Since the beginning of the year, more than 300 surgical interventions have been performed on the basis of the departments of anesthesiology and IT, department of cardiosurgery, endovascular and extracorporeal technologies of NMAPE named after PL Shupyk and SE "Institute of the heart of the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine". Among them there are a large number of unique operations with a high surgical and anesthetic risk. One of these operations is complete debranching with subsequent aneurysm endoprosthesis of the thoracic aorta.

At present, Ukraine is experiencing difficult times of its development related to the armed conflict in the Donbass. In this situation, employees of the healthcare system of the front zone are forced to work in very difficult conditions.

On February 14 2019 year, the scientific and practical conference “Inflamatory bowel diseases: modern approaches to diagnosis and treatment” was held. The conference was attended by staff Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education and National children`s specialized hospital “OHMATDYT”.

On September, 2019 the Annual Meeting of European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) will take place in Barcelona, Spain. This meeting is the most important annual scientific and clinical event in the filed of diabetology and usually it is attended by 18000-20000 participants not just from European countries but from all over the world.

At the end of 2018, the Library of the Department of Surgery and Vascular Surgery of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education was updated with the textbook "Sclerotherapy of chronic diseases of the lower extremities veins".

Reforming the health care system and quality training of medical personnel is a priority for Ukraine, as it today and in the future will contribute to improving the quality of providing medical care to citizens.