Co-sponsored by
World Psychiatric Association

Under the patronage of
European Psychiatric Association

Psychiatric Association of Bosnia-Herzegovina

University Clinical Center Tuzla, Department of Psychiatry

Academy of Sciences and Arts of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Osman Sinanović

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Born on 27th of February in 1952 in Duboštica, Lukavac municipality, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

He completed primary school in Lukavac, Grammar school in Lukavac too, Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, where he completed specialist board exam in neuropsychiatry, after four years of internship, done in Tuzla and Belgrade. He became Master of Medical Science (MrSc), at Medical Faculty, University of Tuzla in 1983, and Doctor of Medical Science (PhD), at Medical Faculty, University of Zagreb in 1989. Since 1980 he works in University Clinical Center Tuzla.

He completed education in several cities of ex Yugoslavia, in shorter and longer terms (Belgrade, Zagreb, Ljubljana), as well as abroad (Germany, USA, Japan).

He performed different functions within his profession (Head of Clinic for Neurology, Head of Clinic for Psychiatry, Director for education and research work at university Clinic Centre Tuzla, Head for postgraduate studies on Faculty of Medicine, University of Tuzla), and currently he is head of department for neurophysiology and neuromuscular diseases of Clinic for Neurology of University Clinical Centre Tuzla, Heard of cathedra for Neurology, professor of neuropsychiatry and medical psychology on Faculty of Medicine, University of Tuzla.

Perennial lecturer at the School of Medicine and Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences and the Nursing High School of the University of Tuzla, in the cases of neuropsychology, neurology and psychiatry, medical psychology, the psychology of communication, and on the post-graduate study of School of Medicine, School of Education and Rehabilitation, School of Natural Science and Philosophy at the University of Tuzla the subjects of scientific writing and research methodology.

He was guest professor on faculty of medicine, University of Ulm, and currently he is guest professor on Faculty of Medicine, University of Osijek.

He is member of Research board for neurology and psychiatry of Academy of science of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and he is vice president of Academy of medical sciences of Bosnia and Herzegovina. He is member of several international professional and science associations, as well as member of several editing boards of professional and science journals. He published several hundreds of research works, and more then hundred of them are registered in international databases. He has been cited several times in professional books and journals. He was mentor to 32 Master projects and 17 PhD projects. He participated in writing and/or editing 48 books in country and abroad.