Viktor Konoplitskiy (1962), Head of the Department, DMSc, Professor. He graduated from National Pirogov Memorial University, Vinnytsya in 1989. He joined the internship in the pediatric surgery in 1989 and completed it in 1990. He had worked as a laboratory assistant since 1990 and became an assistant in 2006. He successfully defended his thesis “Treatment and relapse prevention of the infantile hemangiomas”. He was honored an associate professor post in 2012. He became DMSc in 2013 with the thesis “Management of the pediatric colonic stasis”. Author of 190 scientific articles, 122 innovation proposals, 43 inventions, 5 monographies and 2 educational-methodical works.