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Andrzej Danysz

pharmacologist , researcher

Andrzej Danysz, Polish pharmacologist, researcher. Decorated Restituta Polonia Class III cross (Poland), Restituta Polonia Class II cross (Poland); recipient Golden Merit medal Polish Republic, 1971, medal of merit European Parliament, 1995.

Background

Danysz, Andrzej was born on February 22, 1924 in Warsaw, Poland. Son of Michael and Jadwiga (Strzalkowska) Danysz.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, 1948. Doctor of Philosophy, Jagiellonian University, Crakow, Poland, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), Medical Academy, Bialystok, Poland, 1988.

Career

Assistant, senior assistant Jagiellonian University, 1945-1950. Senior assistant Medical Academy, Lodz, Poland, 1951-1957, head department Bialystok, 1957-1969, docent, 1961-1969. Head department Institute for Drug Research and Control, Warsaw, 1969-1991, professor, 1970-1991, director, 1983-1991.

Head department Pharmaceutical Institute, 1992, professor, 1992-1994. Consultant Polish Pharmaceutical Industry, Lodz, 1966-1968, Warsaw, 1968-1972.

Works

  • Co-author, editor various books. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Major Military High Medical School, 1950-1957. Member Polish Pharmacological Society (president 1972-1974), Polish Toxicological Society, Polish Academy of Sciences (president commission radiobiology 1967-1976, member commission clinical pharmacology since 1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Sailing, tennis.

Connections

Married Wieslawa Dec, November 19, 1950. Children: Beata Gogl, Wojciech.

father:
Michael Danysz

mother:
Jadwiga (Strzalkowska) Danysz

spouse:
Wieslawa Dec

children:
Beata Gogl Danysz

Wojciech Danysz