Dr. Evgeni Mekov graduated in medicine at the Medical University - Sofia in 2010. In 2015 he defended his dissertation on "Vitamin D deficiency and deficiency, diabetes mellitus and metabolic syndrome in hospitalized patients with COPD: frequency and dependencies" and acquired ONS " Doctor ”in lung diseases, and in 2016 - specialty“ pneumology and phthisiology ”.
As an additional postgraduate qualification he has a European Diploma in Spirometry (ESDL) and thoracic ultrasound - level 1.
He is a participant in many Bulgarian and international scientific events. He has over 30 scientific publications, six of which have an impact factor. He was a three-time BMA scholarship holder, and in 2016 he received the award "Best Young Pulmonologist" of the Bulgarian Society of Lung Diseases.
Dr. Mekov is an assistant at MHAT "St. Sofia", Faculty of Medicine, Medical University - Sofia.
His research interests are in the field of chronic diseases of the respiratory system - COPD, bronchial asthma, breathing disorders during sleep. Fluent in English.