The conference lasted for 2 days, September 16 and 17, in a mixed format (online and offline). The grand opening took place on September 16.
Numerous guests greeted the oldest department of infectious diseases in the former Soviet Union. The staff of the Department of Health of the Odessa Regional State Administration, headed by Natalia Odariy-Zakhareva, awarded the head of the department, professor, doctor of medical sciences Chaban Tetyana Volodymyrivna and the staff of the department with honorary diplomas. The first diploma was awarded to the head of the Department of Infectious Diseases from 1990 to 2002, the winner of the State Prize of Ukraine, MD. Ph.D., Professor Nikitin Eughenii Vasilievych.
Vice-rectors Valeria Gennadiivna Marichereda and Konstiantyn Alexandrovych Talalayev made congratulatory remarks on behalf of ONMedU administration.
The staff of ONMedU departments, as well as numerous representatives of medical universities of Ukraine from Kyiv, Vinnytsia, Dnipro, Zaporizhia, Lviv, Poltava, Ivano-Frankivsk, Chernivtsi, etc. warmly congratulated the staff of the department and wished further success in combating infectious diseases.
Friends of the department and prominent scientists from Azerbaijan and Belarus also welcomed the birthday and took part in the scientific-practical conference.
According to the results of the work, all participants and listeners of the conference received certificates.