Mirko Diksic received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia, in 1966, 1968, and 1970, respectively. From 1979 to 1991, he was an Assistant and Associate Professor (with tenure) and from 1992 to 2010, a Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada. Since 2010, he has been a Professor Emeritus, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada. Moreover, he is a member of the editorial boards of several journals, an ad hoc referee for 15 journals, and a cochairman and an organizer of sessions at many international meetings. He supervised more than 40 graduate students and postgraduate fellows. His research interests include the evaluation of the brain serotonergic system in humans using positron emission tomography and in animals using autoradiography. His publications include 260 papers published in refereed journals, 280 abstracts, 149 invited lectures, and 8 review articles in refereed journals. He is a coeditor of a book.
Biography Updated on 17 January 2012