doc. MUDr. Bc. Libor Ustohal, Ph.D.

Associate professor, Department of Psychiatry

Correspondence Address:
Jihlavská 340/20, 625 00 Brno

Phone: +420 532 23 2055
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Curriculum Vitae

Person-Related Identification Information
  • Libor Ustohal, MD, PhD
  • Department of Psychiatry
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Employment - Position
  • Associate Professor
    Chief Physician
Education and Academic Qualifications
  • 1999-2005 Masaryk University, Medical Faculty, General Medicine, M.D.
  • 2002-2007 Masaryk University, Faculty of Social Sciences, International Relationship and European Studies and Political Sciences, Bc.
  • 2005-2010 Masaryk University, Medical Faculty, Psychiatry, Ph.D.
  • 2010 IPVZ Prague, qualification in Psychiatry
  • 2012: IPVZ Prague, special qualification in Geriatric Psychiatry
  • 2020 - present: associate professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Masaryk University
  • 2018 - present: associate professor, Department of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University
  • 2018 - 2019: associate professor, CEITEC, Masaryk University
  • 2012 - present: chief physician, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Brno
  • 2011 - 2017: assistant professor, Department of Psychiatry, Masaryk University
  • 2011 - 2017: assistant professor, CEITEC, Masaryk University
  • 2005 - 2012: physician, Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Brno
  • 2008-2010: lecturer, Department of Psychiatry, Masaryk University
Teaching Activities
  • pregradual and postgradual teaching of Psychiatry
  • pregradual teaching of Clinical Psychology
  • pregradual teaching of Pharmacology
Scientific and Research Activities
  • application of brain stimulation methods in Psychiatry (especially repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation - rTMS)
  • research and treatment of first episodes of psychosis
  • research and treatment of treatment-resistant psychosis
University Activities
  • 2015 - present member of Ethics Committee for Research, Masaryk University
  • Doctoral Committee for single-subject studies with specialization in Psychiatry
Activities Outside University
  • Doctoral Board for studies in Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine Hradec Kralove and Faculty od Medicine, Palacký University Olomouc
Awards Related to Science and Research
  • 06/2013 - present: member of Committee, Society for Biological Psychiatry (SBP), 06/2017 - present: scientific secretary of SBP
  • 2006 - present: member of Czech Neuropsychopharmacological Society (ČNPS), 02/2017 - member of Control Committee
  • 2006 - present: member of Czech Psychiatric Association, 06/2017 - present: chairman of Section for biological psychiatry
  • 2012 - present: member of European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP)
Major Publications
  • USTOHAL, Libor. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Neuropsychiatry. první. Londýn: IntechOpen Limited, 2018. 150 s. ISBN 978-1-78923-650-7. doi:10.5772/intechopen.69368. info
  • USTOHAL, Libor, N. HLAVACOVA, Michaela MAYEROVÁ, Eva ČEŠKOVÁ a D. JEZOVA. Aldosterone and aldosterone/cortisol ratio is higher in serum of long-term compared to first episode schizophrenia patients: A pilot study. Journal of Psychiatric Research. OXFORD: Elsevier, 2018, roč. 104, SEP 2018, s. 46-49. ISSN 0022-3956. doi:10.1016/j.jpsychires.2018.06.012. info
  • USTOHAL, Libor, Michaela MAYEROVÁ, Veronika HUBLOVÁ, Hana PŘIKRYLOVÁ KUČEROVÁ, Eva ČEŠKOVÁ a Tomáš KAŠPÁREK. Risperidone increases the cortical silent period in drug-naive patients with first-episode schizophrenia: A transcranial magnetic stimulation study. Journal of Psychopharmacology. London, UK: SAGE Publications, 2017, roč. 31, č. 4, s. 500-504. ISSN 0269-8811. doi:10.1177/0269881116662650. URL info


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