On June 20, 2019, a regular session of the Department of Surgery and Vascular Surgery of Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education took place under the guidance of the head of the department Savoliuk S. (MD, Dr.Sc., Full Professor).

On July 4-6, 2019, the traditional 4 th international scientific-practical conference "Current issues of phlebology, venous thromboembolism and its consequences" took place in Yaremche (Ivano-Frankivsk region).

The scientific forum gathered more than 150 representatives of the surgical community of Ukraine and leading specialists of the national phlebological associations of Denmark, Poland and Greece, who are actively involved in solving surgical problems in various fields of phlebological science.

On June 25, 2019 at the Department of Surgery and Vascular Surgery of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education (the Chief of Department of Surgery and Vascular Surgery - S. Savoliuk (MD, Dr.Sc., Full Professor)) took place an intermediate attestation of interns (specialty – surgery, second year of studying).

The 1st Consensus Meeting on GERD and Bariatric surgery was held at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Montpellier on June 28-29, 2019. During two days, the best world-renowed experts (60 bariatry opinion-leaders from 30 countries) discussed the issues of metabolic surgery and gastroesophageal reflux disease.

Persistent pain may accompany the disease in children from the moment they are born. To determine the pain level, the physician should observe movements of the limbs of the child, expression of her face and voice.

On July 01, 2019, at the Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Medical Psychology of the Shupyk NMAPE was conducted the second phase of training for psychiatrists and psychotherapists "Integration of current science into prevention and treatment of substance use disorders, HIV and co-occurring conditions " within the framework of the project «The Ukraine and Central Asia Addiction Technology TransferCenter» (UCA ATTC) in partnership with San Diego University of California (UCSD) and the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) for the acquisition of expertise by professionals and the creation of capacities to restrain the HIV epidemic  among people with drug abuse, and other target cohorts.