School of Medicine in Rijeka
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The School of Medicine in Rijeka was Founded 50 years ago on the 21st of November 1955, the first such faculty established in Croatia outside Zagreb. Since 1957/58 the School
of Medicine Council has worked independently as the School of Medicine's professional council.
The School of Medicine is a public higher education institution that as part of Rijeka University organises university and professional courses, and develops educational and scientific activities in the biomedical and healthcare areas. Moreover, the school prepares students for their future profession on the basis of the latest scientific insights and methods. The School of Medicine is also engaged in fulfilling the social interests of its students ant promotes international, especially European, cooperation in higher education and scientific activities.