Name and position

  • Vladimír Cupaník, MD, PhD

  • Date and place of birth: 11.8.1949, Bratislava. Slovak Republic

  • Present employer: Sanatorium KOCH, Mediline, s. r. o.

  • Proposed position on team: Director of Ob-Gyn hospital

ESC mandate


Member of the European Society of Contraception since 2003.

Area of expertise/interest

  Education: Medical faculty of Comenius University Bratislava, graduated 2.7.1973
  Postdoctoral studies:

PhD 1989

Title of the theme: Short term changes in cardiotocography


Further medical training:

(Buehl - Germany)

Ob/Gyn dept. Training course of German health-care system 14 days 1990

Training course of German health-care system 1 month 1996

  Futher training:

1995, March 25 -April 22. USAID participation in a technical cooperation program in the field of NGO Finance - San Francisco 1996

Albert- Einstein college - Medical school - 14 days training course - New York, U.S.A

  1991 member of Slovak family planning association (SFPA).
  1993 - 2005 president of SFPA.
  1996 - 2004 member of Regional executive committee of International planned parenthood federation - European network (IPPF EN).
  2002 - 2004 vice president IPPF EN
  Since 2005 member of Bioethic commission of Ministry oh Health of Slovak Republic