Adriano Friganovic works at University Hospital Centre Zagreb as a head nurse of Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Medicine since 2016. Has worked in the Division of Anaesthesiology and Intensive care of cardiac surgery patients since 1997., and from 2005 has worked as a head nurse. He graduated bachelor and master degree in nursing at University of Applied Health Sciences in Zagreb, Croatia and now is a PhD candidate at Medical Faculty University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. Works as senior lecturer at University of Applied Health Sciences Zagreb, and he is senior lecturer at University of Applied Health Sciences Bjelovar.
Adriano is an acting president of Croatian Nurses Society of Anaesthesia, Reanimation, Intensive Care and Transfusion, president of Croatian National Nurses Federation, president of European Specialist Nurses Organizations, vice president of World Federation of Critical Care Nurses and Executive board member of International Federation of Nurse Anaesthetics. He established a national online journal Shock and was a inaugural editor in chief. He is also an editorial board member for several other journals.