On June 19, 2021, in Nur-Sultan, an award ceremony for the best doctors of Kazakhstan, the winners of the competition “Our dear doctor! Our Hero!”, dedicated to the Day of the medical worker was held.
Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Tugzhanov Yeraly Lukpanovich presented the developers of the domestic QazVac vaccine: Doctor of veterinary sciences, associate professor Kutumbetov Lespek Bekbolatovich and Candidate of veterinary sciences, professor, corresponding member of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Kazakhstan Orynbayev Mukhit Barmakuly with special awards of the contest “Our dear Doctor! Our hero!”.
Lespek Bekbolatovich Kutumbetov is a specialist in the field of epizootology, veterinary virology, cell biotechnology and immunology. Author of more than 250 scientific papers. Scientific manager of the scientific and technical program O. 0927 “Development of COVID-19 coronavirus infection vaccine”. He is one of the developers of the domestic QazVac vaccine.
Mukhit Barmakuly Orynbayev is a specialist in the field of epizootology, molecular epizootology, virology, microbiology, biotechnology, diagnostics and prevention of infectious diseases of animals and birds. Author of more than 250 scientific papers, including 34 inventions, 4 monographs and 1 textbook, 14 normative and technical documents on the production and control of diagnostic and preventive drugs. He is the responsible executor of the scientific and technical program O. 0927 “Development of COVID-19 coronavirus infection vaccine” and is also one of the developers of the domestic QazVac vaccine.
The development of Kazakhstan’s vaccine allowed our country to enter the top five countries in the world that have developed their own coronavirus infection vaccines. This is not only a question of public health, it is also evidence of the potential of domestic science and the practical application of modern technologies in biopharmaceuticals, the prestige of the state.
Dear Lespek Bekbolatovich and Mukhit Barmakuly! Please accept our most sincere and heartfelt congratulations on your high creative achievement! This is a high recognition of your services to the Motherland, evidence of the importance of the cause to which you have devoted your entire life. We wish you all good health, the realization of creative ideas in scientific and professional activities, success in the implementation of the most daring projects, determination to achieve great goals, optimism and well-being!