Prof. Marjeta Zorc, MD, PhD, Slovenia


Prof. Zorc is clinical cardiologist. She is president of the board of International Center for Cardiovascular Diseases MC MEDICOR Slovenia and full professor at Medical faculty in Ljubljana. She is also head of the Institute of Histology and Embriology at medical faculty in Ljubljana.

She combine her clinical work with dedicated research in the field of vascular diseases, miocardial diseases and atherosclerosis. In Slovenia she developed the technique of endomiocardial biopsy with combination of special advanced histological techniques, particulary for the detection of miocarditis and cardiomyopathies.

She published several articles in the field of cardiology, histology and post operative treatment of heart patients. Her mainly interest is discovering the posibilities of different infection agens in a combitation of atherosclerotic process.