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Jan Boleslaw Knapowski

Jan Boleslaw Knapowski, Polish pathophysiology educator, physician, researcher. Grantee Government of Denmark, 1967-1968, Max-Planck Society, 1972, 74, 81. Captain Polish Army, 1957-1959. Member International Nephrology Society, Polish Nephrology Society, European Dialysis and Transplant Association, Polish Physiological Society (chairman audit commission 1989), New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

  • Knapowski, Jan Boleslaw was born on July 18, 1933 in Poznan, Poland. Son of Roch and Zofia (Krysiewicz) Knapowski.

  • Education

    • Physician, University Poznan, 1957. Doctor of Medicine, University Poznan, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Poznan, 1967.

    Career

    • Physician County Hospital, Zary, Poland, 1957-1958. Inspector Regional Station Epidemiology, Poland, 1959-1961. Assistant department pathophysiology University Poznan Medical School, 1961-1968, reader, since 1968, head department, since 1973.

      Trustee biomedical Sciences Exchange Program between North America and Europe, Hannover, Germany, since 1991.

    Works

    • Editor, co-author, co-editor handbooks and manuals for medical students, 1968-1990. Also over 200 articles.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Captain Polish Army, 1957-1959. Member International Nephrology Society, Polish Nephrology Society, European Dialysis and Transplant Association, Polish Physiological Society (chairman audit commission 1989), New York Academy of Sciences.

    Connections

    • Married Elzbieta M. Breborowicz, August 8, 1962. Children: Michal, Magdalena.
    • father: Roch Knapowski
    • mother: Zofia (Krysiewicz) Knapowski
    • spouse: Elzbieta M. Breborowicz
    • children: Michal Knapowski
    • Magdalena Knapowski
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    Born July 18, 1933
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    • 1957
      University Poznan
    • 1962
      University Poznan
    • 1967
      University Poznan
    • 1957 - 1958
      Physician, County Hospital
      Zary, Poland
    • 1959 - 1961
      inspector Regional Station Epidemiology
      Poland
    • 1961 - 1968
      assistant, department pathophysiology University Poznan Medical School
      Reader, West Virginia, United States
    • 1968
      assistant, department pathophysiology University Poznan Medical School
      Reader, West Virginia, United States

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