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On September 17, 1934, in accordance with the decree of the People’s Commissariat of Health Protection of Ukraine the reorganization of the former Vinnytsya Pharmaceutical Institute and Evening Production Institute resulted in the creation of Vinnytsya Medical Institute. Clinical departments, including the department of faculty therapy, were accordingly created.

The first head of the department was Professor Fishenzon, doctor of medical sciences. Besides the head, the department staff included two assistants and a laboratory assistant. From the moment of its foundation, the clinical laboratory has been functioning at the department and in 1936 the biochemical laboratory was started.

In 1939, after Prof. Fishenzon’s death, the department was headed by the doctor of medical sciences, Professor Izenberg. In the pre-war years, the department did not have a single scientific direction. 5 papers of Professor Fishenzon and two papers of Assistant Professor Shinkareva were published. After the liberation of Vinnytsya, from 1944 to 1950, the department of faculty therapy was headed by the candidate of medical sciences A. Azletsky.


In September of 1950, B. Shklyar became the head of the department of faculty therapy and he held this position till 1961. The prominent scientist, wonderful teacher and doctor, brilliant erudite, a Teacher from the capital letter, he became the founder of the Vinnytsya therapeutic school. He was awarded the Sign of Honor order and many other medals. B. Shklyar is the author of one of the best textbooks on propedeutics of internal diseases that has been republished four times.

Under the supervision of B. Shklyar, 2 doctoral and 11 candidate's dissertations were written. During eleven years of Professor Shklyar’s work at the department of faculty therapy 2 collections of scientific works and 2 monographs were published. Professor Shklyar was the author of 5 articles for the Large Medical Encyclopedia and 67 scientific articles. Eleven disciples of Professor Shklyar became heads of  departments. Among them are such professors as Oleynik S.F., Pilipenko V.A., Kamenetsky S.I., Mikunis R.J., Rubachuk I.A., Golovtsev Y.N., Andrenko P.T., Zelinsky B.O., Berezovsky B.A., Sheverda M.G., Serkova V.K.

After Professor Shklyar’s death, the department was headed by one of his first students, prof. R.J. Mikunis, who held this position up to August of 1988. R.J. Mikunis graduated from Vinnytsya Medical Institute in 1941. In 1953 and 1966, she defended respectively her candidate’s dissertation and her doctoral thesis.

From 1961 to 1989, under the guidance of Professor Mikunis 5 doctoral (Zelinsky B.O., Andrenko P.T., Sheverda M.G., Serkova V.K., Dubovoy O.H.) and 23 candidate's dissertations were defended. Edited by R.J. Mikunis, 7 training manuals and 5 monographs were published. The co-workers published more than 500 scientific works during this period. The problems of cardiovascular diseases such as essential hypertension, ischemic heart disease, heart failure, diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases were investigated at the department. In 1974, the department became the basis for the State Pharmacological Committee of the Soviet Union to conduct clinical trials with new medicinal preparations.

The staff of the department is being constantly renewed and extended. Before 1988, the department staff included 19 teachers and 3 laboratory assistants.

From 1988, Professor Serkova headed the department of faculty therapy. She was the head of the department till July of 2006. Having graduated from Vinnytsya Medical Institute in 1955, she attended a post-graduate course at the department of faculty therapy. From 1956 to 1977 and from 1977 to 1988, she worked respectively as an assistant and assistant professor at the department. In 1960, under the guidance of Professor Shklyar she defended her candidate’s dissertation. In 1986, Ms. Serkova defended her doctoral thesis. In 1988, she received the degree of a professor. In 2003, she obtained the title of the honored worker of science and technique of Ukraine. Repeatedly, she was awarded various diplomas of the Ministry of Health Protection of Ukraine, Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine, signs of Outstanding Health Care Worker and Outstanding Worker of Education of Ukraine. In 1981, she was awarded a medal For Labour Valor. Professor Serkova is the author of more than 280 publications, including those in foreign editions, and furthermore she is the co-author of 10 monographs.

Scientific researches of this period were devoted to the pathology of the cardiovascular system and rheumatic diseases.

