthy Nation,” round table discussions “Communication System in Pharmaceutics” on the role of the media in covering pressing issues of the industry, “Сerebral vascular accident in focus” about the need of media support for blood stroke prevention. In 2021, the Petrovax Pharm manufacturing complex hosted a press tour dedicated to the Year of Science and Technology in Russia.
Petrovax supports research projects in partnership with the Influenza Research Institute of the Russian Ministry of Health, Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University, Research Institute of Children’s Infections, Scientific Center of Children’s Health of the Russian Ministry of Health as well as other medical practicing and research institutions. The research results are published in specialized media such as The Issues of Modern Pediatrics, Allergology and Immunology, Children’s Infections, Epidemiology and Vaccination, Infectious Diseases, and Preventive Pediatrics.
In 2014 Petrovax and the Interros Group supported creation of social and educational project «We and Media». Its aim is to increase the availability of objective information for mass media in various fields of medicine and pharmaceuticals to popularize a scientific approach to the issues of public health culture and to support activities that contribute to the development of national health care. The project includes involvement of leading industry experts, representatives of the scientific community, specialized, social-political and business media, information and analytical agencies, industry organizations. For 7 years, under the auspices of the project «We and Media» expert discussions have been organized on the vaccination issues such as «Vaccination and reality» with private screening of the films «Vaccinated: love, fear and vaccines», «Health architecture. The role of media», «We and viruses: evolutionary selection», support of the federal information and communication company «Vaccination — a healthy nation», round tables «The communication system in pharmaceutics» on the role of the media in covering critical issues of the industry, «Blood stroke in the lens» about the need of media support for blood stroke prevention.