Bulgaria (AMSB) - Pleven
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Emergency Medicine Dermatology - Dermatovenerology - Gynaecology/Obstetrics - Hematology - Internal Medicine-Cardiology - Internal Medicine-Endocrinology - Internal Medicine-Gastroenterology - Internal Medicine-General - Internal Medicine-Hematology - Internal Medicine-Invasive Cardiology - Internal Medicine-Nephrology - Internal Medicine-Noninvasive Cardiology - Internal Medicine-Pulmonary - Internal Medicine-Rheumatology - Neurology - Ophthalmology - Otorhinolaryngology - Paediatrics - Surgery-Cardiothoracic Surgery - Surgery-Cardiovascular Surgery - Surgery-Gastrointestinal Surgery - Surgery-General - Surgery-Neurosurgery - Surgery-Orthopedics - Surgery-Thoracic Surgery - Surgery-Vascular Sugery - Traumatology - Urology
All year except - June, January
30 SCOPE STUDENTS
10 SCORE STUDENTS
Student Hostel, Hosting family
Student dormitory

Each student should send a copy of their high school diploma to the following emails - leo.amsbpleven@gmail.com for professional and  lore.

LEOs
Tsvetoslava Tsekova
OVERVIEW
Welcome to Pleven!
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

Medical University Pleven was founded in 1974. It has four faculties and a Medical College. The Medical faculty was the first to be founded, followed by Faculty of Public Health and Faculty of Health Care. The newest faculty – Pharmacy faculty will open in September 2016. The university has a 41-year-old history of providing high-quality medical education as well as wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports, preclinical and clinical working groups, foreign languages workshops, etc. The university is host of the traditional annual International Medical Scientific Conference for Students and Young Doctors, which gathers hundreds participants from all over the world.

University Hospital “Dr. Georgi Stranski” Pleven has been founded in 1865 and has a rich history for over 150 years. It is separated into two clinical bases, a Psychiatric hospital and three ambulatory clinics, located in different parts of Pleven. The hospital is equipped with some of the latest technological devises such as the DaVinci robot. A lot of high-qualified health care professionals and excellent teachers work in the University Hospital Pleven.

RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS

Medical University Pleven offers a wide range of preclinical and clinical study groups where students can work and develop their skills in the scientific sphere. The university laboratories are well equipped. We can offer some really interesting projects for the SCORE incoming students in the fields of Microbiology, Bioethics, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular biology, etc.

BOARDING

We provide lunches in the Student Canteen. It is located next to one of the dormitories and on 5 minutes from the university. The canteen has recently been renovated and offers a wide range of menus, mainly consisting of traditional Bulgarian dishes.

LODGING
Medical University Pleven has two dormitories – Medic 1 and Medic 2. Both dormitories are renovated. They have rooms for two and three people.
TRANSPORTATION

Pleven is located in Northern Bulgaria. It has direct transport communications with Bulgaria’s capital – Sofia and the biggest sea side town – Varna by bus and train. In the city you can easily travel from point A to point B by bus, public transport and taxi. Pleven is not such a big city, so everything is really close, so you can also walk.

SOCIAL PROGRAM

Pleven is a town with very rich history. Some of the must-see sights are the Storgoziya Fortress, The Panorama Museum, The Regional History Museum, The Kaylaka park, etc. Near the town of Pleven there are the Krushuna Waterfalls, the historic towns of Lovetch and Troyan.

MUST SEE
Along with the rich historic and cultural program you can also experience Pleven nightlife. Here you can go play bowling, go clubbing, go to the cinema, etc. Also there are a lot of traditional Bulgarian restaurants where you can taste Bulgarian food, listen to traditional music and feel the atmosphere of Bulgaria. Pleven has three shopping centers and a shopping street where you can find goods for every taste.
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