Partners and Sponsors - Sofia 2018

Host - Medical University of Sofia, Faculty of Public Health

Medical University of Sofia is the oldest institution for higher medical education in Bulgaria. His Majesty Zar Ferdinand founded the University by decree in 1917. The Faculty of Public Health is one of the four faculties in the structure of the University. It was created in 2001 with the support of the Stability Pact and in partnership with leading institutions from the European Union and the World Health Organization. The faculty is a modern research institute for introducing students and doctoral researcher to health-specific science, public health policy and healthcare management. The main goals of the faculty are the development of science and practice for public health and management. Key tasks are the formation of a new generation of health policy makers and managers and expert assistance in the management of the healthcare system in Bulgaria.