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Jan Zbigniew Zielinski

Jan Zbigniew Zielinski, Polish medical educator. Medical diplomate specialist in respiratory medicine. Recipient Annual Individual award Polish Ministry of Health, 1977, Colective Research award, 1988. Fellow American College Chest Physicians; member European Respiratory Society, Polish Society Sleep Research (vice president 1996).

Background

  • Zielinski, Jan Zbigniew was born on December 1, 1933 in Rudka, Poland. Son of Bronislaw Jan and Jadwiga Teresa (Danczak) Zielinski.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Warsaw (Poland) Medical School, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Warsaw (Poland) Medical School, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant Emergency Station, Warsaw, 1957-1960, Institute of Lung Diseases, Warsaw, 1961-1969. Senior assistant Institute Lung Diseases, 1970-1975, associate professor medicine, 1976-1987, professor, head department respiratory medicine, since 1987.

    Major achievements

    • Medical diplomate specialist in respiratory medicine.

    Works

    • Author: Chronic Cor Pulmonale, 1979, second edition, 1981, 4th edition, 1996, Exercise Testing in Respiratory Medicine, 1992, Breathing Disorders During Sleep, 1997.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Fellow American College Chest Physicians. Member European Respiratory Society, Polish Society Sleep Research (vice president 1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, travel, skiing.

    Connections

    • Married Edyta Teresa Piotrowska, September 26, 1959.
    • father: Bronislaw Jan Zielinski
    • mother: Jadwiga Teresa (Danczak) Zielinski
    • spouse: Edyta Teresa Piotrowska
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    Born December 1, 1933
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    • 1957
      Warsaw (Poland) Medical School
    • 1969
      Warsaw (Poland) Medical School
    • 1957 - 1960
      Assistant, Emergency Station
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1961 - 1969
      Assistant, Emergency Station
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States