Dr. Hurzhii is an ophthalmologist at CNPO CDC of Desnianskyi district in Kyiv, Ukraine. Her specific areas of interest are uveitis and ocular inflammation. She is a founder and coordinator of the Journal Club meeting for Ukrainian ophthalmologists in Kyiv. She is also a volunteer-coordinator of the international (USA-UA) project, aimed to prevent blindness among HIV patients. She has a special interest in bringing the world’s best practices into Ukrainian medical education.
Dr. Hurzhii finished her residency at the ophthalmology department of the National Medical University and Ophthalmological Department of Central City Hospital in Kiev. Her educational experience includes observerships in Portugal, Denmark, Ireland and the USA. In 2015, she participated in Rotary Club Host project, organized by AAO.