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Feb 1, 2021
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński becomes the chairman of the University Board of the Cardinal Wyszyński University in Warsaw

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński becomes the chairman of the University Board of the Cardinal Wyszyński University in Warsaw

On 28 January 2021, the Senate of Cardinal Wyszyński University in Warsaw nominated Prof. Henryk Skarżyński as the chairman of the University Board. The tenure of the newly-elected University Board has begun on 1 January 2021. University Board is a ..
Jan 19, 2021
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The Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing became a laureate of the “Success of the Year in Healthcare – Leaders in Medicine” competition

The Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing became a laureate of the “Success of the Year in Healthcare – Leaders in Medicine” competition

The Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing in Kajetany, led by Prof. Henryk Skarżyński for a continuous period of 25 years, became a laureate of the “Success of the Year in Healthcare – Leaders in Medicine” competition in the ..
Nov 5, 2020
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Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing awarded Polish Academy of Sciences Medal

Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing awarded Polish Academy of Sciences Medal

On 26 October 2020, during the opening ceremony of the 2nd’ Health of Poles’ 2020 Congress, Prof. Romuald Zabielski, Vice President of the Polish Academy of Sciences, solemnly presented the Medal of the Polish Academy of Sciences. On behalf of ..
Jul 21, 2020
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6th edition of the International Music Festival “Beats of Cochlea” – Let’s Honor Memories

6th edition of the International Music Festival “Beats of Cochlea” – Let’s Honor Memories

The whole world is with us today, emphasized Maciej Miecznikowski, who hosted the concert organized as a part of the sixth edition of the “Beats of Cochlea” Festival. The event took place on 15 July 2020, in the gardens of ..
Jul 13, 2020
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński honored with the 100th Anniversary of the Polish Olympic Committee commemorative award

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński honored with the 100th Anniversary of the Polish Olympic Committee commemorative award

On 9 July 2020, during the celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the Polish Olympic Movement at the Polish Olympic Committee (PKOL) headquarters in Warsaw, Prof. Henryk Skarżyński received the commemorative award. The President of the Committee – Andrzej Kraśnicki ..
Jun 8, 2020
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E-conference Report from the 1st “Health of Poles” 2019 Congress – summary and conclusions

E-conference Report from the 1st “Health of Poles” 2019 Congress – summary and conclusions

On June 4th, 2020, an e-conference dedicated to the presentation of the “Report from the 1st “Health of Poles” 2019 Congress – summary and conclusions” was held online. The conference was hosted by Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, MD, Ph.D., dr. h.c. ..
Mar 23, 2020
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Thank you note from The First Lady

Thank you note from The First Lady

On March 3rd 2020, the world Hearing Center was officially visited by First Ladies of Poland and Island. Information about this visit can be found at: http://henrykskarzynski.pl/en/news After the meeting Prof. Henryk Skarżyński received special thanks for WHC from Mrs. Elisa Reid ..
Mar 6, 2020
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First Ladies of Poland and Iceland visit the World Hearing Center

First Ladies of Poland and Iceland visit the World Hearing Center

Official visit of Icelandic President Gudni Thorlacius Johannesson and his wife started  (3.03.2020) with a welcome ceremony at the courtyard of the Presidential Palace. Then, following a brief meeting of the Presidential Couples, Agata Kornhauser-Duda and Eliza Joan Reid went ..
Mar 3, 2020
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World Hearing Day 2020

World Hearing Day 2020

World Hearing Day, initiated by the World Health Organization (WHO), is celebrated on the 3rd March each year. This year’s edition under the slogan „Don’t let hearing loss limit you” is widespread, as it is estimated that around 466 million ..
Mar 2, 2020
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński appointed to the Council of Experts for the Patient Ombudsman

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński appointed to the Council of Experts for the Patient Ombudsman

