Oral Health and Dental Management

Oral Health and Dental Management
Open Access

ISSN: 2247-2452


Special Issue: Dental ergonomics

Lydia Katrova is teaching the integral courses in Social medicine, Medical ethics, Dental public health, and Dental practice management to 2nd and 3rd year dental students in Bulgarian and English, to graduate students, and dental practitioners. Prof. Lydia Katrova is a doctoral theses’ director, including Bulgarian and international PhD students. She directs students research groups in “Dental ergonomics”, “Sociological investigations”, and “Research methods”.

Mode of Submission:

Articles can be submitted both either to editor or journal office.
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SubmissionTimeline: Open
Publishing Timeline: December 2017-July 2018

Journal Office Contact:
Sharma RK and Sophie Kate,
Managing Editors,
Oral Health and Dental Management
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Journal Description:

“Oral Health and Dental Management (ISSN: 2247-2452)” has a proven research archive of last 16 years. This journal was founded by Prof. Dr. Corneliu Amariei from Constanta and currently runs under supervision of our world class editors and Editor in chief Prof. James E. Jones from Indiana University, USA. Publication and production is handled by Editorial team for assistance and journal office continuously oversees all change in events. The journal maintains two websites, parent website from Romania and one more website with publisher for more visibility of work from authors. Journal is indexed with Index Copernicus, Google Scholar, EBSCO, Virtual library of Biology and International committee of medical journals editors (ICMJE).

Detailed Biography of Handling Editor:

Prof. Katrova graduated in dentistry in 1981, specialized in advanced general dentistry in 1988, got a master degree in social medicine in 1990 from the MU of Sofia and Ph.D. degree in sociology from the University of Sofia in 1997. She specialized in France -“Ethics and deontology”, Germany -“Health insurance”, United States - “Health policy” in UCLA, “Ethics in international medical research” in Harvard School of public health. Her research consists of 185 works: 2 monographs, 7 textbooks 75 research papers in Bulgarian, English, and French, 100 contributions at national and international congresses, conferences, and workshops in the fields of dental education, sociology of the professions, medical ethics, public health management, social medicine and prevention, dental ergonomics. As accredited lecturer of the Bulgarian Dental Association since 2010, she lectures thematic courses in Dental practice management, Ethics and deontology; Dental ergonomics, Burnout prevention. She is invited speaker to many domestic and international scientific forums. She is a higher education evaluation and accreditation expert, expert of “The Joint action on health workforce planning and forecasting” of the EU network, and expert-observer at the Council of chief dental officers since 1996. She is editorial boards’ member of a number of international dental journals. Her biography is included in the “Great Bulgarian Doctors” book for 2010. In 2011 she received the Association of Dental Education in Europe award for excellence in dental education for mature educators. In 2012 the Medical university of Sofia recognized her with "Signum Laudis” "for outstanding achievements in research and teaching”. In May 2013 Prof. Katrova with the students’ research group of dental ergonomics hosted in Sofia the Annual congress of the European Society of Dental Ergonomics.