Yavor Petkov Enchev

Bulgaria

Prof., MD, PhD, DrMedSci, MHA, FRCS(Eng)

PERSONAL INFORMATION

DATE OF BIRTH 26.06.1975
CITIZENSHIP Bulgarian
FIELD OF ACTIVITY Neurosurgery
TITLE SCIENTIFIC Professor of Neurosurgery – February, 2016

EDUCATION AND TRAINING, DEGREE

2016, February– Professor of Neurosurgery, Medical University of Varna
2015, June- PhD Thesis/DrMedSci Degree (“Preventable errors and complications in neurosurgery”), Medical University of Varna
2013, April- Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS-Eng)
2012, July, Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Medical University of Varna
2010, November- General Medical Council (GMC) UK – Fully registered medical practitioner with specialist registration (Neurosurgery) with licence to practice. GMC Ref: 7086246
2007, April- PhD Thesis/Degree (“Application of the neuronavigation in the cranial neurosurgery”), tutor Prof. V. Bussarsky, PhD DrMedSci, Head of Clinic of Neurosurgery at University Hospital “St. Ivan Rilsky”- Sofia, Bulgaria and President of The Bulgarian Society of Neurosurgery; Department of Neurosurgery, Medical University- Sofia
2007-2009 – Medical University of Varna, Master of Health Management
1994-2000- Medical University- Sofia, the Excellent of the graduates- Summa Cum Laude, winner of the award “Golden Hippocrates”, Medical Doctor – Master degree
1989-1994- Math High School- Silistra, the Excellent of the graduates- Summa Cum Laude

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2011, March- Up-to-date- Head, Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital “St. Marina”, Medical University of Varna, Varna, Bulgaria;
2006- 2011, February- Consultant Neurosurgeon, University Hospital “St. Ivan Rilsky”, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical University- Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria;
2001- 2006- Neurosurgical training, University Hospital “St. Ivan Rilsky”, Department of Neurosurgery, Medical University- Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria; 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Bulgarian Society of Neurosurgery;
European Association of Neurosurgical Societies /EANS/;
World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies /WFNS/;
South-East Europe Neurosurgical Society /SEENS/ 

ORGANIZED NEUROSURGICAL EVENTS

2017, March /1-3/- Chairperson of AOSpine Principle Course- Degenerative spine and spinal tumours- Varna, Bulgaria;
2016, May /19- 21/- President of the Organizing committee of the WFNS Course– Varna, Bulgaria;
2014, May /29- 31/- President of the Organizing committee of the 3rd Congress of Neurosurgery in the Danube – Carpathian Region “Neurosurgical controversies” Joint Meeting with the Southeast European Neurosurgical Society (SEENS)– Golden Sands, Varna, Bulgaria;
2014, May /28/- Dandy Bulgaria Course for Residents and Young Neurosurgeons- Varna, Bulgaria;

REVIEWER FOR NEUROSURGICAL JOURNAL

“Acta Neurochirurgica”
“Acta Clinica Croatica”
“Balkan Medical Journal”
“BMJ Case Reports”- 1
“Child’s Nervous System”
“Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery”
“Journal of Neurological Disorders”
“Journal of Neurosciences in Rural Practice”
“Neurosurgical Review”
“Scripta Scientifica Medica”
“Surgical Neurology International”
“Turkish Neurosurgery”

PUBLICATIONS
Full text- 85
Abstracts –142

IF
Currently 96

CITATIONS
Currently 367

PRESENTATIONS, LECTURES
Over 50