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Slavko Cvetnić

Slavko Cvetnić, Fellow of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts

Date of birth:

  • 03/26/1929

Addresses:

  • Home address: Trnsko 18 F, 10000 Zagreb

E-mails:

Academic titles:

  • Fellow of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts
  • Doctor of Science

Institutions:

  • Professor (retired) - Faculty of Veterinary medicine University of Zagreb

Functions at the Academy:

  • Chairman - Committee on Animal and Comparative Pathology
  • Secretary-General - Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (01/01/2004 - 12/31/2010)
  • Deputy secretary - The Department of Medical Sciences (01/01/2001 - 12/31/2003)
  • Secretary - The Department of Medical Sciences (10/21/1991 - 12/31/1997)

Membership in Academy:

  • Full member - The Department of Medical Sciences (07/24/1991 - ...)
  • Extraordinary member - The Department of Medical Sciences (03/11/1986 - 07/24/1991)
  • Associate member - The Department of Medical Sciences (06/07/1977 - 03/11/1986)

Education:

  • Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
  • PhD in veterinary medicine (1961)

as Research Fellow

  • 1962 - High Veterinary School Hannover
  • 1964 - Univerisy Uppsala - Medical Faculty
  • 1967 - University Tübingen - Germany

Career:

at Faculty of Veterinary Medicine - Zagreb

  • assistent (1956)
  • assistant professor (1967)
  • associate professor (1973)
  • full professor (1977)
  • head, Departement of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (1977)

at Pliva - Zagreb

  • permanent external associate at Pliva (since 1974)

at Europian Federation of Biotechnology

  • delegate, Europian Federation of Biotechnology (since 1985)

at International Union of Microbiology Societties (IUMS)

  • delegate, International Union of Microbiology Societies (IUMS) (since 1985)

at Union of Microbiology Societies of Yugoslavia

  • President of Union of Microbiology Societies of Yugoslavia (1985-1989)

at HAZU

  • collaborator member (1977)
  • associate member (1986)
  • full member (since 1991)

Publications

  • some significant books
  • some significant articles

Membership

  • Croatian Society of Microbiology
  • Croatian Veterinarian-Association
  • International Union of Microbiology Societies
  • Europian Society for Veterinary Virology
  • Federation of European Microbiology Societies (FEMS)
  • International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses, Virus Data Subcommittee - national representative (1987-1990)
  • WHO/FAO Committee on bovine and aquine picormaviruses

Awards:

  • Rudjer Bosković Award (1985)
  • Orden Danice hrvatske sa likom Rudjera Boškovića (1995)
  • Nagrada "Jospis Juraj Strossmayer" za znanstveno djelo (1997)

Recreation:

  • hiking, reading