Jana Katolická graduated from the Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University in Brno, in 1992. She earned her Degree I board certification in internal medicine in 1996 and an additional board certification in clinical oncology in 2000. Her main professional interest since 2000 is the treatment of genitourinary malignancies. She defended her dissertation thesis in epidemiology and neoadjuvant chemotherapy of bladder cancer in 2008. She is a member of the Czech Society for Oncology and the Czech Society for Urology. Currently she works as the Head of Department of Surgical Oncology, St. Anne´s University Hospital in Brno. She regularly lectures at congresses devoted to oncology and urology. She publishes in national as well as international scientific journals.