Nevenka KREGAR VELIKONJA
Nevenka Kregar Velikonja, PhD, BSc biol. is a director of the company Educell since 2002 and leader of company's research group, working on R&D of human primary cell cultures, stem cells and tissue engineered cell products for clinical applications.
She has 15 years of experience with research work on field of molecular biology and tissue engineering.
She was involved in 12 national and 2 EU R&D projects, she was leader of 3 national projects and coordinator of work packages in EU projects. She is a mentor to three young researchers PhD students.
Dr. Kregar participated in establishment of Cell and tissue engineering society of Slovenia (www.dctis.org), and is secretary of the society. She was member of organising and scientific committees of 2 international and several national symposia, organised by the Society.
Her scientific activities resulted in publication of 9 SCI cited scientific articles in last 5 years. Her whole bibliography includes 90 publications. She co-edited scientific monography Tissue Engineering and Cartilage Repair, Ljubljana 2007,
As scientific expert dr. Kregar participated in evaluation process in EU call within Marrie Currie program as well as in national calls.