On October 26, 2018, a scientific conference devoted to the 75th anniversary of the birth of Professor Igor Porfyriyovych Shlapak was held in the premises of the Institute of the Heart of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine. Associated professors of the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care of NMAPE named after P.L. Shupyk MV Bondar, OA Galushko, MM Pylypenko SM Bishovets, YuI Markov and PhD student TA Danchin

The team of authors of the department of anesthesiology and intensive care of NMAPE named after PL Shupyk (OA Loskutov, MV Bondar, YuI Markov, MV Bolyuk, RA Efimenko) have published the book "Pages of the history of anesthesiology in Ukraine".

In the terms of Ukraine's integration into the European community, the implementation of European standards in the system of national education is a topical issue.

The main objective of modern postgraduate education should be the training of specialists in accordance with generally recognized European standards of high quality.

Thanks to the initiative of the administration of NMAPE named after PL Shupyk and personally to chancellor YuV Voronenko, in the Center for Simulation methods of education, opened for the first-year interns of the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care. Before the start of the practical training, the leading specialist of the Center, Ph.D. Romankevich Ivanna Vasylivna made a presentation with a demonstration of practical skills of puncture-catheterization of peripheral and central veins.

The visit to the Kingdom of Sweden by the Vice-Rector for International Relations and International Students Research and Training, Full Professor Olesya Hulchiy has not finished yet, but it has already produced a number of significant results.

Research and innovation is recognized worldwide as one of the most important mechanisms of economic growth, socio-economic development and education. In recent years, they have played an especially important role both in the economy and in preserving the general health of the nation.