Number Т. 9, № 3 (35) 2019

About Editor-in-Chief

Olena O. Kolesnik, Director of the National Cancer Institute, Head of the Research Department of Abdominal Oncology, Doctor of Medical Sciences, high grade surgical oncologist, member of the Ukrainian Society of Oncology— 1989, European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) — 1997 , European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO) — 2000, European Association for Cancer Researchers (EACR) —2004, European Society of Coloproctology (ESCP) — 2011, International Association of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists (IASGO) — 2013, Board Member of the National Association of Ukrainian Oncologists (NAOU), Head of Ukrainian Society of Surgical Oncology (USSO)

Certificates and licenses: Graduated with honors ЗВ № 805401 (1983), specialty «General Medicine»; Certificate №404/84 (1983), specialty «Surgery»; Certificate № 999 (1989), specialty «Oncology»; Certificate (1990), specialty «Oncosurgery»; Diploma Ph.D. KД №069519 (1992); Diploma M.D. ДД №004607 (2005); Certificate Azienda Ospedaliera diPadova University (Italy) (2001), specialty «Surgery»; Certificate Saint-Pierre University Hospital (Belgium) (2013), specialty «Laparoscopy».

The main directions of scientific and practical research:surgical and combined treatmentof the gastrointestinal tumors, an expert on the problems of the treatment of colorectal cancer and gastrointestinal tumors.

The presence of scientific publications:scientific papers — 343, inventions, patents — 24, monograph — 4.

Participation in international clinical trials: co-investigator — 10, principal investigator — 8.

Participation in conferences, seminars, symposia: participated in more than 100 conferences with international participation.

Availability awards, certificates, prizes:2008 — Diploma of Medical Sciences of Ukraine; 2009 — The honorary title «Honored Doctor of Ukraine»; 2010 — Diploma Ospedale «M. Scarlato» Scafati, Italy; 2013 — Diploma of Medical Sciences of Ukraine; 2013 — Ingeborg Horhager Prize, Austria; 2016 — State Prize of Ukraine in the field of science and technology.

Сontact information: Lomonosov str., 33/43, Kyiv, Ukraine, 03022; phone +38(044)259-01-86; phone/fax: +38(044)259-01-76; e-mail: eakolesnik@ukr.net