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Henryk Rafalski

Henryk Rafalski, Polish epidemiologist, educator. Vice-chairman Seym Commission Social Welfare, medicine and social welfare consultant, 1995. With Polish Underground Military Service, 1940-1945. Member Lódz Science Society, British Nutrition Society, International Society of Epidemiology, Bureau of International Association of Agricultural Medicine and Rural Health.

Background

  • Rafalski, Henryk was born on February 17, 1925 in Lódz, Poland. Son of Antoni and Marianna (Jurek) Rafalski.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Medical Academy, Lódz, 1952. Doctor of Medicine, Medical Academy, Lódz, 1956. Certified of 12 month study, London School of Hygiene, 1958.

      Doctor of Science, Medical Academy, Lódz, 1964.

    Career

    • Assistant, adjunct Institute of Occupational Health, Lódz, 1950-1959. Assistant, adjunct department hygiene Medical Academy, 1950-1964, head department hygiene, 1962-1964. Director National Institute of Occupational Health and Rural Hygiene, Lublin, Poland, 1964-1970.

      Head human nutrition department Medical Academy, Lódz, since 1970, prorector, 1972-1981. Principal investigator of contracts Food and Drug Administration, United States of America, 1975-1979, iron status in women of childbearing age, since 1990. Consultant International Labour Office, World Health Organization, Geneva, 1964-1980.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Polish Peasant Party

    Membership

    Vice-chairman Seym Commission Social Welfare, medicine and social welfare consultant, 1995. With Polish Underground Military Service, 1940-1945. Member Lódz Science Society, British Nutrition Society, International Society of Epidemiology, Bureau of International Association of Agricultural Medicine and Rural Health.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, sports, music.

    Connections

    • Married Emilia Chmal, November 6, 1946. 1 child, Krystyna.
    • father: Antoni Rafalski
    • mother: Marianna (Jurek) Rafalski
    • spouse: Emilia Chmal
    • child: Krystyna Rafalski
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    Born February 17, 1925
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    • 1952
      Medical Academy
    • 1956
      Medical Academy
    • 1958
      London School of Hygiene
    • 1964
      Medical Academy
    • 1950 - 1959
      Assistant
      Lodz, Lodzkie, Poland
    • 1950 - 1964
      assistant
    • 1964 - 1970
      director, National Institute of Occupational Health and Rural Hygiene
      Lublin, Lubelskie, Poland
    • 1970
      head, human nutrition department Medical Academy
      Lodz, Lodzkie, Poland
    • 1972 - 1981
      head, human nutrition department Medical Academy
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