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Dr. Jiri SIMEK Head of the Institute of Medical Ethics, University of Prague


1968-1975 Internal medicine
1975-1985 Psychiatry, psychosomatics
 Seit 1990 Medical Ethics
1985-1990 Geriatrics


Central Ethics committee at Ministry of Health, Prague
CEEAB (Central and East European Association for Bioethics)


Psychosomatická medicina (ed., with Bastecký, J. and Savlík, J.), Praha 1993
The Right to Health Care in the Post-Totalitarian Czech Republic, in: Exter, D. and Hermans, H.: The Right to Health Care in Several European Countries, London 1999
History and Function of Newly Established Ethics Committees in the Czech Republic, in: Hofmeister, H. (Hrsg.): Der Mensch als Subjekt und Objekt der Medizin, 2000
Health Care Reforms in Central and Eastern Europe: Outcomes and Challenges (ed., with Krizová, E. and Simck, J.), Praha 2000