Prof. Victora Sarafian, MD, PhD, DMSc is Head of the Department of Medical Biology and of the Division of Molecular and Regenerative Medicine.
Prof. Sarafian acted as a Vice Rector for research for two mandates and is currently a National representative of Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI2) and National contact person for Horizon Europe. She is expert in Immunology and Medical Biology, as well as in Science Management.
Prof. Sarafian is a leader and coordinator of national and international research projects and a member of Editorial Boards and a reviewer for a number of scientific journals. Her research interests are in the field of molecular medicne and she is invited as a national and international guest lecturer.
Prof. Sarafian graduated as a medical doctor from Medical University of Plovdiv. She was a postdoctoral fellow and researcher at the University of Cambridge, UK; University of Namur, Belgium; INSERM, University of Nantes, France.