Academy of Medical Sciences of Bosnia and Herzegovina – AMNuBiH is established on 20 October 2009 in Sarajevo in order to promote biomedical science in B&H through scientific projects, publication of biomedical scientific and research publications, organization of scientific and professional meetings, etc. At the Constituent meeting of AMNuBiH organized on 20 October 2009 was appointed the Governing bodies and adopted Normative acts of AMNuBiH.
We also prepared a proposal for admission of new AMNuBiH members and the first Academy members of AMNuBiH were admitted on 20 December 2009 at the Rectorate of the University of Sarajevo and on that occasion for academics are appointed: Izet Masic, President, Mirko Grujic, Vice president, Osman Sinanovic, Vice President, Zoran Hadziahmetovic, Secretary general, then, Vjekoslav Gerc, Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Abdulah Kucukalic, President of the Ethics Committee and Marko Buksa, Mehmed Gribajcevic, Izet Hozo, Jasenko Karamehic, Muharem Zildzic, Sukrija Zvizdic for full members of AMNuBiH, and Jacob Bergsland, Benjamin Djulbegovic, Asim Kurjak as correspondent members, with Zeljko Reiner and Pavle Milenkovic for honorary AMNuBiH members.
AMSBiH activities are:
- organization of scientific and professional meetings,
- publishing which enables scientists and researchers to promote medical sciences and improve the health of BiH population,
- publishing of AMSBiH annual and Journal Medicinski arhiv (Medical Archives) and other for which Presidency of the Academy or its Boards evaluate that with quality can be a journals of AMSBiH,
- cooperation with institutions in the country and abroad which goals and activities are the same or similar to one of AMSBiH.
Work of AMSBiH and its entities is public and transparent, available to public information media, with possible valorization of its activities by official and non official institutions following science and scientific work in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Journals: Medical Archives, Acta Informatica Medica and Materia Socio Medica became the official journals of AMNuBiH.