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Jerzy Sarosiek

Jerzy Sarosiek, Polish, American medical educator, research scientist, biochemist, gastroenterologist. Achievements include patents for human esophageal perfusion catheter and esophageal protection by mastication.

Background

  • Sarosiek, Jerzy was born on April 13, 1945 in Pucilki, Bialystok, Poland. Arrived in United States, 1986, naturalized, 2003.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, School Medicine, Bialystok, Poland, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, School Medicine, Biochemical Institute, Bialystok, Poland, 1976.

    Career

    • Gastroenterology research fellow New York Medical College, Metropolitan Hospital, New York City, 1982—1983, New York Medical College, Westchester County Medical Center, Valhalla, 1986—1988. Research associate, professor medicine University Virginia Health Science Center, Charlottesville, 1989—1997. Research professor medicine, director gastroenterological research laboratory Kansas University Medical Center, Kansas City, since 1997.

      Visiting professor Jagiellonian University School Medicine, Cracow, Poland, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include patents for human esophageal perfusion catheter and esophageal protection by mastication.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Conservative Party

    Religion

    Denomination: Christian

    Membership

    Member Medical Exchange International, North Tarrytown, New York, 1988—2007. Fellow: American Gastroenterological Association (Clinical Research award 1993), American College Gastroenterology (life). Member: American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society, Southern Society Clinical Investigation.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming, golf, travel, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Irene Skiepko, August 27, 1977. Children: Konrad Jerzy, Kris Andrew, Aleksandra Maria.
    • spouse: Irene Skiepko
    • children: Konrad Jerzy Sarosiek
    • Kris Andrew Sarosiek
    • Aleksandra Maria Sarosiek
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    Born April 13, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1969
      School Medicine
    • 1976
      School Medicine
    • 1982 - 1983
      Gastroenterology research fellow, New York Medical College
    • 1986 - 1988
      Gastroenterology research fellow, New York Medical College
      Valhalla, New York, United States
    • 1989 - 1997
      research associate, medicine University Virginia Health Science Center
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1989 - 1997
      professor, medicine University Virginia Health Science Center
      Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
    • 1997
      research professor, gastroenterological research laboratory Kansas University Medical Center
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1997
      director, gastroenterological research laboratory Kansas University Medical Center
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States