Rastislav Maďar graduated from Jessenius Faculty of Medicine UK in Martin,
earned his Ph.D. at the Faculty of Medicine of Comenius University in Bratislava
in 2001, and he completed his residency, becoming a docent (associate
professor) in 2007. Since 1997, Doc. MUDr. Rastislav Maďar, Ph.D., MBA, FRCPS.
has specialized in epidemiology, prevention, and control of infectious diseases.
Since 2008, he has been the Medical Director at the Vaccination and Travel
Medicine Centre (Centrum očkování a cestovní medicíny) at the outpatients›
clinic in Ostrava-Hrabůvka. From 2009, he has worked as the Medical Director
and scientific guarantor of the greatest network of Vaccination and Travel
Medicine Centres in the Czech Republic. In 2015, he became a Member of the
Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland (with the post-nominal
title Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons). Since 2017,
he has led the Department of Epidemiology and Public Health at the Medical
Faculty of the University of Ostrava (Ústav epidemiologie a ochrany veřejného
zdraví Lékařské fakulty OU). In 2020, he was appointed the Dean of the Medical
Faculty of the University of Ostrava.
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