The President of the consulting team
Professor Simeunovic dr Slavko
a pediatrician, cardiologist, the doctor of Medical studies,
professor at the Faculty of Medicine, long-time chief of the Department of Cardiology at the University Children’s Clinic in Belgrade. He specialized in Boston, at Harvard Medical School,
Children's Hospital Medical Center Boston and in Houston - Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Childrens Hospital, then in London and Berlin. For a while he was the dean at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, for scientific research and the President od the scientific board at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, as well as of the studies in the English language which he founded and initiated (Chairman of the Board for Medical Study in English). He was the expert in the national Ministry of health for children’s cardiology, the member of the Republic Committee for Medical sciences and the member of the national for prevention of cardiovascular disease of the Republic of Srpska . Also , he was the speaker on invitations at numerous national and international congresses, symposia and schools.
He performed the first balloon Raschind sepostomy at the TGA in 1979. that preoperatively saves lives of newborns. He applied one of the first balloon valvuloplasty of the pulmonary artery, just three years after the first was produced in the world.
He won the October Award of Belgrade (1992). As an author and co-author, he published over 500 scientific papers in leading international and domestic indexed journals, monographs, books and collections of national and international congresses. He is the editor of the chapter pediatric cardiology, Textbook on Cardiology 2000.
He is the member of the Board fo Cardiovascular Pathology, SASA, Fellow American College of Cardiology, Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, the member of the New York Academy of Sciences, the member of Editorial Board International Cardiology, the member of the Scientific Board Association Mediterranean Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, the vice president of the Association of Greek and Serbian physicians, the vice president of the Balkan Association of Children's cardiologists and cardio surgeons. The director and owner of the private clinic in Belgrade - Profmedika Simeunović