Jasmina Begic is a Medical Consultant for BIOPTRON, Zepter Internastional for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Founder of Association for Wound management in B&H, Founder and author of Euro-Asian Forum, one of founder of www.BALWMA.org. She is currently working as a Dermatovenerologyst in Bioptron International team-Wound Healing and also a certified VCC trainer of elderly care; certified VCC trainer of manager EU founds; certified practitioner of TCM; certified practitioner of herbal medicine. She finished her graduation and post-graduation studies at Medical School of University Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and completed her PhD in the field of Tissue Regeneration and Wound Healing from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur. She did volunteer works in Association for Wound management in Bosnia and Herzegovina (AWMinB&H) from 2008 till present. She is also active member in UEMS TF WH, EWMA, EADV. Her projects are involved in Clinical Research “Appliance Bioptron polarized light (480 -3400nm) in the therapy of dermatosis: Acne vulgaris and Ulcer cruris” which is approved by members of Scientifically Research Institute of Clinical Center of University in Sarajevo and Members of Ethics Commitee of Clinical Center University in Sarajevo; Euro-Asian Forum of Association for Wound Management (2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018); Academy for health and social occupation (2013); Implementation of Traditional Chinese Medicine in health and stationary institution in Bosnia and Herzegovina and country of Western Balkan (2014); Balkan Wound Management Association (2015); Integrative Medicine in Postoperative Management (2017); Integrative medicine: Prevention is best cure of Pressure Ulcers (2017).
Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine
Alexander Seifalian, Professor of Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine worked at the Royal Free Hospital and University College London for over 26 years, during this time he spent a period of time at Harvard Medical School looking at the cause of cardiovascular diseases and a year at Johns Hopkins Medical School looking at the treatment of liver. He published more than 647 peer-reviewed research papers and registered 14 UK and International patents. He is currently CEO of NanoRegMed Ltd, working on the commercialization of his research. During his career, Prof Seifalian has led and managed many large projects with successful outcomes in terms of commercialization and translation to patients. In 2007 he was awarded the top prize in the field for the development of nanomaterials and technologies for cardiovascular implants by Medical Future Innovation, and in 2009 he received a Business Innovation Award from UK Trade & Investment (UKTI). He was the European Life Science Awards’ Winner of Most Innovative New Product 2012 for the “synthetic trachea”. Prof Seifalian won the Nanosmat Prize in 2013 and in 2016 he received the Distinguish Research Award in recognition of his outstanding work in regenerative medicine from Heals Healthy Life Extension Society. His achievements include the development of the world first synthetic trachea, lacrimal drainage conduit, and vascular bypass graft using nanocomposite materials, bioactive molecules and stem cell technology. He has over 15,000 media report from his achievement, include BBC, ITV, WSJ, CNN, and many more. Currently, he is working on the development and commercialization of human organs using graphene-based nanocomposite materials and stem cells technology.
Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine
Elad Arieh Koren, RN, TVN, BsN, currently acting as Head of Geula Vascular ulcer clinic of Leumit HMO In Jerusalem, Israel. He graduated from Hadassah Nursing School at 2013. He is also the Founder and chairman of IWCMRA- Israeli Wound Care Management and Research Association. He has been working at the field of chronic wounds for the past five years at the community setting. He is also the active member of EWMA and working in collaboration with ISTAP. His research Interests includes studying and investigating the prevalence of venous ulcers among the Ultra-Orthodox community in Jerusalem as well as working as a skin-tear consultant and research understudy for a few old-age homes around the city.
wound care, venous ulcers