Department for Control over Social Sphere and Trade

Head of the the Department - Mr. Timofey Nizhegorodtsev
Deputy Head of the Department - Mr. Maxim Dyagterev
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Yulia Ermakova
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Nadezhda Sharavskaya
Deputy Head of the Department - Ms. Ekaterina Uryukina

FAS issued a warning to Head of Roszdravnadzor
Head of Roszdravnadzor made public statements proposing to increase supervision over private medical facilities
FAS made a decision on a case against the Ministry of Health Care
The Ministry of Health Care of the Russian Federation failed to set unified requirements to be met by license applicants and holders, as a result of which regional licensing bodies set them at their discretion
Timophey Nizhegorodtsev presented Russian experience on reducing medicinal drug prices
Price reduction on average was 50% for 451 positions of expensive vital and essential medicinal drugs
Representatives of foreign competition authorities exchanged information abut the specifics of national regulation of drug prices
"The findings of the survey of world prices for medicines may form the basis for a wider comparison of medicinal drug pricing procedures in different jurisdictions” concluded Deputy Head of FAS Andrey Kashevarov.
Court confirmed legitimacy of FAS decision and injunction regarding the Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN Russia)
FRIN restricted competition in sales of goods for the needs of the suspects and accused in pretrial detention centres in Moscow