Dr. Andrey Kehayov 

President

Assoc.Prof. Andrei Kehayov DM, PhD graduated Medical University of Plovdiv in 1991.
In 1996 received a degree in Surgery at Medical University – Sofia.
In 2002 successfully completed a training course “Forming Health Policy” at CEU Business School, Hungary.
In 2005 graduated Master’s degree in Health Management and in 2008 defense a public PhD dissertation at the Medical University of Sofia with thesis “Strategic Priorities for Building the Capacity of Bulgarian Healthcare in a United Europe”. From 1991 to 2010 worked as a surgeon at the Rudozem hospital.
In 1992, he established an independent professional association of Rudozem district physicians and was nominated a deputy chairman.

Assoc.Prof. Andrei Kehayov DM, PhD graduated Medical University of Plovdiv in 1991.
In 1996 received a degree in Surgery at Medical University – Sofia.
In 2002 successfully completed a training course “Forming Health Policy” at CEU Business School, Hungary.
In 2005 graduated Master’s degree in Health Management and in 2008 defense a public PhD dissertation at the Medical University of Sofia with thesis “Strategic Priorities for Building the Capacity of Bulgarian Healthcare in a United Europe”. From 1991 to 2010 worked as a surgeon at the Rudozem hospital.
In 1992, he established an independent professional association of Rudozem district physicians and was nominated a deputy chairman.
During the period 1998-2000 he was elected as a chairman of the District Medical Collage in the city of Smolyan and in 2001 he was elected for a second term.
In 2000 he was elected as a Deputy Chairman of the Bulgarian Medical Association from the 35th Extraordinary Council.
During the period 2000-2002 he was Chairman of the Board of Directors of Bratan Shukerov Hospital in Smolyan.
At the 36th Regular Council of the Bulgarian Medical Association in 2002 he was elected as a President of Bulgarian Medical Association and remained on this position until 2009.
In 2017 he was elected as an associate professor at the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Faculty in Public Health, Medical University of Sofia. He participates in bachelor and master teaching activities of students from the Faculty of Medicine, specialty “Public health and health management”.
Membership in organizations:
Member of the Bulgarian Medical Association ,
2018 – Chairman of the Doctors’ Association at the Faculty of Medicine, Medical University – Sofia.
Member of the Bulgarian Public Health Scientific Union.
Since 2005 he is a President of the Southeast European Medical Forum Association,
Since 2006 a Chairman of the Board of the Bulgarian Physicians’ Association,
Since 2013 Chairman of the Executive Board of Health Regions Cluster,
2014-2017 Member of the Executive Board of the Bulgaria Business Cluster Association,
Since August 2006, he has been a member of the International Advisory Council on the Reform of the Health System of Ukraine,
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Kehayov is an individual member of the International Association for Health Priorities, Birmingham (UK),
An honorary member of the National Society of Aesthetic Surgery and Aesthetic Medicine,
Honorary member of the Macedonian, Georgian and Ukrainian Medical Associations,
Honorary member of the city of Nedelino.
Publications and scientific interests:
He has authored over 30 scientific publications in native and foreign journals in the fields of Strategic Health Management, Health Policy and Management, Risk Management in Hospital Assistance and others, including 5 monographs. He has over 50 participations in scientific forums / international congresses, conferences and symposia/.
Awards:
World Medical Association Award.
Winner of the highest national awards of Georgia, the Czech Republic and Ukraine.
3 Paul Harrison awards from Rotary International.
Honorable certificate for active support of the activity of the Association of Medical Students in Bulgaria.
Diploma – “Jubilee Old-Revolutionary Diploma for Special Merits, Integrity and Patriotism”.

Prof. Pavel Poredos

Vice President

Prof. Pavel POREDOŠ, MD, PhD
University Medical Centre Ljubljana
Department of Vascular Disease
Zaloska 7, SI-1525 Ljubljana, Slovenia, Europe
Tel.: +386 1 522 80 32
Fax: +386 1 522 80 22
E-mail: pavel.poredos@kclj.si

CURRICULUM VITAE
Born: April 02, 1950, Slovenia
Graduated: 1974 – Medical Faculty Ljubljana, Slovenia
Specialization: internal medicine 1982
Postgraduate education: 1981: master of science
1989: PhD
Professional activities: peripheral arterial disease (PAD)
microcirculation
thrombolytic treatment of PAD
Research: atherosclerosis
microcirculation
Preclinical atherosclerotic vascular changes
o in last 15 years participated and conducted many
different national and international trials and is
experienced in clinical & basic research
Publication: 3 books
more than 800 articles in national and international journals
100 articles published in SCI journals with impact
factor from 0.5 – 5.0
Awards: B. Kidrič – national award for scientific activities
Ambassador of science of Republic of Slovenia
Present position: full professor of internal medicine at Medical faculty
in Ljubljana
vice president of SEEMF (South East European Medical Forum)
secretary general of Mediterranean League of Angiology and Vascular Surgery
Past position:
past vice dean of Medical faculty Ljubljana
president of Slovenian Medical Association since 1996
past president of Central European Vascular Forum
past president of Working Group for Peripheral Circulation of European Society of Cardiology
past vice president of International Union of Angiology
past president of European Vascular Forum
Prof. dr. Pavel Poredoš, MD, PhD

Dr. Oleg Musii

Vice President

Prof. Gia Lobzhanidze

Vice President

Dr. Stylianos Antypas 

Secretary General

SEEMF BOARD MEMBERS:

DR. DIN ABAZAJ, ALBANIA
DR. FATMIR BRAHIMAJ, ALBANIA
PROF. VESELIN BORISOV, BULGARIA
DR. SVIATOSLAU SHNITKO, BELARUS
DR. ZAZA KHACHIPERADZE, GEORGIA
PROF. SLOBODAN TOMIC, MONTENEGRO
PROF. DUSKO VASIC, REPUBLIC SRPSKA,
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
PROF. SINISA MILJKOVIC, REPUBLIK SRPSKA,
BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
DR. AIZHAN SADYKOVA, KAZAKHSTAN
DR. ZOKHID ABDURAKHIMOV, UZBEKISTAN
DR. NARIMAN SAFARLI, AZERBAIJAN
DR. ROMEO SCERBINA – MOLDOVA
PROF. JAROSLAV BLAHOS, CZECH REPUBLIC
ASSOC.PROF. GLIGOR TOFOSKI, MACEDONIA
ASSOC.PROF. GORAN DIMITROV, MACEDONIA
PROF. MILAN MILANOVV, BULGARIA
ASSOC.PROF. TOFOR CHERKEZOV, BULGARIA
DR. MAJA BOSKOVIC, SERBIJA
ASSOC. PROF.TATSIANA TSERAKHOVICH, BELARUS
DR. ALEXANDROS DOUNAVIS, GREECE