Lebane, 7 June 1950 - Niš, 7 April 2021

Full member

Department of Medical Sciences


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

Field of study
Orthopaedic surgery and traumatology, biomechanics, experimental surgery

MD (1975) MSc (1984), School of Medicine, University of Belgrade;
PhD (1987), School of Medicine, University of Niš

School of Medicine, University of Niš, full professor (2004);
Head of the Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology of the Clinical Centre of Niš (1994-2015)

Positions in SASA
Vice-President of the SASA Branch in Niš since November 2016

Membership of specialist associations
Serbian Traumatological Association, president; Academy of Medical Sciences of SMS; Association for the Study of External and Internal Bone Fixation, president; International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT); European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT); European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES); American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS); International Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society

Membership of editorial boards
Acta Medica Medianae, Serbia; Acta Facultatis Medicae Naissensis, Serbia

Awards and recognitions
Grand Gold medal of the Institute for Orthopaedics and Traumatology from Riga, 1988;
First Prize for an invention in SFRY, 1989;
Gold medal ‘EUREKA’, Brussels, 1990;
Gold medal Mihajlo Pupin, 1994;
Gold medal Nikola Tesla, 1996;
Gold Plaque of the Clinical Centre of Niš for remarkable international representation, 1998;
Recognition of achievement of the City of Niš – Award ‘11. January’ 2012;
Serbian Medical Society Award ‘Veliki pečat’, 2014;
Gold Sign Award of the University of Niš, 2014;
Medal ‘Dr Vladan Đorđević’, MMА, Belgrade, 2015.