Afilated Society

Czech Society for Biomedical Engineering and Medical Informatics

The Society of Biomedical Engineering and Medical Informatics is one of the medical societies gathered in the Czech Association of Medical Societies of J.E. Purkyne. The Society is mostly concerned with activities in three sections "Medical Informatics section", "Clinical Engineering Section" and "Biophysics Section" The Czech Society of Biomedical Engineering is the member of International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA). European Federation for Medical Informatics (EFMI) and International Federation for Medical and Biological Engineering (IFMBE). The society has structural links with other medical societies J.E. Purkyne and co-operates with other Czech scientific societies in this field, mainly Society for Cybernetics and Informatics and Czech Scientific and Technical Society. The most prestigious activities of the Society are the preparation and implementation of the eHealth projects within the Czech Republic.

Contact Information

Společnost biomedicinského inženýrství a lékařské informatiky ČLS-JEP

Doc. Ing. Lenka Lhotská, CSc.
Vedoucí oddělení pro vědu a výzkum a zahraniční styky
České vysoké učení technické v Praze
Fakulta elektrotechnická
Technická 2
166 27 Praha 6
Tel.: +420 224353933, +420 233339918, +420 224357321
Fax: +420 224311081, +420 224357224
E-mail: lhotska@fel.cvut.cz

Předseda Společnosti:
Ing. Jaromír Cmíral, DrSc.
E-mail: zdena.cmiral@seznam.cz

Czech Medical Association of J.E. Purkyně

Basic info about CzMA

  • Czech Medical Association of J.E. Purkyně (hereinafter referred to as “CzMA”) is a voluntary independent association of natural persons – physicians, pharmacists and other personnel in healthcare and affiliated fields - or legal entities.
  • CzMA is a legal entity operating in the territory of the Czech Republic; its domicile is in Prague.
  • CzMA has its own Bylaws of Association, which were adopted on the congress of delegates on 11 November 1992 and amended on the congresses of delegates in 1994, 1996 and 2003.
  • Number of members: 34,029 (December 2008)
  • Total number of memberships in organisational units of CzMA: 86,392 (December 2008)
  • Number of professional societies: 107
  • Number of fellowships of physicians: 40
  • Chairman: prof. MUDr. Jaroslav Blahoš, DrSc., member of the committee of World Medical Association (WMA)
  • Director of the secretariat of CzMA: Eva Ponocná

Contact Information

Česká lékařská společnost (Czech Medical Association) J. E. Purkyně
Sokolská 31, 120 26 Praha 2
tel.: (+420) 224 266 201-4
fax: (+420) 224 266 212
e-mail: czma@cls.cz

Abstract