Czech Republic - OnkoMaják present awards to authors Mgr. Zdeňka Smejkalová and PhDr. Mgr. Jitka Slaná Reissmannová Mgr. Zdeňka Smejkalová

In cooperation with the Global Lung Cancer Coalition (GLCC), our nonprofit organization has announced a competition for the best lung cancer publications. The prize and financial prize went to the authors Mgr. Zdeňka Smejkalová and PhDr. Mgr. Jitka Slaná Reissmannová

Mgr. Zdeňka Smejkalová
She is a recent graduate of the Faculty of Education, Masaryk University, in Health Education and Mathematics. During her studies she was actively involved in creating didactic materials for health education teachers. Especially the topic of cancer prevention. She is the main author of the publication We Are Not Afraid of Cancer or Prevention of Health. He is currently completing the second part of the book Decide! or lifestyle to health, which deals with the prevention of chronic non-infectious diseases.

PhDr. Mgr. Jitka Slaná Reissmannová

She is a lecturer at the Department of Physical and Health Education at the Faculty of Education, Masaryk University in Brno. She specializes in health education issues at the 2nd stage of primary schools, especially in the area of ​​prevention of chronic non-infectious diseases (oncological diseases) and old age syndrome, reproductive health and first aid.

The authors have been awarded for Methodological Material for Teaching Cancer Prevention We are not afraid of cancer or prevention of lung cancer. This methodological material is focused on cancer prevention and is intended for teachers of the 2nd level of primary schools. The main aim of the material is to acquaint pupils with primary and secondary prevention of cancer and to increase their health literacy in this area.

We greatly appreciate the work of the authors with the intention of enlightening the general public since childhood.