Kanivets Ilya Vyacheslavovich

Geneticist, Candidate of Medical Sciences, Head of the Department of Genetics of the Medical Genetic Center Genomed, Associate Professor at the Department of Medical Genetics of the Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Professional Education, Board member of the Moscow Society of Medical Geneticists.

Graduated from the faculty of General Medicine of the Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry in 2009, and in 2011 - Residency in Genetics at the Department of Medical Genetics of the same university. In 2017 he defended his dissertation for the Candidate of Medical Sciences degree on the topic “Molecular diagnostics of DNA copy number variations (CNVs) in children with congenital malformations, phenotype anomalies and/or mental retardation using SNP high-density oligonucleotide microarrays”.

Work experience: 11 years
2011-2017 He worked as a geneticist at the Children's Clinical Hospital named after N.F. Filatov, scientific advisory department of the Federal State Budgetary Scientific Institution "Medical Genetic Research Center". From 2014 to the present, he has been leading the Genetics department of the MGC Genomed.
Since 2020 he has been an Associate Professor at the Department of Medical Genetics of the RMACPE.

Main activities: diagnosis and management of patients with hereditary diseases and congenital malformations, epilepsy, medical genetic counseling for families in which a child was born with a hereditary pathology or malformations, prenatal diagnostics. During the consultation, an analysis of clinical data and genealogy is carried out to determine the clinical hypothesis and the required amount of genetic testing. Based on the results of the survey, the data are interpreted and the received information is explained to patients.

Area of research interests
He is one of the founders of the “School of Genetics” project and the “First online concilium”. Regularly makes reports at conferences. He lectures for geneticists, neurologists and obstetricians-gynecologists, as well as for parents of patients with hereditary diseases. He is the author and co-author of more than 60 articles and reviews in Russian and foreign journals.

Area of professional interests is the implementation of modern genome-wide studies into clinical practice, the interpretation of its results and medical genetic counseling of patients.

Visiting hours
Thursday 10:00 – 12:00
Врач генетик Канивец Илья Вячеславович