Anna Beresova

Prof. PhDr. Anna Beresova, PhD (specialization: social work) is a university lecturer in social medicine and social work at the Department of Social and Behavioural Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, PJ Safarik University in Kosice. Her research interests are into the working environment of helping professions, especially social workers and nurses as a factor contributing to […]

Dagmar Breznoscakova

Dagmar Breznoscakova, MD, PhD (Psychiatry) is a researcher at the Department of Social and Behavioural Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, UPJS. She is also the Vice-president of Slovak Psychiatric Association, the CPT member Council of Europe in respect of Slovak Republic and governmental expert for Mental Health of Slovak Ministry of Health for European Commission. Since […]

Joke Fleer

My background is in Health Psychology and I was originally trained as a researcher. In 2006 I graduated with my thesis entitled ‘Quality of life of testicular cancer survivors’. After my graduation I continued doing research in the field of adjustment to chronic illness (e.g., cancer, diabetes, heart disease, chronic headache). One line of work […]

Magdalena Hagovska

Assoc. Prof. Magdalena Hagovská, PhD., Cert. MDT (specialization: physiotherapy) is university lecturer at the Department of Physiatry, Balneology, and Medical Rehabilitation UPJS FM and L. Pasteur Faculty University in Kosice since 2009. She is a co-guarantor of bachelor and master’s degree study in the field of Physiotherapy. Since 2012 she has been a supervisor of […]

Marian Jendrichovsky

Dr. Marian Jendrichovsky works as a researcher at the Department of Social and Behavioural Medicine UPJS FM and as a physiotherapist in the private sector. His main focus is practical applications of neurophysiological principles in diagnostics and therapy of movement disorders, development of new methods of senso-motor integration as well as ​​neurodynamic therapy in clinical […]

Zuzana Katreniakova

Zuzana Katreniakova, MD, PhD has more than 20 years of research experience in the topics of mental health, opportunities for health promotion to people in older age, and strengthening the public health system. As a member of the European Public Health Association (EUPHA) Governing Board and Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Slovak Public […]

Marcela Linkova

Marcela Linkova, DVM, PhD (Public Health, Veterinary Medicine) has been a university teacher at the PJ Safarik University in Kosice, Faculty of Medicine since 2003. In 2003-2008 she was teaching at the Department of Pathological Physiology in the study program on General Medicine and Public Health. Since 2009 she has been working at the Department […]

Zelmira Macejova

Prof. Zelmira Macejova, MD, PhD, MPH (specialization: internal medicine / rheumatology) is the Deputy Head for Education at the Department of Internal Medicine UPJS LF and Vice-dean at the Faculty of Medicine UPJS. She also works as a medical doctor/rheumatologist at the Department of Internal Medicine of L. Pasteur University Hospital in Kosice. Her research […]

Pavol Mikula

Pavol Mikula (1988) graduated from PJ Safarik University in Kosice, Faculty of Arts, as a psychologist. In September 2011 he started working at the Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine of PJ Safarik University (currently Department of Social and Behavioural Medicine) as a junior researcher. He defended his PhD thesis at the University of Groningen, continuing on a multiple sclerosis disease […]

Iveta Nagyova

Dr. Iveta Nagyova is the Head of the Department of Social and Behavioural Medicine and a Senior Research Leader at Pavol Jozef Safarik University in Kosice, Slovakia (UPJS; sbm.upjs.sk). She is also the President-elect of the European Public Health Association – EUPHA, President of the EUPHA on Chronic Diseases, and Chair of the EUPHA Section Council. Furthermore, […]