Steven Pavletic, M.D. MS

President of the Association of Croatian American Professionals (ACAP) and Medical Oncologist at National Cancer Institute

Dr. Steven Zivko Pavletic M.D, MS is a Medical oncologist, clinical investigator and head of the Graft-versus Host and Late Effect Section of the National Cancer Institute (NCI), Center for Cancer Research, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.  He is an Adjunct Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. He has published more than 300 papers and is a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha National Honor Medical Society.  Dr. Pavletic is the recipient of the NCI director’s Individual Merit Award and serves in leadership roles of US professional organizations in hematology, oncology and bone marrow transplantation. Since 2018, he has been a corresponding member of the Croatian National Academy of Arts and Sciences. Dr. Pavletic founded the Croatian professional club in Washington DC “Hrvatska Ura”.  He is Vice-president and cofounder of ACAP and chairs the Medical and Health Sciences Section.

Presentation title: Travel to get health – US and Croatia parallels