Blood Donation May 2018

May 22, 2018By Бойко МатевHealth news, Organized by the Student Council, Upcoming events No Comments

Dear colleagues,

Despite the numerous advances of medicine, the blood running in our veins is still irreplaceable. The noble act of donating blood can make the difference between life and death. The everlasting need of blood products is the very reason why blood donation initiatives are held all year round. The Regional Transfusion centre of Varna and the Students’ Council of Medical University – Varna are organizing once again the “Blood Donation” campaign.

Up to date, the campaign, which takes place in MU-Varna, has always reported a great number of people, willing to donate blood. It is the third “Blood donation” campaign for this year 2017. Everybody, who wants to donate blood, will be able to do it on the 22nd (Tuesday) and the 23rd (Wednesday) of May 2018 between 10:00 and 16:00h in room 213 (second floor of the Rectorate building). Let’s show once again that humanity and the wish to help others, run in our veins!


“Donate blood – save lives!”

Golf – Sport or Lifestyle

May 21, 2018By Бойко МатевSports, Upcoming events No Comments

On 29.05.2018 (Tuesday) at 16:00 in the Auditorium I of the Medical University – Varna lecture titled: “Golf – Sport or Lifestyle” will be presented by Veselin Savoia – Director of “Thracian Cliffs” – Golf, PGA Golf Professional, Member of the Professional Golf Association – Germany. All students and lecturers from Medical University – Varna as well as all those who are interested are invited to the presentation.

Veselin Savoia has graduated from the National Sports Academy and has more than 15 years of experience in the field of sports management, golf and golf physiotherapy. The mission of Veselin Savoia is to present the benefits of golf to the wider public and to demonstrate how the game of golf exemplifies life with personality traits such as will, strength, courage and precision carrying over into people’s business and personal relatonships.

“Green life” campaign

April 20, 2018By Бойко МатевUpcoming events No Comments

Dear colleagues,

April 22 is celebrated as International Earth Day. A number of countries and organization unite to protect the environment and preserve all natural treasures.

For the first time the Association of Medical Students in Bulgaria – Varna (ASMB – Varna) together with the Association of Students of Dental Medicine (ASMD), the Association of Pharmacology Students in Varna and the Students’ Councils at the Medical University “Prof. Dr. Paraskev Stoyanov “- Varna and Naval Academy “N. J. Vaptsarov”-Varna are uniting their forces for good causes related to the preservation of our nature.

On April the 27th, 2018 /Friday/, collecting points for PAPER and PLASTIC CAPS will be opened at the following locations:
Medical University – Varna “Prof. Dr. Paraskev Stoyanov” from 12:00 to 15:00;
Naval Academy “N. J. Vaptsarov” – Varna from 15:30 to 17:00.

On April the 28th, 2018 /Saturday/, a collecting point for PAPER and PLASTIC CAPS will be opened at the Maritime Garden (next to the Pantheon) from 9:00 to 13:00. At 9 am, a Green Marathon, along with 5 kmrun, will be launched to support environmental protection and a healthy lifestyle.

The collected PLASTIC CAPS will be handed over to the “Trust and Help Foundation”, the funds of the recycling of which will be used for the purchase of medical equipment at the Specialized Hospital for Obstetrics – Gynecology and Neonatology for Active Treatment “Prof. Dr. Dimitar Stamatov “-Varna (SBAGAL).

The collected PAPER will be recycled and the funds received from it will be handed over to charity – “Fight for Life”.

Everyone who wishes is welcome to join the initiative. And keep in mind, the small actions lead to big results.

Second National Student Festival of the Medical Universities with international participation

April 18, 2018By Бойко МатевCultural activities, Important announcements, International activities, Student activities, Upcoming events No Comments

Dear colleagues,

Medical University – Varna “Prof. d-r Paraskev Stoyanov” is organizing the Second National Student Festival of the Medical Universities with international participation.

On the 21st of April at 15:00h, students from the medical faculties of 6 Universities from the country and abroad will meet at the concert hall of the “Chernomorki” hotel at SOK “Kamchiya”, to present their skills and have fun together.

The academic management o MU-Varna has prepared the stage for the artistic expression of students from MU-Varna, MU-Sofia, MU-Plovdiv, MU-Pleven, The Faculty of medicine of Trakiyan university – Stara agora and the University of Patra, Greece. Nearly 40 performances, with over 200 participants will present their universities. An abundance of styles will satisfy even the most pretentious of tastes.

The variety of musical, dance and theatrical performances will instill the festival spirit into the audience and prove that, asides from being brilliant students, the performers have hidden talents.

