Dr Miodrag Savic
University Hospital Basel
Dr Miodrag Savic (MD, DDS) is a member of the High Tech Research Center Basel at the Department of Biomedical Engineering (DBE), University of Basel. He is also a member of the Medical Additive Manufacturing research group, DBE. Dr Savic is part of the university’s Medical Faculty through his commitment in the Curricular Committee and the Faculty Assembly. He teaches 1st and 2nd year master students in dental medicine. As head of the suturing course for dental students since 2012, he has taught over 250 students. Since March 2020, Dr Savic has been delegated by the Department of Health as project leader of different projects in mitigating COVID-19.
Dr Savic received his medical and dental degrees from the University of Basel. He spent a clinical research year in the Stem Cell Center of Competence within the Department of Biomedicine at the University of Basel. He received his medical doctor’s degree in the field of stem cell research and his dental doctor’s degree in the field of medical advanced materials in 3D printing. During his residency in general surgery at the University Hospital of Basel at the clinic for neurosurgery, Dr Savic and Dr Martin Sailer began a research collaboration which resulted in a common patent, (Sailer M and Savic M. 2016. Invasion cell culture system for use in drug discovery. European Patent Office).