Bogomolets National Medical University
HONOR, MERCY, GLORY

Department of ophthalmology

INFORMATION ABOUT THE EMPLOYEES

 

 

Head of the Department – Doctor of Medicine, Professor Zhaboiedov Dmytro

In 1997 he graduated from Bogomolets National Medical University, specialty “medicine”.

From 1997 to 1999 – internship at the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets National Medical University (Central City Clinical Hospital Eye Trauma Center).

From 1999 to 2001 – clinical residency at the Department of Ophthalmology, Shupika Kyiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Eye Microsurgery Center.

From 2001 to 2005 – post-graduate student at the Department of Ophthalmology, Kyiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education.

In 2005, under the guidance of the Corresponding Member of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor Sergienko M.M., he defended his PhD thesis “Clinical studies of intraocular lens implantation methods in the absence of capsular support”.

Since 2002 – assistant at the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets National Medical University.

Since 2014 – associate professor at the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets National Medical University.

In 2015, under the guidance of Doctor of Medicine, Professor Pasichnyk N.V., he defended his doctoral thesis “Surgical correction of aberrations of the optic system of the eye in the treatment of age-related cataracts”.

In 2018 D.Zhaboiedov received the title of “Associated Professor”.

Since December 2019 –D.Zhaboiedov is the head of the Department of Ophthalmology at Bogomolets National Medical University.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: modern methods of microsurgical treatment of cataracts, glaucoma, retinal detachment and inflammatory and dystrophic diseases of the retina, traumatic injuries of the eye, laser technologies in the treatment of diseases of the retina and glaucoma.

Introduction to clinical practice: method of correction of aphakia after cataract removal with a monoblock flexible aspherical intraocular lens SL-907 “Centrix DZ”, US Optics, method of implantation of the drainage valve system in surgical treatment of refractory forms of glaucoma, methods of fixation of the IOL SL-907 “Centrix DZ” in the capsulorexis windows, suture fixation of the IOL to the iris and intrasclerally.

Publications:D.Zhaboiedov has over 210 scientific papers, including the National Ophthalmology textbook for students, 9 patents, 2 copyright certificates, methodological recommendations.

Public activity:

Member of the Specialized Scientific Council of the Department of Ophthalmology at Shupika Kyiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education

Member of the editorial board of an international journal «Ophthalmology. Eastern Europe»

Membership in professional associations:

Member of the European Association of Refractive and Cataract Surgeons.

Member of the American Association of Refractive and Cataract Surgeons.

Member of the American Academy of Ophthalmologists

Member of the Association of Ophthalmologists – Neuroophthalmologists, Glaucomatologists of Ukraine

Member of the Association of Ophthalmologists of Ukraine

Member of Black Sea Ophthalmological Society

Permanent participant and moderator of national and international symposia, conferences, congresses, congresses.

Participated in demonstration of operations within the framework of “Living Surgery”.

Awards: Awarded with diploma of the State Penitentiary Service of Ukraine (2012).

Certificates and awards for providing up-to-date ophthalmic care.

Actively engaged in charity

 

Skrypnyk Rimma

Vice-Rector for Scientific-Pedagogical Work, International Relations and European Integration.

Doctor of Medical Sciences, Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology of Bogomolets National Medical University.

She heads (is a consultant of) the clinical base of the Department at Kyiv City Hospital No. 9.

Rimma Skrypnyk had graduated from Bogomolets Kyiv Medical Institute in 1984 with honors and in 1984 – 1986 she was studying at the clinical residency at the department of eye diseases at Bogomolets Kyiv Medical Institute.

After the competition in 1986 Rimma Skrypnyk was enrolled in the postgraduate study of the Department of Eye Diseases at Bogomolets Kyiv Medical Institute.

She had been working as an assistant professor at the department of eye diseases since 1989.

In 1990, R. Skrypnyk successfully defended her PhD thesis on “Features of diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of injuries of the optic nerve” at the Filatov Institute of Eye Diseases and Tissue Therapy in Odessa.

