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Irena Swietliczko

Irena Swietliczko, Polish ophthalmologist, researcher. Recipient Cavalier cross Order Polonia Restituta, 1978, medal Commission National Education, 1991. Member Polish Ophthalmol. Society (honorary).

Background

  • Swietliczko, Irena was born on February 20, 1923 in Aleksandrow, Poland. Daughter of Walerian and Józefa (Janicka) Debski.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University School Medicine, Lodz, Poland, 1960.

    Career

    • Research assistant Opthalmol. Clinic, Lodz, 1950-1963. Assistant professor Department & Clinic, 1964-1972.

      Fight for Sight fellow National Council Combat Blindness, Miami, Florida, 1966-1967. Head clinic Medical University, Lodz, 1973-1993, professor emeritus, since 1994. National specialist Ministry Health, Warsaw, Poland, 1972-1992.

      Department head Ophthalmol. Clinic, Lodz, 1973-1993. Group manager Ministry Health, 1975-1989.

    Works

    • Co-author: Brain Tumour and Papilloedema, 1973, Opthalmology Today, 1986.

    Membership

    Member Polish Ophthalmol. Society (honorary).

    Personality

    Interests

    Touring, music.

    Connections

    • Married Józef Swietliczko, September 2, 1948.
    • father: Walerian Debski
    • mother: Józefa (Janicka) Debski
    • spouse: Józef Swietliczko
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    Born February 20, 1923
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    • 1960
      University School Medicine
    • 1950 - 1963
      Research assistant, Opthalmol. Clinic
      Lodz, Lodzkie, Poland
    • 1964 - 1972
      assistant, professor Department & Clinic
    • 1966 - 1967
      Fight for Sight fellow, National Council Combat Blindness
      Miami, Florida, United States
    • 1972 - 1992
      national specialist, Ministry Health
      Warsaw, North Carolina, United States
    • 1973 - 1993
      head, clinic Medical University
      Lodz, Lodzkie, Poland