Demarin Vida, F.C.A.

Full members IV. Department of Medical Sciences
Demarin Vida

Date of birth:

  • 06/15/1944

Place of birth:

  • Zagreb

Addresses:

  • Trg Nikole Šubića Zrinskog 11, 10000 Zagreb

Phones:

  • +385 01 4895 171

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Demarin Vida, F.C.A.

Full members IV. Department of Medical Sciences

Academic titles:

  • doctor of Science
  • fellow of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts

Institutions:

  • professor of neurology with tenure – School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb (1997. – …)
  • Chair – International Institute for Brain Health (2015. – …)
  • medical Director – Aviva Clinic (09/15/2012 – 12/01/2015)
  • director – Neurology Ward, Sestre Milosrdnice Clinical Hospital (1994. – 2011.)
  • Vicedean for Education – School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb (2001. – 2003.)

Functions in Academy:

  • secretary – Department of Medical Sciences (01/01/2019 – …)
  • member of the Presidency – Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts (01/01/2019 – …)

Membership in Academy:

  • full member – Department of Medical Sciences (05/20/2010 – …)
  • associate member – Department of Medical Sciences (05/16/2002 – 05/20/2010)

Vida Demarin, professor of Neuropsychiatry, full member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts since 2010, was born on June 15 1944 in Zagreb.

Graduated at School of Medicine Zagreb.

Head of the University Department of neurology, University hospital Sestre milosrdnice, Zagreb, until 2011, founder of two reference centers of the Ministry of Health and Social Care (for neurovascular disorders and headaches).

Her main areas of research studying are vascular disorders of the brain, cerebral autoregulation and cerebral vasoreactivity.

She is a pioneer in s Doppler Diagnostics in Croatia and in Central and Southeastern Europe, and her work has significantly advanced the noninvasive diagnosis of cerebrovascular disorders in primary prevention of stroke, she is also one of the pioneers of preventive action in cerebrovascular disease and improvement of the quality of life.

Leader of scientific projects, Ph.D. mentor, published over 1050 papers.

Received numerous awards, FAAN, FAHA, FESO, FEAN.

Successfull organizer of several national and international congresses, symposia and courses.

Awards:

  • State Life Science Award for 2016