Czech Republic (IFMSA CZ) - Olomouc
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
100233
2200
Forensic Medicine, Gynaecology/Obstetrics, Hematology, Internal Medicine - Cardiology, Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine - Pulmonary, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Neurology, Ophtalmology, Otorhinolaryngology, Paediatrics, Radiology, Surgery - General, Surgery - Orthopedics, Surgery - Plastic Surgery, Traumatology, Urology, Pathology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October
25 SCOPE STUDENTS
5 SCORE STUDENTS
Lunch at hospital canteen
student dormitory
We require these three additional documents: 
  • Paper form of HepB antibody count upon arrival!
  • Tuberculosi
http://ifmsa.cz/fakulty/olomouc/
LEOs
Michal Hornak
OVERVIEW
Olomouc is a beautiful university city located in the heart of Moravia. It holds 
rich historic centre surrounded by several parks. Both student dormitory and 
hospital lie within the center. Like every student-focused city its bars and clubs 
come to life at night while many culture and sport oportunities await you during 
the day.
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS
Palacky University in Olomouc, the second oldest university in Czech Republic 
founded in 1573
University hospital in Olomouc.
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
In Olomouc we offer mainly projects with laboratory work, our tutors are highly educated and interested in their projects and they expect the same from the students.
Our projects:
   - Departement of Immunology - Recombinant protein preparation
   - Departement of Pathology and Molecular Pathology - Genomic integrity and instability mechanisms in the pathogenesis and potential personalized targetedtreatment of prostate cancer
   - Institute of molecular and translational medicine - Screening of chemical compounds with potential anticancer or antibacterial activities
   - Departement of Chemistry and Biochemistry - Evaluation of natural substances toxicity using in vitro methods
   - Departement of Medical Biophysics - Evaluation of photodynamic treatment on cancerous cell line by modern microscopy techniques
   - Departement of Medical Genetics - C NVs (microdeletions/microduplications/indels) analysis in patients with developmental delay (DD), autism (ASD), multiple congenital abnormalities (MCA)
BOARDING

Students get pocket money which they can use to buy lunches at the hospital 
canteen or to cook for themselves at the dormitory kitchen.

LODGING
All the students are accommodated together at a newly renovated dormitory in 
twin-bedded rooms. Three rooms share a bathroom and toilet. There’s a kitchen 
common to the whole floor.
TRANSPORTATION
There is a direct train going to Olomouc from Prague. After landing at the Vaclav
Havel airport you can take a bus called Airport Express taking you directly to the 
main train station (Praha hlavni nadrazi).
SOCIAL PROGRAM
The social program is arranged into full-weekend and afternoon trips and
activities. You can expect National Food and Drink Party, Welcoming Evening, 
Ropes Courses, Rafting and Biking trips and many more during the week. 
Weekends are arranged in advance according to students‘ wishes and they can 
include Prague, Brno, Kromeriz and other surrounding cities.
MUST SEE
The tour through the city is organised to show most of the city’s landmarks 
including St. Wenceslas cathedral,  St. Michael church, the view from the tower of 
St. Moric church, historic city square with Astronomic clock and Holy trinity 
column, Holy hill with it's basilic, beautiful zoo and many more.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION