Marko Jovanović was born on 11.04.1972 in Ćuprija. He enrolled the Faculty of Medicine in the academic year 1991/92, and graduated on 30.03.1998 at the Faculty of Medicine, the University of Belgrade. He is a specialist in general surgery, specialist in cardiac surgery, Master of Science and works as a cardiac surgeon at the Cardiac Surgery Clinic of the Institute. He was also selected an assistant in the subject of surgery with anesthesiology at the Faculty of Medicine in Belgrade and a lecturer at the Academy of Educational and Medical Vocational Studies in Ćuprija. He completed the third year of doctoral studies at the Faculty of Economics (FEFA) in Belgrade. He is a member of the Association for Cardio-Thoracic and Laparoscopic Surgery, as well as the Football Association of Serbia. The area of subspecialty he is interested in is minimally invasive procedures in cardiac surgery. He is fluent in English, and speaks German to certain extent.