Doctor of medical sciences, graduate of the Medical Academy in Wroclaw, epidemiologist, specialist in health and public health organization, scholarship holder of the French Government and Bosch Stiftung in Germany. In 1994-97 Undersecretary of State in the Ministry of Health responsible for systemic transformation. Former Consultant of the President of the Republic of Poland, a member of the National Health Fund Council. Currently, Head of the Department of Organization and Economics of Health Protection and National Hospital of the Institute of Public Health – National Institute of Hygiene in Warsaw. Vice president of the Polish Union of Oncology.