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researcher , rheumatologist

Krystyna Wysocka, Polish rheumatologist, researcher. Recipient The Cross of Gallantry award Polish Home Army, 1944, The Silver Cross of Merit award Polish State Council, 1971, The Order of Merit award Gorzow Vivodeship Council, 1985, The Chivalary Cross of Poland Revival Order Polonia Restituta award Polish State Council, 1985.

Background

Wysocka, Krystyna was born on July 30, 1925 in Lvov, Ukraine, Poland. Daughter of Karol Klimczyk and Rosalia (Procner) Klumczyk.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Pomeranian Medical Academy, Szczecin, Poland, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy in Medicine, Pomeranian Medical Academy, Szczecin, Poland, 1977.

Career

Junior assistant in anatomy Pomeranian Medical Academy, Szczecin, 1950-1954. Assistant researcher 1st Department Cardiology, 1956-1961, first degree of internat medicine. 2nd degree internal medicine 3rd Department Internal Medicine, 1962.

Head rheumatology department County Hospital, 1967-1995. Consultant, 1995-1999.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Second lieutenant The Home Army, 1941-1944. Member Polish Society Rheumatology (president local branch 1979-1988), Polish Internists Society, Polish MDs Society (president local branch 1987-1994), New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Theater, fiction, painting, swimming.

Connections

Married Zbingniew Wysocki, January 30, 1957 (deceased May 20, 1980). Children: Wojciech, Jerzy, Maciej.

father:
Karol Klimczyk Klumczyk

mother:
Rosalia (Procner) Klumczyk

spouse:
Zbingniew Wysocki

children:
Wojciech Wysocka

Jerzy Wysocka

Maciej Wysocka