Alexander Gusev

Chief Business Development Officer, PhD

Project role

Product development strategy and market launch, consulting in the subject area


PhD in Technical Science; higher technical education: 1998, Petrozavodsk State University, a degree in engineering.

Professional achievements

In 1998-1999 he served in the military hospital of the Strategic Missile Forces of the Russian Federation, where he took part in the development of medical software for military needs.

From 1999 to 2007 he worked in the medical centre of Kondopoga town in Karelia, Russia, which was the research and practical base for the northwestern branch of the Russian Academy of Medical Sciences. He was the creator of Kondopoga Medical Information system (MIS) Kondopoga, one of the first large Russian integrated information systems for medical organization automation and electronic health record maintenance (EHR).

In 2007, together with partners, he founded the K-MIS company, which has become one of the leading developers of medical software in Russia over the years.  CNews placed K-MIS in the second place in its ranking of “Key Healthcare Information Systems Providers in Russia” in 2010. The company took the 2nd place in the rating “The largest suppliers of IT-solutions for healthcare” in 2016.  According to the monitoring of the market for digitalization of public health in the Russian Federation for 2013-2017 K-MIS takes the 5th place in terms of revenue.

In 2018, he founded the Webiomed project together with Roman Novitsky and is now engaged in its development and promotion. What is more, Alexander works as a business adviser for K-MIS.

Нe took part in the creation of the association “National Medical Knowledge Base” (NBMZ), is currently a member of its supervisory board and is promoting the association.

Нe worked as a Program Director of the Digital Transformation of Health Care Course at the Graduate School of Public Management of the RANEPA in 2019

He has a blog, in which he publishes various notes on the digital transformation of medicine and healthcare.


Alexander defended his thesis on the design of integrated medical information systems using mathematical modelling and a service-oriented approach in 2004.

He is the author of over 100 scientific papers on development and implementation of medical information systems, including the monograph "Information Technologies in Health Care" (2002) and "Medical Information Systems" (2005); he is a co-author of the textbook "Information System in the Organization of Healthcare Facilities ".

Нe has been working as the editor of the “Doctor and Information Technologies” journal, the only Russian scientific journal in the field of medical informatics and cybernetics since 2010.

He works as a senior researcher for the Scientific and Practical Clinical Center for Diagnostics and Telemedicine Technologies of the Moscow Healthcare Department from December 2019.

Recent publications:

Gavrilov D, Serova L,  Korsakov I, Gusev A, Novitsky R, Kuznetsova T. Cardiovascular diseases prediction by integrated risk factors assessment by means of machine learning// Vrach (The Doctor).2020.-№5-С.41-45

Gavrilov D., Gusev A., Korsakov I., Novitsky R., and Serova L., Feature Extraction Method from Electronic Health Records in Russia, in Proceedings of the FRUCT’26, ISSN 2305-7254, ISBN 978-952-69244-2-7, pp. 497-500, April 2020

Korsakov I., Gusev A., Kuznetsova T., Gavrilov D., Novitskiy R. Deep and machine learning models to improve risk prediction of cardiovascular disease using data extraction from electronic health records / European Heart Journal, Volume 40, Issue Supplement_1, October 2019, ehz748.0670

Gusev A.V., Gavrilov D.V., Korsakov I.N., Kuznetsova T.Yu., Serova L.M., Novitsky R.E. Prospects for the use of machine learning methods for predicting cardiovascular disease / Physician and Information Technology. 2019. №3. Page 41-47

Gusev A.V., Pliss M.A., Levin M. B., Novitsky R. E. Trends and forecasts for the development of medical information systems in Russia / Doctor and information technology. 2019. №2. Page 38-49

Gusev A.V., Kuznetsova T.Yu., Korsakov I.N. Artificial Intelligence in Risk Assessment of Cardiovascular Diseases / Journal of Telemedicine and E-Health. 2018. No. 3 (8). S. 85-90.

Gusev A.V. Prospects for the further development of the medical statistics service by moving to data-based management / Physician and information technology. 2018. No2. Page 6-22

Gusev A.V., Pliss M.A. The main recommendations for the creation and development of information systems in healthcare based on artificial intelligence / Doctor and information technology. 2018. No3. Page 45-60

Gusev A.V. Public procurement of software and services for healthcare informatization in 2013–2017 / Doctor and information technology. 2018. No4. Page 28-47

Gusev A.V. Prospects for neural networks and deep machine learning in creating solutions for healthcare / Physician and information technology. 2017. No3. Page 92-105

Gusev A.V., Dobridnyuk S.L. Artificial Intelligence in Medicine and Health Care / Information Society, No. 4-5, 2017. pp. 78-93

Gusev A.V., Zarubina T.V. Support for the adoption of medical decisions in the medical information systems of a medical organization / Doctor and information technology. 2017. No2. Page 60-72

Haranen L.M., Gusev A.V. Overview of BI-platforms for use in healthcare informatization projects / Health Manager. 2015. No.10. Page 41-53

Gusev A.V. Medical information systems: state, level of use and trends / Physician and information technology. 2011. No3. Page 6-14

The main area of ​​professional interest

Digital medicine, artificial intelligence for medicine and healthcare, medical information systems.

Now he  is working as:

  • Chief Government Relations of the Supervisory Board of the "National Medical Knowledge Base", Association of Developers and Users of Artificial Intelligence for Medicine,
  • Expert of K-MIS,
  • Member of the Digital Health Care industry working group,
  • Executive editor of the «Information technologies for the Physician» journal,
  • Senior Researcher of Scientific and Practical Clinical Center for Diagnostics and Telemedicine Technologies of the Moscow Health Department,
  • Member of the specialized subcommittee "Artificial Intelligence in Health Care" of Technical Committee No. 164




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