On September 21, the first stage of the Simulation Training Center started work at the laboratory building of NMAPE. The new Center is intended to increase the level of training of doctors from all over Ukraine. Diagnostic medical equipment for the Center was provided by Mindray company (PRC) which is one of the leading global providers of medical devices, and its Ukrainian partner Khimlaborreaktiv Ltd.

In September Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education had the honour to host the delegation of the Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

On 30 August, 2017 in Pecs (Hungary) an important event for the Academy took place. As part of 650th anniversary of Pecs University, NMAPE joined the Great Charter of Universities (Magna Charta Universitatum The document was signed by 388 rectors and heads of universities from all over Europe and beyond on 18 September 1988, the 900th anniversary of the University of Bologna.

This week the Acting Chief of International Department, Associate Professor, Dr. Rami Abu Shamsieh and the Head of Contract Education Sector Tatiana Volkova paid a working visit to the Chair of Orthodontics (the Institute of Dentistry, Shupyk NMAPE).

University of Oxford scientists have developed a new method for 3D-printing laboratory-grown cells to form living structures. The new method enables the production of complex tissues and cartilage that can potentially support, repair or augment diseased and damaged areas of the body.

June 14-17, 2017 in Frankfurt on the Main (Germany) there was held International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (E.A.E.S.-2017). This world-wide forum annually summarizes and defines the main future trends and prospects for further development of innovations in laparoscopic and endoscopic surgery.