CURRICULUM VITAE

NAME: VLADIMIR TESAR

V. Tesar

DOB May 5, 1957
   
Address

Department of Nephrology, 1st School of Medicine, Charles University,
U nemocnice 2, 128 08 Prague 2, 128 08, Czech Republic

   
E-mail vladimir.tesar@lf1.cuni.cz
    
EDUCATION

1982 – graduation , 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles Univ., Prague
1991 - thesis for Ph.D.: Renal complications of liver cirhosis
1999 – professor of medicine, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague
1999 – 2005 - vice-dean of the 1st School of Medicine for research and science
2003 – head – Department of Nephrology, Charles University, Prague
2004 – graduation on Prague International Business School, MBA

     

ACTIVITY IN SCIENTIFIC SOCIETIES

1999 – 2004 president of the Czech Society of Nephrology,
2010 – 2012 president of the Czech Society of Nephrology

    
MEMBERSHIPS

ERA/EDTA (since 1994),  Scientific Advisory Board of ERA/EDTA (since 2009)
ASN (since 1994), Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology (since 2005),
ISN,  International Society for Blood Purification (member of the Board)

    
EDITORIAL BOARDS

Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation – subject editor (since 2009)
Kidney and Blood Pressure Research – managing editor (since 2009)
Blood Purification – member of the editorial board

   
ORGANIZATION AND INTERNATIONAL CONGRESSES
1998 – president of the 17th Annual Meeting of the International Society of  Blood Purification
2003  -  president – 11th International ANCA and Vasculitis Workshop  
2005  -  president – 6th European Meeting on Peritoneal Dialysis
2007  –  president of the 25th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Blood Purification
for 2011 – president of the 48th congress of ERA/EDTA
smaller meetings and educational courses: 3rd meeting of the International Federation of Kidney Foundations, meeting of the European Vasculitis Study Group, Nephrology Winter School
     
THE MOST IMPORTANT SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS

Publications-  author or co-author of more than 240 publications (SCI around 1900), including NEJM, Annals of Internal Medicine, NDT, AJKD, KI, Rheumatology, Blood Purification, Journal of Nephrology, Annals of Rheumatic Diseases, Journal of Hypertension, etc.

    
MAIN AREAS OF INTEREST

Glomerular disease, namely ANCA-associated vasculitis and lupus nephritis, cardiovascular complications of renal disease, genetic diseases of the kidney