Professor Dr. Petr Hach CV

 

Professor Petr Hach, long standing ORPHEUS EC member (2007-2014), passed away on Saturday 24 May 2014. We lost former AMSE president, long standing ORPHEUS EC member but not only that; he was one of the most important founders of ORPHEUS, but above all wonderful friend with highest moral standards and a great passion for other people. Peter Hach will remain important part of ORPHEUS history.
Zdravko Lacković

Professor Dr. Petr Hach

Doc. MUDr. Petr Hach, CSc., Dr. Med. h.c., Department of Histology and Embryology, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Albetov 4, Praha 2 / 128 00, Czech Republic

 

Place and date of birth: Prague 1941

Degrees and professional qualifications:
1964 :Medicinae Universae Doctor ñ MUDr.

1980 : Scientiarum Candidatus CSc. (corresponding to ìPhDî) in General Anatomy, Histology and Embryology

1986 : Docent ñ (corresp. to Associated Professor)in General Anatomy, Histology and Embryology


Training
1964 :Charles University in Prague ñ Faculty of General Medicine; graduated as ìMedicinae universae doctor ñ MUDr.î

1964 ñ 1969 :postgraduate studies in anatomy, histology and embryology, CharlesUniversity in Prague ñ Faculty od General Medicine;

1986 ñ 1989 :postgraduate studies ñ ìMathematical Methods in Biology and Medicineî CharlesUniversity in Prague ñ Faculty of Philosophy

Study visits :

1968, 1973: HumboldtUniversity in Berlin ( German ìDemocraticî Republic) ñ methods of Eelectron Microskopy

1975:University of Helsinki ñ Dept. of Experimental Embryologyñ methods of Experimental embryology .

1985: University of Z·greb, Dept. ofAnatomy ñ quantitative methods of immunohistochemistry in neuromorphology

1985 : University of Ljubljana, Dept. of Histology and Embryology ñ methods of stereology

1991:University in W¸rzburg ñ methods of imunohistochemistry of enzymes

1993: University of Saarland, Dept. of Anatomy in Homburgñ methods of quantitative imunohistochemistryand image analysis

Appointments :

1969 ñ 1986 :Senior lecturer / Assistant professor ñCharlesUniversity in Prague ñ FacultyofGeneral Medicine; Institute of Embryology

1987 ñ:Associated Professor ñ CharlesUniversity in Prague ñ FacultyofGeneral Medicine; Institute of Embryology


Other recent appointments

1990:vice-dean for studies

1990 ñ 1993 :member and president of the Academic Board of the First Faculty of Medicine

1990 ñ 1993 :member and president of the Academic Board of the CharlesUniversity

1993 ñ 1999 :dean of theFirst Faculty of Medicine

1999 ñ 2002 :dean emeritus and vice-dean for bachelor studies

1993 ñ 1999 :member of the Scientific Board of the CharlesUniversity

1993 ñ now:member of the Scientific Board of the First Faculty of Medicine

2002 ñ now :member of the Academic Board of the CharlesUniversity

Membership of international societies etc.
1994 ñ now:Regular member of Pontificia AcaddemiaÑPro vitaì appointed by HisHoliness John Paul II.

1995 ñ 2004:Member of the Executive Committeeof the Asociation of Medical Schoolsin Europe (AMSE)

1996 ñ now:President od Czech Association of Catholic Doctors and member of the Board of the Federation ofEuropean Associations of Catholic Doctors (FEAMC)

2001 ñ 2004:President of the Asociation of Medical Schools in Europe (AMSE)

 

Awards:

1983: Price of the Czechoslovak Society of Oncology for the best publication

1995: Memory medal - Queenís College

1997: Doctor in Medicine honoris causa - Trinity College (University of Dublin), Dublin

1998:
jubilee medal of the Charles University
jubilee medal, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University
memory medal, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University

2002:
memory medal, town of Lille
memory medal, UniversitÈ de MÈdecine et Droit, Lille 2

Publications:

55 original articles, mostly in English, 45 abstracts, mostly in English, co-author of Great Czech Medical Dictionary (7 Editions), 2 text-books of Histology (in Czech), 48 other publications, 147 lectures

 

He become ORPHEUS Executive Committee member†† February 9, 2007.

 

At the  closing ceremony at Prague 2013 Conference  ORPHEUS President Professor Zdravko Lackovic especially thanked to professor Petr Hach, one of the founder of ORPHEUS (whose mandate expired),  giving him special  diploma. This was accompanied by applause of the audience.