Andrei Bazarov, MD is Medical Director for AmeRuss and Acting Country Manager overseeing Russia, Belarus, and Ukraine. Dr. Bazarov holds a medical degree in Surgery (Russian State Medical University, Moscow). He took part as a Sub-investigator and Principal Investigator in numerous clinical studies in various fields of medicine especially surgical infections and sepsis, oncology, and vascular surgery. He is the past Executive Secretary of Surgical Infection Association of Russia (SIA-R), Secretary of the Moscow branch of Interregional Association of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (IACMAC). He is currently and has been a member of Surgical Infection Society of North America (SIS-NA), the All-Russian Scientific Medical Society of Surgeons, the Russian Oncology Society, Ethics Committee of Burdenko Main Military Clinical Hospital. Dr. Bazarov is organizer and an active trainer and speaker on ICH GCP trainings, workshops, and seminars, and consultant on the Russian and CIS countries national legislations in the field of clinical trials.