Prof. Jana Hercogová, MD, PhD is Chairwoman and Scientific Board Member at the Dept. Dermatology and Venereology, 2nd Medical School, Charles University Prague, since 1995 and 1999 respectively. In 2001, she became Professor of Dermatology, Venereology, Cell Biology and Psychocutaneous Medicine International Faculty of the “Centro Interuniversitario di Dermatologia Biologica e Psicosomatica”, Florence, Siena, Milan, Italy. Since 2012, Dr. Jana Hercogová is Chairwoman Dermatology Dept, Institute of Experimental Medicine, Prague.
Dr. Hercogová has extensive clinical trial experience in onychomycosis, acne vulgaris, dermatitis atopica, psoriasis vulgaris, chronic urticarial, herpes labialis, and wound healing. She has a large library of published research and lectures, including seven books, 30 chapters, 178 journal articles, and 235 invited lectures.
Currently, Prof. Hercogová is the President of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (2012-2014); Vice-President of the Czech Laser Society (since 2008), Secretary-General of the Czech Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (since 2012); Vice President of the European Society for Cosmetic and Aesthetic Dermatology (since 2010); President Elect of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (2010-2012); Executive Committee Member, Communication Committee Chair, of the International Society of Dermatology (since 2009); International Fellowship Mentor International Society of Dermatology (since 2009); International Committee Member Women´s Dermatologic Society (since 2009), and International CommitteeDonne Dermatologhe Italia (since 2005).
Prof. Jana Hercogová’s teaching extends to Visiting Professor, University of Siena, Italy (since 2003) and Professor honoris causa, China University, 1st Medical Hospital, Shenyang, China (since 2011). She currently serves as an editorial board member for Medicína po promoci (Czech), since 2004; Dermatologia kliniczna (Polish), since 2005; Remedia (Czech), since 2006; Acta Dermo-Sifiliográficas, since 2007; Brazilian Annals of Dermatology, since 2009; Journal of Clinical Dermatology, since 2009; Acta Dermatovenerologica Albanica, since 2009; Dermatologie pro praxi (Czech), 2010-2011; Indian Dermatology Online Journal, since 2012; and Dermatologí a Cosmética, Médic a y Quirúrgica” (Mexico), since 2013 to list a few.
Dr. Hercogová graduated from Charles University Prague, 2nd Medical School with a MUDr., Medical School Qualification degree with honours; 2nd Medical School, Charles University Prague (Czech equivalent to M.D.); Specialist on Dermatology and Venereology 1st degree, 2nd degree; and Institute for Postgraduate Education, Prague (Czech equivalent to Certification of the American Board of Dermatology).