Blagodatny Volodimir Mikolaevich - Candidate of Medical Sciences (1987), Senior Researcher (1987), has academic degrees of Associate Professor (2001), Associate Professor of the Department of Microbiology, Epidemiology and Infection Control.
Graduated from the Leningrad Sanitary and Hygienic Medical Institute in 1975. Worked as a pediatrician in the Belgorod region (1975-1976). From 1976 to 1986 worked at the Research Institute of Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases after L.V. Gromashevsky. (junior researcher), from 1986 to 1991 - at the Central Scientific Library of the P.L. Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (Senior Researcher). Since 1991 and till now - associate professor of the department
Doctor - bacteriologist of the highest category.
In 1987 he defended his Ph.D. dissertation "Improvement of laboratory diagnosis of pertussis and evaluation of anticonvulsant immunity" in the specialty "microbiology".
Author of more than 100 scientific works, 6 author's certificates for invention. For the first time in the world, it received antibodies against modified helix (1983).
Scientific direction: experimental microbiology, clinical microbiology, human microecology.
Twice awarded with the thanks of the Rector of the P.L. Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (2011, 2015).