The Second National Student Festival of the Medical Universities with international participation will bring to us the dance fiesta of the “Amazon of Asia” – Nepal, the shores of India and it will initiate us to the mystic world of gospel music. The eternal rock classics, the newest pop hits, the sensual dances from the heart of Latin America are but a part of the enthralling program of the festival. The purity of the authentic Bulgarian folklore will stand as testimony to the angelic voices of our own participants.

The team of MU-Varna has prepared multiple additional activities for the students, which will make the experience even more exciting for them. As a compliment from MU-Varna, a visit to the Astronomy center ant the planetarium will allow them to attend a lecture from a genuine Astronaut. Amongst he other interesting activities, which are available are a short boat cruise, a visit to the Slavic center and the Museum of crystals, as well as an abundance of sports activities.

Entrance is free of charge!

See a complete program of the event here!

For a third consecutive year the Bulgarian Haemophilia Association Invites the Citizens of Varna to Participate in a Cycling March “Together”

April 4, 2018By Antonia GenovaHealth news, Upcoming events No Comments

On 21st April 2018 (Saturday) from 11:00 to 13:00 the traditional cycling march “Together” is going to take place in the city of Varna. It is organized for a third consecutive tour by the Bulgarian Haemophilia Association.

The Association marks annually the World Haemophilia Day on April 17th with various public events aimed at rising the public awareness about the nature of the disease and at supporting the people with congenital coagulation disorders and their families. This year the cycling march will take place on April 17th in 4 cities simultaneously – Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas.

With their campaign entitled “Sharing is Strength” and the cycling march “Together” the organisers appeal to all stakeholders – health institutions, governmental, nongovernmental, public and private sector and society at large to unite in the name of the common cause.

The aim of the campaign is also to express an appeal to all the people to share more knowledge, skills, resources and support in order to achieve an improvement in the treatment and the quality of living of all the people with haemophilia.

Cycling and swimming are the two recommended types of sports for those suffering from haemophilia. The Bulgarian Haemophilia Association invites people of all ages to demonstrate their commitment and join the noble initiative.

You may find more information here.

For further information and enrolment: Magdalena Bliznakova 0888 883131

Varna Universiade – 2018

March 26, 2018By Antonia GenovaSports, Student activities, Upcoming events No Comments

Dear colleagues, 

The Varna Universiade is a sports tournament, which is held annually. We invite all students who wish to participate in the 19th edition of the event – from the 14th to the 28th of April 2018.


You can sign up for these sports, which will take place in the following order:

  1. Athletics Race – 14.04.2018 in the Maritime Garden, under the Summer Theater. There will be individual and team rankings;
  2. Volleyball – from 16 to 23.04.2018 in University of Economics – Varna. Female and male teams are included;
  3. Mini Football – from 16 to 20.04.2018 in Municipal Sports Complex “Mladost”;
  4. Bowling – 18.04.2018 in “Playground”, Mall Varna. Four teams are included in the competition, each consisting of 5 people (there is an option to add reserve players);
  5. Tennis – from 20 to 21.04.2018 in TC “Chaika”;
  6. Swimming – 21.04.2018 in “Primorski” Swimming pool;
  7. Table tennis – from 15 to 16.04.2018 in University of Economics – Varna;
  8. Basketball – from 23 to 27.04.2018 in Medical university – Varna;
  9. Chess – 23.04.2018 in Sports Hall “Yunashki Salon”;

You can register for participation in the competitions directly at the office of TRS SPORT in Medical university – Varna.

ONLY the registration for participation in the bowling competition is by sending an e-mail to The email should contain the names and faculty numbers of the players, as well as the telephone number of the captain of the team.


Important information: Medical university – Varna will be represented by its official teams in the competitions of basketball, football and volleyball. If you are great at sports and willing to participate, you can join the teams and show your abilities during the next edition of the Varna Universiade.

Deadline for registration: 09.04.2018

For additional information you can turn to TRS Sport or send an e-mail to

The First Training in Ayurveda Will Be Held at the Centre for Eastern Medicine at MU – Varna

March 26, 2018By Antonia GenovaHealth news, Science and education, Upcoming events No Comments

A training course entitled “Ayurveda – Introduction and Diagnostics” is organized for the first time in the Medical University of Varna on March 29th 2018. The course lecturer is the distinguished Indian specialist in Ayurveda medicine and surgery Dr. Noushad from “Atreya” Ayurvedic Medical Centre and Yoga Therapy in Moscow. He is a graduate of the University of Calcutta in India and First Moscow State Medical University “I. M. Sechenov”.

