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11 March 2020


Iryna Mikichak

Deputy Minister of Health of Ukraine


Iryna Mikichak was born on 11 July 1961 in Lviv. A qualified pediatrician, Master of Public Administration.

From April 2017 to December 2019, Iryna Mykychak was the head of the health department of the Lviv Regional State Administration.

Iryna is a co-founder and coordinator of several successful international projects that cooperated with the World Bank, WHO, the United States Agency for International Development, UNICEF, and other projects in the perinatal care reform field, family medicine, cancer prevention, and public health. She is also the founder of the unique regional education program “School of a successful medical manager”.



Svitlana Shatalova

Deputy Minister of Health of Ukraine

Born on 11 September 1983.

Married, raises a 12-year-old son. Fluent in English.

Has more than 8 years of management experience.


2006 - graduated from National Aviation University (Specialization “Accounting and Auditing", a qualified economist in Accounting and business analysis).

2017 - graduated from the Tepper School of Business - Carnegie-Mellon University (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania state, USA).

2017 - completed Public Leadership Programme based on the Center for Advanced Training of Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, Republic of Singapore.

2018 - graduated from The International University of Management (Specialization “ Business administration”, Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA)). Degree with honors.

Additional education:

International certificate CAP (Certified Accounting Practitioner), DipIFR courses, a current member of the Ukrainian Association of Accountants and Auditors.

Professional activity:

From 2004 to 2012  -  held various positions from a specialist in regulatory authorities to the head of the Department of Industrial Consumers and Energy Generations in the Department of Accounting and Reporting in the SC "Gas of Ukraine" NJSC "Naftogaz of Ukraine.

From 2012 to 2017 -  worked as Deputy Director of Financial and Economic Affairs of the State Enterprise "Polygraph Combine “Ukraina” for securities' production". Managed 8 departments - economical, planning, job payment, foreign economic activity, customs clearance of goods, supply, sales department, internal audit, certification, and document management. –°oordinated and supervised the work of accounting.

From April 2017 to June 2019 - was the Deputy Head of the Odessa Regional State Administration for Economic Affairs

From June 2019 to November 2019 - was the acting Head of the Odessa Regional State Administration.