In 2005, R. Skrypnyk successfully defended her D.Sc. thesis on “Optic Nerve Damage in Diabetes Mellitus (Pathogenesis, Clinical Features, Diagnostics, Treatment)” at the Filatov Institute of Eye Diseases and Tissue Therapy in Odessa.

She has been working as a professor of the Department of Eye Diseases at Bogomolets National Medical University since 2006.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: Her main areas of work include ocular complications of diabetes mellitus, complicated cataract surgery in diabetic patients. In the result of complex interdisciplinary research, she found out main pathogenic mechanisms of optic nerve damage in diabetic patients, types of optic neuropathy and its clinical features, also she proposed new clinical classification of optic nerve lesions.

Introduction to clinical practice: diagnostic algorithm that enables early disease detection and starting pathogenetic therapy, newest methods of diagnostics (computer examination of the central field of view, optical coherence tomography of the retina, early detection of glaucoma and optic nerve diseases), new strategies for retinal disease treatment.

Publications: Published 263 scientific papers, including 3 monographs, 6 textbooks. She edited National Textbooks “Ophthalmology” which were written in Ukrainian and Russian. Also, she is co-author of the textbook “Ophthalmology” (in English), and the educational programs “Ophthalmology” for students of higher educational establishments of III-IV levels of accreditation in “medical”, “pediatrics”, “preventive medicine”, “dentistry” and “medical psychology” specialties, author of 26 innovative proposals and inventions. Hirsch index – 6. English level – B2.

4 PhD theses and 2 D.Sc. theses were defended under her leadership, and she is supervising one PhD thesis now.

Public activity: Chief Editor of the International Journal “Ophthalmology. Eastern Europe”, editorial board member of “Archive of Ophthalmology” and “Galician Medical Bulletin”, expert in ophthalmology of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, member of the Association of Ophthalmologists of Ukraine, Black Sea Ophthalmological Society, European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons.

Awards: Award of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine for Young Scientists for the monography “Optic nerve injuries” (1996), Honorary Certificates of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, Kyiv City State Administration.

 

 

 

 

Vitovska Oksana

MD, professor of the Department

 

In 1988 O.Vitovska had graduated with honors from Kyiv Medical Institute.

January 2020 – Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets NMU

November 2014 – December 2019 – Head of the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets NMU

2013-2014 – Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets NMU

2000-2013 – Assistant Professor of the Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets NMU

1997-2000 – Assistant, Department of Ophthalmology, Bogomolets NMU

O.Vitovska was in clinical residency at Kyiv Medical Institute (1988-1994), had postgraduate studies at Kyiv Medical Institute (1994-1997).

In 1997 O.Vitovska defended her PhD thesis : “The effectiveness of the embryonic nervous tissue in the treatment of pigmentary retinal degeneration”.

In 2011, O.Vitovskahad defended her doctoral thesis MD: “Scientific substantiation of a national strategy for struggle against the primary glaucoma in Ukraine”.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: Under her guidance 3 PhD theses are in process (2 at the final stage), 1 MD and 1 PhD thesis are defended.

Scientific interests – pathology of the posterior pole of the eye.

In 2008, professor received a grant from the European Ophthalmic Society and completed an internship on cataract surgery, glaucoma and retinal treatment at Heidelberg Medical University, Germany.

2003-2019 – continuous participation in master classes, conferences (reports), seminars in Ukraine and abroad (DOG, SOE, EGS, EVER, ESCRS, ARVO)

2013 – Intravitreal Injection Course

2017-2018 – Training for Medical Educators as part of the Congress of the American Academy of Ophthalmology

Introduction to clinical practice: perfectly knows modern methods of diagnostics and treatment of ophthalmic patients, performs surgical interventions necessary for treatment of patients with glaucoma, with diseases of the retina, actively implements laser technologies in practical surgery.

Publications: author of 242 scientific works, 127 of them are scientific articles; is a co-author of 4 educational and methodical publications, 3 reference books, 1 educational manual, 4 educational programs, 2 National ophthalmology textbooks for students of  Medical Universities and 2 textbooks for family doctors, editor-in-chief of the National Ophthalmology textbook for English-speaking students, author of 5 rationalizations letters, 5 information letters on innovations in health care, co-author of 4 patents for invention. English level is – B2.

