Tomislav Sajko

Croatia

MD, PhD
Associate Professor
Department of Neurosurgery
Sestre milosrdnice UHC

Work experience

From 01.05.2007-currently. Neurosurgeon at the Department of Neurosurgery University Hospital Center “Sestre milosrdnice”, Zagreb, Croatia.
November 2008.-October 2009. Epilepsy surgery fellowship at the Department of Neurosurgery University Hospital Bonn, Germany, granted by the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst- German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).
Supervisor: Professor Johannes Schramm, President of EANS

Occupation or position held

Head of operative theatre Department of Neurosurgery University Hospital Center “Sestre milosrdnice”, Zagreb, Croatia

Areas of interest

Neurooncology surgery, Epilepsy surgery

Academic employment

  • PhD thesis in Biology at the Faculty of science University of Zagreb, Croatia
  • Senior research associate at the Medical School University of Zagreb
  • College Professor, University of Applied Health Sciences, Zagreb
  • Associate Professor, Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb

Education and training

  • 01.2010. European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS)/ European Union of Medical Specialists /UEMS) licence examination in Neurosurgery
  • January 2010. passed the Part II (oral) EANS/UEMS Joint Examination Board exam- currently the first neurosurgeon in Croatia to have completed this exam. November 2008.-October 2009. Epilepsy surgery fellowship at the Department of Neurosurgery UH Bonn, Germany granted by the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD). Supervisor: Professor Johannes Schramm
  • September 2008. 4th EANS training course in Antwerpen
  • June 2007. 3rd EANS training course in Lisbon, Portugal
  • 06.2007. passed the Part I (written) EANS examination
  • February 2006. 2nd EANS training course in Luxembourg
  • February 2005. 1st EANS training course in Prague, Czech Republic

Scientific work

Tomislav Sajko has published 85 professional and scientific papers, including congress abstracts

  • 13 original papers published in journals cited in Current Contents (CC)
  • 13 papers in SCI indexed journals
  • 19 papers in SCOPUS indexed abstracts
  • Book on neurosurgery: Rotim K. Sajko T. Neurosurgery. Zdravstveno veleučilište, Zagreb, 2011.
  • 95 citations

Membership

Founder and Secretary Southeast Europe Neurosurgical Society (SeENS)
Croatian Neurosurgical Society
Individual member EANS

Personal

Married, two sons
Actively speaks English, German and Italian language