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Teresa Halina Ostrowska

Teresa Halina Ostrowska, Polish medical historian, researcher. Recipient medal, diploma Social Antialcoholic Committee, Poland, 1987, Polish Society History of Medicine and Pharmacy, 1994. Member Polish Society History of Medicine and Pharmacy (honorary), Warsaw Medical Society (recipient medal).

Background

  • Ostrowska, Teresa Halina was born on October 3, 1928 in Warsaw, Poland. Daughter of Wladyslaw and Stephania (Kuzlejko) Ostrowska.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Medical Academy, Warsaw, 1952. Doctor of Arts, University Lódz, Poland, 1971. Doctor of Medicine habilitatus, Medical Academy, Szczecin, Poland, 1982.

      Professor arts, 1996.

    Career

    • Researcher State Institute Hygiene, Warsaw, 1952-1960. Senior library Central Medical Library., 1960-1966. Researcher Polish Academy of Sciences, 1966-1978.

    Works

    • Author: Polish Medical Periodicals in the 19th Century, 1973, Physicians in Warsaw Society of Friends of Sciences, 1982. Co-author: History of Medicine, 1988 (award 1988), History of Surgery in Poland, 1989 (award 1991), History of teaching medicine and pharmacy in Warsaw, 1990.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Polish Society History of Medicine and Pharmacy (honorary), Warsaw Medical Society (recipient medal).

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading.

    Connections

    • father: Wladyslaw Ostrowska
    • mother: Stephania (Kuzlejko) Ostrowska
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    Born October 3, 1928
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    • 1952
      Medical Academy
    • 1971
      University Lódz
    • 1982
      Medical Academy
    • 1952 - 1960
      Researcher, State Institute Hygiene
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1960 - 1966
      senior, library Central Medical Library
    • 1966 - 1978
      researcher, Polish Academy Sciences