Facts, Hopes and Challenges
Goranka Tanackovic was trained as a scientist and holds PhD degrees from the University of Zagreb and University of Geneva. Simultaneously, she successfully completed an entrepreneurship program at Babson College, Wellesley, USA. During her academic career, she successfully led various research projects and obtained numerous research grants. Results of her work are recognized through the publications in high-impact peer-reviewed journals. Since 2011, she has been the CEO of Gene Predictis, a pioneering Swiss company specialized in precision medicine offering innovative diagnostic tools based on genetics that allow tailored treatments for patients. Since 2017, Dr Tanackovic has also taught courses on Personal genomics and predictive genetics for Certificate in Industrial Life Science (CILS) program of the University of Geneva. She is passionate about translating progresses in scientific research into health-care solutions for patients.