Patron

our patron

Prof. Victor Zlatkov

Professor Dr. Victor Zlatkov, PhD

Rector of the Medical University of Sofia

Work experience
  • since 12.10.2016 – Rector, Medical University – Sofia, Bulgaria

  • 2009 - 2016 – Executive Director, University Hospital of Ob & Gyn “Maichin dom” Sofia
  • 2007 - 2009 – Head of Outpatient Department, University Hospital of Ob &Gyn “Maichin dom” Sofia
  • 2000 - 2006 – Head of Gynecology Clinic, National Transport Hospital – Sofia
  • 1983 - 1999 – Assistant/Chief assistant, University Hospital of Ob & Gyn “Maichin dom” Sofia
  • 1980 - 1983 – Doctor (intern) Ob & Gyn Dept, Bobov Dol Hospital and Pernik Hospital
Education and training
  • 2002 – Postgraduate specialization in Health Management, Medical University, Sofia

  • 1997 – Master of Oncology, Medical Academy, Sofia

  • 1987 – Master of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Academy, Sofia

  • 1980 – Medical degree (medical doctor), Medical Academy, Sofia, Medicine
Academic degree: „PhD” (1996) Аcademic position
  • 2012 - 2016 – Vice Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Medical University-Sofia

  • since 2012 – Professor

  • 2000 - 2011 – Associate Professor

  • 1983 - 1999 – Assistant / Chief Assistant
Administrative and public position
  • since 2016 - Member of the Academic Council; Medical University-Sofia

  • since 2015 - Council Member of the Association of Bulgarian Medical Specialists
  • since 2015 - Member of the Program Board of the Sofia Municipal Council for IVF (donors’ program)

  • 2015 - 2017 - National Consultant of Ob & Gyn
  • since 2012 - Member of the Faculty Council; Faculty of Medicine, Medical University-Sofia
  • since 2012 - Member of the Scientific Council, National Oncology Hospital, Sofia

  • 2010 - 2014 - General secretary of the Association of University Hospitals
  • 2008 - 2011 - Member of the Specialized Council “Motherhood”, High Testimony Commission
  • since 2007 - Board member of the Bulgarian Association of Oncologic Gynecology
  • 2004 - 2010 - Council member of the “Fund for the treatment of children”, Ministry of Health
  • 2004 - 2005 - National coordinator for the Ministry of Health - Reproductive Health
  • 2002 - 2005 - Member of the Board and General Assembly of the National Health Insurance Fund
  • 1996 - 2008 - Member of cervical screening working groups, Ministry of Health
Scientific activities and publication: in the fields of prevention and early diagnostics of pre-cancer and cancer of female genitalia, infections in obstetrics & gynecology, outpatient and general gynecologic surgery
  • – Member of the Editorial board of the “Obstetrics and Gynecology” journal
  • – Member of the Editorial board of the “Transport Medicine” journal
  • – Participation in 9 scientific projects in Bulgaria (Medical University, Ministry of Health and Ministry of Education and Science)
  • – Participation in 3 international scientific projects – EUROCHIP 2, EUROCHIP 3 and Devani (VII Framework Programme)
  • – Author and co-author of 145 publications (24 abroad)
  • Author and co-author of 18 monographs, textbooks and manuals (5 abroad);
  • – General IF - 132.396 and individual – 31.549; h-index – 6; g-index – 14
  • Citations in Bulgaria – 56; abroad – 243
Awards:
  • 2006 - Honorary award of Bulgarian Medical Association
  • 2015 - Honorary award and a certificate – Faculty of Public Health, MU-Sofia
  • 2015 - Honorary award of the Dean of the Medical Faculty, MU-Sofia
  • 2015 - Honorary certificate “Manager of the Year”, initiative of the Ministry of Health and Standart-newspaper
  • 2015 - Honorary award and a certificate – the name of prof. St. Kirkovich, for a total scientific work - Medical Faculty, MU – Sofia