Yeva MARGARYAN

Armenia

Yeva is the Solid Tumour Multidisciplinary Team Coordinator at the Hematology Center After Prof. R. Yeolyan in Yerevan (Armenia). She is a medicine and public health graduate and is passionate about cancer prevention. She is particularly interested in vaccination and message 11 of the European Code Against Cancer. Yeva has attended the summer school on vaccinology in Antwerp and conducted research on HPV vaccine acceptance among parents residing in rural areas of Armenia during her internship at the NGO Children of Armenia Fund (COAF). Inspired by this pilot study, she prepared her thesis on a similar topic, expanding the scope to the city of Yerevan. Her main goal is to increase confidence and uptake rates of the HPV vaccine in Armenia and beyond.