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ZLATKO KOPECKI

Treasurer

Zlatko is a Senior Research Fellow based at University of South Australia in Adelaide, South Australia. His doctoral studies centered on developing novel therapies for patients with skin blistering diseases and he has been working in the field since 2007. His latest work is focussed on combating wound infection in blistered wounds.

Zlatko has been a DEBRA Australia director since 2013 and joined DEBRA International in 2016. He is passionate about the EB Without Borders programme and has led the development of DEBRA Cuba. Additionally, Zlatko's clinical studies led to development of the in-home nursing program for EB sufferers in Australia. As Treasurer of DEBRA International he hopes to work with the Executive Committee in developing long-term sustainability and support for national DEBRAs around the world.