An SSST fourth - year Medical Faculty student goes to practice in Vienna
Amar Balihodzic is one of the best fourth-year students at the SSST Medical Faculty. This hard working and dedicated student has been given the opportunity to intern for 2.5 months at the Institute St. Ann Children's Cancer Research in Vienna.
It was at this renowned institute that professor of the Medical Faculty of the University SSST Mirza Ibrišimović worked as a PhD student. Having gained a good reputation there, he is now in possition to recommend Amar thus making it possible for him to acquire this very important experience.
During his 2.5 months internship in Vienna, all expenses paid, Amar will go through intensive training in the scientific research laboratory of professor Thomas Lion, and work on a project related to the study of chronic myelogenous leukemia (CML).
"I feel very privileged to have been given this opportunity and can not wait to convey to my colleagues everything that I will learn from the great experts at the Institute. I am very grateful to professor Mirza Ibrišimović who helped me get a scholarship and spend some time in Vienna. This is certainly an important step in my future career of a doctor. " said Amar.
We are proud of the success of our students, as well as of professor Mirza Ibrišimović and the entire SSST Medical Faculty team who are doing their best to support our students and make sure they acquire knowledge from various fields of medicine not only at the University but also around the world.