Political Group: ALDE
Phone in Brussels: +32 (0)2 284 55 68
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety
Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality
Delegation for relations with Canada
Delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union for the Mediterranean
Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection
Delegation for relations with the Mashreq countries
Delegation for relations with Iran
Bachelor and Master's degree in medicine from Varna Medical University (1989); Bachelor and Master's degree in health management from Varna Medical University (1997); Master's in public health from Maastricht University, the Netherlands (1998); Bachelor and Master's degree in healthcare management from Sofia Medical University (2005);
Doctor at Dobrich district hospital (1989-1997); research associate, University College London (UCL) (1998-2001).
National Movement for Stability and Progress (NDSV): since 2002, member of the control council and the political council; chair of the healthcare council.
Member of the Bulgarian National Assembly (2001-2009); vice-chair of the Committee on healthcare (2007-2009).
Member of the Royal Society of Medicine (1998-2001); member of the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (since 2001); honorary member of the Faculty of public health, Bulgarian Medical Academy (since 2001); member of the Advisory Council on Immunisation (since 2008). Member of European Friends of Israel (since 2008).