Dr Mirko Spiroski is a graduate of the Skopje Faculty of Medicine (1972), where he later obtained his MSc (1978), and PhD (1989) degrees. He is the founder and Director of the Institute of Immunobiology and Human Genetics at the Faculty of Medicine in Skopje, Macedonia. He introduced several subjects in the curricula at the Faculties of Medicine (Immunology and Human genetics), Natural Sciences (Immunochemistry with basic immunology, Biochemistry-3, Immunogenetics), Physical Education (Genetics in sport), and in the Master of Sciences postgraduate program in Public Health (Public health genetics). His research interest is immunology, but he has also published in the fields of molecular anthropology and human genetics. He was Secretary general and Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the journal Godishen zbornik na Medicinski Fakultet Skopje, and Editor-in-Chief of the Macedonian Journal of Medicine. Dr Mirko Spiroski is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences, previously known as Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences. From February 1, 2017 he is employed at Special Hospital Filip Vtori, Skopje, Macedonia.