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Teresa Halina Ostrowska

medical historian , researcher

Teresa Halina Ostrowska, Polish medical historian, researcher. Recipient medal, diploma Social Antialcoholic Committee, Poland, 1987, Polish Society History of Medicine and Pharmacy, 1994. Member Polish Society History of Medicine and Pharmacy (honorary), Warsaw Medical Society (recipient medal).

Background

Ostrowska, Teresa Halina was born on October 3, 1928 in Warsaw, Poland. Daughter of Wladyslaw and Stephania (Kuzlejko) Ostrowska.

Education

Diploma, Medical Academy, Warsaw, 1952. Doctor of Arts, University Lódz, Poland, 1971. Doctor of Medicine habilitatus, Medical Academy, Szczecin, Poland, 1982.

Professor arts, 1996.

Career

Researcher State Institute Hygiene, Warsaw, 1952-1960. Senior library Central Medical Library., 1960-1966. Researcher Polish Academy of Sciences, 1966-1978.

Works

  • Author: Polish Medical Periodicals in the 19th Century, 1973, Physicians in Warsaw Society of Friends of Sciences, 1982. Co-author: History of Medicine, 1988 (award 1988), History of Surgery in Poland, 1989 (award 1991), History of teaching medicine and pharmacy in Warsaw, 1990.

Membership

Member Polish Society History of Medicine and Pharmacy (honorary), Warsaw Medical Society (recipient medal).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading.

Connections

father:
Wladyslaw Ostrowska

mother:
Stephania (Kuzlejko) Ostrowska