Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology


Bronchoscopy and Interventional Pulmonology working group is gathering medical doctors specialized and interested in respiratory medicine, involved in bronchoscopy and interventional pulmonology (IP). The workgroup goals are: promotion of knowledge and skills in area of bronchoscopy and IP, application of new methods and their promotion through specialized courses and meetings and cooperation with  European and World associations of bronchoscopists and IP (EABIP, WABIP). Beside standard diagnostic and therapeutic flexible bronchoscopy members of the workgroup  are involved in:


1. Diagnostic and therapeutic rigid bronchoscopy in general anesthesia

2. Application of argon plasma coagulation and electrocautery

3. Application of cryotherapy

4. Stent placement

5. Application of laser photocoagulation in IP

6. Application of endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)

7. Application of intraluminal brachytherapy (ILBT)


Chairs of the workgroup:

Ass dr Spasoje Popevic , prof dr Predrag Minic, dr Milan Grujic,

dr Zivka Uskokovic-Stefanovic


Members of the workgroup:

Dr Dragan Jovancevic

Dr Ana Stojanovic

Dr Slavisa Kostic

Dr Dragan Stanojevic

Dr Dejan Sofronic

Dr Branislav Ilic

Dr Djordje Tausan

Prof dr Marina Petrovic

Dr Nenad Stevic