Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences
Natalia Silivonchik graduated from Minsk State Medical Institute in 1975. From 1975 to 1977, she worked as a resident physician at the 1st Soviet Hospital and as a physician at Borisov Emergency Hospital in Minsk region. From 1977 to 1980 and from 1982 to 1983, she worked as a physician at the Gastroenterology Unit of the 1st City Clinical Hospital of Minsk.
From 1980 to 1982, Natalia Silivonchik did clinical residency course at the 1st Department of Internal Diseases of Minsk State Medical Institute. From 1983 to 1993, she worked as an assistant, from 1993 to 2004 – as an associate professor at the 1st Department of Internal Diseases of Minsk State Medical Institute. From 2004 to 2005, she worked as an associate professor at the Department of Military Field Therapy of Belarusian State Medical University. From 2005 to 2011, Natalia Silivonchik worked as a professor at the Department of General Medicine of Belarusian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education; from 2012 to 2014, she worked as head of the Department of General Medicine; since 2014 until the present – as professor at the Department of General Medicine.
In 1985, she defended Candidate’s thesis, in 2003 – Doctoral thesis. In 2007, she got the academic degree of professor. Natalia Silivonchik is an author of 360 research works, including 2 monographs, a coauthor of the education guide entitled «Therapy and the basics of rehabilitation».
From 2003 to 2004, she had been a member of the Expert Council of the Highest Attestation Commission. From 2004 to 2009, she was a vice chairwoman, and since 2009 – as a chairwoman of the Council for Defending Dissertation at Belarusian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education.
Natalia Silivonchik is a laureate of the State Prize of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (2013).
She is a deputy chief editor of the journal «Family doctor».
Natalia Silivonchik is a physician of the highest qualification category in therapy. From 1999 to 2012, she was a chief visiting gastroenterologist of the Ministry of Health of Belarus. In 2012, she got an award for the excellence in healthcare of the Republic of Belarus.