Miroslav Mikolášik was born in 1952 in Dolný Kubín. He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of Charles University in Prague. From 1994 to 1998 he was a member of the Slovak parliament. He served as Slovakia’s Ambassador to Canada from 1999 to 2002. Since 2004 he has been representing KDH in the EP where he is a member of the Committee on Regional Development and the Delegation to the Euro-Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly.
Political affiliation: Christian Democratic Movement – KDH (member of the European People’s Party and European Democrats in the EP)