Inna Sokołowska (Vereshchaka)

prof. Inna Sokołowska (Vereshchaka)

inna.sokolowska@awf.gda.pl

ORCID: 0000-0001-9666-1839

ResearchGate profil

Education:

Higher ed. 2008, Dnipropetrovsk National University (Major: human and animal physiology); Cand. of Biol. Sci. (PhD), 2012, A.A. Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kyiv

Professional Experience:

2008-2011: Postgraduate student in the Department of Movement Physiology, A.A. Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kyiv (Sci. Adviser Prof. Alexander I. Kostyukov)
2011-2013: Junior Research Fellow at the Department of Movement Physiology, A.A. Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kyiv
2012 – Doctor of biological science; (Majoring in Human and Animal Physiology) Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, National Academy of Science of Ukraine, Kyiv. Ph.D. thesis: „Activation of the shoulder belt and shoulder muscles of the humans in the two-joint isometric force”.
2013-2015: Research Fellow at the Department of Movement Physiology, A.A. Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kyiv
2015-2016: Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Movement Physiology, A.A. Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, Kyiv. Head of the PhD students group and participant in science projects
2016-date – Lecturer, Jędrzej Śniadecki Academy of Physical Education and Sports, faculty of Physical Education, the Unit of the Theory of Physical Education.
2020 – habilitation in Physical Culture Science – University of Physical Education and Sports in Gdansk. Subject of habilitation thesis: “The movement control process – the effect of fatigue and oxidative stress”

Techniques:

• neurophysiology:
• registration of monosynaptic reflex (h-reflex) in humans
• surface electromyography recordings in human;
• intramuscular recording of the motor units activity; registration of the statics and dynamics components of the muscle activity in humans;
• registration of the motor units and motoneuron pool activity in animals;
• registration of the focal potential in the spinal cord of the spinalized animals;
• immunohistochemistry
• neuromuscular slice preparation (preparation of the rat muscles and nerves with its sequential stimulation);
• statistical analysis (OrginLab 8.5; Two-Way ANOVA analysis).
Research Interests: Human physiology, sport science, neurophysiology, central control of movements and muscle dynamics in human, kinesiology, neurochemistry;

Professional Societies: Federation of European Neuroscience Societies

Didactic Experience:

2016-date – Gdansk University of Physical Education and Sport – lecturer of antropology, anatomy, physiology, anthropomotorics, theory of sports in Polish and English languages, classes with Erasmus student.

Grants:

2012-2013 – The central effects of peptides with lateralized actions on the dynamic of the amplitude and time characteristics of ipsi- and contralateral interneurons and motoneurons in the cat spinal cord
2013-2016 – Development of new approach to study cyclic movements in humans with combining kinematic and EMG analysis (0024/RSA2/2013/52; Ukraine – Poland).
2016-2019 – head of statutory project “Mechanisms of the central and peripheral muscle fatigue formation and possibilities of adaptation in physical training”, nr DS._WF|I|16|2017

Scientific cooperation with other scientific institutions:

  • Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, National Academy of Science of Ukraine
  • Laboratory of Biophysics, Intercollegiate Faculty of Biotechnology Gdansk University-Medical University of Gdansk.

Study visits to foreign scientific or academic centers

  • Universidad de Malaga, Spain.
  • Bogomoletz Institute of Physiology, National Academy of Science of Ukraine
  • University of Cagliary (Italy), Department of Science of Life and Environment, Section of Neuroscience and Antropology

Languages:

Mother language – Ukrainian;
Other languages – English; Polish; Russian.

As a reviewer:

• Reviewer of article in The Journal of Physiological Science “Application of water-soluble pristine C60 fullerenes for correction of ischemia-reperfusion injury in the skeletal muscles of limbs: machano-kinetic and biochemical analysis ”.
• Reviewer of article in Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering “Influence of obesity on mechanokinetic of muscle fatigue development in muscle soleus of rats”.
• Reviewer of article in Nanoscale Research Letters.
• Reviewer of PhD thesis “Control of chronic fatigue in highly skilled athletes in various kind of sports”
• Reviewer of article in Fiziol Zh “Impact of C60 fullerene on the dynamics of force-speed changes in soleus muscle of rat at ischemia-reperfusion injury”

Total number of articles – 32
Chapters in monographs –1
Patent – 1
Total IF: 36.627
h-index according to Web of Science Core Collection – 6
h-index according to Scopus – 6