ISSN 2707-1871 (print)
Drannik Anna Georgievna
graduated from the Ukrainian National Medical University named after academician O.O. Bohomolets in 1996. From 1999 to 2001, she completed Master's degree (M.H.Sc.) in Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Western Carolina (USA, 2001). From 2001 to 2005, she completed her post-graduate training under the supervision of Dr. Martin Stämpfli at McMaster University, studying the effect of cigarette smoke on the immune system of the respiratory tract; gained experience in teaching immunology. From 2005 to 2012, A.G. Drannik pursued her doctorate (Ph.D.) studies at McMaster University (Canada, 2012), under the supervision of Professor Ken Rosenthal. The topic of her dissertation was “Characterization of antiviral properties of protease inhibitors trappin-2 and elafin against herpes and HIV viruses (HSV-2, HIV-1)”. From 2012 to 2018, A.G. Drannik completed another post-doctoral training with Professor John Turnbull at McMaster University, studying the role of inflammation and morphogens in the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), where she continues to work as a senior scientist. Co-author of the book “Mucosal immune system, physiological microflora and probiotics” (Kyiv, 2009), co-author of the textbook “Clinical Immunology and Allergology” (Kyiv, 2011), and is also a leading and a co-author of research articles.
ORCID ID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5014-7869