On 19 May, the Second Faculty hosted the nationwide Albert Schweitzer Prize competition, organised by the French Embassy. Dr. Martina Pařízková from the Department of Neurology won second place.
On 16 November 2017, the Dean passed the annual Adams Prizes. The Ervín Adam Prize was given to Dr. Petra Laššuthová and the Vlasta Adamová Prize to Dr. Michaela Nováková. See photographs.
Forbes magazine included Emília Petríková and Dr. Radovan Hudák in their 2016 list of the most talented Slovaks under 30.
ADIT 2016 Best Abstract Award – a significant appreciation of the scientific project of physicians from the diabetes group, at Internal Clinic, Second Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and Faculty Hospital Motol, Prague