Associate professor Deyan L. Dzhenkov has graduated in medicine at the Medical Faculty of Trakia University-Stara Zagora. He has a specialty of General and clinical pathology.

Dr. Dzhenkov has done his PhD study at the Department of General and clinical pathology, Medical University of Varna, on: “Expresion of transcriptional factor  ZBTB20 in glial tumors of Central nervous system ”.

He has been a main researcher in projects “Prognostic and predictive markers in glioblastoma multiforme”

Since 2020, he is the associate professor at clinics of General and clinical pathology of  University Hospital “St. Marina”, Varna and at departament of General and clinical pathology, forensic medicine and deontology of the Medical University – Varna.

Since 2022 he is postdoctoral researcher at the Research Institute of the Medical University – Varna, Bulgaria.

His study is towards unravelling the mechanisms of gliomagenesis and stem cells in glial tumors.