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Andrzej Kopacz

Andrzej Kopacz, Polish oncologist, consultant, surgeon. Achievements include introduction of the method of combined treatment of melanoma, gastric and oesophageal cancer in Poland.

Background

  • Kopacz, Andrzej was born on December 26, 1939 in Strzemieszyce, Zaglebie, Poland. Son of Stanislaw and Stanislawa Kopacz.

  • Education

    • Doctorate, Medical University, Gdansk, Poland, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical University, Gdansk, Poland, 1983. Professor, 1991.

    Career

    • Registar, senior registrar Medical University, Gdansk, 1970—1984, head of surgical oncology department, since 1986. Deputy of director of Institute surgery Medical University, Gdansk, 1984—1990. Regional consultant on surgery, Gdansk, 1995—2001.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include introduction of the method of combined treatment of melanoma, gastric and oesophageal cancer in Poland.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Outline of Oncological Surgery.

    Membership

    Master: Branch Association Polish Surgeons in Gdansk. Fellow: Surgical Oncology Branch Association Polish Surgeons. Member: European Association Endoscopic Surgery, Polish Society Psychosocial Oncology, European Society Surgical Oncology, Polish Association Physicians, Association Polish Surgeons.

    Connections

    • Married Alicja Lucyna Jurkiewicz. 1 child Jacek.
    • father: Stanislaw Kopacz
    • mother: Stanislawa Kopacz
    • spouse: Alicja Lucyna Jurkiewicz
    • child: Jacek Kopacz
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    Born December 26, 1939
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    • 1972
      Medical University
    • 1983
      Medical University