ISSN 2687-0940

Challenges in modern medicine
ISSN 2687-0940

Previously, the journal was published under the title "Belgorod State University Scientific Bulletin. Series: Medicine. Pharmacy" (until 2019 inclusive).


In the scientific peer-reviewed journal "Challenges in modern medicine" publishes the results of open scientific research carried out by scientists of scientific institutions, educational organizations of higher education and citizens conducting scientific research on personal initiative or within the framework of official assignments.


Founder: FAEI HE "Belgorod State National Research University"

Publisher: FAEI HE "Belgorod State National Research University"

Editor-in-chief: Olga A. Efremova.



Headings of the journal:

  • Internal diseases
  • Cardiology
  • Stomatology
  • Surgery


The journal is registered with the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Communications, Information Technologies and Mass Communications (Roskomnadzor).


The Journal is an online edition.
The online edition has been registered at the Federal service for supervision of communications information technology and mass media (Roskomnadzor). Mass media registration number: ЭЛ № ФС 77 – 77833 from January 31, 2020.

International Standard Serial Number: ISSN 2687-0940


The journal was founded and registered in the Russian Science Citation Index (RSCI) in 1995. It has been included in the List of leading peer-reviewed scientific journals and publications of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation since 2010. Since 2020 it has been published as an electronic journal. Publication of articles is free.


Groups of scientific specialties of the Higher Attestation Commission (category C2):

  • 3.1.7. Stomatology (medical sciences),
  • 3.1.9. Surgery (medical sciences),
  • 3.1.18. Internal diseases (medical sciences),
  • 3.1.20. Cardiology (medical sciences).