Google Scholar Hirsch Index – 5.0; Scopus Hirsch Index – 1.0.

Public activity: Honored Doctor of Ukraine, Chief specialist of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in the field of ophthalmology (2014-2017), expert of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in the field of ophthalmology (2017 – present), member of the Specialized Academic Council D 26.003.01 (Bogomolets NMU), deputy chairman of the expert council of the State Medical Academy in the specialty “Surgery”, member of the scientific council of the Medical Faculty №2 and Bogomolets NMU, member of the editorial board of the magazines “Ophthalmology”, “Ophthalmological reports”. Professor has a second higher education –in law (2003-2007 – Academy of the Advocacy of Ukraine). As a part of a voluntary mobile hospital, she provides assistance to children and adults directly in the east areas (Rubizhne, Severodonetsk, Luhansk region). Regularly provides consultative and methodological assistance for doctors (Kramatorsk, Severodonetsk) and teachers (Luhansk Medical University) directly in the east areas. Annually organizes and holds the Ophthalmic Hub International Conference, scientific and practical seminars within the framework of the International Medical Exhibition.

Membership in professional associations:

Candidate for membership in the American Academy of Ophthalmology

Member of the European Society of Retinologists

Member of the International Expert Council of Ophthalmologists about Glaucoma

Member of EVER (European eye vision research)

Vice-President for International Relations of the Association of Ophthalmologists-Neuroophthalmologists, Glaucomatologists of Ukraine (2007-2015)

Member of the International Expert Council of Ophthalmologists about Glaucoma Chairman of the Kiev Society of Ophthalmologists (2012-2017)

Chairman of the Board of the All-Ukrainian Alliance of Ophthalmologists (2016- present)

Awards: Acknowledgment of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine (2016), Acknowledgment of the Mayor of Kyiv (2013), Honorary Award “For saved lives (2017), Order of Princess Olga 3 degree (2018), Acknowledgment of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine (2019), diploma of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine (2019).

 

 

 

Greben Natalia

PhD, Associate Professor of Department

N.Greben had graduated in 1995 with honors from Bogomolets NMU. During her studies, she participated in the work of a scientific ophthalmology society.

After graduating from the University, she continued her internship in the specialty “ophthalmology” at the Department of Ophthalmology of NMU and Academy of Postdradual Education, since 1998 – she was  in clinical residency, in 2000 – 2004 – post-graduate student at the department of Ophthalmology of NMU.

In 2005 N.Greben defended her PhD thesis: “Improvement of methods of diagnostics and treatment of patients with solar retinal burns (clinical experimental study)”. Since 2000, N.Greben worked as a senior laboratory assistant at the department, since 2009 – assistant, and since 2013 – Associate Professor at the department.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the vascular-endocrine genesis and traumatic injuries of the eye, including first aid, methods of electrophysiological research in diseases of the retina and optic nerve.

Introduction to clinical practice: methods of diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the anterior and posterior segments of the eye, in particular traumatic origin, trauma of the eye, adnexa, physical methods of treatment, use of reconstructive operations.

Publications: Author of 90 printed works, including 17 scientific articles, 2 patents for invention, 2 rationalization proposals.

Public activity: N.Greben takes an active part in the organizational and public work of the department, faculty, university, was a technical secretary of the examination board of the medical faculty №2 of NMU (2009), dean’s assistant of medical faculty №2 (2010-2012), deputy chief of educational and methodical department, responsible for the work of the methodical office of the university. At the request of the State Medical Center of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine N.Greben organizes curriculum development in disciplines in accordance with the curricula in the areas of “Medicine”, participates in the creation of draft regulations on teaching and methodological work, orders of NMU and the work of “ASU”, the establishment of work plans of the CMS, the development of end-to-end programs, methodical developments according to modern requirements.

Public activity: expert of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, member of the expert commission of forensic examination of Ukraine.

Membership in Professional Associations: Member of the Association of Ophthalmologists of Ukraine.

