Centre for Health and the Environment

Department for Health Surveys and Head Office for Environmental Health Monitoring System

Head: Kristýna Žejglicová, MD

Contact: kristyna.zejglicova@szu.cz


The team of the department:

♦  organizes large-scale national health surveys, including monitoring of lifestyle, environmental risk factors, and the impact of socioeconomic conditions on health;

♦  organizes the National Human Biomonitoring Program and assesses the health risks from toxic chemicals in the Czech population;

♦  coordinates the activities of the Environmental Health Monitoring System in the Czech Republic and manages the annual outputs;

♦  assesses the health effects and risks of environmental noise exposure;

♦  collaborates on national and international research projects.