Head of the Department Oleksandr Oleksandrovych Potapov

Oleksandr Oleksandrovych PotapovHead of the Department, MD, PhD, Professor. In 1985 he graduated from Ivano-Frankivsk Medical Institute. He worked as a neurosurgeon at Sumy Regional Clinical Hospital; in 1989-1992 he studied at clinical residency and postgraduate school of medical education. In 1992 Oleksandr Potapov passed PhD defense. Since 1995 he has been working as a lecturer, an associate professor and the Chief of the Neurological Surgery Course. In 2002 Oleksandr Potapov defended his doctoral thesis entitled “Disorders of Coagulation System and Anticoagulation System in Craniocerebral Trauma” and obtained the academic title of Professor. He is the author of 130 scientific publications and study guides. He is a physician of the highest category.

Associate Professor of the Department Oksana Ivanivna Kolenko

Oksana Ivanivna Kolenko Associate Professor of the Department, MD, PhD in Medical Science. In 1999 she graduated from the Medical Department of Sumy State University and finished her study at clinical residency and postgraduate school of medical education. In 2006 Oksana Kolenko passed her PhD defense on “Epidemiology of Cerebral Stroke According to the Registration Entries in Sumy (epidemiological and clinicopathologic study)”. She has published about 70 scientific works study guides. She carries on research work on current issues in neuroscience, particularly cerebrovascular pathology. Oksana Kolenko is a non-staff research assistant at the Neurology, Psychiatry and Narcology Institute of Ukrainian Academy of Medical Sciences. She is a physician of the highest category.

Associate Professor of the Department Arkadii Volodymyrovych Kustov

Arkadii Volodymyrovych KustovAssociate Professor of the Department, MD, PhD in Medical Science. In 1973 he graduated from Crimean Medical Institute and finished studying at clinical residency. In 1992 Arkadii Kustov passed his PhD defense. He worked as a Deputy Chief Doctor and a psychiatrist at Sumy Psychoneurologic Dispensary. Since 1995 he has been working as an associate professor and the Chief of Psychiatry and Narcology Course at Sumy State University. He is the author of more than 70 scientific and methodological publications. He has published 2 textbooks. He is a physician of the highest category.

Associate Professor of the Department Volodymyr Stanislavovych Lychko

Volodymyr Stanislavovych LychkoAssociate Professor of the Department, MD, PhD in Medical Science. In 2000 he graduated from the Medical Department of Sumy State University. In 2000-2010 he worked as a neuropathologist at Vascular Neurology Unit of Sumy Municipal Clinical Hospital № 4. In 2010 Volodymyr Lychko passed PhD defense on “Endothelium-Dependent Mechanisms of Brain-Blood Barrier Damage due to Brain Infarction in Medication Dynamics”. He is the author of more than 50 scientific publications. He conducts research work on current issues in neuroscience, particularly cerebrovascular pathology. He is a physician of the highest category.

Associate Professor of the Department Larysa Viktorivna Kuts

Larysa Viktorivna KutsAssociate Professor of the Department, MD, PhD in Medical Science. In 1999 she graduated from the Medical Department of Sumy State University. She has written more than 20 scientific papers and study guides. In 2004 Larysa Kuts passed her PhD defense on “The Functional Status of the Cytokine System In Patients with Atopic Dermatitis; Complex Treatment of them, Using Cytokine-Modulating Chronotherapy”. She carries on research work on current issues in dermatovenerology. She is a physician of the highest category.

Associate Professor of the Department Alla Vladyslavivna Yurchenko

Alla Vladyslavivna Yurchenko – Associate Professor of the Department, MD, PhD in Medical Science. In 1983 she graduated from Kharkiv Medical Institute. In 2002 Alla Yurchenko passed her PhD defense on “Rehabilitation of the Patients with Cerebrovascular Insufficiency, Who Were Exposed to Low Doses of Ionizing Radiation ". She has published about 15 scientific publications. She is a physician of the highest category.

Assistant professor Dmytro Dmytrovich Sotnikov

Dmytro Dmytrovich Sotnikov – an Assistant professor, MD, PhD in Medical Science. In 2003 he graduated from the Medical Department of Sumy State University. In 2004 – 2013 he worked as a Head of Department Neurology at Putivle Central Region Hospital. In 2012 Dmytro Sotnikov  passed PhD defense on “Clinicodiagnostic criteria of differential approache to migraine preventive treatment”. He is the author of more than 15 scientific publications. He is a physician of the first category.

Assistant professor Mudrenko Iryna Hryhorivna

Mudrenko Iryna Hryhorivna is the assistant professor, MD, PhD in medical sciences. In 2008 she presented a thesis for scientific degree on the theme ‘Auto-aggressive behavior in patients with the first psychotic episode’. She has the highest qualification category of psychiatrist, in 2000-2008 she worked as attending physician. From 2009 to 2015 she obtained the position of deputy chief physician by medical part of Sumy Regional Clinical Psychoneurological Dispensary and the head psychiatrist of Sumy region. Her scientific interest is connected with suicidology, she is the author of 25 scientific works. Now she also teaches ‘Psychiatry’ and ‘Medical Psychology’.

Assistant professor Kmyta Oleksii Petrovych

Kmyta Oleksii Petrovych is the Assistant professor, MD, PhD in medical sciences. In 2016 he presented a thesis for scientific degree on the theme "Clinical course of traumatic brain injury with regard to -675 4G/5G polymorphism of plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 gene". Graduated in 2005 from the Medical Faculty of Sumy State University. From 2008 to present works as a neurosurgeon in Sumy Regional Clinical Hospital. From 2011 to 2014 studied in post-graduate program at the department. Has more than 20 published scientific papers. Medical category - second.

Dual Jobholders

 

The part-time employees at our Department are:

Course of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology - assistants: Olʹha Ivanivna Matlay (at MI of Sumy Regional Council “Sumy Regional Clinical Hospital”) and Alla Mykolayivna Kalynychenko (at Sumy Regional Psychoneurologic Dispensary)

Course of Dermatovenerology - assistants: Maryna Ivanivna Kryhina (at Sumy Municipal Children's Clinical Hospital n.a. Saint Zinaida) and Nataliya Volodymyrivna Pavlenko (at "Elediya" Health Center)

Course of Clinical Immunology and Allergology - assistant: Mykhaylo Ivanovych Kondratyuk