WHO national counterpart and national technical focal points

WHO national counterpart

Ms Olga Sotirova
State Expert
Directorate of International Affairs
Ministry of Health

WHO national technical focal points


Communicable diseases

Professor Dr Todor Kantardzhiev
Director
National Center of Infectious and Parasitic Diseases

Noncommunicable diseases

Professor Plamen Dimitrov
Deputy Director
Public Health and Health Risk Directorate
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Mental health

Dr Hristo Hinkov
Director
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Violence and injury prevention

Dr Rumyana Dinolova
Psychiatrist, Chief Specislist
Department of Mental Health
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Promoting health throughout the life-course

Dr Ivelina Georgieva
Director
Medical Affairs Directorate, Department of Organization and Methodology of Medical Affairs
Ministry of Health

Equity and social determinants of health

Professor Plamen Dimitrov
Deputy Director
Public Health and Health Risk Directorate
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Health and the environment

Professor Plamen Dimitrov
Deputy Director
Public Health and Health Risk Directorate
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Health systems

Professor Petko Salchev
Director
"Classification Systems" Directorate
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Subnational policies: regions and cities

Dr Hristo Hinkov
Director
National Center of Public Health and Analyses

Preparedness, surveillance and response

Dr Angel Kunchev
Chief State Health Inspector
Ministry of Health

Leadership and governance, strategic planning, resource coordination and reporting

Ms Assia Tcholashka
Ministry of Health

Strategic communications

Ms Olga Sotirova
State Expert
Directorate of International Affairs
Ministry of Health