Breaking Barriers in Science



Prof. Vanya Kurteva


ul. "Akad. Georgi Bonchev" 9, 1113 Geo Milev, Sofia

Sofia, Sofia 1113




Women from the Institute of Organic Chemistry with Centre of Phytochemistry – Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IOCCP-BAS) who have recently won prestigious awards for scientific achievements will share their efforts, results and experience for overcoming barriers in science.
Dr. Ivalina Trendafilova – winner in 2022 of the National Prize “13 Centuries of Bulgaria” in support of young talent in contemporary arts and science
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Boryana Trusheva - together with Prof. DSc Vassya Bankova, corresponding member of BAS, and Prof. Milena Popova, are among the first 2% scientists with influence on the development of world science, according to the 2022 year ranking of Stanford University
Prof. DSc Pavlina Dolashka – winner in 2022 of the Pythagoras Award for notable scientist in Life sciences and Medicine; entered in the Bulgarian Golden Book of inventors with the highest scientific and creative achievements.