Marija Pezer, PhD - Researcher

Publications in Croatian Scientific Bibliography (CROSBI

EDUCATION

2009 – 2013 PhD in Biology - Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Croatia

1997 – 2003  BSc in Biology - Molecular Biology

Faculty of Science, University of Zagreb, Croatia

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Nov 2014 – Genos Ltd., Zagreb, Croatia - Researcher

Mar 2008 – Oct 2014      Children’s Hospital Srebrnjak, Zagreb, Croatia – Department of Translational Medicine, Laboratory for Molecular Biology

Postdoctoral fellow - Senior Research Assistant (Sep 2013 – Oct 2014)

Doctoral fellow - Junior Research Assistant (Mar 2008 – Sep 2013)

Jul 2005 – Feb 2008 - VRHUNAC Ltd., outdoor store, Zagreb, Croatia Managing Director and owner

Jul 2003 – Jul 2005 - PLIVA Research Institute Ltd., Zagreb, Croatia – Department of Biology, Laboratory for Molecular Biology - Researcher Molecular Biologist

RESEARCH AND TRAINING

2014 The InnoMol Bioimaging Workshop, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb, Croatia

2014  FlowCyte Regional Training Program – Flow Cytometry Course, Principles and Application, FlowCyte Associates, Children’s Hospital Srebrnjak, Zagreb, Croatia

2013 Seminar "Automated sample preparation and gass chromatography solutions for your laboratory (Latest analytical solutions for clinical and toxicology applications, Automated sample preparation and GC solutions for your food safety laboratory)", Instrumentalia, Zagreb, Croatia

2012  EAACI & GA2LEN Long-Term Exchange Research Fellowship, Immunology Group, Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research, Davos, Switzerland

2009 EAACI & GA2LEN Short-Term Exchange Research Fellowship, University of Manchester, School of Translational Medicine, Manchester, UK

2008  Practical course of laboratory techniques in molecular and cellular biology, GlaxoSmithKline Research Centre, Zagreb, Croatia

2004  Laboratory Animal Science free-standing course, equivalent to FELASA Category B requirements, PLIVA Research Institute Ltd., Zagreb, Croatia

2004  EMBO Practical Course "Anatomy and Embryology of the Mouse", Croatian Institute for Brain Research, Zagreb University School of Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia

2004  Practical Course "Introduction to Bioinformatics". Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computing, University of Zagreb, Croatia

2004  Practical course on pronuclear microinjection and oviduct transfer of mouse embryos. Department of Histology, University of Padua, Italy

2004 Practical course on isolation and manipulation of mouse preimplantation embryos. Department of Molecular Medicine and Biotechnology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Rijeka, Croatia

HONORS

Jun 2014 EAACI Congress Scholarship, EAACI Congress 2014, Copenhagen, Denmark

Jun 2013  Top Student Fellowship, 8th ISABS Conference, Split, Croatia

Jan – Dec 2012  EAACI & GA2LEN Long-Term Exchange Research Fellowship

Oct – Dec 2009  EAACI & GA2LEN Short-Term Exchange Research Fellowship

Nov 2001 – Jan 2002 - Student practice scholarship by IAESTE

2000 – 2001 Scholarship of the City of Zagreb

1998 – 2000 Scholarship of the Republic of Croatia Ministry of Science and Technology