history of the Department
Normal Physiology Department was based at 1957 under the leadership of MD, professor K.V. Kovanov till 1991. PhD (1954), associated professor (1958), MD (1974), thesis: «The role of spinal cord in the regulation of vascular tone».
After graduating Bashkir Medical Institute, where he worked as an assistant (1952-1953). In 1953-1957 years - assistant of Physiology Department at Odessa State Medical Institute. From 1957 till 1991 - Head of Physiology Department at Ternopil State Medical Institute. Then worked as a professor of the department. The main direction of scientific activity - regulation of systemic and regional blood circulation. Author and co-author of 81 scientific and educational works. Among them "Guidance on practical classes of Physiology" (1982). Prepared 1 MD and 6 PhD.
At August 1991 MD, professor S.N. Vadzyuk becomes Chief of Normal Physiology Department.
Students of three faculties (medical (II year), dental (II course) i pharmaceutical (I year)) and students of the Nursing Institute get theoretical and practical knowledge from normal physiology at the department. Teaching is conducted in Ukrainian and English.
Staff of Physiology Department (2017)