Lecturers of department

Family Medicine and Dermatovenerology Department

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Атаман Юрій Олександрович

Ataman Yurii

MD, DSc, Professor

2003: Ataman Y.O. graduated from Sumy State University with honors

2004: Doctor of Medicine (MD), specialties «Therapy», «Cardiology», Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kiev

2008: Candidate of Sciences (Ph.D), specialty 14.03.04, «The role of lipid peroxidation in the development of arteries and veins lesions induced by primary disturbances of energy metabolism»

2011: Docent (Associate Professor) of Sumy State University

2013: Doctor of Medical Sciences (the highest research degree in Ukraine), speciality 14.03.04, «The role of general and local mechanisms in the development of Monckeberg’s arteriosclerosis»

Other activities: Director of Sports Medicine Center of Sumy State University from 2017 year.


Бокова Світлана Іванівна

Bokova Svitlana

MD, Ph.D.

2004: graduated from Sumy State University

2006: Doctor of Medicine (MD), specialty «General practice – Family medicine», Sumy State University, Sumy

2006 – 2007: worked at the Sumy municipal clinical hospital;

2010: Doctor of Medicine (MD), specialty «14.01.10 – Pediatrics», Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kharkiv

2011: Doctor of Medicine (MD), specialty «Ultrasound diagnostics», Kharkiv Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kharkiv

2013: Candidate of Sciences (Ph.D), specialty 14.01.10 –Pediatrics

Author more than 50 scientific and methodological publications, 1 patent.

Деміхова Надія Володимирівна

Nadiia Demikhova

Professor, DSc, MD

Title of dissertation for the degree of Doctor of Medicine “Structural and functional endothelial and immunological aspects of chronic renocardial syndrome and their correction” in the specialty 14.01.37 – Nephrology (2014).

Title of dissertation for the degree of candidate of medical sciences “Features of chronic heart failure in metabolic syndrome” in the specialty 14.01.02 – Internal Diseases (2007).

Author of 90 scientific and methodological publications, 5 patents, 2 copyrights, 1 monograph, 5 textbooks. Teaching experience – 15 years, medical experience – 17 years, category in specialty “Family Medicine” – the highest.

Жаркова Альбіна Володимирівна

Albina Zharkova

MD, Ph.D., Associated Professor

2005: graduated from Sumy State University with honors 

2007: Doctor of Medicine (MD), specialty «Internal Medicine», Sumy State University; 2008 – specialty «Health Organization», Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Kiev

2007-2011: worked as a therapist, then head physician assistant at the Sumy municipal clinical hospital №5;

2011-2013 – head of therapeutical department at the Sumy municipal policlinic №3

2013: Candidate of Sciences (Ph.D), speciality 14.01.02 – Internal Medicine, «Ischemic heart disease, associated with acid peptic disease: the influence of antisecretory therapy on the homocysteine level and lipid spectre» 

Since 2013: Assistant lecturer of Family Medicine Department. Author of 29 scientific papers 

2018: Assotiated Professor

Melekhovets Oksana

Melekhovets Oksana


  • Sumy State University (1998 – now)
  • Head of the Endocrinology course (2002 – now)
  • Associate Professor of the Family Medicine Department (2005 – now)
  • Deputy Dean of Postgradual Medical Education Department (2006 – now)
  • Sumy Regional Hospital (2002 – 2010), Endocrinology Department
  • Sumy Sity Clinic №4 (1992 – 1998), therapist, doctor of functional diagnostics
  • Sumy Laser Medicine Clinic (2010 – now), Deputy Development Director; endocrinologist


  • The 2nd State Moscow Medical Institute, Moscow, 1991
  • One-year internship in internal medicine, Sumy, 1991-1992
  • Postgraduate courses in Bohomolets National Medical University, Kiyv,1998
  • European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education EACCME, Florence, Italy, 2019


Academic background

  • Academic Qualifications Degree – Associate professor, 2006
  • Qualification thesis Ph.D. in Medicine, 1999


Professional Memberships

  • ESE – European Society of Endocrinology
  • Ukraine Diabetology Association


Licensure and Certification

  • Endocrinology; higher grade
  • Internal medicine; higher grade
  • General practice – family medicine; the higher grade


Advanced Training

  • Milestones in Diabetes Therapy, 31 August, 2002, Budapest, Hungary
  • EASD 38th Annual meeting, September 1-5,2002, Budapest, Hungary
  • Sanofi-Aventis Deutschland, 18 -20/ 07, 2008, Frankfurt-on-Main, Germany
  • Salzburg Weill Cornell – international Atherosclerosis Society Seminar in Lipid Metabolism, 16-22 September, 2012, Salzburg, Austria
  • Global Health Economics. HESP Regional Seminar for Excellence in Teaching, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2012
  • 37th Annual Meeting of the European Thyroid Association, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2013
  • 51st Annual Meeting of the European Association for the study of Diabetes (EASD 2015), 14-18.09.2015, Stockholm, Sweden
  • T2DM management in high CV risk patients: What are the Fact and Opportunities? 15-16.04.2016, Dubai, UAE
  • XVIIIIth International Symposium on Atherosclerosis (ISA 2018), 10-12.06.2018, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Participation for a total 18 credit hours at the 21 Anniversary Toronto Ottawa Heart Summit, June 9-10, 2018, Ontario, Canada
  • XLIX International Scientific and Practical Conference “Application of lasers in medicine and biology”, 3-5 October, 2018, Hajdúszoboszló, Hungary
  • «European Accreditation Program for Continuing Medical Education» Kent State University, College of Medicine, 23.05-25.05.19, Florence, Italy
  • 7th EYES Meeting 13.09-15.09.19, Athens, Greece
  • «Fit for partnership with Germany» Aahen RWTH International Academy GmbH, 04.11-29.11.19, Germany