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MIROSLAV ZAVORAL



Date of birth:  28 November 1953, Litoměřice, Czech Republic

 

EDUCATION:
- Charles University School of Medicine (MD degree) 1980
- Board certificate in internal medicine: 1983
- Consultant in gastroenterology: 1987
- Consultant in internal medicine: 2000
- PhD degree at the Military School of Medicine, Hradec Kralove, Czech
  Republic: 2000
- Assistant professor of internal medicine at the 2nd Medical faculty,

  Charles University, Prague Czech Republic: 2003

 

AFFILIATIONS:
- Registrar: Department of Medicine, County Hospital Usti nad Labem,
  Czech Republic 1980-81
- Fellowship in internal medicine: Department of Medicine, County Hospital
  Usti nad Labem,
- Czech Republic 1981-83
- Fellowship in gastroenterology: Department of Medicine, County Hospital
  Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic 1983-1987
- Consultant in gastroenterology: Department of Medicine, County Hospital
  Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic 1987-1990
- Consultant in gastroenterology: Department of Medicine, Faculty

  Polyclinics, Charles University School of Medicine, Prague, Czech Republic

  1990-1997
- Head of Department: 2nd Department of Medicine, Institute for Postgraduate
  studies in gastroenterology, Military Hospital Prague, Czech republic
  1997-2003
- Head of Department: 2nd Department of Medicine, Clinic of Gastreonetrology
  and Hepatology of the 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University Prague
  Institute for Postgraduate Studies in Gastroenterology, Military Hospital
  Prague, Czech republic 2003 – 2004
- Head of Department of Medicine of 1st Faculty of Medicine of Charles
  University and Central Militaty Hospital Prague and Postgraduate Studies in
  gastroenterology 2005 – until now

MEMBERSHIPS:
- Czech Society of Gastroenterology - vice president since 2002
- Endoscopic section of the Czech Society of Gastroenterology – president
  since 2002
- American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
- European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
- European group for Colorectal cancer screening
- European pancreatic club
- European Board of gastroenterology (EUMS) – CME education committee
- Czech national committee for colorectal cancer screening – president
- WGO-OMGE/OMED Joint Education and Training Committe

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERSHIPS:
- Endoscopy
- Ceská a slovenská gastroenterologie a hepatologie
- Folia gastroenterologica et hepatica
- Endoskopie

 

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES AND PUBLICATIONS:
- Research activities focused on research in pancreatology and GI oncology,
  research supported by 5 national grants. More than 70 articles published in
  Czech and international journals. Contributions to 11 textbooks and
  monographs published in Czech language.

 

AWARDS:
- 1999 ESGE award for public and professional awareness campaign in
  secondary prevention of colorectal cancer.

 

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Miroslav Zavoral