General University Hospital in Prague
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Charles Universita in Prague
Head of Department
prof. Alois Martan, M.D., D.Sc.
A complex OBGYN department, serving as a tertiary centre for perinatology (EAPM accredited), gynaecologic oncology (ESGO accredited), and urogynaecology (EUGA accredited); with 283 beds, ?4500 deliveries, ? 2000 major and ? 2500 minor gynaecological surgeries, ? 150.000 outpatient visits; the team is composed of 45 specialists, 20 fellows and 25 trainees; well-structured postgraduate training program with individual tutors, regular assessments and annual evaluation of the entire program; institutional program for foreign visiting trainees and fellows in English available in all four main sub-specialties; PhD program available at the 1st Faculty of Medicine (currently 13 students at the Department); weekly institutional educational seminars; trainees and fellows involved in internal audits and evaluations; simulation centre available for obstetrical procedures, laparoscopic surgery and resuscitation training; weekly multidisciplinary boards in perinatology and gynaecologic oncology with active participation of trainees and fellows; a comprehensive research program coordinated by chairs of subspecialties (perinatology, gynaecological oncology, urogynaecology, endoscopic surgery, reproductive endocrinology, IVF unit), 6 ongoing national and international grants, successful publication outcome (?100 peer reviewed publications annually ).
Strong points of centre
Large team of erudite lecturers
Trainees take part in research
Large work load
Outstanding cooperation between clinicians and teaching staff