Doctor of Medicine, Medical Academy, Krakow, 1985—1991. Dr, Jagiellonian University, 2000.
Resident University Pisa, Italy, 1995, University Hospital, Essen, Germany, 1998, Hospital Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, 2002—2003. Assistant Dept.of Coronary Disease, John Paul II Hospital, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, 1991—2000, senior assistant, chief echo laboratory Poland, since 2000. Consultant, cardiologist Dept.of Coronary Disease, John Paul II Hospital, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland, since 2004.
Lecturer Medical School for Foreigners, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland.
Fellow: European Society Cardiology. Member: European Association of Echocardiography, Polish Cardiac Society (board member working group on echocardiography 2004, secretary Cracow Branch 2005).
Married Marta Wegrzyn, June 19, 1993. Children: Zofia Gackowska children: Anna Gackowska.