Hygiene and Ecology Institute affiliated to O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University
34 Peremohy avenue, Kyiv, 03680, tel./fax +38(044)454 49 61,+38(044) 454 49 26.
Hygiene and Ecology Institute affiliated to O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University is a structure subunit functioning within the scientific-research department of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University.
Hygienic and Ecology Institute of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University is a scientific and research unit of the University, which conducts scientific, scientific-research, experimental and testing studies to solve topical fundamental and applied medical and prophylactic problems.
The main tasks of the Hygiene and Ecology Institute of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University are:
– pooling intellectual, financial and facilities-equipment resources for fundamental, applied, search, expert and testing studies;
– implementing the study results and guides into healthcare, industry and agriculture as well as into education;
– staff, facilities-equipment, law and information assistance of scientific studies;
– publication of scientific study results (except for the issues related to confidential affairs) at conferences, seminars and in scientific editions;
– development of human resources of the university and relevant scientific schools.
In order to achieve the set goals within the Hygiene and Ecology Institute of the O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University has a testing and scientific units.
Hygiene and Ecology Institute of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University is a provider of the annual scientific-practical international conference “Ecological and Hygienic Problems of Human Activity ”.
The key aim of the conference is intersubject engaging between environmental science and preventive medicine as a component of public health, realization of ecological-sanitation paradigm aimed at improving human health through social and economic determinants (which includes not only safety of food products, working conditions and lifestyle, prevention of communicable and non-communicable diseases, but answering social, cultural and informational needs).
The specialists of Hygiene and Ecology Institute of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University offer testing and scientific studies, consultations and expert assessment to establishments, enterprises and individual citizens.
The activity of the Institute is realized within the framework of authorization documents approved by the Committee on Narcotics Control, National Agency of Accreditation of Ukraine, State Enterprise “Committee on hygienic standardization of Ministry of Health of Ukraine”, etc.
The State Agency on Accreditation of Ukraine, according to the accreditation certificate № 2Н874, proved expertise of the Hygiene and Ecology Institute of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University within the field of physical-chemical, toxicological and hygienic testing water, pesticides, agricultural goods, soils and water due to the requirements of State Standard of Ukraine ISO/IEC 17025:2006 (ISO/IEC 17025:2005)
One of the directions of the Institute activity is holding sanitary-hygienic expertise and conducting toxicological-hygienic studies of chemical and biological substances, physical and chemical factors of the environment, characteristics and character of the working conditions aimed at substantiation the necessary preventive measures and hygienic standardization of hazardous and harmful factors.
The scientific and expert activity of the Hygiene and Ecology Institute of O.O. Bogomolets National Medical University is represented with a system of complex toxicological, hygienic, chemical-analytical and morphological studies, aimed at researching human interaction with the environment, assessing mechanisms of chemical substances toxicity; examining laws of harmful substances affecting the body; studies of combined effect of the environmental factors; defining sources of environmental pollution; evaluating risks of remote effects of various factors; holding experiments for state expertise (sanitary-hygienic and toxicological aspects).
Carrying out toxicological, hygienic, medical and biological researches on safety of products for human health and work on hygienic standardization and regulation of dangerous factors are ensured by the activity of the main scientific divisions of the Institute.