The reason of her visit was a meeting with Mr. Tomica Milosavljevic, Minister of Health in the Government of Serbia, regarding the new educational program for breast cancer prevention, as well as many other programs that Sloan-Kettering Hospital can offer.
The realization of this program will be started on spring 2008.
Prof. Dr. Hedvig Hricak was educated in the School of Medicine, University of Zagreb
and Karolinska Institute
has received the Marie Curie Award from the Society of Women
in Radiology in 2002 and the gold medal from the International Society for Magnetic Resonance
in Medicine in 2003.
She is also an honorary member of the German Radiological Society, the British Institute of Radiology, and the Croatian Academy of Science and Art, and an honorary fellow of the Royal College of Medicine.