Medical University “Prof. Dr. Paraskev Stoyanov” – Varn will organise and host the International Scientific Forum “Black Sea Neurogenesis”. The conference will be held from 26 to 28 May 2022 in Albena Resort, with the support of the National Program “European Scientific Networks” of the Ministry of Education and Science. Neurogenesis is the process of forming neurons (nerve cells) from stem/progenitor cells.Leading European scientists in the field of neuroregenerative research from Bulgaria, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Austria, Greece, etc. will discuss the latest developments in the field. The meeting will offer opportunities for the exchange of scientific ideas between young and well-established scientists and specialists.

The scientific organiser of the forum is Prof. Anton Tonchev, neurobiologist and Director of the Research Institute at Medical University – Varna. Dr. Manlio Vinciguerra, head of an international team of scientists from the European Research Area (ERA) of the TRANSTEM project, will also participate at the Forum.

The Forum is open (no participation fee required) for PhD and post-doctoral students. You can find further information on the event and the speakers and make your registration for participation here: