Talk by Oleh Berezyuk: Ukraine – Road from Despotism to Democracy, 13-06-2016

June 1, 2016 • Educational, Past Events • Views: 807



13 June 2016, 19:00


Attlee Suite, Portcullis House, Bridge Street, Westminster SW1A 2LW


Free, but registration is required.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP to at your earliest convenience.  Due to tight security and the potential for queues, we would advise you to allow at least 30 minutes to enter Portcullis House; a map and further instructions will be sent in due course to those who RSVP.

Speaker Profile

Mr Oleh Berezyuk MP, Chairman of the Self-Reliance Parliamentary Faction

Political Career:
People’s Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine (№ 28 in the party list) and Head of the “Samopomich (Self-Reliance) Union” since November 2014.
Member of the Committee on State Building, Regional Policy and Local Self-governance since December 2014.

Professional Career:
Psychiatrist (since 2000), Member of the Ukrainian Union of Psychotherapists
Teaching Assistant, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Danylo Halytskyi Lviv National Medical University (since 2000)
Co-presenter of Luks FM’s Let’s Talk, a radio programme on psychology (1996-2006)
Director of the City Mayor’s Office, Lviv City Council (2007-2012)
Director of Humanitarian Policy, Lviv City Council (2012-2014)

Lviv Medical College (1986-88)
Lviv Medical Institute, Treatment Department (1988-99)
University of Illinois, Chicago, IL, USA (1991-96), with a focus on Biology and Psychology

Born 8 October 1969 in Lviv, Ukraine
Married to Uliana Berezyuk-Krynytska
Has three sons: Lev (b. 2008), Danylo (b. 2000) and Ostap (b. 1996)

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