Reception with Madam Rector
Tuesday, Sep 19 2017


The Rector of the University of Rijeka, Professor Snježana Prijić-Samaržija, Ph.D., received a group of professors and scientists involved in the research project entitled "Bilateral strengthening of institutions with the aim of assuming leading roles in the field of authentication of bee products" at the Rectorate. It is emphasized that the project, that is jointly carried out by the Rijeka School of Medicine and the Faculty of Chemistry at the University of Belgrade, deals with topics of utmost interest in the context of development of beekeeping production and understanding the contents of bee products. Possible forms of future cooperation were discussed, particularly in the light of joint appearances at European Union scientific research projects and the possibility of the University of Rijeka joining the initiative aiming to establish a regional platform for PhD programmes.

The reception at the Rectorate was attended by:

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Full Professor Živoslav Tešić, Ph.D., from the Faculty of Chemistry in Belgrade and Vice Rector for Science at the University of Belgrade,

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Full Professor Dušanka Milojković Opsenica, Ph.D., Head of the Department of Analytical Chemistry and tenured professor at the Faculty of Chemistry in Belgrade,

- Dejan Opsenica, Scientific Advisor at the Institute of Chemistry, Technology and Metallurgy at the University of Belgrade,

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Assistant Professor Darija Vukić Lušić, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of Rijeka Faculty of Medicine and Head of the Department of Environmental Microbiology, Primorje – Gorski Kotar County Department of Public Health,

- Branko Vidmar, President of the Management Council of the Croatian Beekeeping Institute in Kastav,

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Assistant Professor Dražen Lušić, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of Rijeka Faculty of Medicine, project manager of the "Bilateral strengthening of institutions with the aim of assuming leading roles in the field of authentication of bee products".

On behalf of the University of Rijeka, the guest professors were received by Madam Rector Snježana Prijić Samaržija, Ph.D., accompanied by her associates: Professor Sanja Barić, Ph.D., Vice-Rector for Studies and Students and Professor Nevenka Ožanić, Ph.D., Director and
Rector's Assistant for Strategic Infrastructure Projects at the Campus.