Read the introductory address delivered by Zeljka Crncevic Orlic at the opening of the 8th Croatian Congress of Endocrinology with international participation. 

It is my great pleasure to have the honour of inviting you to participate in the 8. Croatian Congress of Endocrinology with international participation. I look forward to welcoming you there from 26th – 29th October 2017 in Opatija, a city renowned for its history, music and culture. I wish you an inspiring and stimulating meeting of striving to promote excellence in endocrinology and diabetology.

The meeting promises new insights into the research findings and health care in endocrinology and diabetology. I wish all participants a productive and engaging meeting and invite you all to experience the Croatian hospitality. I am confident that you will take home much new information as well as fond memories of your time in Opatija.


Prof. Željka Crnčević Orlić Congress president