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Artur Stanislaw Czyzyk

internist

Artur Stanislaw Czyzyk, Polish internist. Member Society Scientiarum ac Litterarum Varsoviensis, Gesellschaft Endokrinologie und Stoffwechselkrankh (honorary), Hungarian Diabetes Association (honorary), Polish Diabetes Association (honorary), European Association Study Diabetes (honorary), Polish Society Internal Medicine (honorary).

Background

Czyzyk, Artur Stanislaw was born on February 6, 1927 in Bodzentyn, Poland. Son of Kazimierz and Franciszka (Piróg) Czyzyk.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Medical School, Cracow, Poland, 1951.

Career

Research scholar department pharmacology University Medical School, Cracow, 1948-1950, assistant department internal medicine Warsaw, 1951-1955, assistant professor, 1955-1960, associate professor, 1961-1967, professor, since 1971, head, chairman department gastroenterology and metabolic diseases, 1968-1997, professor emeritus medicine, since 1997. Member expert committee diabetes World Health Organization, Geneva, 1967-1992. Vice president European Association for Study of Diabetes, Düsseldorf, Germany, 1968-1970, vice president International Diabetes Federation, Brussels, 1976-1982, vice president Federation der Donau-Symposia über Diabetes Mellitus, Vienna, Austria, 1989-1993.

Works

  • Author: (in Polish) Pathophysiology and Clinical Picture of Diabetes, 1987, second edition, 1997. Editor-in-chief: Polish Archives Internal Medicine, since 1996. Discovered inhibition of intestinal absorption of glucose by anti-diabetic biguanides, hypocholesterolemic effect of salicylhydroxamic acids.

    Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Society Scientiarum ac Litterarum Varsoviensis, Gesellschaft Endokrinologie und Stoffwechselkrankh (honorary), Hungarian Diabetes Association (honorary), Polish Diabetes Association (honorary), European Association Study Diabetes (honorary), Polish Society Internal Medicine (honorary).

Connections

Married Teresa Jadwiga Kasperska, August 17, 1961. Children: Maria Czyzyk-Krzeska, January.

father:
Kazimierz Czyzyk

mother:
Franciszka (Piróg) Czyzyk

spouse:
Teresa Jadwiga Kasperska

children:
Maria Czyzyk-Krzeska Czyzyk

January Czyzyk