Head, Czech Republic
Dr Jan Kyncl (MD, PhD) has been based at the Dept. of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, National Institute of Public Health in Prague since 1998, and currently serves as its Head. He is member of the European Influenza Surveillance Network. He is also member of the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) Advisory Forum for several years. In the Czech Republic, he holds a number of positions in public health and epidemiology. Within the Czech Medical Society, he is vice-chairman of Society for Epidemiology and Microbiology. He is author of more than 50 papers and 1 monograph.