Yuriy Sirenko | Cardiology | Editorial Board Member

Prof Dr. Yuriy Sirenko | National MD Strazhesko Institute of Cardiology | Ukraine

Professional Profiles:

Early Academic Pursuits:

His academic journey at O.Bogomolets Kyiv's Medical University, where he graduated in 1982. His commitment to cardiology led him to pursue postgraduate clinical courses and clinical training in electrophysiology and arrhythmias, expanding his expertise in cardiovascular medicine.

Professional Endeavors:

His professional journey began as a doctor's assistant at an ambulance in 1978-1982, followed by fellowship courses in cardiology at O.Bogomolets Kyiv's Medical University. Over the years, he held various roles at M.D.Strazhesko Institute of Cardiology, including Senior Consultant, Chief of Laboratory of Extracorporeal Therapy, and, notably, Head of the Department of Arterial Hypertensions from 1994 to 2022. His leadership extended to heading the Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Center from 2014 to 2022 and currently leading the Secondary and Pulmonary Hypertensions Department.

Contributions and Research Focus:

Dr. Sirenko's extensive research and contributions span primary and secondary arterial hypertension, pulmonary arterial hypertension, heart failure, right heart catheterization, hemodynamic changes, the role of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS), coronary artery disease, and emergency and intensive care in cardiology. He played a pivotal role in the National Program of Arterial Hypertension Prophylaxis, Detection, and Treatment from 2001 to 2010.

Accolades and Recognition:

Dr. Sirenko's exceptional contributions were recognized with the State Prize in the Field of Science and Technic in 2004. In 2016, he received the title of Honored Medical Doctor of Ukraine, acknowledging his significant impact on healthcare.

Membership in Scientific Societies:

Dr. Sirenko is an active member of numerous scientific societies, including the Ukrainian Association of Cardiologists, European Society of Cardiology, International Society of Hypertension, American Society of Hypertension, and American Heart Association. He holds leadership positions, such as Head of the Ukrainian Antihypertensive Society and Vice President of the International Society of Vascular Health.

Editorial Roles:

Dr. Sirenko serves as the Editor in Chief of the Ukrainian Journal of Arterial Hypertension and is a member of the editorial boards of several prestigious journals in the field of cardiology.

Legacy and Future Contributions:

Dr. Yuriy Sirenko's legacy lies in his tireless efforts to advance knowledge in cardiovascular medicine. His leadership, prolific publications, and involvement in scientific societies position him as a driving force in the field. His ongoing commitment to research and education ensures a lasting impact on the future of cardiology in Ukraine and beyond.