Academician Branimir Gudurić

Academician Branimir Gudurić

  • Corresponding Member of the Vojvodina Academy of Sciences and Arts since 2004, and of the Medical Academy SLD, Belgrade, since 2002.
  • Full Member of the Vojvodina Academy of Sciences and Arts since 2010.
  • Born in Niš, on 5 February 1940. Graduated in 1963 and obtained his master’s degree in 1973, at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade, obtained his doctorate in 1976 at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Novi Sad.
  • Full Professor of Surgery and Surgical Oncology at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Novi Sad, and Surgical Oncology Advisor at the Institute of Oncology, Sremska Kamenica (retired).
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Areas of Research

Establishing and developing the techniques of screening, diagnostics, course and rehabilitation in the treatment of malignant neoplasms of the breast, endocrine glands and abdominal tumors. The application of combined treatments (conservative surgery with radiation therapy and reconstructive procedures with cancer of the breast, preoperative radiation and radical surgery of advanced rectal carcinoma etc. Presented and published 237 scientific papers in total, editor in two monographs, author of one chapter in foreign and six chapters in domestic monographs, and three in textbooks. Visiting (IREX) Research Professor in Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Recipient of the 1998 “Prof. Dr. Voja Stojanović” Plaque for his scientific and research work from the Serbian Association of University Professors and Scientists, Belgrade, as well as the 1998 October Award of the City of Novi Sad.

Selected Publications

  1. Gudurić B, Sterio B, Semnic R.: Intraarterijska aplikacija citostatika kod solidnih tumora, Acta Chirurgica Yugoslavica, 1974,22(3): 1965-1967.
  2. Gudurić B.: Limfografije na vratu, Medicinski pregled, 197-5,11-12: 533-535.
  3. Gudurić B, Popovic D, Sterio B, Sljapic N, Mihalj M.: Expiriences with Thermography in the Early Breast Cancers on 10.000 Examinations – Cooreferat in the Section for Early Breast Cancer Detections Procidings from Second European Congress on Thermography, Barcelona 1978, pages. 16-26.
  4. Gudurić B.: Values of the Hormonal and Metabolic Tests in Differential Diagnosis Between Cancers and Masthopaties of the Breast by Means of Thermography. Introductury Lectures for Membership in British Association of Surgical Oncology, London 1977, published in: Clinical Oncology 1978,4(4): 391-396.
  5. Gudurić B.: Glucose Tests with Thermography in the Diagnosis of Breast Cancers. In: Francis Ring and Barbara Phillips editors: MEDICAL THERMO LOGY, 581-596, Plenum. Publ. Co, London 1984,
  6. McDermott E, Gudurić B, Brennan M.: Prognostic Variables in Patients with Gastro-Intestinal Carcinoid Tumours. British Journal of Surgery, 1994, 81: 1007-1009

Faculty Lectures

Surgery, with Emergency War Surgery, and Surgical Oncology for the students of medicine and dentistry in Serbian and English Languages within the Faculty of Medicine (Studies in English), Medical Ethics for students of the English Medical and Dentistry School at the Faculty of Medicine, Novi Sad.

Other Relevant Information

Member of the editorial boards of: European Journal of Surgical Oncology- Sounders ltd. London, (1986-97), member of the Reviewer’s Board EJSO (1998-2001), Journal of BUON, Athens, (since 1998), Archives of Oncology, Sremska Kamenica (since 1993), Archive for Gastroenterohepatology SLD Belgrade (since 1997), President and Editor in Chief of the publishing department of the Medical Society of Vojvodina, Serbian Medical Society.


European Society of Surgical Oncology- Founding Member (Brussels), British Association Of Surgical Oncology (London), The Royal Society of Medicine- Oncology (London), International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons (Chicago), Balkan Union of Oncology (Athens), SLD-DLV, the Society of Surgical Oncology, Serbia and Montenegro, the Association of Coloproctologists, Serbia and Montenegro.