MUDr. Antonín Šebela, Ph.D.
PhD student, physician
working at:  RP7 Clinical Research of Mental Disorders
in the institution:  2015 - present
telephone: (+420) 283 088 353
curriculum vitae







Professional training and experience

2009 - 2015: 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague (MD)
2015 - 2019: Doctoral studies at First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague. PhD program "Medical Psychology and Psychopathology". Supervisor Michal Goetz, MD, Ph.D. Co-supervisor Tomas Novak, MD, Ph.D. (Ph.D.)
2015 - present: Physician-psychiatrist and junior researcher in National Institute of Mental Health, Klecany, Czech Republic.
2017 - 2017: 13th International Training Research Seminar in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Bertinoro, Italy
2017 - 2017: ECNP School of Child and Adolescent Neuropsychopharmacology 2-7 April 2017, Venice, Italy
2017 - 2017: Helmut Remschmidt Research Seminar, Svata Katerina, Czech Republic
2017 - 2017: the ESCAP Research Academy, 7-8 July, Geneva, Switzerland
2018 - 2018: Final State Examination, doctoral studies
2019 - 2019: Visiting researcher at the Yale Child Study Center, Yale University, Connecticut, New Haven, USA; The Before-After Baby Lab, Dr. Rutherford, May 2019

Membership in professional organizations

2016 - present: Czech Neuropsychopharmacological Society
2016 - present: Czech Psychiatric Society
2017 - present: The Marcé Society for Perinatal Mental Health

Awards and honors

2016 - 2016: The Donald J. Cohen Fellowship Program for International Scholars in Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Calgary, Canada
2018 - 2018: Foundation SCIENTIA: The best Ph.D. student work from 2017 of 1st medical faculty, Charles University - 2nd place.
2019 - 2019: Award for early career psychiatrists - Czech Psychiatric Association JEP. Lecture "Perinatal depression and anxiety screening in gynecology-obstetrics settings: preliminary data and qualitative investigation".
2019 - 2019: International Marcé Mentorship Program, mentor: dr. Nancy Byatt, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Massachusetts, Worcester, USA
2020 - 2020: EPA Research Prize 2020. Category Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Paper “Decreased Need for Sleep as an Endophenotype of Bipolar Disorder: An Actigraphy Study”, published in Chronobiology International.


2015 - present: Psychiatry trainee
2016 - present: Child & Adolescent Psychiatry trainee


2015 - 2019: Sleep correlates of early risk of bipolar disorder in children and adolescents.


Most important publications

ŠEBELA, A., KOLENIČ, M., FÁRKOVÁ, E., NOVÁK, T., GOETZ, M. Decreased need for sleep as an endophenotype of bipolar disorder: an actigraphy study. Chronobiology International. 2019, 36(9), 1227-1239. ISSN 1525-6073. DOI: 10.1080/07420528.2019.1630631. IF 2.486.

GOETZ, M., NOVÁK, T., VIKTORINOVÁ, M., PTÁČEK, R., MOHAPLOVÁ, M., ŠEBELA, A. Neuropsychological functioning and temperament traits in a Czech sample of children and adolescents at familial risk of bipolar disorder. Frontiers in Psychiatry. 2019, 10(April), "Article Number: 198". ISSN 1664-0640. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyt.2019.00198. IF 2.849.

GOETZ, M., ŠEBELA, A., MOHAPLOVA, M., ČEREŠŇÁKOVÁ, S., PTÁČEK, R., NOVÁK, T. Psychiatric disorders and quality of life in the offspring of parents with bipolar disorder. Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology. 2017, 27(6), 483-493. ISSN 1044-5463. DOI: 10.1089/cap.2016.0056. IF 2.901.

ŠEBELA, A., HANKA, J., MOHR, P. Diagnostika a moderní trendy v terapii poporodní deprese. Česká gynekologie. 2019, 84(1), 68-72. ISSN 1210-7832.

ŠEBELA, A., HANKA, J., MOHR, P. Etiologie, rizikové faktory a metody prevence poporodní deprese. Česká gynekologie. 2018, 83(6), 468-473. ISSN 1210-7832.

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