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nutritional epidemiologist

Alicja Maria Wolk, Polish nutritional epidemiologist. Grantee Swedish Cancer Society, 1990, 92—. Member Swedish Medical Society, American Society Epidemiological Research, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Wolk, Alicja Maria was born on February 11, 1951 in Makow-Maz, Poland. Arrived in Sweden, 1985. Daughter of Mieczyslaw Tymon and Maryanna Janina (Smolenska) Kuskowski.

Education

Master of Science, Agricultural University, Warsaw, Poland, 1974. Division of Medical Sciences, National Food and Nutrition Institute, Warsaw, Poland, 1987.

Career

Researcher National Food and Nutrition Institute, Warsaw, 1977-1985. Senior lecturer human nutrition Uppsala (Sweden) University, 1987-1988, associate professor nutritional epidemiology department cancer epidemiology, 1992-1997, head nutrition epidemiology unit department cancer epidemiology, since 1995. Senior researcher nutritional epidemiology University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, 1989-1991.

Senior lecturer nutritional epidemiology department medical nutrition Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, since 1992, associate professor department medical epidemiology, 1997-2001, professor, since 2001. Chairman division nutritional epidemiology National Institute Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, since 2002. Advisor Nordic Council Ministers, Oslo, 1985-1990, Procordia Concern, Stockholm, 1990.

Chief consultant nutritional epidemiology several Swedish universities, since 1990. Chairman Swedish Study Group on Diet and Cancer, Uppsala, 1992-1997, Swedish Study Group on Diet, Genetic Susceptibility, Diet-Genotype Interactions, 1998—: visiting scientist department nutrition Harvard University, Boston, 1995-1997.

Membership

Member Swedish Medical Society, American Society Epidemiological Research, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: oil painting, art history, classical music.

Connections

Married Wincenty Krzysztof Wolk, October 6, 1973. 1 child, Katarina Anna.

father:
Mieczyslaw Tymon Kuskowski

mother:
Maryanna Janina (Smolenska) Kuskowski

spouse:
Wincenty Krzysztof Wolk

child:
Katarina Anna Wolk