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Neurologist

Antoni Prusinski, Polish neurologist. Recipient award Polish Academy of Sciences, 1963, Copernicus medal.

Background

Prusinski, Antoni was born on June 23, 1925 in Czestochowa, Poland. Son of Stanislaw and Maria (Mikulska) Prusinski.

Education

Bachelor of Medicine, Medical University Lodz, Poland, 1952. Doctor of Medicine, Medical University Lodz, Poland, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Medical University Lodz, Poland, 1962.

Doctor Honoris Causa, Medical University Lodz, Poland, 1997.

Career

Assistant department neurology Medical University Lodz, 1952-1961, assistant professor department neurology, 1962, chairman, head department neurology, 1963-1995, professor neurology, since 1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (in Polish) Essential Neurology, 1970, (Polish Ministry of Health award), 5th edition, 1989, Migraine, 1974, second edition, 1983, Russian translation, 1976, Czech translation, 1988 (Polish Ministry of Health award 1975), Headache, 1999, Cluster Headache, 1992 (Polish Ministry of Health award 1993). Editorial board Cephalalgia, Headache Quarterly, Functional Neurology, Journal Neurological Sciences. Co-author, editor: Acute Headaches, 1991.

      Author, co-author, editor numerous other books in field. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member Polish Neurological Society (chairman section for study of migraine since 1974, vice president 1982-1990, president 1990-1997), International Headache Society (board directors 1982-1996), European Headache Federation (board directors 1990-1997), American Association Clinical Pharmacology, Polish Headache Society (president 1997-1999, honorary president since 1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain tourism, romantic music, poetry, far east philosophy.

Connections

Married Maria Bryniarska, August 5, 1950. Children: Anna, Magdalena.

father:
Stanislaw Prusinski

mother:
Maria (Mikulska) Prusinski

spouse:
Maria Bryniarska

child:
Anna Prusinski

child:
Magdalena Prusinski