State Secretary, Ministry of Health, Government of the Republic of Serbia
He was born in Kragujevac on 26 August 1966.
He finished primary and secondary school in Kragujevac as a holder of the Vuk Karadžić Diploma.
He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade in 1992 with an average grade of 9.39.
He defended his master's thesis on "Modern obstetric aspects of twin pregnancy" in 1996, at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, under the mentorship of professor Žarko Pilić, PhD.
He defended his doctoral dissertation "Golgi morphology of the paraventricular nucleus of the human hypothalamus" in 2005, at the Faculty of Medicine in Kragujevac, under the mentorship of prof. Jovo Toševski, PhD.
He passed the specialist exam in the specialization of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, with honours, on 27 January 1999, at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade and acquired the title of specialist in gynaecology and obstetrics.
He passed the subspecialist exam in the study of Infertility and Sterility at the Medical Faculty in Belgrade in October 2021 and acquired the title of subspecialist of infertility.
He has been employed at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Kragujevac, teaching the subject of Anatomy, since 1993, first as an assistant trainee, assistant. He became an assistant professor in 2006 and an associate professor in 2011.
After the inactive status, due to the function of Acting Director of the Clinical Centre of Kragujevac, he was re-elected assistant professor of Anatomy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Kragujevac in June 2019, which is now his current status.
Research Associate on the project of the Ministry of Education, Science and Technological Development "Preclinical testing of bioactive substances"
Principal Researcher in the project "Immunopathogenic mechanisms of persistence of chlamydia in the female genital tract", in the junior project, approved by the Faculty of Medical Sciences and the Clinical Centre of Kragujevac in 2010.
He was appointed head of the Department of Reproductive Medicine, Gynaecology and Obstetrics Clinic, Clinical Centre of Kragujevac, in 2008.
In the period 2001-2003 he was the assistant general director of Clinical-Hospital Centre of Kragujevac for medical and economic affairs
In the period 2001-2002 he was an expert associate under the donation of the Japanese Government (JICA), for clinical centres in Serbia, in charge of the Clinical Centre of Kragujevac.
By the decision of the Serbian Government, he was appointed Assistant Minister of Health in charge of European Integration and International Cooperation for the period 31 July 2014 – 6 October 2015.
By the decision of the Serbian Government, he has been appointed Acting Director of the Clinical Centre of Kragujevac for the period 6 October 2015 – 2021.
Since October 2021, he has been a State Secretary in the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Serbia.
Professional Development: Japan (Murajama, Chigasaki) 2002, USA (San Francisco) 2005, Slovenia (Maribor 2007, 2009, 2012)
He is a member of numerous Serbian and foreign professional associations.
Married, with two children.