Senior Research Associate, M.D., Ph.D.
Date and Place of Birth:
May 22nd 1969, Zagreb
1988-1995 School of Medicine, University of Zagreb
1996-1999 Postgraduate study in biomedicine, Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Zagreb.
1999 Master degree in biomedicine: The effect of calcium on lead retention in rats [M.Sc. thesis]. Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Zagreb, Mentor: Martina Piasek.
2002 Methods for reducing lead absorption and for facilitating lead elimination in young rats [Ph.D. thesis]. School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Mentor: Martina Piasek.
1998 EUROTOX Education Course "Principles of Risk Assessment", Pula, Croatia.
2002 Bone Histomorphometry Training Course, Aarhus, Denmark.
2005 Summer School on Modern Methods in Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Treviso, Italy.
1995-1997 Internship in clinical hospital "Sisters of Mercy" Zagreb, and Clinical Hospital Center "Zagreb"
Since 1997 Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health
Croatian Medical Association
Croatian Medical Chamber
Croatian Society on Occupational Health
Croatian Physiological Society
Society of the University Lecturers and Other Scientists in Zagreb
2001 Annual Prize for Young Scientists and Artists for a research achievement awarded by the Society of the University Lecturers and Other Scientists in Zagreb
2002 Annual Award for the best Ph.D. thesis in the Biomedicine field, defended at the Medical School of the University of Zagreb in academic year 2001/2002