Awards: honorary certificates from the Kyiv mayor, honorary diploma of the Academic Council of NMU.

 

 

 

Ryzhova Iryna

PhD, Associate Professor of Department

Graduated from Kyiv Medical Institute, studied in clinical residency, postgraduate studies at the Department of Ophthalmology of NMU in 1991-1996.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: Under the direction of I.Ryzhova 2 masters, interns were prepared.

Scientific interests: vascular diseases of the eye.

Introduction to clinical practice: algorithms for diagnostics and treatment of patients with optic neuropathies, rehabilitation of patients with optic atrophy.

Publications: has 32 publications, which include 4 methodical recommendations, 4 inventions and 7 rational proposals.

Public activity: responsible for the scientific work of the department, trade-union of the department.

Membership in Professional Associations: Association of Neuro-Ophthalmologists and Glaucomatologists of Ukraine, Public Union All-Ukrainian Alliance of Ophthalmologists.

Awards: honorary diploma of the Academic Council of NMU.

 

 

 

Skrypnychenko Inna

PhD, Associate Professor of Department

In 1987 I.Skrypnychenko graduated with honors from the Medical Faculty of Kyiv Medical Institute. During 1987 – 1989 she was studying at the clinical residency, in 1989-1992 she was a postgraduate student of the department of eye diseases, and from 1992 she was an assistant of the department. In 1993 she defended her Ph.D. thesis: “Clinic features, diagnostics and treatment of an ocular form of myasthenia” (Supervisor: G.D.Zhaboedov). Since 2013 she has been working as an associate professor of the department.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: neuroophthalmology, glaucoma, retinal diseases, inflammatory diseases of the organ of vision, laser methods of treatment.

Introduction to clinical practice: Symptomatology and deep data about clinical features and the course of ocular myasthenia gravis were specified; classification of ocular myasthenia was proposed; the technique of complex treatment of patients with ocular myasthenia was developed; the effectiveness of surgical treatment (thymectomy) in patients with ocular form of myasthenia was proved. Treatment method of degenerative diseases of the retina and optic atrophy that included the use of programmable pneumatic vacuum compression was developed. She has the highest qualification category of the ophthalmologist.

Publications: author of more than 95 scientific papers, co-author of the National Textbooks “Ophthalmology” that were published in Ukrainian and Russian, ophthalmology textbook for students of medical colleges and nursing institutes, ophthalmology educational programs for students of III-IV levels of accreditation medical institutions with the specialties of “dentistry” and “medical psychology”. Also, she is an author of the monograph section, 2 methodological recommendations, has 5 innovative proposals and patents.

Public activity: Responsible for the work of the student scientific group of the department, an editorial board member of the international scientific and practical journal “Ophthalmology. Eastern Europe.”

Membership in Professional Associations: Member of the Society of Ophthalmologists of Ukraine and Black Sea Ophthalmological Society.

Awards: Acknowledgment of the Mayor of Kyiv (2010), Honorary diploma of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine (2012), Honorary diploma of the Academic Council of Bogomolets National Medical University (2014).

 

 

 

 

Kurilina Elena

PhD, Associate Professor of the Department

In 1976 E.Kurilina graduated from the Medical Faculty of Kyiv Medical Institute.

  1. Kurilina studied in clinical residency with English Language Studies in 1980-1982.

In 1988 she had defended her PhD thesis: “Complex treatment of long-standing primary glaucoma”.

Since 1985, Elena has worked as an assistant, since 2000 – Associate Professor of the Department of Eye Diseases of the National Medical University.

The main directions of scientific and practical work:

Under the guidance of E.Kurilina 2 Masters from China had been trained.

Scientific interests: Primary and secondary glaucoma. Surgical treatment of refractory forms of glaucoma.

Publications:has 129 printed works, which include 1textbook, 7 guidelines, 4 rational proposals.

Public activity: member of the Clinical Expert Commission of Kyiv.

 

 

 

 

Baran Tetiana

PhD, Associate Professor of the Department

In 1980 T.Baran graduated from the Medical Faculty of Kyiv Medical Institute.

