ABOUT Prof. Emeritus Dr. Brankica Krstevska

specialist internist - endocrinologist

Prof. Emeritus Dr. Brankica Krstevska. I enrolled in the Faculty of Medicine and I was not wrong. I was advancing in the profession. I became a doctor, then a specialist internist, and then a subspecialist-endocrinologist. As a professor, I was given the opportunity to teach young doctors and to selflessly impart knowledge to them, as much as they wanted.
During my many years of professional work, I have acquired the skill of diagnosing and treating people with diseases in the field of endocrinology and diabetes.

My professional field of work is: thyroid disorders, adrenal disorders, endocrine tumors, polycystic ovary syndrome and other reproductive disorders in women, diabetes, pregnancy and diabetes and other endocrine disorders in pregnancy. I do it all with my heart and since 2015 I am a consultant in PHI “Internal Medicine Center SRCE”.

Work experience and education:

Primary education: Primary school “11 October”, Skopje

Secondary education: High school “Rade Jovcevski Korcagin”, Skopje

Higher education: Faculty of Medicine at the University “St. Cyril and Methodius ”in Skopje, 1975


1975 – Geriatric Hospital, Skopje

1975 – 2015 – University Clinic for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders, Skopje

2015 – PHI – “Heart”, as a consultant

Positions and professional experience:

1977 – 1981 – Specialization in Internal Medicine, Clinic of Endocrinology, University Clinical Center, Skopje

1989 – Head of the Endocrinology Clinic

1987 – Endocrinologist from the Yugoslav Endocrinology Association (holds a certificate)

2003 – Subspecialist in Endocrinology and Diabetology, Faculty of Medicine, Skopje

1999-2007 – President of the Scientific Association of Endocrinologists and Diabetologists of Macedonia

2015 – Member of the National Diabetes Commission, Ministry of Health, Macedonia

University titles: Faculty of Medicine, University “St. Cyril and Methodius ”, ended in 1975

1985 – Selected an Internal Medicine Assistant

1997 – Completed her doctoral dissertation entitled “Hypothalamic-Pituitary-Adrenal and Ovarian Axis in Hirsutism” at the Medical Faculty, University “St. Cyril and Methodius ”

1998 – Elected a research associate at the Medical Faculty in Skopje

2002 – Elected Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine

2003 – Elected Associate Professor

2008 – Elected professor at the Medical Faculty in Skopje


Medical Chamber of Macedonia

Macedonian Medical Association

Scientific Association of Endocrinologists and Diabetologists of Macedonia

Association of internists of Macedonia

European Endocrinological Association

European Association for the Study of Diabetes

Postgraduate education:

University Cantonal Hospital – Geneva, Switzerland, 1995

WHO, Training Course for Educators in the Prevention of Chronic Complications of Diabetes, Grimmens, Switzerland, 1995

WHO, Training course for educators on diabetes, diabetic complications, diabetes and pregnancy, 2000, Skopje

Good Clinical Practice Course for Researchers – Holds GCP in ICH Certificate, Ohrid, 2000

ECE , postgraduate course in endocrinology, 2006, Ohrid

ECE , Postgraduate Course in Endocrinology, 2013, Zagreb

EASD, Postgraduate Course in Diabetology, 2016, Skopje

Education with participation in over 30 congresses in the country and abroad.

Project participant:

BIAsp-1069 : Multinational, randomized, controlled, double-blind study of parallel groups comparing the efficacy and safety of twice daily biphasic insulin aspart 30 and NPH insulin in subjects with type 2 diabetes from March to November 1999.

NN304-1385: Multicenter, multinational, open, randomized, parallel group study comparing insulin detemir + insulin aspart with NPH insulin + human soluble in subjects with type 2 diabetes on basal bolus therapy, October 2001 to July.

Improving Diabetes Care and Chronic Complications through Strict Glycemic Control in accordance with the National Diabetes Prevention Program, 2002-2004.

Professional contribution:

Founder of Reproductive Endocrinology in Women at the clinic.

Introduced gestational diabetes screening in pregnancy; special care for the management and treatment of women with gestational diabetes.

Awards and professional recognitions:

Medical Chamber of Macedonia Plaque, 2005

Acknowledgment, from the Association of Endocrinologists and Diabetologists of Macedonia, for successful long-term management of the association, Mavrovo, 2016

Acknowledgment for contribution to the development and work of the Faculty of Medicine, 70-year  jubilee of the Faculty, Skopje, 2017

Acknowledgment from the Association of Women of the City of Skopje, 1997.