PhDr. Hana Štěpánková, Ph.D.
researcher
working at:  RP1 Experimental Neurobiology
v instituci:  2005 - present
telephone: (+420) 283 088 240
e-mail: hana.stepankova@nudz.cz
curriculum vitae


Researcher, psychologist devoted to the interdisciplinary question of aging and old age. I cooperate with clinical deprartments of other institutions on projects related to neurodegenerative diseases of old age. I am also interested in healthy aging, especially from the view of neuropsychology.

I promote geropsychology among professional and general public through informative and educational activities and publications. I am a representative of the Czech-Moravian Psychologial Society at the Standing Committee on GeroPsychology at the European Federation of Psychologists' Associations.

Interests / hobbies

Psychologie stárnutí a stáří; kognitivní funkce; kognitivní trénink; pracovní paměť.

Professional training and experience

2003 - 2009: Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Arts, Psychology Department
2005 - 2014: Prague Psychiatric Center
2015 - present: National Institute of Mental Health

Membership in professional organizations

2007 - present: Czech-Moravian Psychological Association

Thesis

2010 - 2014: The impact of working memory training on fluid intelligence in young-old adults

Publications

Most important publications

ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ, H., LUKAVSKÝ, J., BUSCHKUEHL, J., KOPEČEK, M., ŘÍPOVÁ, D., JAEGGI, S. The malleability of working memory and visuospatial skills: a randomized controlled study in older adults. Developmental Psychology. 2014, 50(4), 1049-1059. ISSN 0012-1649. DOI: 10.1037/a0034913. IF 4.141.

ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ, H., NIKOLAI, T., LUKAVSKÝ, J., BEZDÍČEK, O., VRAJOVÁ, M., KOPEČEK, M. Mini-Mental State Examination - česká normativní studie. Česká a slovenská neurologie a neurochirurgie. 2015, 78(1), 57-63. ISSN 1210-7859. IF 0.209.

ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ, H., SMOLÍK, F., VYHNÁLEK, M., NIKOLAI, T., HORÁKOVÁ, K., NIEDERLOVÁ, M. Propoziční hustota ve výpovědích seniorů. Československá psychologie. 2014, 58(4), 317-325. ISSN 0009-062X. IF 0.239.

BEZDÍČEK, O., LIBON, DJ., ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ, H., PANENKOVÁ, E., LUKAVSKÝ, J., GARRETT, KD., LAMAR, M., PRICE, CC., KOPEČEK, M. Development, validity, and normative data study for the 12-word Philadelphia verbal learning test [czP(r)VLT-12] among older and very old Czech adults. Clinical Neuropsychologist. 2014, 28(7), 1162-1181. ISSN 1385-4046. DOI: 10.1080/13854046.2014.952666. IF 1.719.

BEZDÍČEK, O., LUKAVSKÝ, J., ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ, H., NIKOLAI, T., AXELROD, BN., MICHALEC, J., RŮŽIČKA, E., KOPEČEK, M. The Prague stroop test: normative standards in older Czech adults and discriminative validity for mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson’s disease. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 2015, 37(8), 794-807. ISSN 1380-3395. DOI: 10.1080/13803395.2015.1057106. IF 1.693.


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