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Desislava Tacheva, PhD

Chief Embryologist at the Sofia IVF Clinic

 

Studies:

1990-1995: Biology and Chemistry at the Sveti Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia Biology Faculty.

2001: Wrote a thesis on In Vitro Fertilisation of Human Oocytes and Optimising Embryo Cultivation Conditions and obtained a Doctorate in Embryology

 

Experience:

1995-2000: Worked in assisted reproduction as Embryologist at the IVF Department of the “Maychin Dom” University Hospital in Sofia

2000-2003: Embryologist at the Sveti Panteleymon Medical Centre in Sofia

2004-2011: Chief Embryologist at the Sofia IVF Clinic

2008-present: Lecturer at the Sofia University "St.Kliment Ohridski", Department of Cytology, Histology and Embryology

2011-present: Chief Embryologist at the SBALAGRM Sofia, IVF Unit.

 

Qualifications:

1999: Course in Basic Micro Manipulation Techniques and Use at ART Laboratorii, Sofia

2002: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Vienna, Austria

2003: Postgraduate studies in Human Embryology and Modern Reproductive Techniques at the Lübeck University

2004: Postgraduate studies in Reproductive Medicine and IVF at the Institut Marquès in Barcelona

2005: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Copenhagen

2005: IVM Training Workshop, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Copenhagen

2006: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Prague

2006: In Vitro Maturation of Human Oocytes: Theory and Practice, Centro di Medicina della Riproduzione – Biogenesi, Monza

2007: Follicle Culture, In Vitro Maturation and Cryopreservation: from Basic Research to Clinical Application, Lübeck

2007: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Lyons

2007: Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis: Theory and Practice at the Institut Marquès in Barcelona

2007: The 14th World Congress of In Vitro Fertilisation and the 3rd World Congress of In Vitro Maturation, Montréal

2008: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Barcelona

2008: The First European Congress on In Vitro Maturation of Human Oocytes in Assisted Reproduction, Monza

2009: A Specialist Vitrification Course held by Irvine Scientific in Sofia

2009: The 25th European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Amsterdam

2010: The 26th The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Rome

2010: The 20th World Congress in Sterility and Infertility, Munich

2010: Training Course under the Patients and Physicians for Donoring National Programme, Sofia

2011: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Stockholm

2012: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Istanbul

2013: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, London

2014: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Munich

2015: The European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) congress, Lisbon

2016: The 3rd Biomarker Meeting in Personalized Reproductive Medicine: Biomarkers for the Assessment of Ovarian Reserve, Gametes, Embryos, Endometrium and Pregnancy, Valencia

 

International Publications:

  1. Vladimirov I., Tacheva D., Diez A. Theory about the Embryo Cryo-Treatment. Reproductive Medicine and Biology, Volume 16, Issue 2, April 2017, Pages 118–125.
  2. Vladimirov I. and Tacheva D. First live birth in Bulgaria after in vitro maturation (IVM) procedure. Akusherstvo i ginecologiia 02/2009.
  3. Vladimirov I., Tacheva D., Kalinov K., Ivanova A. and Blagoeva D. Prognostic value of some ovarian reserve tests in poor responder cases. Archives of Gynecology; 2005, 272 (1), 74-79;
  4. Vladimirov I., Tacheva D. and Kalinov K. Mean ovarian diameter (MOD) as a predictor of poor ovarian response. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics; 2004, 21 (3), 73-77;
  5. Vladimirov I., Todorov P. and Tacheva D. First case of Pregnancy and Birth after GnRH-antagonist (ganirelix) protocol treatment in Bulgarian IVF programe. Italian Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics; 2004, 16 (1), 37-39;
  6. Vladimirov I., Tacheva D. and Todorov P. Spontaneous pregnancy in women with early elevated serum follicle stimulating hormone (FSH). Italian Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics; 2004, 16 (1), 15-17;
  7. Tacheva D . and Vladimirov I. Embryos, preembryos and stem cells. Fertility and Sterility, 2002; 78 (6), 1354-5;
  8. Vladimirov I. and Tacheva D. Treatment of male factor and idiopathic infertility with intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Italian Jurnal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 2001; 1: 1-3.