CV of Dr. Alexey Savov, PhD

Position Title

Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Molecular Pathology, Medical University of Sofia

Education

INSTITUTION AND LOCATION DEGREE YEAR(s) FIELD OF STUDY
Sofia University "St. Kliment Ochridsky", Sofia, Bulgaria B.Sc. 1985-1988 Biochemistry and Microbiology
Sofia University "St. Kliment Ochridsky", Sofia, Bulgaria M.Sc.  1988-1989 Genetics
Medical University, Sofia, Bulgaria Ph.D. 1994-1997 Molecular Biology and Genetics
Centre de Transfusion Sanguine et de Biogenetique Brest France Specialization 1993 Molecular Genetics of Cystic Fibrosis

 

Positions And Honours

1989 - Associate Researcher, Department of Molecular Genetics, Institute of Genetic Engineering Kostinbrod, Bulgaria

(Head: Prof. A. Atanasov) 

1993 - Associate Researcher, Laboratory of Molecular Pathology, Medical Academy, Sofia (Head: Prof. I. Kremensky)

1997 - Assistant Professor, Laboratory of Molecular Pathology, Medical Academy, Sofia (Head: Prof. I. Kremensky)

Professional Awards

1995 National Science Fund Award for the project “Molecular basis of Cystic Fibrosis in Bulgaria”

Specialization

Main field: Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics of Human Diseases; Population Genetics.

Memberships in Professional Societies

  • Board Member, Youth Union "Molecular Genetics in  Medicine"
  • Member, European Society of Human Genetics,
  • Member, American Society of Human Genetics

Teaching

  • Supervisor of ten M.Sc students from the Department of Biology, Sofia University “St. Kliment Ochridski”.
  • Lecturer at TEMPUS course “Teaching and Training in Molecular Pathology for medical postgraduate students”, funded by EU PHARE program (08121-94);
  • Lecturer in Courses in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics and Neurology for graduate and post graduate students at Sofia Medical University