Prof. Jaroslav Michalek, MD PhD


Prof. Jaroslav Michalek, MD PhD is specialist in clinical oncology, pediatrics, allergology and clinical immunology. He has 16 years of experience in regenerative medicine and cell therapy. He is a president of the International Consortium for Cell Therapy and Immunotherapy ( and also holds the European patent for the isolation of stem cells from adipose and connective tissue. He is author of more than 200 scientific publications, he has regularly lectures at domestic and international conferences. In 2010 prof. Michalek founded the Cellthera Clinic focusing on use of adipose-derived stem cells in regenerative medicine.

University Education:

  • Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University in Brno


  • Professor at Masaryk University in Brno in years 2007-2015
  • Specializations – Clinical oncology, Pediatrics, Allergology and Clinical immunology


  • 2000-2003 – Postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, USA

Membership in Professional Associations:

  • International Consortium for Cell Therapy and Immunotherapy
  • Czech Society for Gene and Cell Therapy
  • Cell Surgical Network
  • International Federation of Adipose Therapeutics and Science