Marie is a co-founder and leader of the NGO Nevypusť Duši. She studied Neuroscience at the University of Nottingham and spent a year in pre-clinical research at the Institute of Neuroimmunology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences developing animal models of Alzheimer’s disease. In the past two years she has also gained experience in clinical research, working for Czech as well as global CROs. Currently working with a team of six enthusiasts coming mainly from psychology/neuroscience backgrounds, Marie has started a campaign, first of its kind in the Czech Republic, focused on spreading awareness and educating the Czech public about mental health care, one of whose aims is to bring mental health education to Czech schools.
Last edited in April, 2017.