Viktor Kočka

Third Faculty of Medicine, Czech Republic


Curriculum Vitae Assoc. Prof. Viktor Kočka, M.D., Ph.D., FESC Chief Interventional Cardiologist Cardiocentre, Third Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and University Hospital Královské Vinohrady Ruská 87, Praha 10, 10000. Tel.: 00420 267 162 701, email: Education and Qualification January 2017 Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Charles University September 2014 PhD at Charles University in Prague. PhD thesis was awarded Bolzano prize. September 2004 Fellow of European Society of Cardiology - FESC August 2003 European Cardiologist 2003 awarded by European Board for the Specialty of Cardiology May 17th 1995 Doctor of Medicine – MD, the 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague Employment November 1st 2006 - now: Chief Interventional Cardiologist, Cardiocentre of Third Faculty of Medicine - Charles University and University Hospital Královské Vinohrady, Prague 2010 – now: Global proctor for CoreValve transcatheter aortic valve implantation, Medtronic Scientific activity – publications, books Research in the field of interventional cardiology – from basic science to coronary intervention with special interest in bioresorbable coronary stents to complex structural heart valve percutaneous interventions. Several academic projects are part of PRAGUE study series. Author or co-author of 50 publications with impact factor per Web of Science database. Overall Web of Science citations: 475, H – index 10 Personal information Born in 1970 in Prague. Married to Radka, two sons named Jan and Matěj. The main interests are mountains in all forms – hiking, climbing and lately also biking and photography. Prague, August 15th 2018 Assoc. Prof. Viktor Kočka, M.D., Ph.D, FESC

Biography Updated on 17 August 2018

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