Assoc. prof. Nina Belova, MD, Ph.D.

Specializations:

Czechoslovakia, 1987 and 1989

USA, 1992

Teaching: Participation in the main lecture course in Physiology of medical students (in Bulgarian and English), Dentistry, Pharmacy and Ergotherapy; elective course in Clinical Physiology.

Since 2004 – extracurricular course in “Laboratory of autonomic regulation of the cardiovascular system”.

Research: During the past 10 years Assoc. prof. Belova has focused on studying the changes in autonomic regulation of the cardiovascular system in individuals with a family history of hypertension and obesity.

Participation in and leadership of 31 projects funded by the Ministry of Education.

Membership: Expert in the Committee of Biology, National Research Council, Ministry of Education, Executive Board of the Bulgarian Society of Physiological Sciences; Board of the Bulgarian Hypertension League

Publications: Co-author of 2 textbooks, 1 guide for practical exercises and 2 textbooks in Physiology. Publications in national and foreign journals and more than 400 citations, numerous participations at international and national congresses.