On April 11-12, 2019 a scientific and practical conference devoted to the 100-th anniversary of the birth of Academician L.T.Malaya was held at the State University “National Institute of Therapy named after. L.T.Malaya NAMNU». Professor Zhuravleva L.V. made a presentation on the topic “The influence of alpha lipoic acid on arterial rigidity, markers of endothelium dysfunction and cardiovascular risk”. The staff members of the department, Krivonosova O.M. and Sikalo Yu.K. also presented the results of their work at the poster session.