Department “Medical Informatics, Biostatistics and E-learning”

Academic Staff, Department Medical Informatics, Biostatistics and E-learning
Academic Staff, Department Medical Informatics, Biostatistics and E-learning

About department

The department “Medical Informatics, Biostatistics and E-learning” is one of the newest departments, founded in April 2012.

Contacts :
Medical university of Plovdiv
Faculty of Public Health
Department “Medical Informatics, Biostatistics and E-learning”
Vassil Aprilov 15-a blvd.
4002 Plovdiv, Bulgaria

e-mail : biostatistics@meduniversity-plovdiv.bg

Teaching activities

  • “Dental Medicine” students – in Bulgarian and in English
  • Master degree students in “Public Health and Health Management”, “Health Care Management” and “Management of Medical and Social Services”
  • Bachelor degree students from specialities “Health Care Management” , “Nurse” and “Midwife”
  • all specialities in Medical College are trained in the department.
  • The academic staff takes an active part in the work of the newly established “Distance Learning Centre” at the Faculty of Public Health with development of e-courses and interactive study content facilitating the implementation of distance and electronic forms of training at the Faculty of Public Health and the Medical University – Plovdiv.

    Graduate and doctoral students in “Medical Informatics and Health Management” are educated in the department and qualification courses in Biostatistics are carried out.

    Academic staff

    Prof. Nonka Georgieva Mateva, PhD – Head of department

    Phone: 032200792
    e-mail: nonka.mateva@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Publications

    Dipl. Eng. Angelina Georgieva Kirkova – Bogdanova, MSc, PhD – Senior lecturer

    Phone:
    e-mail: angelina.kirkova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Publications

    Chief Assist. Prof. Teodora Dimcheva, MPH, PhD

    Phone: 032200794
    e-mail: teodora.dimcheva@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Publications

    Chief Assistant eng. Zhivko Peychev, PhD

    Phone: 032200794
    e-mail: zhivko.peychev@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Publications

    Senior Assist. Prof. Kristina Pavlova Kilova, MEng, MSc, PhD

    Phone: 032200793
    e-mail: kristina.kilova@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Publications

    Chief Assist. Prof. Antonya Yaneva

    Phone: 032200793
    e-mail: antoniya.yaneva@mu-plovdiv.bg

    Publications

    Scientific activities

    An in-depth scientific and research activity is realised in the department in the following areas:

  • Application of information technologies, mathematical modelling , artificial neural networks and expert systems in healthcare;
  • Innovative methods of training of medical specialists for effective use of modern information and communication technologies in their professional life;
  • Development of e-learning and quality control of the university education;
  • E-healthcare;
  • Provision of health services and information through use of modern information and communication technologies.