Igor Borić, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Radiology and Hospital Director
Igor Borić, M.D., Ph.D., is a radiologist who completed subspecialty training in musculoskeletal radiology. He serves as assistant professor of radiology at University of Split School of Medicine, University of Rijeka School of Medicine and at University of Applied Health Sciences in Zagreb, Croatia. He has particular interest in musculoskeletal radiology, sports medicine and sports injury imaging, cartilage disorders especially in early phase detection of disorders as well as in cartilage regeneration.
He authored close to fifty scientific papers and abstracts published in journals cited in Current Contents, Science Citation Index as well as in other indices. Dr. Boric is author of chapters in tree books published by the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology, chapter in book „Overuse injuries“ published by CRC Press, Boca Raton, USA, and many chapters in other medical books and textbooks in Croatia. He is member of Croatian Medical Association from 1991, Croatian Society of Radiology from 1994, Croatian Medical Chamber from 1997, European Society of Radiology – ESR from 1995, European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology where he is an active member of its Sports Imaging Subcommittee from 2007. He was Executive Committee member of the European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology in 2004/05, and Scientific Board member of European Society of Radiology (2012-2014). His leadership skills came across during organization of several international meetings and courses in Croatia: European Seminar on Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology in 1998, The British Royal College Visiting Course in 2000, Sports Imaging Course of European Society of Musculoskeletal Radiology in 2007, The Outreach Course of International Skeletal Society in 2016.
Dr. Borić gave more than 100 invited lectures on different international courses and conferences. As a member of Croatian Olympic Committee Health Commission, dr Borić took a part in five Olympic games where he was a medical chief officer of Croatian National Olympic team during three Olympics. His curranty holds position of Hospital Director of the Specialty Hospital for Orthopedics, Surgery, Neurology, Internal Medicine and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “St. Catherine” in Croatia.