1982-87 Gradual study – Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovak Republic, finished with Rector’s price
1987 Pharm.D thesis:“Inhibitory effect of Ca antagonists on anaphylactic release of histamine”. Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava
1988-92 Postgradual study – Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University. Bratislava, Slovak Republic
1993 PhD thesis: “Effect of concomitant application of Ca antagonist and magnesium on contractility smooth muscle” Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University. Bratislava,
2003 Habilitation in Pharmacology: Thesis: “Calcium Channel Blockers-molecular Pharmacology and new therapeutic mechanism of action.” Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava
2009 Professor of Pharmacology, inauguration by President of Slovak Republic
Present academic and scientific positions:
2001 Director of the Laboratory of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology, International Laser Centre, Bratislava
2002 Chair of the Division of Pharmacological Propaedeutic. Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University Bratislava
Senior Lecturer for Physiological Pharmacology, Faculty of Nature Sciences, Comenius, University, Bratislava
2003 Vice-chair of the Ethical Committee of the Bratislava region
2005 Assessor of Slovak State Institute for Pharmacy Control
2010 Member of Research Board, Charles University, Praha, Czech Republic
2010 Vice-chair of the Ethical Committee Bratislava Region.
2011 Member of Research Board, University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy, Kosice Slovakia
2013 Professor of Pharmacy, University of Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy, Kosice Slovak Republic
2015 Chair of the Ethical Committee of Association of Innovative Pharmaceutical Industry (AIFP)
2016 Medicines Policy Adviser of Minister of Health
2017 Adviser of the State secretary of Ministry of Education, Science and Sport,
1992 MRC of Canada award. 4 months study stay at Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Canada
1993-1994 Postdoctoral stay at laboratory of Dr. B.S.Tuana, foundated by MDC of Canada Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Canada
1996-2001 Visiting scientist, Dept. Pharmacology and toxicology, Catholic University of Louvain, UCL, Brusselles, Belgium
2004 Visiting scientist, (1 month) Research Centre, Sainte Justine Hospital, Montreal, Canada
2005-2011 Head of Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University, Bratislava.
2009-2014 Dean of Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University of Bratislava
Chair of Research Board of Faculty of Pharmacy, Comenius University Bratislava Member of Research Board, Comenius University Bratislava
Member of Research Board, Faculty of Pharmacy, Charles University, Hradec Králove, Czech Republic
Member of Research Board, Faculty of Pharmacy, Veterinary and Pharmacy University, Brno Czech Republic
Member of Research Board, Ministry of Health, Slovak Republic
2010-2014 Member of Research Board, Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology, Slovakia
2010-2015 Member of Research Board, Slovak Research and Development Agency
2011-2015 Member of Research Board, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University of Bratislava, Slovak Republic
2012-2018 Member/Alternant, Commission for Advanced Medicines, EMA London,
2013-2015 Professor of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Comenius University of Bratislava
Supervisor of pregradual and postgradual students
Defeated thesis for 8 Bachelor of Medicinal devices. 124 Master of Pharmacy, 43 Pharm.D., 2 RN.D. 8 Ph.D. Students
in process: 6 Master of Pharmacy, 3 Pharm.D.; 5 Ph.D.
Up to March 2019:
>650 Publications (including: 3 Book chapter, >100 Peer-reviewed papers and >300 Abstracts from international conferences), 3 Books Co-author, 1 Book Co-editor, and 3 Textbooks
1989 Slovak Pharmacological Society
2014 British Pharmacological Society
2016 American Heart Association (AHA)
2016 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
More than 20 international and 3x Slovak´s departments.
3x international projects 1x FP EU, 10x Slovak grants
Other relevant information
1985 Award of Slovak Academic of Science: “The best student science work”
1989-1992 Member of Academic Senate; Medical Faculty Comenius University.
1995-1996 Secretary of Academic Senate; Faculty of Pharmacy. Comenius University.
2003-2009 Member of Academic Senate of Comenius University.
2015-2017 Member of the Men’s Health EU Advisory Board
Member of Editorial Board: Clinical Osteology, Folia Medica, Czech and Slovak Pharmacy, Farmaceutický obzor, Lekárnik, Bedeker Zdravia, Recept, Monitor Medicíny