On 26th of February 2020, Minister Bartłomiej Chmielowiec appointed members of the Council of Experts at the Patient Ombudsman for the three-year term of office. Prof. Henryk Skarżyński is among over 20 experts from various fields of medicine who will ..
Jan 21, 2020
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Sensory Examination Capsule showed at the Polish Economic Exhibition entitled “From COP to Economy 4.0”

Sensory Examination Capsule showed at the Polish Economic Exhibition entitled “From COP to Economy 4.0”

On 16.01.2020, the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing participated in the Polish Economic Exhibition entitled “From COP to Economy 4.0”, hosted in the newly opened Wisłosan Hall in Stalowa Wola, an investment implemented by the Industrial Development Agency. ..
Jan 17, 2020
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński honored with the diploma by the Rector of the Medical University of Gdańsk

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński honored with the diploma by the Rector of the Medical University of Gdańsk

His Magnificence Rector of the Medical University of Gdańsk Prof. Marcin Gruchała granted the award to the co-authors of the textbook “An Outline of Otoneurology”, edited by Prof. Waldemar Narożny and Prof. Henryk Skarżyński. The two-volume textbook on otoneurology describes ..
Dec 6, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński became a Corresponding Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński became a Corresponding Member of the Polish Academy of Sciences

During the 140th session held in Warsaw on 5 December 2019, the General Assembly of the Polish Academy of Sciences selected new members of one of the most prestigious scientific collective bodies in Poland. Members of the Academy are chosen ..
Dec 3, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński decorated by the Prime Minister

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński decorated by the Prime Minister

On a proposal of the Patent Office of the Republic of Poland, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki awarded Prof. Henryk Skarżyński with a honorary distinction “In recognition of the contributions to innovation”. The awarding ceremony was held on 28 November 2019 ..
Oct 10, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński awarded by the Szlakiem Tęczy Society

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński awarded by the Szlakiem Tęczy Society

On 5 October 2019, the Szlakiem Tęczy Society celebrated its 10th anniversary at the Cultural Centre in Nadarzyn (Nadarzyński Ośrodek Kultury). On that occasion, the donors, collaborators and, above all, the friends of the Society were presented with commemorative statuettes. ..
Oct 7, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński receives award for helping thousands of people suffering from hearing disorders

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński receives award for helping thousands of people suffering from hearing disorders

On the 2nd of October 2019, Zamoyski Palace hosted Gala marking the 30th anniversary of Employers of Poland: an organisation that aims to create an employer-friendly country.     During the Gala, 30th anniversary Vectors were awarded, which went to people whose ..
Oct 3, 2019
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European Research and Innovation Days in Brussels with participation of musically talented patients with hearing implants treated by Prof. Henryk Skarżyński

European Research and Innovation Days in Brussels with participation of musically talented patients with hearing implants treated by Prof. Henryk Skarżyński

European Research and Innovation Days, i.e. annual meetings of world leaders and decision makers in various areas of industry, science and business, held this year in Brussels, were graced with performances given by musically talented patients of Prof. Henryk Skarżyński ..
Jul 22, 2019
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In duet for anniversary

In duet for anniversary

“For years we have been able to observe the Institute’s patients for whom music provided invaluable support during rehabilitation. These observations motivated me to organize the International Music Festival for Children, Youths and Adults with Hearing Disorders “Beats of Cochlea,” ..
Jun 21, 2019
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Official inauguration of the fourth edition of the “Health First” Programme

Official inauguration of the fourth edition of the “Health First” Programme

The fourth edition of the “Multi-specialist year-long programme for preventing civilisation diseases and supporting Poles’ health – Health First” was officially launched, just like last year, outside the Polish Television and Polish Radio buildings. Residents of the capital city were ..
Jun 18, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński was awarded the Promotional Emblem of the White Eagle

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński was awarded the Promotional Emblem of the White Eagle

On the 7th of June 2019, the residence of Stanisław Leszczyński, who twice ruled as the king of Poland, in 1704–1709 and in 1733–1736, hosted the finale of the 7th edition of the Promotional Emblem of the White Eagle Foundation ..
Jun 10, 2019
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Warsaw as the international capital city of otology

