Prof. PhDr. Valérie Tóthová, Ph.D.

She has been involved in the education of nurses for thirty six years - first at a secondary nursing school and later, for almost 20 years, at the University where she has gradually developed the Bachelor, subsequent Master and Doctor type of studies in nursing. In 2008, she became the first professor of nursing in the Czech Republic. Her scientific and research activities are focused primarily on transcultural nursing, on reflection of the quality of life in nursing, on prevention of cardiovascular diseases, obesity and overweight. She has published more than 200 scientific works in national or international scientific journals. She is author and co-author of several monographs or monograph chapters. She closely cooperates with national and international universities. She is member of several academic councils of universities and faculties and of editorial boards of scientific and specialized journals.