Dean’s Prize for a team from University Hospital Brno, FM MU, and IBA MU
The Prize of the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Masaryk University for the Most Important Contribution to the Development of Clinical Medicine in 2016 was awarded for the article “Fertility status of Hodgkin lymphoma patients treated with chemotherapy and adjuvant gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogues”, which was published in the Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics.
The team of authors also involved Jiri Jarkovsky from IBA MU, who participated in the statistical analysis of data. This prospective observational study analysed the fertility status of Hodgkin lymphoma patients who were treated with different types of chemotherapy while receiving GnRH analogues to preserve ovarian function.
- Huser M, Šmardová L, Janků P, Crha I, Žáková J, Štourač P, Ventruba P.: Fertility status of Hodgkin lymphoma patients treated with chemotherapy and adjuvant gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogues. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics 2015; 32(8): 1187–1193.
Major European activity in the fight against cancer with the Czech participation
With the end of 2021 approaching, the EU iPAAC Joint Action is also coming to an end. Its main output is an online database of projects, activities and recommendations in various areas of cancer prevention and care, to the development of which the joint workplace of the Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses at the Faculty of Medicine of the Masaryk University and the Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic has significantly contributed.
Infomore.cz project wins AMEC Awards 2021
The Infomore.cz website has recently won the AMEC Awards, a global competition for media analysts. The project won in the category focused on effective planning, research and evaluation of communication.
A new study programme Public Health has been accredited
On 24 June 2020, MU’s Faculty of Medicine received accreditation for a new MSC study programme Public Health for 7 years. First students will start their education in this programme probably in the academic year 2021/2022.