MUDr. Miroslav Herman, PhD.


MUDr. Miroslav Herman, PhD., is one of the founders of assisted reproduction in Košice and Slovakia. He has dedicated over 26 years to work in this field and was one of the founders of the 1st National Centre for Assisted Reproduction at the 2nd Clinic of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at the Medical Faculty of Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice.

In 2001, he established Gyncare – the first private centre for assisted reproduction – where he worked as the Director and professional sponsor. He is a co-founder of the first sperm bank complying with the EU standards in the Slovak Republic. He has carried out over 6,000 retrievals of reproductive cells and embryo transfers. He worked as the Chairmen of the Committee for Assisted Reproduction at the Slovak Society for Gynaecology and Obstetrics, as a member of the editorial board of a professional journal and has authored or co-authored a number of professional papers at home and abroad. He gained his first professional experience in assisted reproduction during his scientific work and study in the UK, Israel and the USA. He works as a gynaecologist and professional representative of the tissue facility at the Gyncare centre for assisted reproduction.