Tributes pour in for Prof Marjan Kljakovic

Professor Kljakovic, most recently professor of general practice at Australian National University, died of a heart attack. He was 57.

College president Dr Claire Jackson described Professor Kljakovic as “an enthusiastic GP who promoted the role of the expert generalist broadly and passionately”.

He was “highly regarded around the country as illustrative of how GPs can collectively produce quality, clinically relevant research”.

Professor Kljakovic was also director of the academic unit of general practice at Canberra