Dr. Zoltán Giricz

PharmD, PhD, senior research associate

Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacotherapy, Semmelweis University

Curriculum Vitae

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:
2000-2006 biochemistry, University of Szeged, Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Pharmacy, Szeged, Hungary
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

Google scholar profile, Scopus profile

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