T.Baran studied in clinical residency in 1986-1989y., had postgraduate studies in Kyiv Medical Institute.

In 1994 she had defended her PhD thesis: “Ophthalmopathology in patients with terminal renal insufficiency undergoing hemodialysis and after kidney transplantation”.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: modern methods of diagnostics and treatment of vascular pathology of eye. Diagnostics and treatment of neoplasms of the accessory apparatus of the eye.

Introduction to clinical practice: methods of diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the anterior and posterior segments of the eye, in particular traumatic origin, trauma of the eye, ophthalmic oncology of the accessory apparatus of the eye, physical methods of treatment (cryosurgical, laser), reconstructive operations.

Publications: has 130 printed works, which include 1 textbook, 3 guidelines, 30 rational proposals.

Public activity: member of the team of Ministry of Health of Ukraine on the use of medicines in state medical institutions.

Membership in professional associations: member of the Association of Neuro-Ophthalmologists and Glaucomatologists, Association of Ophthalmologists of Ukraine.

Awards: “Badge of Honor”, honorary certificates from the Kyiv mayor, honorary certificates from the Metropolitan of Kyiv and all Ukraine, the Head of the Kiev Orthodox Church.

 

 

 

 

Konakh Vita

PhD, Associate Professor of Department

In 1991 she graduated from the Kyiv Medical Institute.

V.Konakh had studied in clinical residency in 1991-1993 at Kyiv Medical Institute, in 1993 – 2001 – had postgraduate studies at Kyiv Medical Institute. She defended her Ph.D. thesis:”Features of ophthalmic diagnostics and treatment of visual impairment in patients with tumors of the bridge and cerebellar angle”.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: Research interests include neuroophthalmology, optic nerve pathology and retinal disorders. Diseases of the anterior segment of the eye.

Introduction to clinical practice: new methods of diagnostics (determination of the central field of view, optic coherence tomographyof the retina, early diagnostics of retinal diseases), new methods of treatment of diseases of the retina, development and implementation of algorithms for the diagnostics and treatment of ophthalmic symptoms in patients with neoplasm of the angle.

Publications: author of 34 publications, including 1 methodical recommendation, 1 invention and 1 newsletter.

Membership in professional associations: Public Union All-Ukrainian Alliance of Ophthalmologists.

 

 

 

 

 

Kireyev Volodymyr

PhD, Assistant of Department

In 1987 graduated from Bogomolets Kyiv Medical Institute. During his studies he took an active part in the student scientific society. After the internship from 1988 to 1992 he worked at Kyiv City Clinical Hospital № 25.

In 1992 V.Kireyev entered the clinical residency in Bogomolets Kyiv Medical Institute. In 1996 he defended PhD thesis: “Condition of the tear film at reduction of tear production in patients with Sjogren’s syndrome”.

Introduction to clinical practice: development at the department (crystallography of the tear fluid, determination of the anterior mirror surface of the cornea, determination of the time of evaporation of the tear film, biochemical study of the tear fluid, cytology of the conjunctiva of the eyeball), which significantly expanded the clinical knowledge and diagnosis -therapeutic tactics for managing the “dry eye” syndrome.

Publications:V.Kireyev – author of 85 printed scientific papers, 2 manuals (Ophthalmology. Workbook), 3 educational and methodological recommendations. Has 3 copyright certificates.

Public Activities: Member of the Association of Ophthalmologists – Neuroophthalmologists, Glaucomatologists of Ukraine and Refractive Surgeons of Ukraine.

Awards: Distinction of State Institution « Filatov Odessa Research Institute of Eye Diseases and Tissue Therapy”.

 

 

 

 

Parkhomenko Olena

PhD, Assistant of Department

Parkhomenko Olena graduated from Bogomolets National Medical University in 2003. From 2003 till 2005 was studying in magistracy in Ophthalmolgy department of Bogomolets NMU. In 2004 defended a magistracy thesis on topic “Prostaglandins in treatment of open angle glaucoma”. From 2005 worked as an assistant of Department. In 2010 defended the thesis on topic “Peculiarities of diagnostics, course of the disease, treatment and prognosis of phacomorphic glaucoma”.

