Scientific Programme

Click here to download: dass-zagreb-2016-book-of-abstracts-programme published in the scientific journal Acta stomatologica Croatica.



Thursday, June 9, 2016 (Gunduliceva street 5)

16:30 Registration (lecture room Gunduliceva 5)
18:00 – 19:30 Zagreb guided walking tour
20:00 Welcome Evening

Friday, June 10, 2016 (lecture room Gunduliceva street 5)

08:00 –  8:30 Registration

09:00 – 10:30 Opening: Marking of the 50th anniversary of the Department of Dental Anthropology

10:30 – 11:15 Coffee break & Birthday cake
11:15 – 13:35 Oral session: Dental Anthropology I

13:35 – 14:30 Banquet lunch
14:30 – 16:20 Oral session: Dental Anthropology II
16:20 – 16:30 Break

16:30 – 17:50 Oral session: Forensic Odontology

18:00   All together photo

20:30 – 23:30  Gala Dinner

Saturday, June 11, 2016 (lecture room Gunduliceva street 3)

08:00 – 08:30 Poster mounting
08:30 – 09:45 Combined session: Invited Lecture Prof. Kurt Alt and poster presentations

09:45 – 10:15 Coffee break

10:15 – 12:30 Workshop Part I
12:30 – 14:00 Lunch for workshop participants
14:00 – 16:00 Workshop Part II
16:00      Closing
16:45 Museum Tour
20:30 After-workshop party





Friday, 10 June 2016

Ceremonial marking of the 50th Anniversary of the Department of Dental Anthropology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb


Prof. Zvonimir Kaić and Assistant Prof. Jelena Dumančić

Department of dental anthropology: our 50 years

Prof. Hrvoje Brkić

The development of Forensic dentistry in the Department of dental anthropology

Assistant Prof. Marin Vodanović

A brief overview of recent research activities in paleodontology in Croatia

Dr. Ivana Savić Pavičin

Forty years of bone research in Department of dental anthropology



Friday, 10 June 2016

Scientific symposium “Dental Anthropology – Historical Perspective and Current Trends”


Prof. Kurt W. Alt

Center of Natural and Cultural History of Man, Danube Private University, Krems-Stein, Austria

Department of Biomedical Engineering and Integrative Prehistory and Archaeological Science IPAS, Basel University, Switzerland

Historical perspectives of dental anthropology

The grimace of battle – a mass grave from the thirty years’ war: dental, forensic and social aspects in the lives of soldiers

Prof. G. Richard Scott

Department of Anthropology, University of Nevada Reno, USA

Tooth crown and root morphology:  global variation and new application in individual ancestry determination

Prof. emeritus Tore Solheim

Dental Faculty, University of Oslo, Norway

Dental age assessment

Associate Prof. Inger Wårdh

Department of Dental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Modern ageing in Sweden: clinical aspects of dental anthropology

Saturday, 11 June 2016, 9.30 – 16.00h

Workshop: Arizona State University Dental Anthropology System

Workshop leader: Prof. G. Richard Scott

Department of Anthropology, University of Nevada Reno, USA