Otakar Čapoun, MD
Otakar Čapoun Czechia
  • Clinic of Urology of the General University Hospital and 1st Faculty of Medicine of Charles University in Prague

Otakar Čapoun, MD

MUDr. Otakar Čapoun, FEBU

  • In 2005 graduated from the 1st Faculty of Medicine of the Charles University, Prague
  • In 2005 completed an international internship - Universität Rostock, Germany, under the Socrates-Erasmus programme
  • From 2005 until present – physician at the Clinic of Urology of the General University Hospital in Prague
  • Since 2008 works as an lecturer and teaching fellow at the 1st Faculty of Medicine of the Charles University in Prague involved in education of the general medicine students in the 6th grade, and as a speaker in post-graduate courses at the Institute for Postgraduate Medical Education (IPVZ)
  • In 2012 obtained specialized qualifiacation in urology  (board certification), in 2012 successfuly passed the written and oral EBU (European Board of Urology ) test, Brussels, (FEBU title)
  • Member of the Czech Urological society, European Association of Urology, European Endourological Society
  • Actively involved in lecturing and publishinig activities, mostly in the field of oncourology, with a particular focus on prostate cancer
  • Since 2008 worked as an investigator or co-investigator in 10 clinical trials  focused on prostate cancer
  • Since 2011 involved as a co-investigator in the grant projects of  'New tumour biomarkers in selected cancers',  'Detection of circulating tumor cells in prostate cancer' and 'Using microRNA and free DNA to diagnose urinary bladder carcinoma'
  • Active participant at scientific and educational events
  • Since 2014 member of the expert panel for EAU Guidelines on non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer

Conducted lectures