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Posted by on Apr 22, 2015 in NEWS

Dragan Primorac with the president of the Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic

Dragan Primorac with the president of the Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic

Dragan Primorac with the president of the Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic after winning Croatian national football team.

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Posted by on Mar 27, 2015 in NEWS

Professor Dragan Primorac decorated with “The Order of Croatian Star with the Effigy of Ruđer Bošković“ for extraordinary achievements in science

Professor Dragan Primorac decorated with “The Order of Croatian Star with the Effigy of Ruđer Bošković“ for extraordinary achievements in science

Pursuant to Article 98 of the Constitution of the Republic of Croatia, Professor Dragan Primorac, PhD, was decorated with “The Order of Croatian Star with the Effigy of Ruđer Bošković“ – for extraordinary achievements in science. Professor Dragan Primorac, PhD, is one of the world’s leading forensic geneticists, having published nearly 200 papers and abstracts and, according to Google Scholar, being cited more than 2700 times. He holds a chair at the Penn State and New Haven universities and at the Faculties of Medicine in Split and Osijek, in addition to being a cofounder...

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Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in NEWS

Dragan and Damir Primorac with friends Niko and Robert Kovač just after Croatian team played great game against Italy

Dragan and Damir Primorac with friends Niko and Robert Kovač just after Croatian team played great game against Italy

Dragan and Damir Primorac with friends Niko and Robert Kovač, just after the Croatian national team played a great game against Italy at the San Siro.

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Posted by on Nov 17, 2014 in NEWS

Professor Primorac gave a lecture in Sarajevo in front of an audience of almost 300 guests

Professor Primorac gave a lecture in Sarajevo in front of an audience of almost 300 guests

       In front of an audience of almost 300 guests in the grand hall of the International Burch University in Sarajevo, Professor Primorac gave a lecture on the importance of forensic genetics in the fight against crime. His new book, Forensic DNA Application-An Interdisciplinary Perspective, was presented on the occasion for a number of teachers, scientists, students and staff of the Ministry of the Interior and Ministry of Justice, together with Professor Marjanović (the co-author of the book) and the President of the University.

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Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in NEWS

Following presentations in Europe and the USA, the forensic sciences book by Professor Primorac was presented in Africa

Following presentations in Europe and the USA, the forensic sciences book by Professor Primorac was presented in Africa

Invited by the Vice Chancellor of University of Botswana, Professor Primorac and his team visited Gaborone, the capital of the country. The African presentation of the “Forensic DNA Analysis: An Interdisciplinary Approach” edited by Professor Dragan Primorac and Professor Moses Schanfield of George Washington University, published by CRC Press Francis and Taylor of New York, one of the largest US publishers, took place in the University’s central library in the presence of the leading intellectuals of the Republic of Botswana. The book, which after publishing got a lot of...

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Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in NEWS

Professor Primorac meets with Senator Ulf Fink and Daniel Bahr, until recently German Federal Minister of Health

Professor Primorac meets with Senator Ulf Fink and Daniel Bahr, until recently German Federal Minister of Health

One of the Europe’s most important medical congresses, the “13 Europäischer Gesundheitskongress” took place between the 30 September and 1 October 2014 in Munich with the Republic of Croatia as Germany’s partner state. The topic on the agenda of the congress was healthcare as the foundations of economic development. Germany and EU Member States leading healthcare figures worked closely together on the congress. The presentation of St. Catherine Specialty Hospital attracted exceptional attention, the hospital being one of the European centres of excellence with...

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Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in NEWS

Marin Čilić, the winner of this year’s addition of US Open and Professor Dragan Primorac

Marin Čilić, the winner of this year’s addition of US Open and Professor Dragan Primorac

Professor Primorac contributed a short article to the book “Marin Čilić: Tennis Miracle From Međugorje”, published by renowned publisher Večernji List. Marin has become an inspiration to millions of young people around the world To win the US Open is the best way to enter sports history. But the way Marin Ćilić did it is unique, because after ten years of Grand Slam finals (Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open), which featured the usual favourites and winners Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal or Novak Đoković, Marin demonstrated that there is some room at the...

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Posted by on Sep 19, 2014 in NEWS

Presentation of most comprehensive volume in field of forensic DNA analysis

Presentation of most comprehensive volume in field of forensic DNA analysis

In the library of the Croatian Academy of Arts and Sciences, Strossmayer square 14, Zagreb, a book “FORENSIC DNA APPLICATIONS: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY PERSPECTIVE” was presented, edited by Professors Dragan Primorac and Moses Schanfield. The book was first presented in Seattle (USA) in early 2014, during the annual meeting of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, attended by 8 000 scientists from around the world, and it immediately sparked huge attention amongst professionals. The book was published by one of America’s leading publishers, CRC Press Taylor and Francis,...

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