Gordana Mendaš Starčević

Biochemistry and Organic Analytical Chemistry Unit

PhD / Senior Scientific Associate

Place and date of birth

Ivanec, 25 October 1971

Education

  • 2007- University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, PhD
  • 1997-2001- University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science, Department of Chemistry, M.Sc.

Work Experience

  • 1997 – INSTITUTE FOR MEDICAL RESEARCH AND OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH
  • 1 May-1 Sep 1997 Food industry ”Vindija” d.d., Varaždin

Fields of interest

Development and validation of analytical methods for determination of pesticides residues in environmental and biological samples, assessment of human exposure: Performing analytical chemistry assays based on new and existing methodologies; using analytical techniques and instrumentation such as gas and high performance liquid chromatography; interpreting data; reporting scientific results.

Additional training

  • 1998. – EUROTOX Education Course ”Principles in Risk Assessment”, Pula
  • 2000. –Chair of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry and Chemical Technology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2003. – Special Liquid Chromatography Export Training Course, Varian Ltd., Walton-on-Thames, UK
  • 2013. –study visit ”Assessing Health Risk from Pesticides, Including Analysis of Pesticide Residues in Human Biological Material”, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, International Center for Rural Health, S. Paolo Hospital Unit, University of Milan, Italy

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Memberships

  • Croatian Chemical Society

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