Participant of international symposiums, conferences, societies of ophthalmologists, scientific secretary of Society of Young Ophthalmolgists of Ukraine.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: diagnostics, prognosis and treatment of glaucoma, cataract, refraction anomaly; plastic and reconstructive surgery. Performs contemporary methods of diagnostics and treatment of retinal and optic nerve diseases.

Practical significane: criterions of diagnostics, treatment and prognosis of phacomorphic glaucoma, method of acquiring of qualitative images and detailed analysis of anterior chamber angle with the help of optical coherence tomography indicated for posterior segment of the eye, method of combined surgical treatment of phacomorphic glaucoma were developed.

Publications: more than 60 scientific papers, including methodical recommendations issued by Department, declarational patent of Ukraine on utility model “Method of diagnostics of anterior chamber angle width in open angle, narrow angle and close angle glaucoma”.

Public activity: member of Society of Young Ophthalmologists of Ukraine, participant of national and international symposiums, confernces and meetings of ophthalmologists.

 

 

 

KomarovaTetiana

Assistant of Department

T.Komarova has graduated with honors from Bogomolets National Medical University in 2017, was included into the Book of Honor of the University. During her internship, she was on exchange at the Ophthalmology Department of San Martino Hospital (Genoa, Italy).

From 2019 – postgraduate student of the Department of Ophthalmology (full-time evening form) of Bogomolets National Medical University.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: diagnostics and treatment of diseases of the retina.

Publications: has 14 printed works.

Public activity: Secretary of the meetings of the Department of Ophthalmology of Bogomolets National Medical University.

Membership in Professional Associations: Member of EURETINA, All-Ukrainian Alliance of Ophthalmologists.

Awards: Presidential Scholarship, Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine Scholarship.

 

 

 

 

Ivniev Bogdan

Assistant of Department

B.Ivniev has graduated from Vinnytsa National Medical University in 2015. He had his internship at the ophthalmology department at Vinnytsa National Medical University in 2015-2017. He was on exchange at Czech Republic (Oftex, Pardubice)and Germany (Uniklinik, Koln).

The main directions of scientific and practical work: Scientific interests are focused on surgery of the anterior eye segment (cataract surgery and glaucoma surgery) and laser treatment.

Publications: has 4patents and 5 printed works.

Public activity: He is an active participant of national and international conferences and congresses.

 

 

Efimova Ulia

Assistant of Department

  1. Efimova has graduated from Bogomolets National Medical University in 2012. She was on exchange at Prague, Czech Republic on the program dedicated to the problems about age-related macular degeneration.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: diagnostics and treatment of the diseases of anterior and posteriour eye segments.

Publications: has 5 printed works.

Public activity: She has actively participated in public life of the university, was an active member of students’ scientific society. Doctor of the first category. She actively carries out consultations and treats patients. She constantly improves her qualification level, attends international conferences and congresses.

 

 

 

Salata Pavlo

PhD, Assistant of Department

Graduated from Bogomolets National Medical University in 2002. In 2002-2004 he studied in the magistracy at the Department of Ophthalmology. In 2004-2007 he studied at the postgraduate course at the Department of Ophthalmology. In 2009, he defended his PhD thesis: “Determination of HLA system genes and cytokines in patients with primary open-angle glaucoma.” Since 2007, he has been an assistant at the Department of Ophthalmology.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: new methods of diagnostics and treatment of glaucoma.

Introduction to clinical practice: use of modern methods in the diagnosis of eye diseases.

Publications: author of more than 30 scientific papers, co-author of guidelines for ophthalmology for medical students, holds a patent.

Awards: Presidential Scholarship, Verkhovna Rada Scholarship, Double Mayor Scholarship, Mayor Award, Nycomed International Scholarship. Listed in the Golden Book of Honor of the University.

 

 

 

 

Dziuba Natalia

PhD, Assistant of Department

Graduated from Kyiv Medical Institute in 1992.