The course is intended for physicians and students in the specialties of medicine, dental medicine and rehabilitation and they will have the chance to get acquainted with the secrets of the ancient Indian system for natural and holistic medicine as well as to enrich their experience in the field of Ayurveda.

The training will take place in the Medical College – Varna and the University Centre for Eastern Medicine. The working language is English and the course participants will obtain a certificate.

The course fee is 50 BGN and should be transferred to the following bank account of MU-Vana:


Branch Varna 


IBAN: BG24STSA93003100040700 

Those who wish to attend the course may enroll at the University Centre for Eastern Medicine and obtain further information on tel. 052/677 272 (Slavka Kasabova) or 0889 930 960 Ass. Dr. Denitsa Grozdeva.

Leading Experts from Varna and Aachen Are Going to Conduct a Joint Study on Lasers in Periodontology

March 26, 2018By Antonia GenovaHealth news, Science and education, Upcoming events No Comments

A joint project for clinical studies on the application of lasers in Periodontology will be carried out by the renowned specialists in Periodontology and Dental Implants Prof. Dr. Stefan Peev from MU – Varna and Prof. Dr. Norbert Gutknecht from Aachen University, Germany. This decision was announced during a workshop entitled “Application of Lasers in Dental Medicine” at the Faculty of Dental Medicine at MU – Varna, where the leading German specialist in Laser Dentistry delivered a lecture and practical demonstration, with a live connection with one of the surgeries at University Medical and Dental Centre. Impressed by the high-tech equipment with modern high-energy lasers for clinical application and by the expertise of the Head of the Department of Periodontology and Dental Implantology and head of the University Medical and Dental Centre Prof. Stefan Peev, the leading specialist from Germany Prof. Gutknecht extended an invitation for a future joint project with Medical University – Varna.

Among the guest lecturers was also Assoc. Prof. Georgi Tomov from the Department of Periodontology and Oral Mucosal Diseasesat MU-Plovdiv, the chairperson of the Dental Laser Society in Bulgaria and a leading specialist in dental lasers in the country. The head of the Department of Prosthetic Dental Medicine at MU – Varna Prof. Dr. Metodi Abadzhiev shared his practical experience as well. 



 Third National Congress of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery

March 22, 2018By Бойко МатевScience and education, Upcoming events No Comments

Dear colleagues,

On behalf of the Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in Bulgaria and on my own behalf,I have the pleasure to invite you to the Third National Congress of Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery. The event will take place in the period 26-28 April 2018 in Hotel “Admiral”, in the prestigious Black Sea resort “Golden Sands”.

The Congress Program includes the following main topics: 

  • Head and Neck Oncology and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Traumatology
  • Facial Deformity/ Clefts/ OSAS
  • Dental Implantology
  • Oral Surgery/ ARONJ
  • Free papers

 The Congress speakers are recognized international professionals and leading Bulgarian experts in the field. We will enjoy the great honor to have as keynote speakers of the event:

  • Professor Dr. Julio Acero, President of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (IAOMS)
  • Professor Dr. Jatin Shah – а world-renowned American specialist in the field of surgical treatment of benign and malignant tumors in the head and neck area

The organizers expect a broad professional audience of nearly 150 participants.We expect your active participation, which will contribute to the organization of a fruitful and valuable forum – an arena for the exchange of knowledge, experience and innovative ideas.

Sincerely Yours,

Prof. Dr. Tsvetan Tonchev

President of the Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons in Bulgaria


For further information, questions and registering for the symposium , please email  congress2018@omfsbg.orgor use the contacts below

Contact Person: Petia Momchilova,

Tel.: +359 52 60 24 17, Mob: +359 887 65 05 49,


Official site


Visiting the lectures will be free of charge for all students.

If a student wants to visit the official dinner or the coffee breaks, a registration fee must be paid.


Important Information in Relation to Days Free of Classes

March 22, 2018By Antonia GenovaImportant announcements, Science and education, Upcoming events No Comments

Dear colleagues, 

In relation to an Order of the Rector of MU-Varna Prof. Dr. Krasimir Ivanov, 23.03.2018 is announced to be a day free of classes for all students of MU-Varna except for 6th year Medical students!

Open Days in Medical University – Varna



In relation to an Order of the Rector of MU-Varna Prof. Dr. Krasimir Ivanov, 12.04.2018 and 13.04.2018 are announced to be days free of classes for all students of MU-Varna INCLUDING 6th year students (Medicine and Dental Medicine).

Scientific program of BSYSB 2018