Kotingová Lenka
Poslední změna: 24.06. 2019

Organization of the state examination

1. State examination practice

Student can chooose between two options of state examination practice:

A) State examination work in the field of hygiene, epidemiology and preventive medicine. Thesis are handed in date announced by Department of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine. Defense of work is a part of the state examination.

Recommended structure of the state examination work

  1. Declaration of authorship
  2. (Acknowledgement)
  3. Table of contents
  4. Introduction
  5. Review of the problem (epidemiology)
  6. (Intervention)
  7. Discussion 
  8. Conclusion
  9. References


Scope of work is 10-15 pages. Work is written unilaterally, in normal fonts (Arial, Times New Roman) size 12, line spacing 1,5, justified.


Topics for the literary review for school year 2019/2020
Own topic of the field of Hygiene, Epidemiology and/or Preventive Medicine (must be consulted in advance with teachers)
The distribution of nanoparticles in the cell and tissues
Genotoxic hazards of nanoparticles and the possibility of testing
Immunotoxic hazards of nanoparticles and the possibility of testing
Dermal absorption of nanoparticles
Psoriasis and its comorbidities (metabolic syndrome)
Psoriasis and gene polymorphism
Epidemiology, etiology and pathogenesis of the metabolic syndrome
The role of vitamin D3 in the prevention od civization diseases

B) State exam practice in Hygiene and Preventive Medicine and/or Social Medicine institution
Two weeks of practice (10 working days) in the organisations/institutions that deals with the protection of health (public health, occupational hygiene, environmental health, etc.) or social care organisations/institutions.
This practice students arrange themselves in a country of their choice. The request for acceptance for internship (letter signed by the Head of the department) can our students obtain in a secretary of the department. The Report from the practice is requested. Prezentiation of the Report is a part of the state exam.
The Statement of practice, recommended areas and instructions for writing the Report are in Attachments.
The deadline to submit State exam work, Statement of practice and Report from the state examinations practice  is to 6. 9. 2019 (14 p.m.).
Printed work, Statement and Report can be handed in person or sent by post to address: Monika Kinclová, Ústav hygieny a preventivního lékařství, Univerzita Karlova, Lékařská fakulta v Hradci Králové, Šimkova 870, 500 03 Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

2. State examination

The state exam begins at 7.30 am. Students will go to the corridor of the Medical Faculty on the 3rd floor of the building.

State examination consists of two parts - a section of Hygiene and Preventive Medicine (subquestions "a" and "b") and a section of Social Medicine (subquestion "c"). List of questions for state examinations is in Attachments.

Due to the GDPR legislation, the list of students enrolled in the exam was moved to Moodle (here).

Alternative dates for passing the state exams are announced during the 6th year, usually in November and March. For more information, visit the study department web pages (here).