Dmitry F. Chebotarev Institute of Gerontology of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine

About us:

More than 60 years the Institute has been carrying out research along three main directions:

  • biology of aging,
  • clinical gerontology and geriatrics,
  • social gerontology and geriatric hygiene.


Director: Prof. Vladyslav Bezrukov

Vice-Director: Prof. Valeriy Shatylo

CEO: Dr. Viktor Kholin


Vyshgorodska Street, 67, 04114, Kyiv, Ukraine

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What we do in:



Age related pathology treatment and care:


· Fundamental and applied aging/age related pathology research,

· new drug development

· vitamins/nutraceutical supplements development

· Preclinical research

· clinical research

· contract research,

· drug development

· biomarkers research and development,

· antiaging research

· personalized medical diagnostics, treatment and care.

· Neurodegenerative diseases: Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease),

· cerebrovascular disorders,

· osteoporosis,

· chronic ischemic heart disease,

· arterial hypertension and cardiac failure.

· Training in gerontology and geriatrics, the doctoral and postgraduate education

· specialized council for PhD defense in the specialties ‘biochemistry’ and ‘normal physiology’.

· junior medicine personnel training

· elderly care courses

What we have:

Our Basic Research Labs:

Our Clinical Research Departments with clinical departments:

Outpatients/ inpatients clinic specialists and departments

· Physiology,

· Pathophysiology and immunology,

· Endocrinology,

· Radiobiology,

· Epigenetics,

· Regulation of metabolism,

· Morphology and cytology,

· Geriatric pharmacology,

· Mathematical modeling of aging processes

· Social gerontology,

· Professional-labor rehabilitation,

· Nutrition,

· Demography of aging,

· Experimental-biological clinic.

· Clinical physiology and pathology of internal organs,

· Clinical and epidemiological cardiology,

· Clinical physiology and pathology of the bones and joints,

· Age physiology and pathology of the nervous system,

· Physiology and pathology of the extrapyramidal nervous system, and

· Cerebrovascular brain pathology

· Cardiologists

· Gastroenterologists

· Gynecologist

· Neurologists

· Orthopedics

· Ophthalmologist

· Physiotherapist

· Dentists

· Urologist

· Clinical laboratory

· Radiology dpt: MRI/CT/X-ray

· Functional diagnostic dpt.

The Institute is the national leader of

  • Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease,
  • cerebrovascular disorders (stroke rehabilitation),
  • osteoporosis/osteoarthritis,
  • arterial hypertension,
  • chronic ischemic heart disease and cardiac failure,
  • geriatric comorbid states.

Our medical centers and associations:

  • Ukrainian scientific-methodological geriatric rehabilitation center,
  • Ukrainian scientific-medical center of osteoporosis,
  • National educational-methodological geriatric center,
  • Ukrainian Association of Parkinson’s disease,
  • Association of Alzheimer disease,
  • Ukrainian Osteoporosis Association,
  • Ukrainian Association of menopause, andropause and bones/joints diseases, and
  • Association of cardio-neurologists of Ukraine.

Our journals:

“Problems of aging and longevity”, “Problems of Osteology, Pain. Joints.Spine.

Our publications:

We will be glad to collaborate with you