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Dr. Galyna Kutsyna

PhD, Assistant Professor
Luhansk State Medical University
50 yers Defense of Luhansk /1

Brief Biography:

1983-1987: BSc, in Public Nutrition, College of Public Nutrition, Luhansk, Ukraine
1987-1989: MSc, in Epidemiology, Faculty of Epidemiology, State Medical University, Kemerovo, Russia
1989-1993: MD, in General Medicine, Internal Medicine, State Medical University,
Luhansk, Ukraine
1993-1995: Internship at the Faculty of Neurology, specialization: immunopathogenesis of the myelin-degenerative diseases of CNS, State Medical University, Luhansk, Ukraine
2003-2006: Postgraduate training in Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology, State Medical University, Luhansk, Ukraine. Specialized in study of immune responses to pathogen in the immunocompromised individuals with HIV, Hepatitis, and TB.
2004: Postgraduate training - Advanced Course for Physicians in HIV infections, University of Montpellier, Montpellier, France
2004-2008: PhD, in Infectious Diseases. Thesis: Chronic fatigue syndrome underlined by chronic pathology of hepatobiliary system. State Medical University, Luhansk, Ukraine
2007-2008: Postgraduate training – Medical Exchange Program for Young Physicians in HIV and TB.The Infectious Diseases Department, North Manchester General Hospital, Manchester, UK
2008–2010: Visiting Fellow at the Animal Models and Retroviral Vaccines Section, Basic Research Laboratory, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, USA. Work under the development of anti HIV targeting genital mucosa vaccine formulation base on HPV as viral particle carrying SIV genes.
Professional Appointments:
2003–2005: Clinical Scientist at the Regional Tuberculosis Dispensary, Zastava station, Lisichansk, Ukraine.  Clinical research aimed at finding the efficient therapy regimens for multi-drug resistant TB. Collection and evaluation of data relating to immune status of the patients with re-infection with multi-drug resistant strains of Mycobacterium.
2004–2011: Assistant professor at the Faculty of Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology, State Medical University, 50 Years of Defense of Luhansk street, Luhansk, Ukraine. Research immunological investigations of patients with TB, HIV, and hepatitis B and C.


Academic positions:

Assistant professor at the Faculty of
Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology, State Medical University


Research interests:

Immunology, Immune tolerance, HIV, TB, Viral hepatitis VHC/VHB.


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