A good command of the German, English and Russian languages
Medical studies at the Faculty of Medicine to the Medical University in Sofia
PhD thesis, Title: "Prolactin secretion in male hypogonadism"
Specialist in internal medicine
Specialist in endocrinology and metabolic diseases
Study visit to Munich, Germany, for 3 months, grant by
the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
1991 -Associate Professor of endocrinology with special
emphasis on andrology and neuroendocrinology
2001 - one month visit to the Center for Advanced Research in Human Reproduction,
Infertility and Sexual Function, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation,
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
March 19, 2008
Doctor of Medical Sciences, thesis “Ontogenetic aspects of testicular failure”
March 24, 2009
Full Professor of Endocrinology
internal medicine; endocrinology;
andrology; semen analysis; outpatient and in-patient
clinic for endocrine and andrological disorders.
Professor at Medical University Sofia,
Bulgaria of endocrinology and andrology,
lecturer in postgraduate seminars in andrology,
neuroendocrinology, abnormalities of sexual
determination and differentiation.
Visiting lecturer (November 1999) at the Schlosspark-Klinik
of the Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany on the subject
"Links between male hypogonadism and melatonin secretion".
Visiting lecturer in Cleveland Clinic, Cliveland, Ohio, USA 2006, 2009.
MD, PhD, DMSci
Clinical Center of Endocrinology and Gerontology,
Medical University Sofia
2 Zdrave Str.,
GSM +359 888 64 15 16
MD, PhD, DMSci
clinical andrology, neuroendocrinology, puberty and its
disorders, genetics of infertility, theory and history of medicine.
About 250 original papers, review articles, abstracts,
chapters in textbooks of endocrinology,
author of monograph “Male climacteric” (2002) and "Endocrinology of the male reproductive system", edited by Ph. Kumanov, Sofia (2013).
Member of The European Academy of Andrology (Academician),
Member of The European Neuroendocrine Association,
Member of The European Neuroendocrine Association (ENEA),
Member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists,
Member of the European Society of Endocrinology (ESE).