On the proposal of the Rector and after approval by the Academic Council, the Medical University – Sofia awarded with the honorary insignia of Doctor Honoris Causa Prof. Dr. Hans Behrbohm
The solemn ceremony was held at the Maxima Aula at UMBAL St. Catherine on December 13th.
Prof. Dr. Hans Behrbohm is the Head of the Otorhinolaryngology and Plastic Surgery Clinic at the University Hospital Charite in Berlin. He has specialized in the US and the Netherlands and has additional specialization in Plastic Surgery and Allergology. He is an Associate Professor of Otorhinolaryngology at the University of Humboldt Berlin. He was chairman of the North German Society of Otorhinolaryngology and, since 2011, is the Medical Director of Park-Klinik Weißensee (Academic Hospital of Charite University Clinic).
He was awarded the honorary insignia for his professional and academic contribution in the field of otorhinolaryngology, as a scholar with a contribution to the training of English-speaking students at MU-Sofia, as well as for his personal involvement in the surgical treatment of Bulgarian citizens. The award was presented by the Rector of the University Prof. Dr. Victor Zlatkov, MD, the Chairman of the General Assembly of MU-Sofia Prof. Dr. Gencho Nachev, MD and the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Cor. Prof. Dr. Ivan Gergov Mitov, MD.