International Clinical Research Center

Stroke Research Program

of St. Anne's University Hospital in Brno

About institution

International Clinical Research Centre of St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno (FNUSA-ICRC) is a new generation science and research centre focusing on finding new methods, technologies and medicaments for effective prevention, early diagnostics and individualized treatment of cardiovascular and neurological diseases. These are among the most widespread diseases in the modern society.

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Contribution to stroke research

ICRC-STROKE with the Director of Stroke Research Program at St. Anne’s University Hospital in Brno Prof. Robert Mikulík is the initiator of the stroke research cluster and often a starter of new projects and ideas. The research program interconnects experienced professionals from various research and clinical areas of human and veterinary medicine  and young talented scientists from other research institutions, holds regular meetings and keeps the collaboration in progress. It is the last link in the chain before the results of previous exploring are implemented into practice and applied into patient treatment.

Who's In?

Motivated and enthusiastic professionals with the goal to perform meaningful research that impacts people’s life.

  • Robert Mikulík

    Robert Mikulík

    Robert Mikulík is a Professor of Neurology and the Director of Stroke Research Program at St. Anne’s University Hospital in Brno. For more than 20 years his research activites are focusing on stroke. He is dedicated to the continuous improvement of the quality of care and leads a comprehensive projects to improve stroke management. In 2017, he was awarded the Spirit of Excellence award for his long-standing and successful activities in the organization of stroke care and treatment at national and international level.

  • Peter Scheer

    Peter Scheer

    Peter is a postdoctoral researcher with the main interest in translational research and development of animal models. His expertise is an experimental surgery in mammals and in vivo imaging techniques. Top of interest is cardiovascular diseases especially brain stroke, myocardial infarct and circulatory failure.

  • Jana Hložková

    Jana Hložková

    Jana is a postdoctoral researcher with the main research interest in translational research in animal models (rats and rabbits). Top of interest is study of cardiovascular diseases on animal models and rodent anesthesia.

  • Jana Doležalová

    Jana Doležalová

    Jana is a medical writer supporting the publishing activity and helps with preparing the material to conferences. The top of her interest is acute ischemic stroke and improvements in treatment implemented into clinical practice.

  • Sumeet Gulati

    Sumeet Gulati

    Sumeet is a medical student at the Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University currently working with our team. Main areas of his activities include basic research focused on in vitro thrombolytic studies and expanding upon previous novel methods developed through ICRC.

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