In coordination with the Ministry of Health of Ukraine according to the order of NMAPE No. 1649 from 05.04.2016 the department of heart surgery, endovascular and extracorporeal technologies has been created as a part of the surgical faculty.
As a result of an open competition published in the newspaper “Governmental Courier» No. 87 from 05.11.2016, on the 15th of June 2016 the Academic Council of NMAPE named after PL Shupyk assigned the corresponding member of NAMS of Ukraine, d. M. Sc., Professor Boris Todurov to the position of the head of the department, effective from the 17th of June 2016. Also the Professor of the department, associate professors and assistants candidates scientific and teaching staff were assigned, effective from the 1st of September 2016.
Despite the holiday period, head of the department corresponding member of NAMS of Ukraine, professor Boris Todurov and assistant professor N. A. Volodkina made preparations for the full functioning of the department, and composed curricula for new cycles of thematic improvement