Research and projects

IBA as an academic institution participates in a number of research projects in medicine, biology, and environmental sciences. Here you can find their overview, as well as list of their outputs -  publications in scientific journals, books, electronic publications, and conference contributions.

CANCON – European Guide on Quality Improvement in Comprehensive Cancer Control

Duration Duration: 2014–2017

Based on the Czech information system of cancer care, the Czech Republic has been selected as a model country for the development of a Comprehensive Cancer Care Network (CCCN).

NOP On-line

Project start Project start: 2006

Contracting authority Contracting authority: Czech Society for Oncology

Project based on the development of a web portal containing detailed information on cancer care provided in the Czech Republic and on current nationwide projects focused on cancer prevention and cancer research.

MEFANET – Medical Faculties NETwork

Project start Project start: 2007

The MEFANET project (Medical Faculties NETwork) is aiming to strengthen the cooperation among Czech and Slovak medical faculties, as regards the progress in education of medical and health care disciplines using modern ICT.

Mamo.cz – Breast Cancer Screening Programme in the Czech Republic

Project start Project start: 2002

Contracting authority Contracting authority: Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

System of informational support for the Breast Cancer Screening Programme in the Czech Republic.

Cervix.cz – Cervical Cancer Screening Programme in the Czech Republic

Project start Project start: 2008

Contracting authority Contracting authority: Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

System of informational support for the Cervical Cancer Screening Programme in the Czech Republic.

Kolorektum.cz – Colorectal Cancer Screening Programme in the Czech Republic

Project start Project start: 2009

Contracting authority Contracting authority: Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic

System of informational support for the Colorectal Cancer Screening Programme in the Czech Republic.

SVOD: Cancer epidemiology in the Czech Republic

Project start Project start: 1999

Research project based on the development of a web portal about the cancer epidemiology in the Czech Republic. Its primary objective is to provide access to these valuable data to a wide spectrum of users from the Czech Republic as well as from abroad.

GMP Data Warehouse

Duration Duration: 2013–2015

Contracting authority Contracting authority: United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)

The GMP Data Warehouse information system was developed as a support tool for the evaluation of effectiveness of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants.