Last Saturday /24 January 2015/ the Medical University of
Varna received the members of the Managing Board of the International Black Sea Club /IBSC/. The
meeting, which took place in "Ass.
Prof. Dr. Dimitar Klisarov" hall in the Faculty of Dental
Medicine, was opened by Prof.
Todorka Kostadinova - Vice-Rector for
International Relations, Accreditation and Quality by welcoming the guests from Russia, Turkey, Romania, Abkhazia and Greece. During the visit,
the achievements, innovations and
projects of MU-Varna were presented in the fields of education,
science and healthcare, as well
as the options for treatment with modern methods at the newly opened Center for Translational Medicine and
Cell Therapy and the
first and only University Dental
Center in Bulgaria.
The guests were impressed by the high technologies and modern equipment available
in the University and in
the University Dental Center, which they were able to get acquainted with.
Possibilities for development of
cooperation in the fields of
education and medical tourism
were discussed. Among the participants were the IBSC President
Mr. Sergey Bezdolniy - Mayor of the city of
Azov, Russia, the Chairman of
IBSC Business Mr. Alexander Amerkhanov - President of the Chamber of Commerce in the city of Taganrog, Russia, the mayors of the cities of Trabzon and
Sukhumi, senior administrators from Kavala and Galati.
Special guest of the
event was Mr. Evgeniy Szhenov - Chairman of
the International Association for Continuing Education, representing over
300 educational organizations in Russia.
"International Black Sea Club" includes 28 cities from eight Black
Sea countries. The organization is seated in Varna. Among
the objectives of the organization are to promote the development and strengthening of business
cooperation in the Black Sea
region by solving common tasks
related to the Black Sea coast, to develop and implement joint programs and
projects in order to achieve maximum
impact on cities, to organize
exchange of information,
to promote the development of tourism.
The 32th meeting of the IBSC Managing Board was held in
the period 23-25 January 2015 in
Varna. Part of its program included the visit to Varna Medical
University and University