Affiliate Center Director:
Boris Brkljacic, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology
Medical Faculty of the University of Zagreb
Chairman of the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital «Dubrava»
Graduated in the Medical College, University of Zagreb, 1988; Awarded in 1987 with the Rector's Award as the best student of the Medical College in Zagreb; Internship: University Hospital Center Zagreb; 1989-90 attended the international postgraduate studies "US in clinical medicine", under the guidance of A.Kurjak, M.D.; November 1991 - defended the master thesis "Ultrasound and FNAC in the detection of tumors in multinodular goiters" and obtained MSc. Degree in the University of Zagreb; 9/93-12/93 - 3 months visiting fellowship in JUREI, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A., under the guidance of Barry B.Goldberg, M.D.; April 1994 - passed the state board exam in radiology after residency in the Department of Radiology, University Hospital "Merkur", Zagreb; September 1994 - defended doctoral thesis "Evaluation of renal blood flow in diabetic patients by duplex-Doppler US" and obtained Ph.D. degree in the University of Zagreb; Since 1993 giving lectures in US postgraduate courses and postgraduate studies in ultrasound, nephrology, nuclear medicine and neurology on the Medical College, University of Zagreb; Since 1996 lecturing radiology to medical students.