We are seeking a motivated Senior Researcher fellow (post-doctoral level) with a solid background in one or more of these area: survey studies, population studies, epidemiologic studies, who will join the multi-disciplinary clinical research group Kardiovize Brno 2030, an established and ambitious cardiovascular prevention health scheme
The Senior Researcher fellow her will develop an independent project in the broad field of epidemiology. In addition, the researcher will have an opportunity to participate in ongoing grant projects targeting the study and the improvement of the cardiovascular health of Brno population.
The main objective of the project is to ensure that Brno has the lowest morbidity and mortality rates for artery and heart diseases in the Czech Republic and in people of a productive age by 2030. The number risk factors as well as the prevalence of artery and heart diseases is to be reduced by gradually increasing the awareness of risk factors of cardiovascular diseases and by shifting the mindset and behaviour of the city’s population. The project is taking place in two stages – the first stages involves mapping out the risk factors in volunteers, and the second stage is to create preventive programs to reduce the risk factors.