Curriculum Vitae


1983-1989 Doctor of Medicine, Medical University of Szeged, Hungary  
1989 Graduation with “Summa cum laude”  
1990 Doctor’ s diploma thesis  
1993 Specialist (consultant) in ophthalmology exam 

Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Szeged, Hungary




Certification in contact lens fitting at Semmelweis Medical University Budapest

deputy head of the contact lens clinic

1997-1998 Head of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Unit (Clinic) at the Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Szeged, Hungary  
1999-2001 Research Associate in Neuroophthalmology 

Medical University of Calgary, Canada Orvostudományi Egyetem Calgary, Canada

Under the supervision of: Prof. Dr. M. Arató, PhD, Dsc

2001-2003 Certification: Doctor of Medicine in Canada  
2004 Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus 

Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary, AB at Prof. William F. Astle, MD, FRCS

2005 Specialist in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus in Canada  
2005-2006 Examinations and license to practice at the Austrian Medical Association, Vienna, Austria 

– Doctor of Human Medicine Certificate: Full Licence in Austria

-Specialist in ophthalmology in Austria

2006-2009 Co-Investigator at the Vienna Reading Center (Medical University of Vienna) Senior Reader and Quality Manager  
2009- Attending Ophthalmologist with surgical duties at the Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry, Medical University Vienna 

Deputy Head of the Outpatient Clinic for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus and the Outpatient Clinic for Graves Orbitopathy

2016- Fellow of the European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO)  

Postgradual Training, Continuing Medical Examination

1998 Oculoplastic Surgery (3 months)Prof. J. R. O. Collin, Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, England, UK  
1995 Lacrimal and Eyelid surgery (3 months)
Prof. Holger Busse, University Eye Hospital, Münster, German
1993 Ophthalmic Reconstructive Surgery
Prof. Holger Busse, University Eye Hospital, Münster, Germany

Scientific Degree

2012 Dr. med. habil., venia legendi et docendi (Privatdozent) 

Habilitation at the University of Szeged, Hungary

2001 PhD (in English): “The role of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of Retinopathy of Prematurity”  


  • Pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus
  • Strabismus surgery
  • Graves Orbitopathy (Thyroid Eye Disease)
  • Oculoplastics, eyelid surgery
  • Contact lens fitting


since 2015 – Examiner at the European Board of Ophthalmology 

(European Board of Ophthalmology, official specialty examination in ophthalmology for Switzerland and Belgium)

since 2010 – Guest lecturer 

University Department of Ophthalmology, University of Szeged

– lectures for medical students (in English and Hungarian)

– Courses for ophthalmologists

since 2009 – lectures, practicals
Department of Ophthalmology and Optometry (Medical University of Vienna)
2004-2005 Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, University of Calgary, Canada 

For medical students and orthoptists
Courses for ophthalmologists

1990-1998 Department of Ophthalmology of Medical University of Szeged, Hungary 

General Ophthalmology for Medical Students (in English and Hungarian)

Conducting evaluated lectures, seminars, practical courses


Language Skills

Hungarian Native language  
German Austrian German Language CertificateGerman language examination of the Austrian Medical Association  
English fluency in spoken and written (TOEFL)medical translator’s certificate  
Russian school language level  
Latin basic school level  

Research Funding and Grants

1998 European Society of Ophthalmology (SOE)  
1997-1998 Medical Research Council, Budapest  
1996 Hungarian Academy of Sciences  

Membership of Scientific Societies

2016- European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESOPRS)  
2014- EWorld Society of Paediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (WSPOS)
2012- Ungarische Gesellschaft für augenärztliche Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie  
2010- German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)  
2009- Vienna Ophthalmological Society (WOG)  
2004- Ophthalmological Society of Alberta  
2004- Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Alberta  
1993- Hungarian Society of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus  
1990- European Contact Lens Society (ECLO)  
1990- Hungarian Ophthalmological Society for Contact Lens Adaptions  
1989- Hungarian Ophthalmological Society (MSZT)  

Personal Data

Birth 1965 in Pécs, Hungary  
Family married, 2 Children  
Hobbies modeling with clay, family search (genealogy), swimming