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Posted by on Jul 18, 2018 in NEWS

Prof. Dragan Primorac with a dear friend Luka Modrić, who won Golden Ball during 2018 World Cup

Prof. Dragan Primorac with a dear friend Luka Modrić, who won Golden Ball during 2018 World Cup

Before the beginning of 2018 World Cup, Prof. Primorac made a statement “I strongly believe that Luka Modrić who is one of soccer’s rarities would be a worthy winner of the World Footballer of the Year award that Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have had a decade-long stranglehold upon. Congratulation, dear Luka!

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Posted by on Jun 19, 2018 in NEWS

DRAGAN PRIMORAC HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH THE HIGH STATE DECORATION OF THE ORDER OF ANTE STARCEVIC

DRAGAN PRIMORAC HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH THE HIGH STATE DECORATION OF THE ORDER OF ANTE STARCEVIC

Zagreb, June 18, 2018. On the occasion of the Statehood Day, pursuant to Article 98, paragraph 1, sub-paragraph 5 of the Constitution of the Republic of Croatia and the provisions of Article 2, 3 and 16 of the Law on Awards and Recognitions of the Republic of Croatia, and upon the proposal of the State Commission for Awards and Recognitions of the Republic of Croatia, the President of the Republic of Croatia, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović has presented Prof. Dragan Primorac, M.D., Ph.D. with the high State decoration of the  Order of Ante Starčević for his extraordinary achievements in...

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Posted by on Feb 24, 2018 in NEWS

Dragan Primorac has been re-appointed Chair of International Affairs Committee of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Dragan Primorac has been re-appointed Chair of International Affairs Committee of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Susan Ballou, the President of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) announced that Professor Dragan Primorac, former Minister of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia has been re-appointed Chair of International Affairs Committee of the American Academy of Forensic Science. The announcement has been made during The AAFS 70th Annual Scientific Meeting in Seattle, Washington, February 22, 2018 with a more than 4,000 conference attendees.  The American Academy of Forensic Sciences is a leading forensic institution in the World that provides leadership to advance...

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Posted by on Dec 27, 2017 in NEWS

December 20th, 2017, Dragan Primorac gave an interview for The Wall Street International Magazine

December 20th, 2017, Dragan Primorac gave an interview for The Wall Street International Magazine

In this interview published by The Wall Street International Magazine, Dragan Primorac is talking about his scientific and sports achievements, political career, collaboration with the Nobel Prize Laureates, The American Academy of Forensic Sciences, St. Catherine’s Hospital and his future plans. I have that great honor to talk to Professor Dragan Primorac, our WSI’s esteemed guest. For the readers of WSI magazine, I use this opportunity to share a conversation with this prominent world scientist. Prof. Dragan Primorac is a pediatrician, forensic expert and geneticist. He is former...

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Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in NEWS

Peres Center for Peace and Innovation have appointed Professor Dragan Primorac as member of The International Advisory Board

Peres Center for Peace and Innovation have appointed Professor Dragan Primorac as member of The International Advisory Board

The Peres Center is Israel’s leading non-profit, non-political, non-governmental organisation focused on developing and implementing innovative and cutting-edge peace-building programs in Innovation, Peace Education, Medicine, Business, and Environment, reaching tens of thousands of participants over the last 20 years. Programs are developed and implemented together with local, regional, and international partners, bringing the best and brightest minds to the table, and aim to address challenges and needs in order to ensure positive and meaningful impact.  Program participants come...

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Posted by on Jan 9, 2017 in NEWS

Dragan Primorac has been appointed Professor of the Xi’an Jiaotong University in China

Dragan Primorac has been appointed Professor of the Xi’an Jiaotong University in China

Because of his outstanding contribution to the field of biomedical sciences Professor Dragan Primorac has been elected as Visiting Professor of the Xi’an Jiaotong University in China. Professor Dragan Primorac is a pediatrician, forensic expert and geneticist. He serves as adjunct professor at Eberly College of Science, The Pennsylvania State University, and Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, University of New Haven, in the United States and as professor at Medical Schools in Split and Osijek as well as at Department of Biotechnology, University of...

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Posted by on Mar 2, 2016 in NEWS

Dragan Primorac has been appointed Chair of International Affairs Committee of the American Academy of Forensic Science

Dragan Primorac has been appointed Chair of International Affairs Committee of the American Academy of Forensic Science

John Gerns, the President of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) announced that professor Dragan Primorac, former Minister of Science, Education and Sports of the Republic of Croatia has been appointed Chair of International Affairs Committee of the American Academy of Forensic Science. The announcement has been made during The AAFS 68th Annual Scientific Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, February 28, 2016 with a more than 5,000 conference attendees. Professor Dragan Primorac also met Mrs. Sally Quillian Yates, the Deputy Attorney General of the United States who gave...

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Posted by on Oct 29, 2015 in NEWS

Dragan Primorac held a lecture at the congress ‘The future of the healthcare industry’

Dragan Primorac held a lecture at the congress ‘The future of the healthcare industry’

Dragan Primorac, president of the Board of Trustees – St. Catherine Hospital, a renowned Croatian physician, scientist and world geneticist and forensic scientist, at the Congress  “Future of the healthcare industry” on October 20th 2015, noted the important role of regenerative medicine, which is nowadays one of the biggest challenges of the modern medicine. Personalized medicine, from orthopedics and pain medicine to pharmacogenetics will significantly change the way of treatment, but also the structure of the cost of the treatment. Can you imagine what it will mean for the...

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