Jan Škrha, MD, PhD (CZ)
Jan Škrha jr., MD, PhD is a physician at the Third Department of Internal Medicine at General University Hospital, Charles University in Prague.
He studied medicine at the First Faculty of Medicine of Charles University in Prague and graduated in 2009. Subsequently, he underwent training in Internal Medicine, which he completed in 2014. All along, he has been clinically and scientifically active in diabetology and finished his specialization in Endocrinology in 2018.
His PhD study was focused on the pathobiochemistry of diabetes vascular complications, in particular advanced glycation and its early detection, and was finished in 2018. His scientific work has been presented on many congresses worldwide and published in both local and international scientific journals. He is a recipient of several awards, including Poster Winner on International Forum for the Advancement of Diabetes Research and Care, Barcelona, 2017, Scientific Innovation Award by International society of antioxidants on the 3rd World Congress on Maillard reaction & Glycation in Budapest 2016, or Best Abstracts Award at the international CODHy Congress in Prague 2010.
He has been participating in several research grants and projects. Moreover, he has been very active in teaching of medical students.