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Curriculum Vitae of Tamás Csont

       
  Full name:
Tamás Bálint Csont, MD, PhD
   

  Date and place of birth:
14th October, 1971. Mátészalka, Hungary
 


  Address:

  office:
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of General Medicine, University of Szeged, 
Dóm tér 9, H-6720 Szeged, HUNGARY, 
tel:+36 62-545755, 545096;. fax:+36 62-545097,
 


  Education:

  1986-90:
Special chemistry course of Miklós Radnóti High School, Szeged, Hungary. 
  1990-96:
Faculty of General Medicine of the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary.
MD degree.
  1996-2000:
"Biochemistry, biophysics, cell biology" PhD course of the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary. PhD degree 
 
2000-2002:

Post-doctoral training, Cardiovascular Research Group, Depts. of Pharmacology and Pediatrics, Univesrity of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada 
 


  Research and teaching experience:

  1992-93:
Undergraduate researcher in the Dept. of Physiology, Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary (research)
  1993-96:
Undergraduate researcher in the Dept. of Biochemistry, Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary (research and teaching Biochemistry)
  1996-:
Ph.D. student in the Dept. of Biochemistry Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University, Szeged, Hungary (research and teaching Biochemistry)
 
2000-2002:

Post-doctoral fellow, Cardiovascular Research Group, Depts. of Pharmacology and Pediatrics, Univesrity of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (research)
 
2003-:

Research fellow, Dept. of Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary (research and teaching Biochemistry)
 


  Fields of interest:
Biochemical pharmacology of myocardial adaptation
 


  Scholarships, fellowships, field trips:

  1994-96:
Scholarship of the Hungarian Republic
  1995 July-Aug.:
Dept. Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tampere University, Tampere, Finland 
  1995 Sept.-Oct.:
Dept. of Physiology, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 
  1997 May-Oct.:
Div. of Critical Care, Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
  1997 Dec:
Dept. Biology, Universität Konstanz, Konstanz, Germany
 
1999 Nov-Dec:

The Hatter Institute & Centre for Cardiology, University College London Medical School, London, UK
 
2000-2002:

Post-doctoral fellowship from the Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research 
 
2003-:

"Békésy György Fellowship" from the Ministry of Education of the Hungarian Republic
 


  Awards:

  1996:
"Apáthy István" Award (award of the Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University)
 
1999

"TEVA-Biogal" Award (award of the Albert Szent-Györgyi Med. Univ. & TEVA-Biogal Pharmaceut. Co.)
 


  Languages:
Native language: Hungarian
English
Russian
 


  Membership:

  1995-:
Hungarian Society for Cardiology
  1996-97:
National Academic Student Circle Council
  1998-:
Hungarian Biochemical Society
 
1998-:

Hungarian Society for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology
 
1999-:

International Society for Heart Research
 
1999-:

The European Society of Cardiology
 


  Reviewer for:

 

Cardiovascular Research
 

British Journal of Pharmacology
 


  Scientometric data:
Number of full papers in international journals: 36
Cumulative impact factor of referred papers: 130
Total number of independent citations: 220
Abstracts published in international journals: 36