The Department of Clinical, Laboratory Immunology and Allergy was founded in 1985 on the basis of Kyiv Clinical Hospital № 28, since 1989 it has been working on the basis of Kyiv City Clinical Hospital № 8.

The department was headed by Corresponding Member of the Academy of Medical Sciences and the National Academy Sciences of Ukraine, Professor, DM, PhD, DS., EV Gulling - a well-known immunologist, who conducted research and clinical trials of many immunomodulatory drugs.

From 2005 to 2015 the department was headed by DM, DSc, Professor, LV Kuznetsova

Since 2015, the department is headed by DM, PhD, DSc, Professor Victor Ivanovych Litus.

In 2000, the department was approved as a reference in the specialties: "clinical immunology", "immunology", "allegy", in 2010 the specialty "laboratory immunology" was added.