Mariela Vasileva - Slaveva

General surgeon, PhD

Department of surgery, Shterev hospital, Sofia, Bulgaria

Research institute, Medical University Pleven, Pleven, Bulgaria

EYSAC steering committee

MAC alumni club board member

Bulgarian Breast Cancer Association board member



Special interest:

  • Breast cancer surgery
  • Biobanking
  • Patient’s reported outcomes
  • Education in oncology


Dr Mariela Vasileva received her medical training in Medical University of Sofia, Bulgaria. She was ESSO training fellowship awardee in 2018 at the Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek and ESMO translational research fellowship awadree 2019 at the Department of Radiotherapy and Oncology of Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria. In 2021 she won the Karoll knowledge foundation award for Entrepreneur in science 2021.


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