Executive Director of the Bulgarian Cardiac Institute
Cardiologist, scientific expert, leading specialist in echocardiography, head of a scientific group for post-COVID syndrome. She performs comprehensive research, diagnosis and treatment of patients with syncope (transient loss of consciousness), including telemedicine and telecardiology, stress tests of the heart, analysis of the function of the vessels. Chair of Thematic panel Circulatory system in the Expert panel of Medical Devices (EXPAMED) of European Medicines Agency (EMA). She holds several management positions, including EMA, the European Society of Cardiology and the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging. Ass. Prof. Simova has been awarded numerous prizes for scientific achievements, including the prestigious award for High Scientific Achievements of the Bulgarian Union of Scientists. A widely demanded lecturer, editor of six journals, with over 400 scientific publications.