Under the guidance of Professor Serkova 2 doctoral dissertations, devoted to important problems of cardiology and rheumatology, were defended. Among them are the doctoral theses by the candidate of medical sciences V. Zhebel called The Age Features of Oxidative and Anti-Oxydative Systems and Their Changes in Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease and Essential Hypertension: the Ways of Their Correction (1995) and the candidate of medical sciences M. Stanislavchuk whose piece of research was called Optimization of Treatment of Patіents wіth Rheumatoіd Arthrіtіs by Non-Steroid Anti-Inflammatory Drugs and Analgetіcs: Pharmacokіnetіcal and Pharmacodynamіcal  Approaches (1997). From 1989 to October 2006, 31 candidate's dissertations were defended, including 21 dissertations written under the guidance of Professor Serkova and 10 under the guidance of Professor Stanislavchuk respectively. Currently, 9 candidate's dissertations are being written at the department. Besides, 19 masters postgraduates from Vinnytsya Medical University and 2 masters postgraduates from higher schools of India were prepared. Since 1989, 27 people have taken a post-graduate course at the department. All of them, including 3 international students, defended their candidate's dissertations. 58 clinical interns completed their clinical studies in this period, 29 of those were international students. From 1988 to 2006, the members of the department staff published more than 600 scientific works, 9 patents, and 34 rationalization proposals.

Since 1975, the department has published educational monographs on various branches of therapy. The third complete edition of monographs on cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology, and pulmonology was published in 2004. A similar edition on rheumatology was published in 2005.

In 2005, the members of the department staff published the textbook Faculty Therapy. In addition, the training aid Rheumatic Diseases is being prepared for publication. The training aid on uninfectious tropical diseases was published specifically for international students. Also, instructions in laboratory methods of the investigation of the pathology of internal organs for general practitioners and students were published.

Since 2001, the department has been the basis for the Pharmacological Committee of Ukraine for the conduction of tests with new medicinal preparations. The department takes part in carrying out of international randomized controlled clinical trials. The department co-operates with other scientific establishments like the Institute of Cardiology named after acad. M.D.Strazhesko, Ukrainian Research Institute of Rehabilitation of Invalids, and other departments of the university.

 In 2003, the department initiated the Ukrainian conference on internal medicine which involved international participants.

Since July of 2006, the department has been headed by Professor Stanislavchuk who graduated from Vinnytsya Medical Institute in 1981. He dealt with clinical studies at the department of faculty therapy (1987), worked as an intern and head doctor of the therapeutic department at the Khmelnitsky district hospital. In 1991 and 1997, Mykola Stanislavchuk defended respectively his candidate’s and doctoral dissertations. Under the guidance of Professor Stanislavchuk 10 candidate's dissertations were defended.

Now, the staff of the department counts 19 people: two professors, 10 assistant professors, 7 assistants, 5 senior and one laboratory assistant, 2 junior laboratory assistants. Besides, 7 postgraduate students, 13 clinical interns, and 1 master postgraduate (taught in English) study at the department. 


Stanislavchuk Mykola

professor, d.m.s.

In 1991 he defended his thesis "Optimization of pharmacotherapy for patients with rheumatoid arthritis diclofenac sodium"
In 1997 he defended his doctoral thesis entitled "Optimization of treatment of patients with rheumatoid arthritis nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and analgesic drugs: pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic approaches"
Author of 166 publications.

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Demydyuk Basil Tymofiy̆ovych

docent, c.m.s.

Savytska Olena Olexandrivna

docent, c.m.s.

Kuzminova Nataliia Vitalyevna

professor, d.m.s.

In 2009 he defended his doctoral thesis: "Haemodynamic, neurohumoral mechanisms and vascular remodeling infarction in patients with hypertension and their possible pharmacological therapy" by 136 publications.
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Andrushko Inna Ivanovna

professor, d.m.s.

In 2012 she defended her doctoral thesis on "hyperhomocysteinemia as a factor in the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease; mechanisms proaterohennoyi action" by 56 publications.
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Monastyrskiy Yuriy Igorevich

docent, c.m.s.

Vishar Galina Oleksiïvna

docent, c.m.s.

Parkhonyuk Valery Petrovich

docent, c.m.s.

Makarova Ludmila Pavlovna

docent, c.m.s.

Nechiporuk Olga Viktorovna

docent, c.m.s.

Temnaya Elena Vasilyevna

docent, c.m.s.

Ostapchuk Elena Ivanovna

docent, c.m.s.

Berko Galina Kuzminichna

docent, c.m.s.

Burdeyna Ludmila Valentinovna

docent, c.m.s.

Perebetyuk Larissa Stepanovna


VNMU graduated in 1995., Clinical studies, 2006. Author of 10 publications.

Velickovic Marina Mikhaylovna

docent, c.m.s.

PhD on "The value of daily monitoring of blood pressure and heart rate variability for the diagnosis and differential treatment of arterial hypertension" by 47 publications.

Shvets Lіlіya Vladimirovna

docent, c.m.s.

In 2010 he defended his thesis on "Respiratory muscle dysfunction and homocysteine ​​levels in patients with systemic scleroderma: clinical and pathogenetic significance" author of 11 publications.

Khomenko Victoria Nikolayevna

docent, c.m.s.

Khomenko Victoria graduated in 1996 with honors from Vinnitsa State Medical University. MI Pirogov From 1996 to 1997 he took an internship on the basis of the city clinical hospital №1 in the city of Vinnytsia. After graduating from internship from 1997 to 2002, he worked as a practicing doctor in MCL №1. From 2002 to 2004 he studied in clinical residency at the Faculty of Medicine Faculty of Vinnitsa National Medical University. MI Pirogov 2004-2008 - training in the postgraduate course of the Department of Internal Medicine №1 of the Vinnitsa National Medical University named after. MI Pirogov Since September 2007 - Assistant, 2016 - Associate Professor of the Department of Internal Medicine №1 VNMU them. MI Pirogov
He defended his Ph.D. thesis on "Vegetative and endothelial dysfunction in patients with fibromyalgia. Link to clinical manifestations and treatment effectiveness. "
Has 42 printed works, 3 patents for utility model. He carries out medical work as an advisor in the cardiology and rheumatology departments of the Vinnitsa Regional Clinical Hospital. E. Pirogov

Gunko Irene Petrovna

docent, c.m.s.

Dzekan Olga Vasilyevna

docent, c.m.s.

In 2008 she defended her thesis on "State of autonomic balance in patients with coronary heart disease and hypertension." Author of 30 publications.

Poberezhets Oksana Leonidovna

docent, c.m.s.

Bereziuk Olga Michalovna

docent, c.m.s.

In 2011 he defended his thesis on "The value of erythropoietin in anemic syndrome in acute myeloid leukemia" by 18 printed works.

Kulchytska Olena

assistant, c.m.s.

In 2014 she defended her thesis
"Violation of melatonin metabolism, autonomic dysfunction and psycho-social exclusion of patients with irritable bowel syndrome and ways of their correction."

Novoseletsky Valeriy Oleksandrovych

assistant, c.m.s.

Shkarivskyy Yuriy

assistant, c.m.s.

Romanova Valentyna Oleksandrivna

assistant, c.m.s.

Orlova Inna Viktorivna


Inna Orlova graduated from National Pirogov Memorial Medical University in 2010 in the specialty "Medical".
From 2010 till 2012 internship at Pischansky Central Regional Hospital.
In 2012, she graduated with a master's degree with honors in "internal diseases".
In 2012, courses of primary specialization in clinical immunology at the Lviv National Medical University Danylo Halytsky. In 2017 - specialization in rheumatology at the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education named after P.L. Shupyk.
From 2012 till 2015 worked as a Clinical Immunologist at the Rheumatology Department of Vinnitsa Regional Clinical Hospital N. Pirogov.
Since 2015 studied in postgraduate study at the Department of Internal Medicine#1 National Pirogov Memorial Medical University.
In 2017 received a diploma from the Association of Rheumatologists of Ukraine for the 1st place in the competition of young scientists within the framework of the VII National Congress of Rheumatologists of Ukraine.
In 2018 - a diploma for the 3rd place at the Young Scientists Competition at the Scientific Conference of the Association of Rheumatologists of Ukraine.
Since 2018 working as assistant at the Department of Internal Medicine #1, National Pirogov Memorial Medical University. Conducts practical classes for students of 4-5 courses.
In 2019 she defended her thesis work on «Dysadipokinemia and TLR 4 levels in gout patients: the relatioship with the diesease feature and treatment efficacy» in specialty 14.01.12 rheumatology.
Conducts curation of patients in the rheumatology department of the Vinnitsa regional Clinical Hospital N. Pirogov.