Warsaw as the international capital city of otology

Almost 1000 scientists, otolaryngologists, audiologists, phoniatrists, as well as clinical engineers from all over the world will participate in the 32nd Politer Society Meeting and the 2nd World Congress of Otology that will be held in Warsaw and Kajetany. Consequently, ..
Jun 4, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński was re-elected as a member of the Main Council of the Research Institutes

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński was re-elected as a member of the Main Council of the Research Institutes

On 27–28 May 2019, the 28th Reporting and Electoral Forum of the Research Institutes took place. A total of 112 electors selected by the scientific councils of research institutes as well as guests participated in the debates. On the first ..
May 13, 2019
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14th global videoconference LION Global Otology – Neurotology Live Surgical Broadcast in the World Hearing Center

14th global videoconference LION Global Otology – Neurotology Live Surgical Broadcast in the World Hearing Center

The annual global LION videoconference: Global Otology – Neurotology Live Surgical Broadcast is due to take place on 13-14 May 2019. During such conferences, organised for 14 years now, the best surgeons from otosurgery centers all over the world are ..
May 13, 2019
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Prof. Henryk Skarżyński appointed Honorary Ambassador of the Podlaskie Voivodeship

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński appointed Honorary Ambassador of the Podlaskie Voivodeship

On 7 May 2019, during a grand gala at the Podlasie Opera and Philharmonic, the audience was presented with the names of new laureates of this year’s Podlachia Brand. This year, almost 300 candidates in seven thematic categories have been ..
May 6, 2019
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Professor Henryk Skarżyński gave a lecture for the 20th anniversary of the Laryngology Department of the Provincial Hospital in Łomża

Professor Henryk Skarżyński gave a lecture for the 20th anniversary of the Laryngology Department of the Provincial Hospital in Łomża

– If Ludwig van Beethoven lived today, we could treat him successfully; but if he had not lost his hearing, he would not have created music that we are so ravished by today – said Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, MD PhD ..

About Professor Henryk Skarżyński

The Papal Medal

On 18 November 2013 in the House of the Warsaw Archbishop took place an unusual ceremony- presentation of the Papal Medal Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice for Professor Henryk Skarżyński. Ceremony was started by the sublime words of His Eminence Cardinal Kazimierz Nycz, the Warsaw Metropolitan. It has become an extremely important event, not only for Professor Henryk Skarżyński, but also for the whole medical and scientific community. When Cardinal Kazimierz Nycz was presenting the Papal Medal, he said: - Professor Skarżyński could connect two calling in his life, basic for every lay person in Church: the calling of the man who lives in the family and brings up his children with the calling of a man who choose a mission of a doctor. On this road he reached so much, that the whole Poland, Europe and the world use. Use his intellect, knowledge and wisdom.

"Every inch a professional"

„With genuine satisfaction I engaged to deliver the laud in honour of an exceptional person – Prof. Henryk Skarzynski. Since years, I have been watching his activity with great respect and recognition. Professor Skarżyński is an outstanding surgeon, otolaryngologist, audiologists and phoniatrician, precursor of innovative methods of diagnostics and treatment of hearing disorders and rehabilitation of patients suffering from these. ” Prof. Michał Kleiber

Laureate of the Order of Smile – awarded by children

“I declare to be cheerful and bring joy to children” with these words Prof. Henryk Skarżyński thanked the youngest patients and their parents gathered in the World Hearing Center in Kajetany, during the ceremony of awarding him an Order of the Smile. On September 22, 2013, this special prize awarded exclusively by children, was presented to Prof. Skarżyński by Mr. Marek Michalak, the Chancellor of the International Chapter of the Order of the Smile and the Spokesman for Children’s Rights. The ceremony was also attended by Mrs. Henryka Krzywonos, the Knight of the Order of the Smile, Mrs. Anna Maria Wesołowska – the Member of the International Chapter of the Order of the Smile, and Mrs. Barbara Kolago – the Secretary of the Chapter.