Rudenko Vira Petrivna

Associate Professor of Botany department, Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy

Scientific profile:


RUDENKO Vera Petrovna (01-Sep-1958, Rechitsa, Gomel Region. (Belarus)) – Ph.D (Candidate of Pharmaceutical Sciences), Associate Professor of the Department of Botany of National University of Pharmacy.
In 1981 graduated from the Faculty of Biology of A. M. Gorky Kharkiv State University.. From 1981 to 1997 – assistant, since 1997 – Associate Professor, Department of Botany of National University of Pharmacy. From 1986 to 2002 – Secretary of the Department. From 2001 to 2003 – responsible for the discipline “Basics of Plant Biotechnology”, since 2003 – responsible for providing the educational process of the specialty “Pharmacy” and for the methodological work of the Department, since 2012 – responsible for the work of the Department as a supporting department
Advanced Trainings. The course “Basics of Psychological and Pedagogical Educating of Lecturers” based on Institute of Advanced Training for Pharmacy Specialists of National University of Pharmacy (2015), “School of Methodists of National University of Pharmacy” based on National University of Pharmacy (2017), the courses “Ukrainian Conversation Club” based on National University of Pharmacy (2018, 2019).
Educational and methodical work. Co-author of more than 45 work books, dictionaries, test collections; 110 guidelines notes for students of all specialties; 11 study programs in the disciplines “Pharmaceutical Botany” and “Educational Practice in Pharmaceutical Botany”, also 1 textbook “Pharmaceutical Botany” classified by Ministry of Health of Ukraine was issued in 2012; study guides: “Ботаника. Учебно-полевая практика” (2001), “Атлас по анатомии растений (растительная клетка, ткани, органы)” (2006), “Збірник тестових завдань для підготовки до ліцензійного іспиту Крок 1 (ботаніка) з поясненнями та ілюстраціями” (2015), “Фотогербарий лекарственных растений = Photoherbarium of medicinal plants” (2017). Lectures and conducts tutorials by discipline Pharmaceutical Botany, also conducts seminar classes by discipline Medical Botany for students of the specialty “Pharmacy” of full-time and correspondence attendance. For many years an active mentor to young lecturers who joined the Department’s staff and shares her experience with colleagues from other educational institutions.
Organizational work. From 1983 to 2006 – Member of the University Admission Examination Committee; member of the Organizing Committee for the preparation and conduct of the Fifth National Congress of Pharmacists (1999). Awarded with Honorary Certificates of the All-Union Research Institute of Chemistry and Technology of Medicines (1982), the National Academy of Pharmacy of Ukraine (2002), Pharmaceutical Administration of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration (2005), Diploma of National University of Pharmacy (2010), and Honorary Certificates of National University of Pharmacy (2018, 2019). Took part in the preparation and conduct of the first and the second rounds of the All-Ukrainian Students Olympics in Botany of National University of Pharmacy.
Research scientific work. Defended her doctoral PhD dissertation on the topic “Pharmacognostic Studies of Plants of the Genus Erigeron” (1997, dissertation advisor – Professor A.G. Serbin). Co-author of 74 scientific works, among them – 37 scientific articles, 1 patent. Scientific field – morphological-anatomical and pharmacognostic studies of medicinal plants of domestic flora. Advises regarding the anatomical and morphological structure of plants.

List of basic scientific works.


  1. Пат. 23264 Україна, А61 К35/78. Спосіб одержання засобу, що має антидіарейну активність / Макаревич І.Х., Бондар Н.Я., Мокроуз М.В., Руденко В.П.; заявник та патентовласник ДНЦЛЗ. № 96093603; заявл. 18.09.96; опубл. 19.05.98.


  1. Городнянская Л.М. Дикорастущие культивируемые лекарственные растения, их диагностика и применение / Под ред. Л.М. Городнянской / Л.М. Городнянская, А.Г. Сербин, Н.М. Ткаченко, Л.С. Картмазова, Л.А. Гаевская, О.П. Хворост, В.П. Руденко,  М.Ф. Ткаченко // Х. – 1991, 428с.