Tomáš Adam graduated from the Faculty of Natural Sciences of Palacky University in Olomouc, Czech Republic. He obtained his Ph.D. in biochemistry in 1999 and received a Professorship in clinical biochemistry in 2010.
He is a head of Dept. of Clinical Biochemistry at University Hospital in Olomouc and leads the Metabolomics laboratory at the Institute of Molecular and Translational Medicine, Olomouc. His research activity focuses on novel technologies in biochemical diagnosing, inherited metabolic diseases, nucleotide metabolism and most recent scientific work is directed to clinical metabolomics.