Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacognosy and Molecular Basis of Phytotherapy, 02-097 Warszawa, ul. Banacha 1, Medical University of Warsaw
Date of birth: September 6, 1947
Place of birth: Warsaw, Poland
Family relation: Married, two children
1965 - 1972 - Medical Academy of Warsaw, Faculty of Pharmacy, major field: analytical chemistry
1972 - 1976 - Doctor Fellowship - Postgraduate Medical Education Ceneter, Warsaw, Department of Laboratory Diagnostics, Head: Jerzy Krawczynski, M.D.
1983 - 1984 - Postdoctor Fellowship - Fogarty International Center NIH Division of Metabolic Disease, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, Caliornia, Head: Daniel Steinberg, M.D. Ph.D.
1972 - Pharmacy Master
1979 - Ph.D.
1982 - Associate Professof of Clinical Biochemistry
1990 - Visiting Professor
1992 - Professor, Head of Department
1976 - 1979 - Senior Research Assistant. Department of Clinical Pathophysiology, National Food and Nutrition Institute, Warsaw
1979 - 1985 - Head of Isoptic and Lipid Laboratory National Food and Nutrition Institute
1990 - 1992 - Visiting Professor, Clinical Research Institute of Montreal, Montreal (Quebec), Canada
1992 - 2005 - Professor and Head of Clinical Biochemistry Department, Scientific Director of Regional Center for Atherosclerosis, Research Pomeranian Medical University
1999 - 1999 - Visiting Professor, Cornell Medical Center, New York
2005 - Professor and Head of Department of Farmacognosy and Molecular Basic of Phytotherapy The Warsaw Medical University
Wide experience in clinical biochemistry, special training in lipids and biochemistry of nutrition
Research interests: Arteriosclerosis (theories of development, prevention and treatment). Modifications of lipoproteins and atherogenesis. The role of antioxidants in the prevention of coronary artery disease, functional food
Professional activites: Author of 140 papers and 125 abstracts concerned with scientific investigations. President of Polish Atherosclerosis Society and Editor of a medical journal "Risk Factors", fellow of American Heart Association and member of Canadian Atherosclerosis Society, European Atherosclerosis Society, European Lipoprotein Club, International Task Force for Prevention of Coronary Heart Disease
Media figure and public spokesperson on the topics of cholesterol, diet and cardiovascular disease.
Chairman of the Organizing Comitte of Cardiological Family Prevention Programme "Szczecin 2000".