Department of Pediatrics was organized in April 1993. Initially Department was worked on the base of the Sumy City Children's Clinical Hospital. The department staff were included: head MD, professor V.E. Markevych, teachers P.I. Sichnenko, O.I. Smiyan, T.P. Binda, S.V. Popov, O.K. Redko, I.E. Zaytsev, S.M. Loza.


Since 1996 a branch of the Department of Pediatrics had opened at the Sumy Regional Children's Clinical Hospital. In 1999 it was reorganized into an independent Department of Pediatrics №2, headed by prof. V.E. Markevich. Since 2005 the department renamed into the Department of Pediatrics with Medical Genetics.