Prof. Dr. Sekib Sokolovic studied Medicine at the Sarajevo University, Bosnia and Herzegovina and graduated in 1983. He received his PhD degree in 2004 at the same institution. He obtained the position of an Professor in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Vascular Disease and Rheumatology at the same institution. He gained subspecialty training in Rheumatology at University of California Irvine, L.A. and later subspecialty in Cardiology at Medical Faculty of Sarajevo. He has published research articles in SCI(E) journals.), reviewer of many scientific journals worldwide and invited speaker at domestic and international medical scientific conferences and symposia.