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Jan Antoni Grochowski

Jan Antoni Grochowski, Polish pediatric surgeon. Doctor of Medicine. Recipient award Ministry of Health, Warsaw, 1973, 78, Polish Surgical Association, Warsaw, 1989. Member Wspólnota Polska, Krakow, since 1983; board directors Kuznica, Krakow, since 1984. Member Polish Association Pediatric Surgery (vice president since 1980), German Surgical Association, Polish Surgical Association, British Association Pediatric Surgery.

Background

  • Grochowski, Jan Antoni was born on June 4, 1930 in Lvov, Poland. Son of Tadeusz and Wladyslawa (Wygoda) Grochowski.

  • Education

    • Graduate, Medical School, Krakow, Poland, 1955. Doctor of Medicine, Medical School, Krakow, Poland, 1962.

    Career

    • Assistant 2d Chair of Surgery, Krakow, Poland, 1955-1965. Associate professor Medical School Jagielonian University, Poland, 1965-1972, professor Poland, since 1973, vice rector Poland, 1981-1983, vice dean Faculty of Medicine Poland, 1993-1996. Head department surgery Polish American Children's Hospital, since 1966, vice-director, 1963-1976, director, 1976-1992, 96—.

      National consultant Pediatric Surgery, Poland, 1979-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Doctor of Medicine.

    Works

    • Editor: Problems of Pediatric Surgery, 1993, Surgical Review, Pediatric Section, since 1975. Contributor over 130 papers to professional publications
    • author textbook.

    Membership

    Member Wspólnota Polska, Krakow, since 1983. Board directors Kuznica, Krakow, since 1984. Member Polish Association Pediatric Surgery (vice president since 1980), German Surgical Association, Polish Surgical Association, British Association Pediatric Surgery.

    Personality

    Interests

    Birdwatching, collecting materials on owls, ethnography of spisz region.

    Connections

    • Married Zofia Kusek, July 15, 1955 (divorced 1968). Children: Piotr, Anna. Married Elzbieta Róg, October 18, 1969.
    • father: Tadeusz Grochowski
    • mother: Wladyslawa (Wygoda) Grochowski
    • spouses: Zofia Kusek
    • Elzbieta Róg
    • children: Piotr Grochowski
    • Anna Grochowski
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    Born June 4, 1930
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    • 1955
      Medical School
    • 1962
      Medical School
    • 1955 - 1965
      Assistant, 2d Chair of Surgery
      Kraków, Malopolskie, Poland
    • 1963 - 1976
      head, department surgery Polish American Children's Hospital
    • 1965 - 1972
      associate, professor Medical School Jagielonian University
      Poland
    • 1966
      head, department surgery Polish American Children's Hospital
    • 1981 - 1983
      associate, professor Medical School Jagielonian University
    • 1993 - 1996
      associate, professor Medical School Jagielonian University
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