Tetiana H. Chukhrai, MD, PhD, Associate Professor

 The total work experience after the graduation from the medical institute is 43 years, the work experience at the National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education named after P.L. Shupyk is 32 years. Graduated from the pediatric faculty of the Kyiv Medical Institute named after Academician O.O. Bohomolets in 1975 with honors in the field of pediatrics. The training at the medical institute was combined with work - in the first years a junior medical nurse in the department for the care of newborns and premature infants, from the fourth year to the end of training - a nurse in the somatic-hematological department of the Children's Clinical Hospital No. 14 in Kyiv (OKHMATDYT).
After graduating from internship in pediatrics until 1978, she worked as a pediatrician in an infectious-boxed department of the Children's Clinical Hospital No. 14; from 1978 to 1982, she was a head of the department of resuscitation at the same hospital (she pursued a specializing training in anesthesiology based on the Odessa Medical Institute).
In 1982-1984, studied at the clinical residency of anesthesiology at the O. Vishnevsky Institute of Surgery (Moscow). From 1984 to 1986, she worked as an anesthetist at the Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery in Kyiv. Since 1986 – a assistant of the Department of Anesthesiology and Reanimation of the Kyiv State Institute of Physicians' Advanced Training.
With the establishment of the Department of Pediatric Anesthesiology and Intensive Care in 1988 - Assistant, later, from 2006 to present - Associate Professor of Pediatric Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Department. She defended her thesis for a PhD in medical science degree in 1999 ("The role of the central peripheral temperature gradient as a criterion for compensation and prognosis of endotoxicosis in children"). She improved qualification in pedagogical skills in Moscow and Kyiv. Since 1988 Tetiana H. Chukhrai has a higher qualification category in the specialty "Pediatric Anesthesiology".         
Author of more than 70 scientific works, co-author of manuals, textbooks and manuals ("Medicine of childhood" (a handbook), "Intensive therapy in pediatrics" (textbook), "Medicine of urgent states" (textbook), "Pediatrics" (national textbook).
The range of interests - infusion therapy in pediatrics, urinary support of children in critical conditions, intensive therapy of sepsis in children.