INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL FORUM
This year’s Forum once again proved the high level of interest and usefulness of this event on the part of specialists in medical science and practice and united 12,575 registered specialists. Among the participants and visitors: heads of state bodies in the field of health care, representatives of local authorities, OTG, heads and representatives of leading scientific, educational and medical institutions, associations, owners and top management of private medical clinics, business companies, scientists, practicing doctors, specialists in the field of medicine, stomatology and pharmaceuticals.
The organizers of the Representative Forum are the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, the P.L. Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, and the LMT Company.
The event was held with the support of the President of Ukraine and under the patronage of the Committee of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Health Protection.
Official support of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine, the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine, Kyiv City State Administration.
With the assistance of medical and dental associations, public associations, higher educational medical institutions of Ukraine and abroad.
General partner: CANON
Official partner: Medical School.
Participating partners include: INMED Ukraine, UMT+, Med Exim, KHIMLABORREAKTIV, BIOMED, UKR DIAGNOSTIC, RH, Vector-Best-Ukraine, Viola Medtechnika, Protech Solution Ukraine, Medicom Ukraine, Zdravo, BTL-Ukraine and others.
The forum was opened by the head of the department for health protection and social policy of the Administration of the President of Ukraine Lurin Ihor Anatoliyovych. He congratulated those present on the start of the event and read the welcoming speech of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. In his address to the organizers, participants and guests of the Forum, the President expressed his belief that “the relevance of the issues brought up for discussion will give a new impetus to the improvement of the practice of managing the quality of medical care, consolidate the efforts of the state, science and business in making constructive decisions regarding the further modernization of the sphere.”
In her welcoming speech, Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Committee on Health Care, People’s Deputy of Ukraine Sysoenko Iryna Volodymyrivna emphasized the importance of joining the efforts of the medical community in the implementation of health care reform.
President of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, Academician of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine Vitaliy Ivanovych Tsymbalyuk congratulated those present on the opening of the Forum. In his speech, he particularly noted the efforts of its organizers, who ensure a high level of scientific and practical events and exhibitions every year.
Rector of P. L. Shupyk National Academy of Medical Sciences, academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Yuriy Vasylovich Voronenko welcomed the participants of the Forum, noted that this year 12 departments and 2 institutes of P. L. Shupyk National Academy of Medical Sciences participated in the work and invited the guests to further fruitful cooperation.
The director of the health care department of the Kyiv City State Administration, Valentina Hryhorivna Ginsburg, wished the guests and participants of the Forum fruitful work, effective dialogues, and most importantly, fresh ideas and solutions, the implementation of which will be a real contribution to the development and prosperity of the national health care system.
In her welcome speech, the health care coordinator of the Central Office of Reforms of the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Economy of Ukraine, Nataliya Oleksandrivna Lisnevska noted that the Forum is an important platform for communication and discussion of current issues in the industry and especially thanked the direction “Reforming the Industry “. After all, this is one of the most relevant and painful topics now.
A RESPONSIBLE DOCTOR IS ALWAYS LEARNING!
All three days of the Forum were marked by unique interdisciplinary scientific and practical events. This year, under the auspices of the Forum, the VII International Medical Congress “Introduction of modern achievements of medical science into the practice of health care of Ukraine” was held, as well as the III International Congress “Management in Health Care” and the II International Dental Congress, which were entered into the Register of of meetings, congresses, symposiums and scientific and practical conferences that will be held in Ukraine in 2018.
The comprehensive, multifaceted and rich nature of the forum, which covers almost all areas of medical and related areas, steadily attracts new participants with its modernity, level of innovation, scale and high professionalism of event preparation.
A large number of scientific and practical events were held within the framework of the congresses – 60 conferences, symposiums, seminars, round tables, schools and 30 master classes. Speakers were 850 leading experts from Ukraine and abroad.
All events that were held within the framework of the Forum found their target audience, and their participants had a unique opportunity to raise their own professional level, expand the boundaries of awareness and feel the real rhythm of the development of global medical practice.
Organizers, co-organizers and partners: 17 research institutes of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine, 12 departments and 2 institutes of the P. L. Shupyk National Academy of Postgraduate Education, specialists of medical institutions of the Ministry of Health, medical and dental associations and public associations, higher medical educational institutions.
For health care managers, directors and chief doctors of state and private medical institutions, the programs “Organization and management of health care”, “Reforming the industry”, “Days of private medicine” were planned as part of the III International Forum “Management in Health Care” I”.
Department of organization and management of health care of P.L. Shupyka held the scientific and practical conference “Education is the basis of managerial activity in health care”, the annual conference with international participation “Organization and management of health care 2018”.
NMU named after O.O. Bogomolets, Institute of Postgraduate Education, Department of Health Care Management organized the 5th School of the Chief Physician.
