Lecture in language


František Koukolík (CZE)

neuropathologist, essayist and science popularizer

„If a nation and its state do not control their successful psychopaths, the successful psychopaths will control the nation and its state.“


A knight of Czech medicine and a longtime head of the Department of Pathology of Thomayer Hospital in Prague, whose face and voice are familiar to wide public. František Koukolík is a renowned Czech neuropathologist and winner of several awards, including the Academy of Sciences Award for the popularization of science. His name has even crossed the Earth‘s atmosphere, carried by the asteroid 10213 1997 RK7.

  Before he got political permission to study, František began working manually at the Czech Shipyard, which he now considers a very valuable experience. He received a degree in pathology More…