SERBIAN – CANADIAN MEDICAL BOARD FOUNDED UNDER THE PATRONAGE OF HRH CROWN PRINCESS KATHERINE
Belgrade, Toronto, 15 October 2012 – Under the patronage of HRH Crown Princess Katherine and with the support of Lifeline Canada Humanitarian Organization a Serbian-Canadian Medical Board was founded with the aim to connect medical experts between those two countries.
At the launch meeting led by Dr. Tomislav Stantic, member of the Royal Medical Board distinguished medical experts that live and work in Canada agreed to take part in this important project in order to strengthen the relations and encourage networking between Doctors.
Addressing the present at the meeting, HRH Crown Princess Katherine emphasized: “It is my great pleasure to see that so many experts joined our effort to create better conditions for the Serbian Doctors. During my long humanitarian work the Doctors and medical staff in Serbia convinced me that they are true heroes and they do deserve all the support we can provide them. I am hoping to see this Serbian – Canadian Medical Board working hard in order to provide better conditions, trainings and knowledge for their colleagues in Serbia”.
The meeting took place I the presence of: Dr. Petar Erdeljan (UROLOGY/ENDOUROLOGY, Dr. Peter Vlaovic (UROLOGY/LAPAROSCOPYAND ROBOTIC SURGERY), Dr. Mirjana Besir ( PSYCHIATRIST), Dr. Svetlana Milenkovic (ENDOCRINOLOGY,EPIDEMIOLOGY,INTERNAL MEDICINE AND PSYCHIATRY), Dr. Milos Popovic (NEURO-REHABILITATION AND SPINAL CORD INJURY RESEARCH), Dr. Jerry M. Maniate (HAEMATOLOGY/ONCOLOGY), Dr. Ivan Pasic (INTERNAL MEDICINE/ONCOLOGY), Dr. Aleksandra Mejia (PHARMACY), Dr. Peter Lugomirski (INTERNAL MEDICINE/CARDIOLOGY), Mrs, Natasa Veljovic (PRESIDENT AND CEO, ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE IN THE HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY).
HRH Crown Princess Katherine will setup Medical Boards in the United States of America (in New York and Chicago, as well as in London and Athens.