Valentina Gluščić

Division of Environmental Hygiene

M.Eng.Chem. / Professional Associate

Place and date of birth

Zagreb, 10 March 1986


2004 – 2010 B. Sc. Chemistry at University of Zagreb, Faculty of science; Department of Chemistry; Analytical Chemistry; Thesis: “Vibration spectroscopy as a tool for investigating thermal stability of herbal oils in cosmetic preparations”; Supervisor: Sanda Rončević

Work Experience

08 April 2015 – Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health; Environmental Hygiene Unit; professional associate

24 September 2013 – 10 November 2014 Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health; Toxicology Unit; professional associate

13 October 2011 – 11 June 2012 Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health; Analytical Toxicology and Mineral Metabolism Unit; professional associate

Fields of interest

Air Pollution; Air Quality; Liquid chromatography

Additional training

professional course “Determination of contamination in air, water and soil with specific analytical techniques- introduction to European standards”; CAPPA;

05 -10 June 2016 Debrecen, Budapest and Veszprem, Hungary

Select Publications

Gerić, Marko; Domijan, Ana Marija; Gluščić, Valentina; Janušić, Renato; Šarčević, Božena; Garaj-Vrhovac, Vera. Cytogenetic status and oxidative stress parameters in patients withthyroid diseases, Mutation research. Genetic toxicology and environmental mutagenesis (1383-5718) 810 (2016); 22-29

Tariba, Blanka; Živković, Tanja; Gajski, Goran; Gerić, Marko; Gluščić, Valentina; Garaj- Vrhovac, Vera; Peraica, Maja; Pizent, Alica. In vitro effects of simultaneous exposure to platinum and cadmium on the activity of antioxidant enzymes and DNA damage and potential protective effects of selenium and zinc. Drug and chemical toxicology (2016) DOI: 10.1080/01480545.2016.1199564


Croatian Air Pollution Prevention Association

Croatian Chemical Society