MUDr. Balcová completed her studies at the Faculty of Medicine in 1994, at the University of P. J. Šafárik, Košice in 1988. In the years 2000 and 2005 she passed first and second degree attestations in the field of internal medicine.
Additional education and memberships: In 2009 MUDr. Balcová received a certificate in obesitology at the Endocrinological Institute, Charles University in Prague, studies at OMI – Business School the Open University Management – First Certificate gained: BCS6281 Relationship Marketing in Practice.
MUDr. Balcová is a member of the Medical Chamber, the Slovak Society of Cardiology, the Obesitology Section, the Diabetology Society and the Slovak Society of Internal Medicine. She participates actively in many professional seminars and even organizes her own professional seminars.
Work experience: 1994 – 1995 Faculty of Medicine, Department of Physiology, UPJŠ, Košice – professional pedagogue of practical exercises, 8 years of experience in the internal department of the Faculty Hospital in Košice, 2 years experience at the cardiac centre in Košice at the Department of Intensive Metabolic Care I. Internal Clinic, 3 years experience in the post of external pedagogue in the field of internal medicine at SZŠ in Košice.