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Prof. Roxana Popescu, MD, PhD

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Personal informations

Name: ROXANA SANDA POPESCU
Date and place of birth: 08.08.1948, Craiova, Romania
Marital status: Married
Work address: Str. Tabaci nr.1, 200322, Craiova, Romania
Phone: +4 0251502116
E-Mail: recuperare@umfcv.ro

Professional activities

1962 – 1966 I studied at the “Nicolae Bălcescu” mathematics-physics high-school of Craiova, Romania
1966 – 1972 I studied at the Faculty of Medicine Timisoara, Romania and graduated in 1972 as Medical Doctor
1972 – 1974 I was stagier in General Medicine
1974 – 1977 I was intern in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in Bucharest
Since 1977 I work as specialist at Emergency County Clinical Hospital Craiova, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department
1980- 1990 I have been teaching Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation to 6th year medical students, at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova, Romania, in the position of clinical teaching assistant.
1990-1998 I was lecturer at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova
1998-2001 I was Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova
Since 2001 I am Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova
1995 Attending a doctor’s degree (Ph.D.) with the theme “Research in treatment and rehabilitation of seronegative spondiloarthropathies
Since 2000 I am Vice dean at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Craiova
Since 2004 I am coordinating doctorates
Since 2000 I organized postgraduate courses like: Actualities in treatment of degenerative and inflammatory rheumatism disease, Prophylaxis and Rehabilitation in balneal resorts, Physical and natural therapeutic factors in cardiovascular rehabilitation

Scientific Activity

Until now, I communicated and published over 100 scientific papers in Romania at international scientific congresses, in journals in Romania, presented and published in abstract volumes at scientific conferences in Romania and abroad.

I am author and co-author in 8 books published in Romania:
1. Seronegative Spondiloarthropathies, R. Popescu, Ed. ACSA, Craiova, 1995
2. Physical Medicine, Balneology and Rehabilitation – Courses, R. Popescu, Bighea A, Ed. ACSA, Craiova, 1995
3. Practice in Rehabilitation, R. Popescu, Bighea A, Editura AGORA – Craiova, 1997, ISBN 973-97812-0-9
4. Physical and anatomical bases in kinesiology, R. Popescu, L. Marinescu, Ed. Agora, Craiova, 1999, ISBN 973-8046-02-5
5. Rehabilitation in upper limb with orthosis and prosthetics, R. Popescu, R. Traistaru, Medical University Publishing House, Craiova, 2002, ISBN 973-8354-20-X
6. Hidrothermotherapy and Balneology, R. Popescu, S.Patru ed. Universitaria Publishing House, Craiova, 2003, ISBN 973-8354-51-X
7. Guide for clinical and functional evaluation in medical rehabilitation, R. Popescu, R. Traistaru, Badea P, Medical University Publishing House, Craiova, 2004, ISBN 973-7757-03-3
8. Physical Medicine, Balneology and Rehabilitation, R.Popescu, A.Bighea, S.Patru, D.Caimac, Medical University Publishing House, Craiova, 2005, ISBN 973-7757-91-2.

I took part at medical congresses and conferences in Romania and abroad the most notable being:
1. 4th National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with international participation, Bucharest, 19-21 October 2000.
2. National Conference of Balneology, Voineasa, 25-26 May 2001
3. The 21st National Conference of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Cluj Napoca, 25-27 October, 2001
4. The 22nd National Conference of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Craiova, 10-12 October, 2002
5. The 23nd National Conference of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Cluj Napoca, 15-18 October, 2003
6. 5th National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with international participation, Bucharest, 13-16 October, 2004
7. National Congress of Rheumatology, Craiova, 15-18 September, 2004
8. The 28th National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Poiana Brasov, 2-5 November, 2005
9. National Congress of Rheumatology, Brasov, 18-21 October, 2006
10. The 29th National Congress of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Poiana Brasov, 1-4 November, 2006

I am member of the following societies:

Union Médicale Balkanique (UMB) [1995]
Romanian Society of Immunology [1990]
Member of the National Commission for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Ministry of Health [2002]
Member of the editorial committee of Medical Journal of Craiova and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Review

Language Skills

Experience in Clinical Trials

Future Objectives