This was announced by Vice Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko on his Facebook page, Censor.NET informs.
"Another important news. Today, the Cabinet has appointed Viktor Shafranskyi acting health minister. Now the Rada shall appoint the minister," Rozenko wrote.
Viktor Shafranskyi graduated from Ternopil state medical institute in 1991. In 1998 he got his PhD in surgery. In 2001, Shafranskyi received his Master's degree in economy and business management in MAUP university.
He worked as a surgeon in the Zhytomyr region between 1991 and 1996. After that, Shafranskyi went to work in a pharmaceutical business. In March 2012 he headed the office of Novartis Pharma Services AG in Ukraine.
In May 2015 Shafranskyi was appointed deputy health minister.
Related materials: Hroisman's Cabinet
Nine ministries face soonest reshuffle providing posts to over thousand young professionals, - PM Hroisman(0)
PM Hroisman names land, pension, education reforms, state property privatization as government priorities(0)