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Endocrinologist , internist , consultant

Jerzy Einhorn, Polish Internist, endocrinologist, consultant. Decorated Virtuti Militari, Battle of Warsaw, Polish Army; Cross of Valour, Polish Underground Army; recipient Silver Svc. cross (order ofmerit), Polish Ministry Health, 1961, 1st class prize, 1967; recipient cross of Warsaw Uprising, Government Poland, 1997; recipient awards forrsch. in endocrinology, Polish Endocrinology Society, 1962, 63.

Background

Einhorn, Jerzy was born on March 17, 1919 in Sosnowiec, Poland. Son of Oskar Einhorn and Karola (Birman) Mazurkiewicz. came to the United States, 1967.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Poznan (Poland) Medical Academy, 1951;Doctor of Philosophy, Silesia Medical Academy, Katowice, Poland, 1963.

Career

Attending physician, Katowice State Endroinology Outpatient Consultancy Center, 1951-1954;director, State Endocrinology Cons. Center, Katowice, 1954-1966;director, state endocrine consultant, Katowice State Endroinology Outpatient Consultancy Center, 1954-1966;associate professor, Third Department Internal Medicine, Katowice, 1962-1966;senior lecturer, senior assistant, Silesian Medical Academy, 1960-1961;associate professor internal medicine, 3d department internal diseases, Silesian Medical Academy, 1962-1967;endocrine researcher, Royal Postgraduate Medical School, London, 1965, 67;endocrine researcher, Bronx (New York) Veterans Administration Hospital., 1967-1968;resident, Beckley (West Virginia) Appalachian Hospital, 1968-1969;staff physician, Beckley Veterans Administration Hospital., 1969-1971;director, Greenfield Cmty. Health Center, Pittsburgh, 1975-1984;director, Hazelwood Health Center, Pittsburgh, 1971-1982;director thyroid screening program, U. Pittsburgh Medical School, 1976-1993;associate professor, U. Pittsburgh Medical School, 1971-1994;internist/endocrinologist, Lippe & Melada Associations, Pittsburgh, since 1994.

Membership

With Polish Army Light Horse Artillery, 1939, Second lieutenant, Polish Underground Army, 1940-1944, captain, Warsaw uprising, 1944.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: woodworking, photography, horseback riding.

Connections

Married Jadwiga Piaskowski, March 17, 1946 (divorced April 1968). Children: Janusz Richard, Robert Krzysztof (deceased), Ewa Krystyna. Married Ruth Mary Gregor, May 23, 1968.

1 child, Edward William.

father:
Oskar Einhorn Mazurkiewicz

mother:
Karola (Birman) Mazurkiewicz

spouse:
Jadwiga Piaskowski

spouse:
Ruth Mary Gregor

child:
Janusz Richard Einhorn

child:
Robert Krzysztof Einhorn (deceased)

child:
Ewa Krystyna Einhorn

child:
Edward William Einhorn