The elections of the rector were held in accordance with the Law of Ukraine “On Higher Education”, Methodological recommendations on the peculiarities of the election system and method of electing the head of higher educational establishment, approved by the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No.726 from 05.12.2014, and local regulations of NMAPE.

According to the requirements of ISO and EFQM, the Academy has developed and implemented an innovative system of the Academic Board activity which can significantly increase the effectiveness of decisions making through careful preparation of agenda issues in specialized committees.

From November, 30 toDecember,therehadbeen aplannedcomplianceaudit of DQS company concerning conformance of the Academy management system to the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 international standard.

On November 24-26, the annual XVI international research and practice conference “Clinical and Technological Challenges in Staging and Reconstructive Surgery. Gunshot and Home Injuries, Electric Welding of Live Tissues, Diabetic Foot” was held.

According to the agreement between the Ministry of Health of Federal Republic of Germany and Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, there works Ukrainian-German partnership project “Ukraine – Children’s Health” aimed at improving medical help for children in Ukraine, increasing the level of educational component of paediatric service.

On the 9th of November, 2016 intermsoftheWorldSightDayand realization of global initiative for the elimination of avoidableblindness “Vision 2020: The Right to Sight”, International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) and World Health Organization (WHO), initiated by the Department of Ophthalmology of Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education there was successfully held Screening for Glaucoma.