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Physiologist

Attila Mitsányi, Hungarian physiologist. Achievements include (with others) the first description of the sympathetic C-reflex. Trustee, secretary Hungarian Physiological Fund, Budapest, since 1991. Recipient Presidential Research award Hungarian Academy of Science, 1966, 73; recipient Scientific Prize Postgraduate Medical School, 1978, Award for Excellent Work Ministry of Health, 1984.

Background

Mitsányi, Attila was born on October 26, 1933 in Budapest. Son of Ferenc and Ferencné (Utyumova) Mitsányi.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Budapest University Medical School, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 1971. Dr.med.habil., Semmelweis University Medical School, 1994.

Career

Assistant professor Department Physiology, Budapest University Medical School, 1958-1967. Senior research fellow department experimental physiology National Institute Occupational Health, Budapest, 1967-1976, head of department department applied physiology, 1976-1986. Senior research scientist department physiology Semmelweis University Medical School, since 1986.

Scientific adviser Ministry of Health, Budapest, 1972-1979. Lecturer Postgraduate Medical School, Budapest, 1976-1986, Technology University of Budapest, 1979-1985, University Veterinary School, Budapest, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include (with others) the first description of the sympathetic C-reflex.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Occupational Health, Industrial Health, 1981, Medical Physiology, 1997, 99. Editor Proceedings of the International Union of Physiological Sciences, Volunteer 14, 1980. Managing editor Central European Journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine, since 1999.

Membership

Trustee, secretary Hungarian Physiological Fund, Budapest, since 1991. Recipient Presidential Research award Hungarian Academy of Science, 1966, 73. Recipient Scientific Prize Postgraduate Medical School, 1978, Award for Excellent Work Ministry of Health, 1984.

Connections

Married Margit Dóda, July 18, 1959. Children: Attila, Zoltán, Gábor.

father:
Ferenc Mitsányi

mother:
Ferencné (Utyumova) Mitsányi

spouse:
Margit Dóda

children:
Attila Mitsányi

Zoltán Mitsányi

Gábor Mitsányi