Abayev Yuri Kafarovich — doctor of medical sciences, professor, chief editor since 2010.
In 1972 graduated from the Minsk State Medical Institute.
From 1973 to 1975 worked as a surgeon of the Kostyukovichi District Hospital of the Mogilev Region, from 1975 to 1984 — as a Surgeon and Head of the Children’s Surgery Center at the City Clinical Hospital № 1 in Minsk.
Since 1984 — assistant, assistant professorж; at present — professor of the Department of Pediatric Surgery of the Belarusian State Medical University.
The author of 7 monographs, teaching aids, 440 scientific publications.
Awarded with the marks «Excellent Health» (2006) and «Excellent Worker of the Press» (2014).