On 18-20 June, 2018, the team of experts consisting of Taras Kalyta (team leader), Svitlana Boniar and Oksana Sakhno carried out re-assessment of the Academy’s activity as part of Recognized for Excellence Certification Program.

September 5th of this year at the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care of NMAPE named after PL Shupyk hosted an inaugural conference dedicated to the beginning of internship by interns 2018-2019 years of study. The conference was attended by teachers of the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care and 78 interns of the first year of study.

On June 13, 2018 NMAPE was attended by the delegation of Lanzhou University: President of Lanzhou University, Professor Yan Chun hua, President of School of Nuclear Science and Technology, Professor Wu Wangsuo, Head of the First Hospital of Lanzhou University, Professor Li Xun. 

On April 17, 2018 there was a formal opening of the Simulation Training Center at NMAPE. The ceremony was attended by Rector Academician of NAMS of Ukraine Yuriy Voronenko, First Vice-Rector Corresponding Member of NAMS of Ukraine Yuriy Vdovychenko, Vice-Rector for Education Full Professor Oleksandr Tolstanov, Vice-Rector for Maintenance and Supply Yuriy Sokhan, deans of faculties and directors of scientific training institutes, members of structural divisions of the Academy, as well as representatives of international providers of medical devices Olympus, Laerdal, CIA, which assisted in equipping the Center.

The Professors of one of the oldest and most famous universities in Europe, the Jagiellonian University, arrived at Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education on a working visit.

On February 8, 2018, the opening of the Second Speed Chess Championship among the medical institutions of higher education of Ukraine was held at NMAPE.

The competition was dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the foundation of the Academy.