Vassil Mihaylov

Military Medical Academy

Dr. Vassil Mihaylov received his medical degree from the Medical University, Sofia, Bulgaria, and completed his general surgery residency at the Military Medical Academy, Sofia. He completed a transplant fellowship at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, UK, after which he returned to Sofia as a part of the HPB and transplant team at the Military Medical Academy. Dr. Mihaylov obtained his Ph.D. with a thesis on the surgical aspects of liver transplantation. He was appointed Associate Professor of Surgery in 2017. He has published more than 100 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has given many scientific presentations at international meetings. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of several professional organizations including the Bulgarian Transplant Society, the European Society for Organ Transplantation (ESOT), International Liver Transplantation Society (ILTS), Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons, and International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA). His clinical and research interests include hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery, minimally invasive surgery, and liver transplantation.

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This book brings together knowledge from different fields of science and presents advances in organ transplantation and donation. It uses a multidisciplinary approach to examine the complex issues of the transplant process. Written by experts in the field, this volume is suitable for medical specialists and medical students alike.

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