Dr Ognjen Brborovic PhD MD

Chairman of Croatia’s Committee for Medical Cannabis. 

Dr Brborović, is from Zagreb, Croatia. He is Assistant Professor at the Department of Healthcare Organisation.

In 2012 he became vice-president of Croatian Public Health Society, one of the societies of the Croatian Medical Association. As a vice-president of Croatian Public Health Society he advocated medical usage of cannabis on numerous occasions, in private encounters, public lectures and media appearances. At the end of 2014, the Croatian Minister of Health appointed him as a President of the Ministerial Committee on Medical Cannabis that has successfully finished the first phase of work with legal changes necessary to deliver cannabis medicine to patients. Committee’s further tasks are to track medical usage and abuse of cannabis, suggests improvements, indications and guidelines for medical professionals.