She defended her thesis on the topic: “Efficiency of low-energy LED therapy in the complex treatment of age-related macular degeneration”.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: pathology of the retina and optic nerve, glaucoma, inflammatory diseases of the eyes.

Introduction to clinical practice: the technique of low-energy pulsed chromatic LED therapy of green (505 nm), red (625 nm) and infrared (940 nm) ranges in the complex treatment of dry and exudative forms of age-related macular degeneration; the technique of introducing emoxypin and autoplasma into the subtenon space in the treatment of dystrophic diseases of the posterior pole of the eye.

Publications: author of 38 publications, co-author of 3 patents for inventions.

Public Activity: Expert in Ophthalmology of the Executive Health Department body of the Kyiv City Council (Kyiv City State Administration).

Membership in professional associations:

Member of the Society of Ophthalmologists of Ukraine

Member of the Association of Ophthalmic Surgeons of Ukraine

Awards:

Honored Doctor of Ukraine, 2016

Acknowledgment of the Mayor of Kyiv, 2010

Certificate of Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine, 2010

Acknowledgment of the All-Ukrainian public organization “Steps of Life”, 2010

Acknowledgment from the commander 79 of the Nikolaev separate airborne assault brigade of colonel OM Shandara, 2017

Certificate of Honor from the Department of Health Care of the Executive Body of the Kyiv City Council (Kyiv City State Administration), 2019.

 

 

 

 

Rashchenko Valentin

Assistant of Department

V.Rashchenko studied at the medical school (1968 – 1972), worked as a paramedic at the ambulance station in the composition of infarct team, from 1975 to 1981 studied at the Kyiv Medical Institute. He passed medical practice in Czechoslovakia, participated in work of students’ scientific society at the Department of Ophthalmology. Since 1981 he had internship at the base of the ophthalmic departmentin the Kyiv Central City Clinical Hospital, worked as an ophthalmologist of the emergency room, then a doctor of the department.

The main directions of scientific and practical work: modern methods of medical and surgical treatment of patients with visual organ injuries.

Introduction to clinical practice: methods and devices for x-ray localization of foreign bodies in case of eye injuries, improvement of surgical interventions.

Publications: has 8 scientific papers, 67 innovative proposals.

Public Activities: permanent member of the admission committee of the Bogomolets NMU, member of the Association of Ophthalmologists, Neuro-Ophthalmologists, Glaucomatologists of Ukraine.

Awards: Winner of the Youth Science Creativity Competition, “Best Innovator”, “Excellence in Rationalization” of the Kyiv City State Administration of Public Health, winner of the Youth Science Creativity Competition.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Solomakha Kateryna

Senior Laboratory Assistant of Department

Graduated from Bogomolets National Medical Universityin 2018. Since 2018 she has been studying in an internship at the Department of Ophthalmology of Bogomolets National Medical University.

Public Activity:She was an active participant in the public life of the University, an active member of student scientific society.

 

 

 

 

Zhukovska Olesya

Senior Laboratory Assistant of Department

In 2019 she graduated from Bogomolets National Medical University with a speciality in general medicine.

Public activity: O.Zhukovska took an active part in organizing and holding the 11th Scientific-Practical Conference with International Participation “Special Issues of Diagnosis and Treatment of Craniofacial Area and Eye Diseases”, where she took the third place.

Actively participated in public life of the University and Ukraine. In 2014 O.Zhukovska joined the Maidan as volunteer paramedic.

Awards: In 2014 O.Zhukovska was awarded with note of acknowledgment of Ministry of Health of Ukraine “For significant achievements in professional activity and diligent work”.

In 2016 she conferred The Order For Bravery (Third Class) by the President of Ukraine.

In 2015-2016 she volunteered at the Main Military Clinical Hospital and Kyiv municipal clinical hospital for war veterans.

The first winner of the Vladimir Yurich scholarship.

Listed in the “Book of Honor” of Bogomolets National Medical University.

 

 

 

Gridasova Irina

Laboratory Assistant of Department

She has been working as a laboratory assistant since 1984. Performs diverse work, takes an active part in the life of the department and the University.