On April 11, 2019, a conference "War on the Donbass. 2014-2018" was held in Kyiv at the National Military-Historical Museum of Ukraine. During the conference, the reports were discussed in a wide range of issues: the history of combat operations during the War in the East of Ukraine, the course of separate military operations, the activities of military units during the War on the Donbass, the formation of new brigades and battalions.
The conference also mentioned the issue of the development of military medicine, including the representative of the Rivne Medical Academy. After the report, Kukurudza A.R. managed to exchange experience and views with representatives of military medicine: Candidate of Historical Sciences, Colonel Oleksandr Nikitiuk, representative of the Ukrainian Military Medical Academy and Doctor of Physical Education, Major Henadii Slobodianyk, associate professor of the Interregional Academy of Personnel Management.