Patent Information Office

The Patent Information Office of I.Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University was created according to the Order of the Rector No. 339, dated April  17, 2013; Associate Professor V.V. Demianenko was its expert adviser. In 2015, Dr. habil. med.  A.V. Pavlyshyn received an appointment of the Head of the Office.

Head of the Patent Information Office A.V. Pavlyshyn

Today, three experts experienced in intellectual property affairs work at the office: N.S. Ustimova – a senior expert officer for medical science and copyright; N.B. Khandrala – a senior expert officer for medical science; N.V. Holodryha – an expert officer for copyright.

Associate Professor B.V. Holod, Professor M.O. Kashuba, Associate Professor B.Ya. Reminetsky contributed significantly to the development of innovations of the university.

The main tasks of the Patent Information Office are: efficient work on the preparation of patent and license documentation for protection of intellectual property and copyright, registration and submission of the reports on implementation of researches conducted at the university, stockpiling of the university patent collection.

The office assists the university researchers in checking the novelty of innovative developments created at the university, arranges information support for research works of the university academics. The office also prepares materials for researchers, teachers, post-graduate and master degree students about the most important national and international inventions in science, medicine and technology.

The office staffs evaluates scientific and technical levels of innovation development, arranges protection of the state priority for experimental research, development and other works, as well as preliminary examination of innovations for novelty. The office submits applications for inventions and utility models to the Ukrpatent (State Enterprise “Ukrainian Intellectual Property Institute”) registers and keeps records on them according to the current legislation.

The inventive potential of the university researchers is aimed at development and implementation of new promising methods of diagnostics and treatment, highly effective drugs for simulation of pathological conditions, as well as unique medical and diagnostic tools and devices.

Honoured inventors of Ukraine Associate Professor V.V. Demianenko, Associate Professor O.S. Lutsuk, Professor O.M. Edypak, Professor I.Yo. Halaichuk, as well as the top inventor of Ternopil region Professor M.S. Hnatiuk contributed greatly to the development of university invention and rationalization.


Office staff

Office staff: N.V. Holodryha, N.B. Khandrala, N.S. Ustimova, A.V. Pavlyshyn

PAVLYSYN Andriy Volodymyrovych

PhD, Associate Professor of the Department of Surgery No.2

Head of the Office

KHANDALA Natalia Bohdanivna

senior expert officer

USTIMOVA Nadia Stepanivna

senior expert officer

N.V. Holodryha

expert officer


1 Maidan Voli, Ternopil, 46001

Telephone: +38 0352 524554