Educational and methodical work
The department gives lectures and conducts practical classes for students of the 3rd year of medical and pharmaceutical, 2nd and 3rd years of dental faculties and the faculty of working with foreign students.
Teaching is conducted in Ukrainian and English.
To help students master the curriculum, the staff of the department published a manual "Workbook on Pharmacology" and "Workbook on Pathophysiology" in three languages, a medical manual "Step - it's easy", an English-language glossary to prepare students for STEP - 1. Created a stand Domestic medicines ".
Over the past 10 years, teachers of the department participated in the preparation and publication of two textbooks "Pharmacology" (2009, 2013), three textbooks "Fundamentals of Pharmacognosy and Phytotherapy" (2015), "Modern Encyclopedia of Folk and Alternative Medicine" (2016 ), "Herbal medicines in clinical practice and folk medicine" (2017)
The main direction of scientific activity of the department is experimental substantiation of mechanisms of action of biologically active substances. In the last 10 years alone, the staff of the department has published 36 articles in professional journals, almost 60 abstracts, 3 methodological recommendations. One employee defended his dissertation. Professor Tumanov VA - co-author of two monographs: "Who monographs on medicine plants commonly used in the Newly Independent States (NIS), World Health Organization, Geneva (2010)"; "Toxic substances" (2012). Professor Tumanov VA is a WHO consultant on phytopreparations. He heads the Advisory and Expert Commission on Phytomedicines and Homeopathic Preparations at the State Expert Center of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. In 2007 he was awarded the badge of the Ministry of Education and Science "For Scientific Achievement".