Public organization “Ukrainian Association of Preventive Medicine”, created on the basis of the State Institution “National Institute behalf LT therapy Small NAMS of Ukraine “and officially incorporated in 2014, is a nonprofit community organization that voluntarily based on common interests for joint realization of the rights and freedoms established scientists and experts in the field of preventive medicine and related disciplines.
The main goal of the Association is to unite the efforts of its members to improve the quality of medical care Ukraine, facilitating the creation of optimal conditions for comprehensive development, maximize the creativity and protect the legitimate interests specialist in preventive medicine and related professionals employed in health care .
the formation of independent thinking, development of creativity, innovation experts;
promote scientific development priority issues in the field of preventive medicine, knowledge of preventive medicine and related sciences among the population;
initiate implementation of national and regional programs and comprehensive measures to optimize treatment and preventive care and active cooperation with government, non-governmental and international organizations for their implementation;
analysis, synthesis and promotion of research results, creating conditions for their implementation;
in the development, discussion and passing for approval to the Ministry of Health of Ukraine normative documents regulating the activities of specialists in preventive medicine and related disciplines;
promotion and organization of congresses, conferences, symposia, seminars, scientific meetings, educational cycles, courses and schools experts, exhibitions in Ukraine and abroad with the aim of training professionals and creative participation in discussions on modern scientific and engineering technical concepts of preventive medicine and related disciplines;
participation and organization of competitions of scientific works and practical research on preventive medicine and related disciplines;
study the need for specialists in preventive medicine, providing recommendations to open training bases at medical schools, research institutes, multidisciplinary hospitals;
participate in the development and implementation of international, national and regional environmental programs related to health technology and medical services.
Membership in the association is voluntary. Members of the Association may be individuals who have reached the age of 18, activities or interests are related to preventive medicine and related specialties. Honorary members of the Association may be citizens of Ukraine or other countries, scientists, lawyers, public figures who have made a significant contribution to the development of preventive medicine as a science or its activities contributed actively enforcing the goals and objectives of the Association and its development.
The Association plans to direct all its efforts on the activities of inter-branch working group as part of preventive measures noncommunicable diseases in Kharkiv and Kharkiv region – “Health 2020”. The project provides for the use of the questionnaire “Individual health index” to assess the prevalence of risk factors for non-communicable diseases, withdrawal of modified trigger factors and implementation of prevention guidelines.
Current SI “National Institute behalf LT therapy Small NAMS of Ukraine “is a registered member of the Eighth Framework Programme of the European Union for the development of research and technology” Horizon 2020 “. “Horizon 2020” – a seven-year program financed by the European Union to support and encourage research in the European Research Area in the period from 2014 to 2020, the biggest Framework Programme in the history of the EU budget of 80 billion euros. Agreement between Ukraine and the EU on association of Ukraine in the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation “Horizon 2020” (already ratified by the Parliament) provides for the release of Ukraine to the level of partnership with the EU in the field of science and technology, which will significantly increase the level of involvement of Ukrainian scientists and research organizations to joint European research and create a basis for structural reforms in the scientific and innovation sphere of Ukraine. Association “Ukrainian Association of Preventive Medicine” plans to actively participate in the project “Horizon 2020”, which will allow the program prevention of noncommunicable diseases compatible with the European countries in the consortium opens up new opportunities and prospects for further development.