ISABS Committee

ISABS registration number: 21003655
Date of registration: August 27, 2004

President: Dragan Primorac (The Pennsylvania State University and University of New Haven, USA; St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia; Children Hospital "Srebrnjak", Zagreb, Croatia; Regiomed Kliniken, Germany; Universities of Split, Rijeka and Osijek, Croatia)
Vice President: Gordan Lauc (Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb and Genos Ltd, Zagreb, Croatia)
Secretary-General: Petar Projić (Institute for Anthropological Research, and Genos Ltd, Zagreb, Croatia)

ISABS Conferences Founding Members:
Dragan Primorac (The Pennsylvania State University and University of New Haven, USA; St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia; Children Hospital "Srebrnjak", Zagreb, Croatia; Regiomed Kliniken, Germany; Universities of Split, Rijeka and Osijek, Croatia)
Moses Schanfield (†) (George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA)
Stanimir Vuk-Pavlović (Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA)

Director of the Forensic and Anthropological Genetic Programs of ISABS 2013-2022: 
Manfred Kayser (Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, The Netherlands)

Director of Mayo Clinic Lectures in Individualized Medicine Programs of ISABS 2013-2022:
Tamás Ördög (Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA)

Croatian Medical Journal:
Svjetlana Kalanj Bognar (School of Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Hrvoje Barić (University Hospital Center Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)

Scientific Committee:

Molecular and Cellular Medicine:
Aaron Ciechanover (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2004; Technion, Haifa, Israel)
Henry Erlich (Roche Molecular Systems, Inc., Alameda, CA, USA)
Francis Glorieux (Genetics Unit, Shriners Hospital for Children and McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada)
Robert Huber (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1988; Max-Planck-Institute, Martinsried, Germany)
Doron Lancet (Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel)
Paul Modrich (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA)
Richard J. Roberts (Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine1993; New England Biolabs, Ipswich, USA)
David I. Smith
 (Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA)
Ada Yonath (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2009; Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel)

Anthropology and Global Health:
Saša Missoni (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia), Chair
Noel Cameron (School of Sports, Exercise and Health Sciences, Loughborough University, UK)
Ranjan Deka (Center for Genome Information, Department of Environmental Health, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, USA)
Ellen Demerath (Center for Neurobehavioral Development, School of Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, USA)
Florin Grigorescu (UMR204 NUTRIPASS, University of Montpellier, France)
Slawomir Koziel (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland)
Mathieu Roelants (Department of Youth Health Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium)
Pavao Rudan (Croatian Academy of Arts and Sciences, Zagreb, Croatia)
Frank Rühli (Institute of Evolutionary Medicine, University of Zurich, Switzerland)
Lawrence M. Schell (Department of Anthropology, University at Albany, USA)
Serena Tucci (Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, USA)

Forensic Genetics:
Mitchell Holland (The Pennsylvania State University, USA), Chair
Michael Baden (New York City, NY, USA)
Frederick Bieber (Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA)
Zoran Budimlija (Office of Chief Medical Examiner, New York, NY, USA)
Bruce Budowle (University of North Texas Center for Human Identification, Fort Worth, Texas, USA)
Cassandra Calloway (Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA, USA; University of California-Davis, Davis, CA, USA)
Sree Kanthaswamy (The University of California Davis, College of Biological Sciences, Davis, CA, USA)
Henry Lee (University of New Haven, West Haven and Connecticut Forensic Science Laboratory, Meriden, CT, USA)
Walther Parson (Institute of Legal Medicine, Innsbruck Medical University, Insbruck, Austria)
Antti Sajantila (Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland)

Course Committee:
Vedrana Škaro (Genos Ltd, Croatia ), Chair
Damir Marjanović (Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina  and Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia), Vice-Chair
Miran Čoklo (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Timothy Palmbach (University of New Haven, New Haven, CT, USA)

ISABS Young Investigator Programme Committee:
Šimun Anđelinović (University Hospital Center, Split, Croatia, School of Medicine and University Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Anthony Atala (Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC, USA)
Ljubica Boban (Children Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia)
Ivana Erceg-Ivkošić (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia)
Andrea Skelin (Genos Ltd, and St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia)
Vedrana Škaro (Genos Ltd, Croatia)
Inga Urlić (Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)

