Dubravko Huljev, Honorary Secretary

Clinical Hospital “Sveti Duh”
Sveti Duh 64, 10000 Zagreb

Date of birth: October 1954 in Zagreb
E-mail: dhuljev@kbsd.hr

Present position
General, trauma and plastic surgeon

Academic education & traning
1999-2001 Post graduated study from plastic surgery
2001 Specialist of plastic surgery
After the end of specialization won a master's degree
postgraduate study from ultrasounds in the clinic medicine
Graduated from Medical school University in Zagreb 1979
Elementary and secondary school


  • Infections of locomotors system. Zagreb, 1994
  • Within cooperation with the American partner AIHA have finished three training courses in the management and management:
    Leadership Development Program, 1996
    The 2nd CEE Information Coordinator Training Workshop. The American International Health Alliance, 1997
    Train Trainer program, 1997
  • New approaches to the management of chronic wounds. Milan, 1997
  • The postgraduate course of permanent improving of doctors first categories “Evaluation of invalidity and general working abilities along insurance principles”. Medical college Zagreb, 1996
  • Local flaps - the practical education Graz, 2002
  • Aesthetic surgeries workshop Graz, 2003
  • Negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) Vienna, 2003
  • Consensus on Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) Hamburg, 2010
  • Participated as the lecturer on postgraduate courses of first category on Medical school in Zagreb as well as in the education of students on the surgical clinic.

Underway is an advocacy doctoral thesis below title: “Wound tissue determination by virtue of digital wound image”

Previous employments and professional experience
2001-present: involved in chronic wound treatment, prevention and education. Also developed databases for follow-up patients with chronic wound witch include software for automatic wound tissue classification in chronic wound – WITA with capability to propose typical local treatment for the analyzed wound.
2001:Head doctor of Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
1997:Head of the newly established department for plastic and reconstructive surgery
1989:positioned on the casualty ward of surgical clinic
1985-present:Specialization from general surgery in Clinical Hospital “Sveti Duh” in Zagreb
1981-1985:Employed as the physician in General Practice


  • Cooperating Organization board representative in EWMA from 2007
  • Vice-president of CWA (Croatian Wound Association) from 2007, where CWA was established
  • Member of Croatian trauma surgeon
  • Member of Croatian plastic surgeon association
  • Member of Croatian surgeon association
  • Co-editor consultant of European Journal of Emergency Surgery and Intensive Care from 1996
  • Active member of New York Academy of Sciences from 1996
  • Active member of European Association of Traumas and Emergency Surgery from 1993

Author or the coauthor of about 50 articles from the area of medicine, and the active participant on congresses with the international participation in the country and abroad with published more of 60 articles on congresses



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