2011 – Present, founding President, Ukrainian Medical Association of the United Kingdom. http://www.umauk.com/. The general Aims of the Association as a non-profit making body are:a) To raise the awareness of Ukraine, and its healthcare system, within the professional healthcare organisations of the UK.
To provide help and support to members and non-members in establishing and furthering their careers within the UK healthcare system.
To establish links with and to support organisations (charitable and otherwise) as well as individuals in the UK and elsewhere, involved with improving healthcare in Ukraine.
To develop ties with academic and professional healthcare organisations in the UK and Ukraine to promote social, cultural, educational and research activities.
To promote the Association amongst the Ukrainian community in the UK as a resource for
improving accessibility to healthcare here in the UK.
2009 – Present, member of SPIN Charity (Specialists in Pain International Network), which supports development of multidisciplinary pain management in countries struggling to introduce this service. http://www.painspecialists.org.uk/