Curriculum vitae

Professor Zaharina Savova, MD.

 Education:
• Master’s Degree in Pedagogic SU “Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia, Bulgaria
• Master’s Degree in clinically psychology VTU ”Sv.sv.Kiril i Metodii”, Sofia, Bulgaria
• Master’s Degree in Public health and health management Medical University – Sofia, Bulgaria, Faculty of Public Health

 Subject:
• Management and organization, SU “Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia, Bulgaria
• Medical Pedagogic Medical University –Sofia, Bulgaria
• Medical University –Sofia, Bulgaria – Health Economics

 Degree:
Doctor in “Social Medicine and Organization of Healthcare and Pharmacy” – 2006

 An academic rank:
Associate Professor in “Social Medicine and Organization of Healthcare and Pharmacy” – 2008
Professor in “Social Medicine and Organization of Healthcare and Pharmacy” – 2013

 Specialization:
Psychotherapy – Westdeutche Akademie, Germany and Medical University – Sofia, Bulgaria
Cognitive-behavioral therapy, BACBP, Sofia, Bulgaria
Short-term therapy – BASTT, Sofia, Bulgaria
Laughter Yoga Leader – Dr. Kataria School of Laughter yoga

Work Experience:

  • Director of the Medical College “Yordanka Filaretova”, Medical University – Sofia;
  •  Lecturer in Department of Medical Pedagogic, Faculty of Public Health, Medical University – Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Member of the Board of Directors, Lecturer and Supervisor at the Bulgarian Institute of Neo-Reichian Analytical Psychotherapy, Sofia

Additional Information:

  • Member at Council of Medical Science – Medical University –Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Member of National Association of Health Policy and Management
    Full membership at EABP / European Association for Body Psychotherapy
  • Member of the board at Bulgarian Institute of Body Psychotherapy
  • Member of Bulgarian Association of Psychotherapy
  • Member of Bulgarian Newreichian Association
  • Member of L’Union Medicale Balkanique
    Member of Union Medical education
    Gerontological Society of America –GSA
  • Chairman of the Board of Directors – Aleksandrovska’University Hospital – 2010-2013
  • International Union for Health Promotion and Education – IUHPE
    International Forum of Teachers (IFT) of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics от 2019г.
  • Editor-in-Chief of Health and Science Magazine