May 24-27, 2022, Sv. Martin na Muri, Croatia

Alemka Markotić

University Hospital for Infectious Diseases “Dr. Fran Mihaljević”, Croatia

Professor Alemka Markotić is the director of the University Hospital for Infectious Diseases “Dr. Fran Mihaljević”, professor at the Faculty of Medicine Rijeka, Faculty of Medicine Zagreb, and professor at the Catholic University of Croatia in Zagreb. She is a member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts and the president of the Croatian Academy of Medical Sciences. She is also the founder and the first president of the Croatian Association for Biosafety and Biosecurity. During the COVID – 19 pandemic, she has several functions in domestic and international bodies fighting against COVID – 19 such as in the Government of the Republic of Croatia and the European commission expert groups.