Pre-certification cycles in the specialty “Rheumatology” are traditionally held at the Department of Internal Medicine No. 3 and Endocrinology, and 2019 was not exception. The department passed the PCC “Rheumatology” from March 01 to March 29, 2019. 5 rheumatologists from the Communal Non-Profit Enterprise of Kharkiv Regional Council “Regional Clinical Hospital”, 26 city polyclinic, 10 city polyclinic and KNMU were trained.