Dr. Zoltán Giricz

PharmD, PhD, senior research associate

Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Semmelweis University

Curriculum Vitae

Degrees:
2001 MPharm, University of Szeged
2006 PhD, University of Szeged
2012 PharmD, University of Szeged

Previous workplaces:
2009-2011 research fellow, Bioscience Center, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
2007-2008 research fellow, Department of Biochemistry and National Centre for Biomedical Engineering Science, National University of Ireland, Galway
2004-2006 research fellow, University of Szeged, Department of Biochemistry, Szeged, Hungary

Teaching activities:
Gradual:
2000-2006 biochemistry, University of Szeged, Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Pharmacy, Szeged, Hungary
Postgradual:
2012- lecturer for “Pharmacodynamics I. New targets and mechanism in pharmacotherapy” course
2013- PhD mentor, Pharmaceutical Sciences PhD school, Semmelweis University, Budapest (3 current students)

Research profile:

Cardiovascular pharmacology and biochemistry:
  • Developing cardioprotective therapies against acute ischemic reperfusion injuries in metabolic co-morbidities
  • Pharmaco-biochemistry of endogeneous cardioprotective mechanisms
  • Role of exosomes in cardioprotection

Publications:
Google scholar profile, Scopus profile

Memberships:
2001- Hungarian Society of Cardiology
2001- International Society for Heart Research (ISHR)
2003- Hungarian Biochemical Society
2013- International Society for Extracellular Vesicles (ISEV)