He proposed and began training medical nutritionists. He treats patients with obesity and various forms of malnutrition, cachexia, sarcopenia and anorexia. Author of 447 publishedworks, 30 books and 8 doctors’ manuals, including: Therapeutic Fasting in the Clinical Treatmentof Internal Diseases (1995), Therapeutic Fasting in Treatment of Internal Diseases (1998, 1999), and Guidelines for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition,edited by I.E. Khoroshilov (2000), Clinical Nutrition(2009), DietologyGuide, 2nd, 3rd, 4th ed. (2006, 2008, 2012), Nutritional Support in Gastroenterology(2012), Nutrition Science in Gastroenterology(2013), Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition: National Leadership(2014), Clinical Nutrition and Nutritional Support(2018).
Member of the Russian Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition and the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism (ESPEN). Certified European Clinical Nutrition Teacher (since 2009, Nice, France). Academician of the International Academy of Sciences on Ecology and Safety of Man and Nature (MANEB, since 2006).He has made more than 300 reports at Russian and international conferences, i.e.,in Munich (2001), Berlin (2002), Lucerne (2002), Cannes (2003), Lisbon (2004), Brussels (2005), Rome (2005), Berlin (2006), Istanbul (2006), Prague (2007), Hamburg (2008), Florence (2008), Vienna (2009), Barcelona (2010), Gothenburg (2011), Barcelona (2012), Huberlingen (2013), Leipzig (2013), Geneva (2014), Warsaw (2015), Paris (2015), Berlin (2016), Rome (2017), Krakow (2019).Member of the editorial board and editorial review boardsof Russian journals Clinical Nutrition, Nutrition,Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, University Therapeutic Journal.