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Kazimierz Gerkowicz

Kazimierz Gerkowicz, Polish opthalmology educator, researcher. Member Polish Association Ophthalmology, International Agency for Prevention Blindness.

Background

  • Gerkowicz, Kazimierz was born on October 1, 1920 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Henryk and Anna (Sommer) Gerkowicz.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Medical Academy, Lublin, Poland, 1949.

    Career

    • Assistant department ophthalmology University Medical Academy, 1949-1965, habilitation, since 1965, professor, since 1978, chief department, 1980-1992.

    Works

    • Co-author: Textbook of Contemporary Ophthalmology, Vols. I, II, III, 1981, 86. Contributor over 125 articles to Polish, German, English ophthalmological journals.

      Patentee instrument for removing metallic non-magnetic intra-ocular foreign bodies.

    Membership

    Member Polish Association Ophthalmology, International Agency for Prevention Blindness.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Teresa Fus, January 19, 1949. Children: Jacek, Marek.
    • father: Henryk Gerkowicz
    • mother: Anna (Sommer) Gerkowicz
    • spouse: Teresa Fus
    • children: Jacek Gerkowicz
    • Marek Gerkowicz
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    Born October 1, 1920
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    • 1949
      University Medical Academy
    • 1949 - 1965
      Assistant, department ophthalmology University Medical Academy
    • 1965
      Assistant, department ophthalmology University Medical Academy
    • 1980 - 1992
      Assistant, department ophthalmology University Medical Academy