prof. MUDr. David Cibula, CSc.
After graduating from the 1st Medical Faculty of Charles University in Prague, he joined the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics of the 1st Medical Faculty of Charles University, where he still works today. He first studied gynecological endocrinology, later focusing in gynecological oncology. Since 2003, he has been the head of the Oncogynecology Center at the General University Hospital in Prague. During his leadership, the center – originally a small unit – became one of the largest gynecologic oncology centers in Europe. His contribution to postgraduate education in onco-gynecological surgery is also very significant and includes the development of educational DVDs (also used abroad and approved by ESGO), the establishment of the ESGO video library (the site with the highets traffic on the ESGO educational portal), conducting of international internships in radical surgery (65 participants since 2007) and the establishment of the www.surgery4u.eu surgical portal.
He has previously served as President of the European Society of Gynecological Oncology, as well as leading the International Group on Guidelines and Quality Indicators in Cervical Surgery. He is the founder and chairman of the Central and Eastern European Collaborative Group for Clinical Studies in Oncogynecology. He also founded two charities supporting patients with gynecological oncological diseases and research in gynecological oncology. He is the author and co-author of hundreds of articles.
He cooperates with MEDIREX GROUP ACADEMY on the following project:
Center for Biomedical Research – BIOMEDIRES – II. stage