About the Author
Dr. Branislav Vidic is a Professor in the Department of Cell Biology and Biochemistry at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas. He has held professorships in notable institutions across the world including University of Belgrade, University of Basel, University of Lausanne, Saint Louis University, and Georgetown University. He is the recipient of the Braca Karic for scientific and research work. Dr. Vidic is an active member of many committees including:* First Year Curriculum* Scientific Merit* Integration of Preclinical Instructions* Faculty Promotion* Equipment* Correlation Conferences* Educational Policy* Audiovisual Facilities* Coordinator of Gross Anatomy Curriculum* In charge of Electron Microscopical Facilities* Graduate French Language Requirement* Interviewer for Incoming Medical Students* Committee on Admissions, School of Medicine* Curriculum on Aging* Dr. Raj Bhussry Memorial Fellowship* Search Committee, Department of Anatomy* Coordinator of Graduate Program (Master in Anatomy and Certificate in Occlusion).* Committee on Education, School of Dentistry* Chairman Anatomical Board of the District of Columbia* Auditing Committee AAA* Committee Graduate Thesis* Coordinator Direction of Departmental Development Committee* Space Committee* Financial CommitteeDr. Vidic has an impressive list of Professional Memberships including:* American Association of Anatomists* American Society for Cell Biology* Washington Electron Microscopical Society* Society of the Sigma Xi* Southern Society of Anatomists* New York Academy of Science* Cajal Club* Yugoslave Society of Anatomists* German Society of Anatomists* Electron Microscopic Society of America* American Thoracic Society* French Association of Anatomists* American Association for the Advancement of Science* The Society for Quantitative Morphology* Serbian Academy of Sciences* Mediterranean Academy of Sciences (Rome, Italy)* Honorary Member: Polish Association of Anatomists and Histochemists Dr. Milan Milisavljevic, MD, SD, DSC, is a Professor of Gross and Neuroanatomy in the Institute of Anatomy at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Belgrade in Belgrade, Serbia, and Head of the Laboratory for Vascular Anatomy. He has completed an ECFMG Foreign Faculty Fellowship at Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC and an ECFMG Short-Term Exchange Fellowship at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas. He is the recipient of the Braca Karic award for scientific and research work, Award of Faculty of Medicine, University of Belgrade for achievements in teaching, and City of Belgrade Award for medicine.