On March 29-30, 2018, a scientific symposium with international participation “National School of Gastroenterologists, Hepatologists of Ukraine” Ways to Improve the Quality of Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment of Digestive Diseases “was held in Kyiv.

The symposium was attended by gastroenterologists of the Department of Internal Medicine No. 3 and endocrinology associate professors Zivenko OI, Lahno O.V., Ass. Shehovtsova Yu.O., and also employees of the gastroenterion of OKL Selivanova L.I. and Makarova K.M. Head of the department of internal medicine number 3 and endocrinology prof. L.V. Zhuravleva delivered a report “Drug-induced liver damage: tactics of diagnosis and treatment” and was a delegate to the VII extraordinary congress of the NGO “Ukrainian Gastroenterological Association”.

At the symposium, the jubilee (100) issue of the journal “Modern gastroenterology” was presented. Prof. L.V. Zhuravlev was included in the editorial board of the journal.