The scientific activity at O.O. Bohomolets NMU is carried out at 82 departments and 2 scientific institutions. Among employees of university there are 29 academicians and corresponding members in state academies, 224 Doctors and 895 Candidates of Science.
The topics of scientific research works include the fundamental and applied researches on the most important directions in medical and pharmaceutical science. The students actively join to scientific work. The postgraduate courses are open for 43 specialties.
The scientific schools of university (morphological, therapeutic, surgical, pediatric, etc.) are known outside Ukraine. At present moment they perform the researches on level of circulating tumor DNA in blood plasma of patients with resectable pancreatic cancer, creation of medicines on the basis of nanopharmacology, personalized medicine, directed osteoregeneration in Periodontology, etc.