On February 17–19, Petrovax Pharm took an active part in the 18th Congress of Russian Pediatricians with international participation «Current Issues of Pediatrics» at the World Trade Center (Moscow). The congress attracted more than 5,000 Russian and foreign pediatricians, scientists, nurses, and children’s health officials.
The agenda included the issues of children’s medical care services; protection of reproductive health of children and adolescents; healthy and sick children’s nutrition; vaccination;
On February 18, within the congress framework, a scientific and practical symposium «Barrier for infections» sponsored by Petrovax Pharm was held. The symposium was chaired by Academician Yury
The congress’ research and practical agenda was supplemented by the 24th International Medical Exhibition «Maternal and Child Health’2017. Petrovax Pharm presented current information on its product range for respiratory infection treatment and prevention, i.e. Polyoxidonium, an original medication that, in physicians’ opinion, was the best immunomodulator in ARVI in children; and influenza vaccine Grippol plus more than 100 million doses of which were used for the vaccination of the children and adult population in Russia over the past 8 years. This
 Polyoxidonium® won the Russian Pharma Awards 2016 in the category «Immunomodulator of choice in acute respiratory infection in sickly children».