“Dr. Vodder / G. Wittlinger 2019” award


DSc Dragana Bojinović Rodić, MD, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Specialist in the Institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović” won the award at the Dr Vodder Academy International Conference 2019 which was held on 11 and 12 January in Austria. The prestigious award “Dr. Vodder / G. Wittlinger 2019” dr Bojinović-Rodić received for a presenation titled “Efficacy of decongestive therapy and intermittent pneumatic compression in patients with lymphedema of the arm after breast cancer treatment”. (more…)

Workshop “Help to Persons with Disabilities”


The Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr Miroslav Zotović” Banja Luka has organized a practical workshop entitled “Help to Persons with Disabilities” for five years in a row, at the initiative of the Police Training Administration. (more…)

Radionica “Pomoć osobama sa invaliditetom”


Zavod za fizikalnu medicinu i rehabilitaciju,,Dr Miroslav Zotović“ Banja Luka na inicijativu Uprave za policijsku obuku već petu godinu za redom organizuje praktično-edukativnu radionicu pod nazivom ,,Pomoć osobama sa invaliditetom“. (more…)

Promoting and Celebrating World Occupational Therapy Day 2018


On the occasion of the World Occupational Therapy Day, at the Institute”Dr Miroslav Zotović” Lea Šuc, head OT of the Institute for Rehabilitation “Soča” from Ljubljana and the president of the pediatric section of the Association of Occupational Therapists of Slovenia, held a lecture “The model of organizing occupational therapy in the educational process for quality inclusion of children with special needs in primary schools”. The lecture was held on Monday, October 22nd in the Congress Hall of Spa Slatina. Many occupational therapists and other health workers and associates from the Institute and other institutions and NGOs attended this lecture.  

Team of the Children’s Department from “Dr Miroslav Zotović” Institute at the 21st Summer Academy in Zadar


The multidisciplinary team of the Children’s Department from “Dr Miroslav Zotović” Institute traditionally attended the Summer Academy organized by the Croatian Academy for Developmental Habilitation. This year’s 21st Summer Academy was held on 27.08.2018. – 29.08.2018. in Zadar. (more…)

Exchange of information and experiences on pulmononary rehabilitation – representatives of the institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović” visiting general hospitals Prijedor


Representatives of the Institute „Dr Miroslav Zotović“ Banja Luka, on August 29, 2018. visited the Prijedor General Hospital where they exchanged information with their colleagues, internists and pulmonologists, about the development of pulmonary rehabilitation in the Republic of Srpska.

Since the beginning of the year, the pulmonary rehabilitation team has been functioning at the location of the Zavod in Slatina, where natural resources contribute to the ideal conditions for the rehabilitation of pulmonary patients.


Institute “Dr Miroslav Zotović” bought Gerontological center “Slateks” at the auction


On the auction Gerontological Center’s “Slateks” property held on 21.8.2018. the Institute for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation “Dr. Miroslav Zotović” bought the Gerontological Center “Slateks” at the minimum price of 2.200.000 KM.

Institute „Dr Miroslav Zotović“ has decided for this business move taking into account the existing capacities and natural resources available in Slatina as well as the needs for health protection and health care services for the population.


Capillaroscopy – a new diagnostic method in “Dr Miroslav Zotović” Institute


In order to improve and expand the services, from August 20, at the “Dr Miroslav Zotović” Institute in Slatina we are introducing Capillaroscopy – a new diagnostic method for patients with rheumatic diseases, which will be conducted by Dr Sandra Grubiša-Vujasinović, spec. physiatrist – rheumatologist.

Capillaroscopy is a simple, safe and painless method of displaying the morphological structure of the nail capillary, in people with already established systemic inflammatory rheumatic disease or with a suspicion of it. (more…)