Nazarova Maryna


Zaichko Kateryna


Shapoval Iryna


Ivankova Anastasia Valeriivna


Graduated from National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya in 2015. According to the state distribution, from 2015 to 2017 studied at the internship in specialty “Internal Diseases” at the Vinnytsya Regional Clinical Hospital named after Pirogov and City Clinical Hospital No3. At the same time, was a master’s student in the department of internal medicine 1 NPMU, Vinnytsya. In May 2017 with honors defended scientific work: “Functional state of kidneys in hypertensive patients with different forms of extrasistoly”. After completing the internship, worked as a doctor in the admission department at City Clinical Hospital No. 3. Since September 2017 – graduate student of the Department of Internal Medicine No. 1. Therapeutic work is carried out on the basis of the cardiology department and as a consultant to the gynecological department of the Vinnytsya Regional Clinical Hospital named after Pirogov.

Shalkovskyi Yevhenii

senior laboratory assistant

Was born 1 March 1995 at Vinnytsa city. Studied at school №4. In 2012 entered to the
National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya. In 2018 had started work on the Department of Internal medicine №1 like senior laborant.

Bombela Vitalii

senior laboratory assistant

In 2013 entered to the National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya. In 2019 had started work on the Department of Internal medicine №1 like senior laborant.

Romanova Lydia Alexandrovna

senior laboratory assistant

In 2016 she graduated from the Medical Faculty №1 of National Pirogov Memorial Medical University, Vinnytsya. Internship in the specialty "General practice - family medicine" was from 2016 to 2018. Since 2019 she has been working as a senior laboratory assistant at the Department of Internal Medicine №1.
She took an active part not only as a participant, but also as a speaker at the congresses of European Atherosclerotic Society and European Society of Cardiology. In 2019 she received an Education grant for participation and presenting of own research in the European Congress of Cardiology in Paris.

Stakhov Anna Viktorivna

laboratory assistant

She graduated from Berdychiv Medical School in 1985. In November 1987 she started working at the Vinnytsia Medical Institute, at the Department of Internal Medicine №1, where she works to this day.

Balashova Svetlana Yuriyivna

laboratory assistant

In March 1994 she was accepted as a laboratory assistant at the Department of Faculty Therapy.

Serkova Valentine Kostyantynivna

_DEP_YEARS1955 - 2020

professor, d.m.s.

Pshelutsky Frants Frantsevich

_DEP_YEARS1973 - 2020

docent, c.m.s.




Re-exam from the Internal Medicine for the IV year’s students will be held at 16:00 on 17.03.2021 online on the Microsoft Teams platform.



Head of the Department


of Internal Medicine №1, prof.                                       M.A. Stanislavchuk 

Instruction for the exam for 4th year students of the Medical Faculty №1


for  the exam for 4th year students of the Medical Faculty №1

at the Department of Internal Medicine №1, 2020-2021 year

EXAM = testing + medical history defens

Testing is conducted on the Microsoft Teams platform:

passing minimum - 50% of correct answers (10 from 20 tests Krok-2) = 40 points,

each subsequent correct answer + 2 points,

The maximum number of correct answers for 20 from 20 tests = 60 points.

Medical history defens:   "3" - 12 points

                                         "4" - 16 points

                                         "5" - 20 points

In the absence of 50% correct answers (10 from 20 tests) the student is invited to be interviewed by an examiner. If the answer is correct, the student result is 40 points

Head of Department

of internal medicine №1                                                         prof. Stanislavchuk MA




Re-exam from the Internal Medicine for the IV-V year’s students will be held at 16:00 on 01.12.2020 at the Microsoft Teams.

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