Jasna Mesaric - ESQH President - Brief CV

Associate Professor at the University of Zagreb School of Medicine and assistant Managing Director for Quality and Education of Agency for Quality and Accreditation in Health Care and social Welfare (AQAH), Croatia.
She is specialized in transfusion medicine with postgraduate qualification in Hematology, Clinical Pediatric and Leadership and Management of Health Services. She is president of the Croatian Society for Quality Improvement in Healthcare, Croatian Medical Association (as of 2007); member of the European Society for Quality in Healthcare (ESQH) Executive Board; member of the EU Patient Safety and Quality of Care Expert Group.

She had a leadership role in launching WHO PATH (Performance Assessment Tools for Hospitals) program in the framework of BCA-WHO and Ministry of Health.
Through the years she has been active and involved in a wide range of issues and initiatives associated with the development of a national standards and quality healthcare improvement. She was a Managing Director of AQAH from June 2013 to December 2014. She has experience in EU Project: “EU Network for Patient Safety and Quality of Care, PaSQ JA” = Leader of Work Package 2: Dissemination of the JA (2012–2016).