About us

Olomouc University Social Health Institute (OUSHI)

The OUSHI is a science and research institute at the Palacky University in Olomouc which was established to provide general support for research and education in the area of social aspects of health. OUSHI focuses on research of social determinants of health, health psychology, epidemiology, public health and spiritual determinants of health.

The purpose of OUSHI:

  • carrying out national and international research which mainly focuses on the social and psychological determinants of the health of individuals and groups.
  • educating students and young scientists, providing supervising activities, training supervisors.
  • providing counselling services for academics, students and other people in the areas of health psychology and phenomenology of health.



Presentation record of the candidate for the Dean - Faculty of Teology


Presentation record of the candidate for the Dean - StS Cyril and Methodius Faculty of Theology Palacky University in Olomouc - assoc. prof. Petr Tavel, PhD.

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A lecture of assoc. prof. Dr. Jiří Růžička, PhD.

We would like to invite you to an expert lecture - assoc. prof. Dr. Jiri Ruzicka, Ph.D. 13.05. 2014 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in room U11, building CMTF UP, Olomouc University 22.

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Doctoral / PhD. studies in the field of "HEALTH SCIENCE"

Faculty of Medicine of the University of Pavol Jozef Safarik in Kosice, Slovakia in collaboration with the University of Groningen, the Netherlands offers Doctoral Degree in "HEALTH SCIENCE"

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