Danijel Petrovic, a holder of both the M.D. and the Ph.D. degrees, finished the Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia, in 1988. He defended the Ph.D. degree thesis in the field of genetics at the same university in 1999. Since 2011, he is a Full Professor of histology and embryology at the Institute of Histology and Embryology, Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. He is the President of the Commission for Ph.D. Study at the Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana. He is a Member of the Expert Council for Science and Technology of the Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology of the Government of Slovenia. Additionally, he is the Leader of the Research Department at the General Hospital Murska Sobota in Slovenia since 2008. He is an expert in noninvasive cardiology (clinical exams, stress testing, echo, and Doppler examination of carotid arteries). So far, he has written more than 78 scientific manuscripts. He has a Hirsch index of 13 in addition to 427 citations. He has been the reviewer of approximately 350 papers in different journals, has written 8 books for medical students, and has been editor in five books.
Biography Updated on 7 November 2012