Lidija graduated from the Faculty of Medicine in 1983. with an average score of 10 (ten). Became the "Best graduate student" by Serbian Medical Society's.She specialized in pediatrics at Faculty of Medicine, University of Belgrade in 1991. After completed neonatology fellowship at the Medical Faculty in Belgrade became sub-specialist in the field of neonatology in 2003. Lidija Obtained a Master's degree in 2007 and successfully defended my Master's thesis" The connection between intracranial bleeding and occurrence of retinopathy of prematurity" in 2007. Ph.D. in neonatology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Montenegro (thesis) „Serum levels of "Insulin-like growth factor type 1" in the prediction of disease of prematurity“ in 2012. Since 2010. Assistant professor at the Medical faculty in Podgorica. Since 2011.Mentor for internship specialist pediatrics.
Lidija Banjac research interest includes Neonatal intensive care; Mechanical ventilation; Prematurity; Retinopathy of prematurity; Neonatal myasthenia gravis; Neonatal tetanus; Intracranial hemorrhage; Bronchopulmonary dysplasia; Hemophilia and others