Optimization of pedagogical work involves, among other measures, the control of the level of knowledge of listeners. To this end, the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care uses uses different types of knowledge control.

The rethinking of approaches in modern medical postgraduate education implies practical implementation of the latest ideas. Among them there is a wide introduction at the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care OSCE – an objective structured clinical examination.

From February 27 to March 1, 2019, Tel Aviv (Israel) passed the course "Where the Medical and Radiation Oncology Meet: Integrative State of the Art Strategies" in which the Associate Professor of the Oncology Department of the Shupyk NMAPE PhD, MD Olga Ponomarova and post-graduate student of the Oncology Department of Shupyk NMAPE Anastasiia Samusieva have participated.

Since the beginning of the year, more than 300 surgical interventions have been performed on the basis of the departments of anesthesiology and IT, department of cardiosurgery, endovascular and extracorporeal technologies of NMAPE named after PL Shupyk and SE "Institute of the heart of the Ministry of Healthcare of Ukraine". Among them there are a large number of unique operations with a high surgical and anesthetic risk. One of these operations is complete debranching with subsequent aneurysm endoprosthesis of the thoracic aorta.

At present, Ukraine is experiencing difficult times of its development related to the armed conflict in the Donbass. In this situation, employees of the healthcare system of the front zone are forced to work in very difficult conditions.