The IX practical conference “Private Medicine: Realities of Practice” was traditionally held. The organizer of the event is LMT Company.
For the first time, two practical seminars for dentists and ophthalmologists were held by the Forum’s partner – the legal company “MEDCONSULTING”. Both events attracted a lot of attention from the audience. So we will continue to develop these areas.
For the first time, the First National Symposium of the Ukrainian Medical Expert Community “Ukrainian’s Health – the State’s Highest Value” was held, organized by the UKRAINIAN MEDICAL EXPERT COMMUNITY.
Deputy Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine Nataliya Fedorovych emphasized the importance of such a format of the Forum, where participants and visitors can communicate, share opinions, exchange experience and familiarize themselves with the latest technologies, equipment, and methods.
The highlight of this year’s scientific and practical program was the first All-Ukrainian conference “Availability and quality of medical care in rural areas: present and prospects. View of the regions”, which was attended by: People’s Deputies of Ukraine Serhiy Berezenko and Iryna Sysoenko, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Economy of Ukraine Lev Partskhaladze, Health Coordinator of the Central Office of Reforms of the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and of housing and communal services of Ukraine Nataliya Lisnevska, director of the departmental health care of Poltava ODA Viktor Lysak, director of departmental health care of Cherkasy ODA Mykhailo Lobas, representatives of health care departments from other regions, representatives of OTG and chief doctors from all over Ukraine.
The program also included events devoted to issues of state policy, health care reform, financial, economic, and organizational and legal mechanisms for managing medical institutions.
For several years in a row, the scientific and practical program “Days of Laboratory Medicine” has gathered specialists. As part of the program, a scientific and practical conference with international participation “Theory and practice of laboratory medicine” was held (to the 100th anniversary of the founding of the P.L. Shupyk National Medical Research Institute of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine). The organizers of the event are the Ministry of Health of Ukraine, the P. L. Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, the All-Ukrainian Association of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine.
National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, State University “National Scientific Center “Institute of Cardiology named after Acad. M.D. Strazheska” of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, the Laboratory and Metrological Service of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, the inter-institutional Reference Laboratory Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine held a scientific and practical conference “Current issues of laboratory medicine in the diagnostic work of family doctors”. General meetings of the All-Ukrainian Association of Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine were held, a working meeting of the supporting department in the specialty “Clinical Biochemistry” with representatives of the same specialty departments of postgraduate education of the VNMZ of Ukraine, a round table “Our common protection – vaccination”. Scientific and practical conference “Infectious diseases in the modern world: epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, prevention”, as well as 10 intensive master classes within the framework of the Ukrainian Laboratory School.
“Vector-Best-Ukraine” LLC this year held a scientific and practical seminar “Features of immunoenzymatic and molecular methods of diagnosis of tick-borne infections.”
The scientific and practical program “Medical Radiology” was held in an expanded format. Conferences “Innovative methods in radiodiagnosis”, “Choosing a method of diagnostic imaging in cardiology depending on the clinical situation”, “Interventional radiology in diagnosis and treatment” seminar, a Round table of members of the expert group of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine in the areas of “Radiology” were held on the Congress site . Ultrasound diagnostics. Radiation therapy. Radiology. Radionuclide diagnostics”: “Problematic issues of the radiological service of Ukraine”.
The Association of Radiologists of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Association of Ultrasound Diagnostic Specialists, the Department of Radiodiagnostics of P. L. Shupyk National Academy of Medical Sciences, the LMT Company held a series of master classes of the All-Ukrainian School of Ultrasound and Functional Diagnostics. Classes were held on innovative equipment provided by leading companies in the market.
In addition, a number of relevant events were devoted to innovative technologies in medical imaging, radiation research methods in modern oncology, modern approaches to the treatment of radiation injuries and many other issues.
Considerable attention was paid at the Forum to the scientific and practical program “Military Medicine”. In particular, leading specialists of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine presented their developments, methods and techniques of providing medical aid to the participants of the ATO and the affected population. The IV Scientific and Practical Conference “Implementation of scientific developments of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and peculiarities of providing medical aid to the participants of the anti-terrorist operation and the affected population” was held.
Various issues of improving emergency medical care in Ukraine were discussed in the section “Emergency medicine and disaster medicine”. The master class “Standardization of pre-medical and primary medical care at the pre-hospital stage” and the symposium “Unified approach to the provision of emergency medical care in the fields of civil and military medicine that meets international standards” were held.
A long-time partner of the Congress – the Department of Hematology and Transfusion of the P. L. Shupyk National Academy of Medical Sciences, together with foreign experts, organized a scientific and practical conference “Transfusiology and Hematology: the latest development trends and applied issues.”