MUDr. Miloslav Kopeček, Ph.D.
researcher, head of the department, lecturer
working at:  Medical care: Inpatient Ward 3: Psychotic Disorders
RP7 Clinical Research of Mental Disorders
in the institution:  1999 - present
telephone: (+420) 283 088 325
e-mail: miloslav.kopecek@nudz.cz


Professional training and experience

1992 - 1998: 3rd School of Medicine, Charles University in Prague - MD
1998 - 2006: PhD study in neuroscience, 3rd School of Medicine, Charles University in Prague
1998 - 2006: psychiatrist, Prague Psychiatric Centre
2004 - 2014: Assistent of profesor at the 3rd School of Medicine, Charles University in Prague
2005 - 2007: Assistent of profesor at the Institute of Postgradual Education in Medicine, Prague
2007 - 2007: PostDoc research Felowship at The Univ. of Texas, San Antonio, USA
2007 - 2008: PostDoc research Felowship at The Univ. of North Caroline, Chapel Hill, USA
2009 - 2009: Resident at the Gerontopsychiatry and Addiction at the Mental Hospital Bohnice
2009 - 2009: Resident at the Child Psychiatric Clinic at the 2nd Faculty of Medicine of Charles University and the University Hospital Motol
2009 - 2014: The head of the Inpatient Psychiatric Unit, Prague Psychiatric Center
2015 - present: The head of the Inpatient Psychiatric Unit, National Institute of Mental Health, Czech Republic

Membership in professional organizations

2000 - 2000: Czech Neuropsychopharmacology Society
2000 - 2000: Czech Psychiatric Society
2000 - 2000: Society of Biological Psychiatry

Awards and honors

1998: Janssen-Cilag Award for Young Researchers at the 2nd Conference of Czech Psychiatric Society in Špindlerův Mlýn 1998: Kopeček et al.: The regional CBF in Patients with the First Episode Schizophrenia
1999:
2002:
2004: Czech Psychiatric Society and APA Award for the Best Study presented at Špidlerův Mlýn 2004. Kopeček M., Závěšická L.,Španiel F., Bělohlávek O., Paclt I., Horáček J. 18FDG-PET before and after treatment of risperidone in patients with first episode of psychosis.
2005: Kuffner Foundation Award for Researchers up to 40 years at the 12th meeting of The National Conference of Biological Psychiatry in Luhačovice 2005: Kopeček M., Španiel F., Paclt I., Horáček J. The SPM PET group and individual analysis of the patients with the first schizophrenia episode
2009:
2010: Kuffner Foundation Award for Researchers up to 40 years at the 14th meeting of The National Conference of Biological Psychiatry in Luhačovice 2009: Kopeček M., , Brunovský M, Bareš M, Kožený J, Novák T, Stopková P, Šóš P, Krajča V, Höschl C. Could we predicted rTMS effect using prefrontal EEG cordance ? Psychiatrie, 2009; 13(Suppl. 2):53-54.

Specialization

2002 - 2002: Czech Board of Psychiatry (Board Cert I)
2010 - 2010: Czech Board of Psychiatry (Board Cert II)

Teaching activities

2004 - present: assistent of professor at the 3.rd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Prague

Thesis

2006: Neuroimaging (SPECT, PET) in patients with schizophrenia

Publications

Most important publications

HÁJEK, T., CULLIS, J., NOVÁK, T., KOPEČEK, M., BLAGDON, R., PROPPER, L., STOPKOVÁ, P., DUFFY, A., HÖSCHL, C., UHER, R., PAUS, T., YOUNG, LT., ALDA, M. Brain structural signature of familial predisposition for bipolar disorder: replicable evidence for involvement of the right inferior frontal gyrus. Biological Psychiatry. 2013, 73(2), 144-152. ISSN 0006-3223. DOI: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2012.06.015. IF 9.472.

MATSUO, K., KOPEČEK, M., NICOLETTI, M., HATCH, J., WATANABE, Y., NERY, F., ZUNTA-SOARES, G., SOARES, J. New structural brain imaging endophenotype in bipolar disorder. Molecular Psychiatry. 2012, 17(4), 412-420. ISSN 1359-4184. DOI: 10.1038/mp.2011.3. IF 14.897.

HÁJEK, T., KOPEČEK, M., HÖSCHL, C., ALDA, M. Smaller hippocampal volumes in patients with bipolar disorder are masked by exposure to lithium: a meta-analysis. Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience. 2012, 37(5), 333-343. ISSN 1180-4882. DOI: 10.1503/jpn.110143. IF 6.242.

BAREŠ, M., BRUNOVSKÝ, M., KOPEČEK, M., STOPKOVÁ, P., NOVÁK, T., KOŽENÝ, J., HÖSCHL, C. Changes in QEEG prefrontal cordance as a predictor of response to antidepressants in patients with treatment resistant depressive disorder: a pilot study. Journal of Psychiatric Research. 2007, 41(3-4), 319-325. ISSN 0022-3956. DOI: 10.1016/j.jpsychires.2006.06.005. IF 3.710.

KOPEČEK, M., ŠTĚPÁNKOVÁ, H., LUKAVSKÝ, J., ŘÍPOVÁ, D., NIKOLAI, T., BEZDÍČEK, O. Montreal cognitive assessment (MoCA): normative data for old and very old Czech adults. Applied Neuropsychology - Adult. 2017, 24(1), 23-29. ISSN 2327-9095. DOI: 10.1080/23279095.2015.1065261. IF 0.694.


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