Radka CAHLÍKOVÁ, M.A., M.Sc.

Contact information

Room: 2.030

Tel.: +420 585 634 980

E-mail: radka.cahlikova@upol.cz or radka.cahlikova@gmail.com 


Office hours

Scheduled by e-mail


Courses taught

  • Introduction to global health (MRS/CME)
  • Public health (MRS/EHV)



2012 – present:

Palacky University in Olomouc, Faculty of Science (PhD programme in International Development Studies)


2010 – 2011 (M.Sc.)

University of California San Francisco (USA)

Master’s programme in Global Health Sciences 


2007 – 2009 (M.A.)

San Francisco State University (USA)

Master’s programme in International Relations


Professional Experience 

2013 – present: Coordinator for the International Development Studies Master’s Programme taught in English, Palacky University in Olomouc

2010 – 2011: Research assistant, University of California San Francisco (USA)

2007 – 2009: Teaching assistant, San Francisco State University (USA)


Professional Interests

  • Obesity
  • Health systems
  • mHealth 


Conference participation

Cahlikova, R., E. Lobo, & J. Feiner. Web-based Mobile Health: Novel Ways to Engage Patients in Their Care and Reduce Healthcare Costs for Hospitals and Patients. International Health Economics Association, Toronto, Canada. July 2011

Cahlikova, R., S. Clavier, L. El Ghaoui & A Stimson. Country Profiling? The Media’s World ‚Fact’book. ISA Annual Conference, New Orleans. February 2010

Cahlikova, R. EU Policies of Carrots and Sticks: Arab-Israeli Conflict. ISA West Conference, San Francisco. September 2009


International Experience

2011: mHealth project in Tanzania (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation)

2007 – 2011: volunteer in the Operation Rainbow – a non-profit organization dedicated to performing free orthopedic surgery for indigent children and young adults in developing countries worldwide 

2007 – 2001: volunteer in the World Savvy – a non-profit organization that educates and engages youth in community and world affairs, to learn, work and thrive as responsible global citizens in the 21st century.

2002 – 2007:  member of FOCSIV (Federazione Organismi Cristiani Servizio Internazionale Volontario)