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Andrew Thaddeus Szczeklik

Andrew Thaddeus Szczeklik, Polish physician, medical educator. Recipient First prize Polish Society Internal Medicine, 1970, Polish Academy of Sciences, 1974, medal "Gloria Medicinae," Polish Medical Society, 1995, First prize asthma research The Lancet, 1997, First award Polish Science Foundation, 1998.

Background

  • Szczeklik, Andrew Thaddeus was born on July 29, 1938 in Cracow, Poland. Son of Edward and Marianna (Gruszczynska) Szczeklik.

  • Education

    • Degree, College Music, Cracow, 1955. Degree, Copernicus Academy Medicine, Cracow, 1961. Doctor of Medicine, Academy Medicine, Wroclaw, Poland, 1966.

      Doctor honorary causa, Academy Medicine, Wroclaw, Poland, 1999.

    Career

    • Intern Monmouth (New Jersey) Medical Center, 1962-1963. From junior research assistant to senior research assistant department medicine Academy Medicine, Wroclaw, 1964-1971, chief laboratory clinical enzymology, 1969-1971. Chairman department allergy clinical immunology Copernicus Academy Medicine, Cracow, 1972-1989, chairman department medicine, since 1990, rector, 1990-1993, vice-rector for science research, 1981-1983.

      Vice rector Jagiellonian University for Medical Affairs, 1993-1996. Visiting professor faculty medicine University Sheffield, 1985.

    Works

    • Author: Myocardial Infarction, 1971, second edition, 1974, 3d edition, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    V.P. Solidarnosc University School Medicine, Krakow, 1980-1990. Active Civic Committee, Warsaw, 1987-1990. Member American Academy Allergy and Immunology (Robert A. Cooke Memorial lecturer 2001), European Society for Clinical Investigation, New York Academy of Sciences, European Respiratory Society (Sadoul lecturer 1990), Polish Society Allergology, American Heart Association, International Union Angiology, International Society Thrombosis and Haemostasis, Polish Society Cardiology, Polish Society Internal Medicine, Pontificia Academy Scientiarum, Royal College Physicians (London).

    Personality

    Interests

    Music.

    Connections

    • Married Maria Rejman, November 4, 1967. Children: Michael, Wojciech, Anna.
    • father: Edward Szczeklik
    • mother: Marianna (Gruszczynska) Szczeklik
    • spouse: Maria Rejman
    • children: Michael Szczeklik
    • Wojciech Szczeklik
    • Anna Szczeklik
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    Born July 29, 1938
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    • 1955
      College Music
    • 1961
      Copernicus Academy Medicine
    • 1966
      Academy Medicine
    • 1999
      Academy Medicine
    • 1962 - 1963
      Intern, Monmouth (New Jersey) Medical Center
    • 1964 - 1971
      from junior research assistant, to senior research assistant department medicine Academy Medicine
      Wroclaw, Dolnoslaskie, Poland
    • 1969 - 1971
      from junior research assistant, to senior research assistant department medicine Academy Medicine
    • 1972 - 1989
      chairman, department allergy clinical immunology Copernicus Academy Medicine
      Cracow, Malopolskie, Poland
    • 1981 - 1983
      chairman, department allergy clinical immunology Copernicus Academy Medicine
    • 1990 - 1993
      chairman, department allergy clinical immunology Copernicus Academy Medicine
      Rector, Arkansas, United States
    • 1993 - 1996
      vice rector Jagiellonian University for Medical Affairs
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