On April 25-26, 2019, a scientific-practical conference with international participation "Actual problems of diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases and autoimmune conditions in children" was held, conducted by the Department of Pediatrics №1 with the direct participation of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education and with the support of the National Children's Specialized Hospital " OKHMATDIT ", dedicated to the 125th anniversary of the foundation of the National Children's Specialized Hospital "OKHMATDIT", and the 90th anniversary of continuous cooperation with the hospital of the Department of Pediatrics №1 of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education.
Conference was congratulated: Vice-rector on scientific-pedagogical and medical work of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Professor Moiseenko RO, Dean of the Pediatric Faculty of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, Professor Mamenko M.Ye., Deputy Director on Scientific Research of the "Institute of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology named after A.M. Lukyanovoy NAMS of Ukraine ", Professor Lapshin V.F., Head of the Department of Neonatology Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education , Professor Shunko Ye.Ye., Head Doctor of the National Children's Specialized Hospital "OKHMATDIT" Sadovyak I.D.
Speeches at the conference were made by the Dean of the Pediatric Department of the Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, professor Mamenko.M.Ye. ("Continuous medical education and continuous professional development of specialists in the field of health protection in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine No. 446 dated 22.02.2019"), Assoc. Prof. Violeta Panaviene, Vilnius University Medical Faculty, Institute of Clinical Medicine, Clinic of Children's Diseases and Center of Pediatrics of Children's Hospital Affiliated to Vilnius University Hospital Santaros Clinics, Vilnius, Lithuania, Head of the Department of Neonatology, Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education , Professor Shunko Ye.Ye. ("Late premature babies - perinatal risks and medical observation "), professor of the Department of Pediatric Infections and Pediatric Immunology Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education Chernyshova L.I. ("Recurrent respiratory infections and allergy in children: is there a connection?"), Head of the Department of Pediatric Infections and Pediatric Immunology Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education , professor Volokha A.P. ("Infections as a marker of primary immunodeficiencies"), head of the department of otorhinolaryngology, audiology and phonitrii Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, professor Kosakovsky A.L. ("Acute Rhinosinusitis in Children: Issues of Diagnosis and Treatment")
The conference was attended by leading staff of medical institutions in Ukraine: Head of the Department of Pediatrics №2 Kharkiv National Medical University named after V.N. Karazin, MD. Shevchenko N.S. ("Auto-inflammation in the structure of rheumatic diseases in children"), head of the Department of Pediatric Pulmonology and Allergology of the State University "National Institute of Phthisiology and Pulmonology F.G. Yanovsky NAMS of Ukraine ", c.m.s. Rechkina О.О. ("Is there a chronic obstructive illness in children?"), Chief Scientist of the State University "Institute of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology, NAMS of Ukraine", the main child allergologist of Ukraine, MD Umanets T.R. ("New opportunities to achieve control of asthma in adolescents")
Widespread discussion was caused by reports by the head of the Department of Pediatrics №1, Professor Okhotnikova O.M., Head of the Department of Faculty Pediatrics of the Zaporizhzhya State Medical University, Professor Nedelskaya S.M. based on modern international guidelines and their own long-term clinical experience.
The conference was attended by more than 230 doctors of different specialties: pediatricians, allergists, pulmonologists, family doctors, immunologists, rheumatologists, intern doctors, postgraduate students and clinical residents.
Six sessional sessions were held, separate time was allocated for the reports of young scientists, poster presentations of young scientists.
In general, over 40 reports on topical issues of pathogenesis, clinic, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of childhood pathology from the point of view of international guidelines have been heard and discussed. At the end of each plenary session there was a lively discussion of the issues that aroused during listening to the reports.
The relevance of the conference topics is due to the increasing prevalence of allergic and autoimmune pathology, involvement in the process of various systems of the organism. Therefore, the information was important not only for allergists and rheumatologists, but also for doctors of narrow specialties (immunologists, infectious diseases,pulmonologists ) and primary care physicians - pediatricians, family physicians. At the conference, many clinical cases were considered, and specific practical recommendations were provided.
The conference was another step in advancing the concept of evidence-based medicine and continuous training of doctors.
All participants at the end of the scientific and practical conference were awarded certificates.
Thank you sincerely for everyone who participated in the conference!