High School Student Future Scientist Award Committee:
Prof. Dragan Primorac, M.D., Ph.D. (The Pennsylvania State University and University of New Haven, USA; St. Catherine Hospital, Croatia; Universities of Split, Rijeka and Osijek, Croatia; Medical School REGIOMED, Germany)
Aaron Ciechanover (Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2004; Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel)
Sir Richard John Roberts (Nobel Prize in medicine in Physiology and Medicine 1993;
Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA & New England Biolabs, Ipswich, MA, USA)
Mr. Božo Pavičin (Ministry of Science and Education of the Republic of Croatia)
Dubravka Brezak Stamać, Ph.D. (Education and Teacher Training Agency of the Republic of Croatia)
Prof. Manolis Kelis, Ph.D. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, The Broad Institute,
Cambridge, MA, USA),
Prof. Tamas Ordog, M.D., Ph.D. (Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA)
Prof. Mitchell Holland (Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, USA)
Prof. Henry Erlich, Ph.D. (Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA, USA)
Ass. Prof. Saša Missoni, Ph.D. (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Prof. Henry Lee (University of New Haven, CT, USA)

Science, Society & Ethical Committee:
Johannes Brachman (Medical School Regiomed, Germany; University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Alemka Markotić (Clinic of Infectious Diseases “Dr. Fran Mihaljevic”, Zagreb, Croatia)
Renata Zadro (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)

Fellowship Committee:
Natalija Novokmet (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Jelena Šarac (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Inga Urlić (Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Croatia)

Publications, Electronic Information & Communications Committee:
Miran Čoklo (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia), Chair
Jelena Šarac (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia), Vice-Chair
Moti Giladi (ISABS Office in Caesarea, Caesarea, Israel)
Ivana Šamija Projić (Clinical Hospital Center Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Josip Crnjac (Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Split, Croatia)

Membership & Publication Committee:
Ivan Dolanc (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia), Chair
Alen Juginović (Harvard University, Boston, USA and St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia), Vice-Chair

IT support:
Stipe Pavela

Administrative support:
Severina Ević (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)
Vlatka Habjanec (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)

Ph.D. Students Committee:
Martina Smolić (University of Osijek, Medical School, Osijek, Croatia)
Vid Matišić
 (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)
Vilim Molnar (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)

Students Committee:
Petar Brlek (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)
Martin Čemerin (Medical School, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Zvonimir Mlinarić (Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Kristijan Vrdoljak (Medical School, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)

High School Students Committee:
Ivana Erceg-Ivkošić (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)
Josip Crnjac (St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb/Zabok, Croatia)
Ivan Dolanc (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)

2022 ISABS Organizing Committee:
Saša Missoni (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia), Chair
Martina Smolić (University of Osijek, Medical School, Osijek, Croatia), Co-Chair

Zagreb
Lidija Bach-Rojecky (Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia), Chair
Luka Bočkor (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Miran Čoklo (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Ivan Dolanc (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Dubravka Havaš Auguštin (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Gordan Lauc (Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb and Genos Ltd, Zagreb, Croatia)
Zvonimir Mlinarić (Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Natalija Novokmet (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)
Dragan Primorac (The Pennsylvania State University and University of New Haven, USA; St. Catherine Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia; Children Hospital "Srebrnjak", Zagreb, Croatia; Regiomed Kliniken, Germany; Universities of Split, Rijeka and Osijek, Croatia)
Petar Projić (Institute for Anthropological Research and Genos Ltd, Zagreb, Croatia)
Vedrana Škaro (Genos Ltd, Croatia)
Inga Urlić (Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Dalia Vađunec (Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia)
Jelena Šarac (Institute for Anthropological Research, Zagreb, Croatia)

Osijek
Martina Smolić 
(University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health and Faculty of Medicine, Osijek, Croatia); Chair
Lucija Kuna (University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health, Osijek, Croatia)
Vjera Ninčević (University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health, Osijek, Croatia)
Tea Omanović (University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health and Faculty of Medicine, Osijek, Croatia)
Nikola Raguz-Lučić (University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health, Osijek, Croatia)
Robert Smolić (University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health, Osijek, Croatia)
Aleksandar Včev (University of Osijek, Faculty of Dental Medicine and Health, Osijek, Croatia)

Split
Šimun Anđelinović (University Hospital Center, Split, Croatia, School of Medicine and University Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Croatia)
Ivana Anterić (University Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Željana Bašić (University Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Josip Crnjac (University Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Zoran Đogaš (Medical School, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Stipan Janković (School of Medicine, University of Split, Croatia)
Josip Kasum (University Department of Forensic Sciences, University of Split, Split, Croatia)
Ante Tonkić 
(Medical School, University of Split, Split, Croatia)

Rijeka
Saša Ostojić (Medical School, University of Rijeka, Rijeka, Croatia)

Dubrovnik
Roberta Šimunović

Offcial service agency of the conference:
Spektar putovanja d.o.o.
Congress Department
Hebrangova 34, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Tel. +385 (1) 4862 611; mob +385 (98) 228 614, isabs@spektar-holidays.hr