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food hygiene educator

Edmund Kazimierz Prost, Polish food hygiene educator.

Background

Prost, Edmund Kazimierz was born on April 9, 1921 in Janów Lubelski, Poland. Son of Edmund and Kazimiera Julia (Rylska) Prost.

Education

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University M. Curie-Sklodowska, Lublin, 1949. Doctor of Philosophy, University M. Curie-Sklodowska, Lublin, 1950. Doctor honoris causa, Humboldt University, Berlin, 1990.

Doctor honoris causa, University Lublin, 1999.

Career

Assistant professor University M. Curie-Sklodowska, Lublin, 1948-1957. Associate professor Agricultural University, 1957-1964, professor food hygiene, 1964—2008.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Meat Hygiene, 1975, 2nd edition, 1985, Polish Sanitary and Veterinary Regulations, 16th edition, 2001, Outstanding Polish Veterinarians in XX Century, 2005, Food Animals and Meat-evaluation and Hygiene, 2006. Editor-in-chief Veterinary Medicine, 1963—2008. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Polish Society Veterinary Sciences (president 1964-1998), World Veterinary Association (vice president 1993-1998), World Association Veterinary Food Hygienists (vice president 1981-1989), Lublin Science Society (president 1990—2008), Polish Society Veterinary Sciences (honorary), Hungarian Vet Science Society (honorary), German Veterinary Association (honorary), World Veterinary Association (honorary).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Belles-lettres.

Connections

Married Maria Salomea Waligórska, April 26, 1943. 1 child, Marek Edmund.

father:
Edmund Prost

mother:
Kazimiera Julia (Rylska) Prost

spouse:
Maria Salomea Waligórska

child:
Marek Edmund Prost