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Andrzej Kopacz

consultant , oncologist , surgeon

Andrzej Kopacz, Polish oncologist, consultant, surgeon. Achievements include introduction of the method of combined treatment of melanoma, gastric and oesophageal cancer in Poland.

Background

Kopacz, Andrzej was born on December 26, 1939 in Strzemieszyce, Zaglebie, Poland. Son of Stanislaw and Stanislawa Kopacz.

Education

Doctorate, Medical University, Gdansk, Poland, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical University, Gdansk, Poland, 1983. Professor, 1991.

Career

Registar, senior registrar Medical University, Gdansk, 1970—1984, head of surgical oncology department, since 1986. Deputy of director of Institute surgery Medical University, Gdansk, 1984—1990. Regional consultant on surgery, Gdansk, 1995—2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include introduction of the method of combined treatment of melanoma, gastric and oesophageal cancer in Poland.

Works

  • Author: (book) Outline of Oncological Surgery.

Membership

Master: Branch Association Polish Surgeons in Gdansk. Fellow: Surgical Oncology Branch Association Polish Surgeons. Member: European Association Endoscopic Surgery, Polish Society Psychosocial Oncology, European Society Surgical Oncology, Polish Association Physicians, Association Polish Surgeons.

Connections

Married Alicja Lucyna Jurkiewicz. 1 child Jacek.

father:
Stanislaw Kopacz

mother:
Stanislawa Kopacz

spouse:
Alicja Lucyna Jurkiewicz

child:
Jacek Kopacz