Juraj Payer, prof. MD, CSc (SK)

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Basic information
Position: Head of the 5th Department of Internal Medicine
Medical Faculty of Comenius University and University Hospital
Office address:
5th Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Bratislava, Ružinovská 6, 826 06 Bratislava 2, Slovakia
Email: payer (at) ru­.unb.sk
Telephone: +421 2 48 234 108 Fax: +421 2 48 234 110

Education & Qualifications
2002 Medical Faculty, Comenius University in Bratislava Professor of internal medicine
1997 Medical Faculty, Comenius University in Bratislava Associated professor of internal medicine
1997 Institutional postgraduate specialization qualifications and life-long education in medical disciplines, Bratislava Accreditation in Internal medicine grade II
1994 Medical Faculty, Comenius University in Bratislava PhD study
1990 Institutional postgraduate specialization qualifications and life-long education in medical disciplines, Bratislava
Accreditation in Endocrinology
1986 Institutional postgraduate specialization qualifications and life-long education in medical disciplines, Bratislava
Accreditation in Internal medicine grade I.
1977 – 1983 Medical Faculty, Comenius University in Bratislava General Medicine
1974 – 1977 Secondary Grammar School – Gymnazium L. Sáru Bratislava

Work Experience 2006 – present 5th Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty of Comenius University and University Hospital in Bratislava Head of the department 2004 – 2006 Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital in Bratislava Head of the department 1983 – 2004 1st Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Faculty of Comenius University and Faculty Hospital in Bratislava Head of the Endocrinological Department, Teacher

Additional Information
Languages: English – Fluent written and spoken German – Fluent written and spoken

Professional memberships:
• Main expert in Endocrinology, Ministry of Health Care of the Slovak Republic
• Vice-president of Slovak Endocrine Society
• President Slovak Society for Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Diseases (SOMOK)
• Member of International Osteoporosis Federation, memebr of the American Society fo Bone and Mineral Research
• Member of European Union Osteoporosis Consultation Panel
• Member of the praesidium of Slovak Medical Society, Member of numerous medical societies
• Member of European Society of Endocrinology, The Endocrine Society,
• Member of the Academic Senat and Scientific Board on Medical Faculty of Comenius University in Bratislava and Slovak Academy of Science
• Member of Editorial Board of several national and international journals
• Peer-reviewer of internationl medical journals: Diabetes, Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity: Targets and Therapy Journal; International Journal of General Medicine journal; Healthcare and Patient Safety journal; International Medical Case Reports Journal;

Publications: more than 15 books more than 330 publications more than 250 citations