Prof. Dr. Vasilii M. Delyagin graduated from the Aktobe Medical Institute in 1975. He worked in the city of Aktyubinsk at the Department of Public Health Organization and History of Medicine, then - as a district pediatrician, physician-resident of a children's hospital. 1982 he defended his Ph.D. thesis at the 1-st Moscow Medical Institute on the topic "Echography in systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma and dermatomyositis in children." 1993 he defended his doctoral dissertation on the topic "Ultrasound studies in the pathology of connective tissue in children." Simultaneously with the performance of their duties at the department and in the clinic of childhood diseases of the Moscow Medical Academy worked in the clinic of adult internal diseases of the same academy. 1997 he was invited to work in Dmitry Rogachev National Research Center (Department of Pediatrics and Health Organization, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology), where he was a professor of pediatrics. Professor W.M. Delyagin authored 10 Books, 39 Chapters, 5 Patents, 662 Publications in scientific journals and was the head of scientific work of 23 doctors of medical sciences. W.M. Delyagin is Editorial board member for 5 National journals and reviewer for many National journals.
Prof. Dr. Vasilii M. Delyagin research interests are general and interdisciplinary problems of pediatrics, connective tissue diseases, practical allergology and immunology, ultrasound diagnostics.