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physician , medical educator

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.


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


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.


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.


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).


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Married Maria Rejman, November 4, 1967. Children: Michael, Wojciech, Anna.

Edward Szczeklik

Marianna (Gruszczynska) Szczeklik

Maria Rejman

Michael Szczeklik

Wojciech Szczeklik

Anna Szczeklik