Prof. PhDr. Valerie Tothova, Ph.D.

Highest education achieved:
2008 Inauguration proceedings in the discipline of nursing, University of Trnava, Faculty of Health Service and Social Work
2004 Habilitation proceedings, discipline: Nursing, University of Trnava, Faculty of Health Service and Social Work
2002 Postgraduate study, discipline: Nursing University of Trnava, Faculty of Health Service and Social Work
2001 Viva voce proceedings, discipline: Nursing, University of Trnava, Faculty of Health Service and Social Work
1989 University study, discipline: Nursing - teaching, Charles’ University in Prague, Faculty of Arts

Teaching activity
2001-until now – vice-dean for teaching activity at the Faculty of Health and Social Studies Of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice
1999-until now - head of nursing department of the Faculty of Health and Social Studies Of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice
1991-1999 - lecturer at the Faculty of Health and Social Studies of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice

Position: Head of Department of Nursing, vice-dean
Area of teaching: nursing process, multicultural nursing, nursing theories

Scientific activities:
member of Scientific Council Of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, member of Scientific Council Of the Faculty of Health and Social Studies Of the University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice,
member of Scientific Council of Tomáš Baťa University in Zlín, member of Scientific Council of the University of West Bohemia (ZCU) in Plzeň,
member of Scientific Council of Faculty of Health Service Studies of ZCU in Plzeň,
member of Scientific Council of the University of Ostrava,
member of Scientific Council of Technical University in Liberec,
member of Scientific Council of the Institute of Health Service Studies of Jan Evangelista Purkyně University,
member of Scientific Council of the Faculty of Public Policies of SLU in Opava,
member of Branch Council of DSP Prevention, correction and therapy of health and social issues of children, adults and seniors of ZSF JU,
member of Branch Council of doctoral programm Applied ethics of FHS UK in Prague,
prezident of Branch Council of doctoral programm Nursing Faculty of Health and Social
Studies of the University of South Bohemia

Membership in scientific societies:
external member of Hungarian Academy of Sciences,
member of Jan Evangelista Purkyně Medical Society, Section Education in Health Service,
member of ICN Research Network

Scientific and research activity:
Integration of nurse into community care of Czech health care system and comparison with situation in EU states (2008-2010) NS/9608-3, IGA MZ ČR main investigator
Provision of culturally differentiated nursing care in selected minorities of the Czech Republic ČR (2008-2010) NS/9606-3, IGA MZ main investigator
Current status of implementation of nursing process in Czech ward health care facilities, 2004-2006, IGA MZ ČR, Project No. NR/7760-3, main investigator
Securing of efficient, culturally differentiated nursing care for Vietnamese and Chinese minorities in the Czech Republic, 2005-2007, IGA MZ ČR, projekt č. NR/8473-3, main investigator.
Changes in nurse’s role at the beginning of the new millenium, 2004-2006, IGA MZ, co-researcher
International research: Stress in Student Nurses: a comp. study of Czech and UK nursing students, 2006

Expert activity in total: chapters in book publications (national - 5, foreign – 1), professional articles (national and foreign 157), teaching texts (2), expert lectures (national – 62, foreign – 46), quotations ( national – 54, foreign – 38)

Selection of Publication
Tóthová, V., Michálková, H., Šedová, L., Velemínský, M., Samková, J. Securing of efficient, culturally differential nursing care for the vietnamese minority. In Jornal of Nursing, Social Studies and Public Health. České Budějovice: Fakulty of Health and Social Studies, International Society of Applleid Preventive Medcine, 2010, Vol. 1, No. 1-2, pp. 47-53 ISSN 1804-1868
Bártlová, S., Tóthová, V. The roles and expectations of nurses from nursing research in Czech Republic. In Jornal of Nursing, Social Studies and Public Health. České Budějovice: Fakulty of Health and Social Studies, International Society of Applleid Preventive Medcine, 2010, Vol. 1, No. 1-2, pp. 54-61 ISSN 1804-1868
Tóthová, V., Rolantová, L., Michálková, H., Nováková, D. K problematice zajištění kulturně diferencované ošetřovatelské péče ve vybraných minoritách v České republice. In Kontakt. České Budějovice, JU ZSF, 2009, roč.XI., č. 2, s.282-291 ISSN 1212-4117
Šedová, L., Tóthová, V. Life satisfaction of patients with ischemic heart disease. In Jornal of Nursing, Social Studies and Public Health. České Budějovice: Fakulty of Health and Social Studies, International Society of Applleid Preventive Medcine, 2010, Vol. 1, No. 1-2, pp. 71-79 ISSN 1804-1868
Tóthová, V. a kol. Ošetřovatelský proces a jeho realizace. Praha: Triton, 2009, 159 s. ISBN 978 -80-7387286-1
Velemínský, M., Schwarzová, L., Tóthová, V., Troupová, J. Ošetřovatelská péče o novorozence v Anglii. In Česko-Slovenská pediatrie. Praha: ČLS J.E.Purkyně 2009, roč. 64, č. 12, s. 664-668 ISSN 0069-2328
Tóthová, V., Sedláková, G. Nursing education in the Czech Republic. In Nurse Education Today, roč. 2008, Volume 28, Issue 1, pp. 33-38 ISSN 0260-6917 IF 0,962
Burnard, P.,Edwards, D., Benett, K., Thaibah, H., Tothova, V., Baldacchino, D., Bara, P., Mytevelli, J. A comparative, longitudinal study of stress in student nurses in five countries: Albania, Brunei, the Czech Rebuplic, Malta and Wales. In Nurse Education Today, roč. 2008, Volume 28, Issue 2, pp. 134-145 ISSN 0260-6917 IF 0,962
Tóthová, V. Quality of data collection in first stage of nursing process. In Nico Oud, ACENDIO 2007.Amsterdam: Oud Consultancy, 2007, s. 249-254 ISBN 3-456-83553-4
Bártlová, S., Tóthová, V. Prestige of the nursing profession in the Czech Republic. In Journal of Health Science Managament and Public Health. Vol. 7, 2006 p. 94 – 99 ISSN 1512-0651
Tóthová, V., Novotný, J., Sedláková, G. Nursing process as the basic method of nursing care in Czech health care and health and social care ward institutions. In Journal of Health Science Managament and Public Health. Vol. 7, Numb. 2, 2006 p. 246 - 252 ISSN 1512-0651