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Barbara Teresa Emeryk-Szajewska

neurologist , researcher

Barbara Teresa Emeryk-Szajewska, Polish neurologist, researcher. Recipient award, Minister of Health, Warsaw, 1974, Looking to the Future award, International Association Research in Myasthema, Paris, 1994.

Background

Emeryk-Szajewska, Barbara Teresa was born on May 21, 1929 in Baranowicze, Poland. Daughter of Jan and Konstancja Emeryk.

Education

Graduate, Queen's Jadwiga College, Warsaw, Poland, 1947. Graduate, Medical University Warsaw, 1953. Doctor of Medicine, Medical University Warsaw, 1964.

Career

Assistant department neurology Medical University Warsaw, 1956—1979, associate professor, 1979—1989, professor neurology, 1989—2000, head neurophysiol. laboratory department neurology, since 1990. Member science board Nencki Institute Experimental Neurobiology, Warsaw, since 1967.

Works

  • Author: Reorganization of Mus in Motorneurondis, Muscle and Nerve, 1997, Reorganization of Motor Units in Motor Unit Disorders, 2003. Contributor chapter to book.

Membership

Member Solidarity, Warsaw, 1981—1989. Member of Polish Academy of Sciences (president committee clinical neurophysiology since 1996), Polish Society Clinical Neurophysiology (deputy president since 1997), International Federation Clinical Neurophysiology (Polish delegate since 1997), World Federation Neurology, Polish Neurological Society (general secretary 1960-1965).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, gardening, travel.

Connections

Married Janusz Szajewski, November 29, 1952. 1 child Tomasz Stajewski.

father:
Jan Emeryk

mother:
Konstancja Emeryk

spouse:
Janusz Szajewski

child:
Tomasz Stajewski Emeryk-Szajewska