Department of Histology and Embryology

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Participation of employees of the OO Bogomolets National Medical University in an international internship for doctors and teachers of medical universities in Slovenia


At the beginning of June 2021, a delegation of teachers from Ukrainian universities, which included employees of the OO Bogomolets National Medical University LM Яременко, Л.М. Sokurenko and IP Ryzhova, took part in the internship “Problems in the training of doctors in the Slovenian and European education system and experience in solving them, the technology of implementing the work of a multidisciplinary team. Current trends in rehabilitation practices.


The interns had a meeting with the Director of the Institute of Materials and Technologies Matthias Godetzi, Ljubljana, Slovenia. They have been acquainted with the rules for applying for grants, sources of funding, international and research projects carried out in research groups. As part of the internship, they visited Lulian Medical University, deepened their knowledge of the system of training doctors in the Slovenian and European education systems. They got acquainted with innovative methods and technologies of implementing the work of a multidisciplinary team.


Together with the delegation of teachers of Ukrainian universities they met with the Consul of the Embassy of Ukraine in Slovenia Roman Tershovchyn, the director of the Roman Baths Valery Arakelov and the President of the International Academy S.P.E.K.T.R. (Slovenia) Julia Pate in the framework of the development of bilateral Ukraine-Slovenia relations in the science and medicine field.


During the internship, Professor Yaremenko LM together with Professor Sokurenko LM and associate professor Ryzhova IP presented information about the OO Bogomolets National Medical University activities. All participants were awarded certificates of successful internship.










On February 19-20, 2020 in Paris (France) was provide «10th Global Summit ON Neuroscience AND Neuroimmunology», which was initiated by leading Scientific journals: Journal of Immune Disorders and Therapy, Journal of Neurology and Clinical Neuroscience and Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Therapy.   Scientists from 20 countries participated in the Conference. During two days of work, there were 26 lecture reports, which were present by experimental and clinical researches on neuroimmunology, as well as problems of treatment of central nervous system disorders in children.  Professor of Histology and Embryology department Natalia O. Melnyk was a member of organizing committee and presented the extended Lecture report «Influence of Interferon beta-1a on neurons of central nervous system and immune organs after initiation of demyelination and Remyelination “.

The “10th Global Summit on Neuroscience and Neuroimmunology” Professor Melnyk N. O. received an honorary certificate of a member of the organizing committee. In general, the Conference was held at a high scientific level, and demonstrated main pole of neuroimmunology, which provides a great incentive for further scientific work in this field.







The VII Congress of the Scientific Society of AHET of Ukraine was held on October 2-4, 2019 in Odessa at the Odessa National Medical University.


The President of the Society Yu.Сhaikovsky delivered welcoming speech. He spoke about the achievements of the Society in the past 4 years; noted that much has been changed and today there is something to tell and what to share, and also awarded medals and certificates to the most active scientists.

For two days the participants of the Congress, morphologists from all medical and veterinary universities and research institutes of Ukraine shared their knowledge, and achievements in scientific and pedagogical activity.

One of the meetings was devoted to the role of women-scientists in the development and formation of morphological scientific schools. This is Anna Krasuskaya – the world’s first woman professor of anatomy. As well as Maryana Kornilova, Evgeniya Malovichko and many others who made a great contribution to the development of morphological science.

Meeting in Karolinska Medical University, Sweden.
In August 2011, Yu.Tchaikovsky, Head of the Histology and Embryology Department, visited Karolinska Medical University. He was hospitably met by the staff of the Neurosciences Department, some lecturers of which are responsible for teaching Histology. It was found the main features of teaching this discipline in Sweden and Ukraine. Professor Björn Meister, Head of Histology Course Department and Yu.B. Tchaikovskyi agreed on further exchange of the training and methodical scientific information.

Yu.Tchaikovskyi and B. Meister pictured

Olympiad in Histology, Cytology and Embryology
During 24- 26 April, 2012, in the State Higher Educational Institution Lugansk State Medical University the Second Stage of All-Ukrainian Student Olympiad in Educational Discipline Histology, Cytology, Embryology has been held, about 40 students from 15 higher educational institutions of Ukraine participated in this event. It was held in three stages – written stage included testing and defining the structures, processes and effects fixed on multimedia images taken of the histological preparations, as well as holding the blitz tour.
According to the results in individual standings of the Student Olympiad the Second place was won by the student of O. O. Bogomolets National Medical University, A. A. Vodianyk III Medical Faculty, Group #1.
According to the results in the team standings of the Student Olympiad the first place was won by the team of O. O. Bogomolets National Medical University (students B. B. Kulchytskyi, A.A. Vodianyk, O.V. Melnyk).