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Jerzy Kazimierz Piotrowski Edit Profile

educator , toxicologist

Jerzy Kazimierz Piotrowski was Polish toxicologist, educator. Specialist II, Ministry of Health. Recipient Golden Cross of Merit, State Council Poland, 1970, Officers and Comdrs. Order of Polands Rebirth, 1989, 96; named honorary member Polish Society of Toxicology, 1996.

Background

Piotrowski, Jerzy Kazimierz was born on February 28, 1926 in Rzadkowo, Poznan, Poland. Son of Franciszek and Franciszka (Wicher) Piotrowski.

Education

Manager fil. chemical, University Lodz, Poland, 1951. Doctor of Philosophy, University Lodz, Poland, 1960. Doctor of Toxicological Chemistry, Medical Academy, Gdansk, Poland, 1968.

Career

Research assistant Institute Occupational Medicine, Lodz, Poland, 1949-1956, head labor metabolism toxic substances Poland, 1956-1964, head department biochemistry toxicology Poland, 1964-1972. Head department toxicological chemistry Medical University, Poland, 1973-1978. Senior science officer United Nations Environment Programme Nairobi, London, 1978-1980.

Head department toxicological chemistry Medical University, Lodz, Poland, 1981-1996. Retired, 1996

Member Group on the Toxicology of Metals, 1976-1990. Consultant United Nations Environment Programme, Geneva, World Health Organization, Copenhagen, 1981-1992.

Member SGOMSEC, New York, 1980. Chairman Commission on Toxicology, Warsaw, Poland, since 1986.

Achievements

  • Specialist II, Ministry of Health.

Works

Membership

Chairman Polish Bio-chemical Society, Lodz branch, 1970-1972. President Polish Society Toxicology, Lodz, 1989-1991. With Home Army, 1942-1944, Radom, Poland.

Member Science Society, Academy Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tourism, skiing, country works.

Connections

Married Daniela Krystyna Grzelakowska, December 25, 1953. Children: Agata, Wojciech.

father:
Franciszek Piotrowski

mother:
Franciszka (Wicher) Piotrowski

spouse:
Daniela Krystyna Grzelakowska

children:
Agata Piotrowski

Wojciech Piotrowski