Nataliia M. Svergun


Specialization:  Immunology, genetics, oncology

Professional experience:  7 years

Professional category:  Scientific Researcher

Certificates and Licenses: Master’s Degree in «Immunology», PhD in «Immunology», Specialization in «Laboratory Genetics»

Main directions of scientific and practical research: Investigation of genetic and epigenetic mechanisms of cancer pathogenesis; Investigation of interaction between tumor and immune system; Investigation of the role of immune system cells in tumor microenvironment

Scientific and practical publications (titles of articles, journals): More than 100 publications in Ukrainian and international scientific journals. List is shown in the appendix.

Participation in conferences, seminars, symposia: More than 10 national and 20 international scientific conferences

Awards, certificates, diplomas:

Scholarship of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine for Young Scientists, 2010-2012,

EACR Meeting Bursary Award (EACR Main Congress, 2012)

EACR Meeting Bursary Award (EACR -OECI Joint Training Course, 2012)

FEBS Youth Fund Award (FEBS Educational Course, 2013)

ESMO Travel Grant (ESMO Symposium on Signalling Pathways, 2013),

ESMO Travel Grant (ESMO Symposium on Immuno-Oncology, 2013),

ESMO Travel Grant (ESMO Symposium on Signalling Pathways, 2014),

ESMO Travel Grant (IMPAKT Breast Cancer Conference 2014),

ESMO Travel Grant (ESMO Congress 2014),

Best Poster Award (ESMO Congress 2014),

SIOP Scholarship (SIOP Congress 2014)

Membership in Ukrainian or International Research Organizations:

Ambassador for European Association for Cancer Research (EACR) in Ukraine from 2013

(Member of EACR from 2010);

Member of European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) from 2010;

Member of Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) from 2009.

Member of Ukrainian Biochemical Society, from 2009.

Your favorite saying (expression aphorism):  —

Non progredi est regredi — To not go forward is to go backward.

The best index to a person’s character is how he treats people who can’t do him any good, and how he treats people who can’t fight back (Abigail Van Buren)