ZORAN KRIVOKAPIĆ
General surgery
Kosovska Mitrovica, 27 August 1955

Full member

Department of Medical Sciences

 

Membership of SASA
Corresponding member from 1 November 2012; Full member since 8 November 2018

Education
MD (1980); MSc (1985); PhD (1989) School of Medicine, University of Belgrade;
Specialty training in general surgery (1986);
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, assistant in 1989; assistant professor in 1994, associate professor in 1998, full professor since 2007

Career
First Surgical Clinic, Clinical Centre of Serbia

Membership of specialist associations
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England – FRCS, Fellow of the American College of Surgeons – FACS, Honorary Fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons – ASCRS, general secretary of the International Society of University Colon and Rectum Surgeons – ISUCRS.
He is an honorary member of eight international associations: the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS), Italian Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Israel Society of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Russian Association of Coloproctology, Romanian Society of Surgery, Hungarian Society of Surgeons, Hungarian Association for Ambulatory Surgery, Bulgarian Surgical Society, Association of Surgeons of Republic of Srpska, Association of Surgeons of Bosna and Herzegovina, Polish Club of Coloproctology;
He has honorary doctorate at the University of Craiova (Romania); member of the Friends St Marks Hospital, member of Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI), member of the Board and Avisory Member at Larg, International Society of Colon and Rectum Surgeons – ISUCRS), founder and member of the Board of the European Society of Coloproctology a (ESCP), European Digestive Surgery (EDS), Mediterranean Society of Coloproctology (MSCP), member of the European Surgical Association (ESA). Full member of the Academy of Medical Sciences of SMS.

Membership of editorial boards
Member of editorial board in 15 journals; eight of which are international: Colorectal Disease – England, Proktologia – Poland, World Journal of Gastroenterology – China, Journal of Coloproctology – South Korea, BH Surgery – Bosnia and Herzegovina, Chirurgia ‒ Romania, Medical Studies – Poland, Koloproktologia – Russia.

Awards and recognitions
Central and Eastern European Club of Coloproctology Recognition for the affirmation and accomplishments in scientific and professional field of coloproctology;
‘Travelling Fellowship’ from the Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (ACPGBI) for the promotion of colon and rectal surgery in Central and Eastern Europe;
Annual Award of the Serbian Medical Society for scientific research work (2004);
Prize of the City of Belgrade for medicine (2012);
Dr Vladan Đorđević Medal of the Military Medical Academy for the best Serbian surgeon
Kapetan Miša Anastasijević recognition bestowed by the Republic of Serbia for the exceptional results in the field of medical science;
Order of Sveta Gora bestowed by the president of the Republic of Serbia;
Lifetime achievement award of the Serbian Medical Society;