Chairwoman of the Council:

  • prof. nadzw. dr hab. n. med. Kwiatkowska Brygida, Acting Deputy Clinical Affairs Director, National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute

 

Deputy Chairmen:

  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Hrycaj Paweł, Chief of the Rheumatology Department of the Independent Public Complex of Health Care Facilities in Kościan
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Majdan Maria, Head of the Rheumatology and Systemic Connective Tissue Diseases Clinic of the Medical University of Lublin
  • dr n. med. Stajszczyk Marcin, Head of the Rheumatology and Autoimmune Diseases Department of the General J. Ziętek Silesian Rheumatology, Rehabilitation and Disability Prevention Center in Ustronie

 

Secretary: prof. nadzw. dr hab. n. med. Olesińska Marzena, Head of the Systemic Connective Tissue Diseases Clinic of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute

 

Council members:

  • dr n. med. Batko Bogdan, Chief of the Rheumatology Department of the J. Dietel Specialistic Hospital in Kraków
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Brzosko Marek, National Rheumatology Consultant, Head of the Rheumatology, Internal Medicine and Geriatrics Clinic of the Pomeranian Medical University in Szczecin
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Filipowicz-Sosnowska Anna, Rheumatology Consultant of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • prof. nadzw. dr hab. n. med. Gasik Robert, Head of the Rheumaorthopedics and Neuroorthopedics Clinic and Polyclinic of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Głuszko Piotr, Head of the Rheumatology Clinic and Polyclinic of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • mgr Goworski Andrzej, Scientific Coordinator of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Jeka Sławomir, Head of the Rheumatology and Systemic Connective Tissue Diseases Clinic of the University Hospital no. 2 in Bydgoszcz
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Kowal-Bielecka Otylia, Rheumatology and Internal Medicine Clinic of the Medical University in Białystok
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Kucharz Eugeniusz, Head of the Department and Clinic of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology of the Silesian Medical University of Katowice
  • prof. nadzw. dr hab. n. med. Puszczewicz Mariusz, Head of the Department and Clinic of Rheumatology and Internal Medicine of the Medical University of Poznań
  • dr n. hum. Raciborski Filip, Head of the Gerontology and Public Health Department of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • dr n. med. Romanowski Wojciech, Director of the Rheumatology Center of Wielkopolska of the District Hospital in Śrem
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Rutkowska-Sak Lidia, Head of the Developmental Age Rheumatology Clinic and Polyclinic of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • dr n. med. Słowińska Iwona, Deputy Head of the Rheumaorthopedics Clinic of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • dr n. med. Sochocka-Bykowska Małgorzata, Head of the 3. Rheumatology Department for Adults of the Dr Jadwiga Titz-Kosko Regional Rheumatology Complex
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Sudoł-Szopińska Iwona, Acting Deputy Scientific Affairs Director of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Tłustochowicz Witold, Head of the Internal Medicine and Rheumatology Clinic of the Military Medical Institute
  • prof. nadzw. dr hab. n. med. Wiland Piotr, Head of the Rheumatology and Internal Medicine Clinic of the University Clinical Hospital in Wrocław
  • dr n. med. Zoń-Giebel Aleksandra, Medical Affairs Director of the General Jerzy Ziętek Silesian Rheumatology, Rehabilitation and Disability Prevention Center in Ustronie
  • dr hab. n. med. Żuber Zbigniew, Head of the Department of Older Children and the Neurological, Rheumatological, Rehabilitation Subunit of the St. Ludwiks Childrens Hospital in Kraków
  • prof. dr hab. n. med. Stanisław Sierakowski, Head of the Rheumatology and Internal Medicine Clinic, University Clinical Hospital in Białystok

 

The Director of the National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute in Warsaw appointed following entities by virtue of the Directors Order no. 38/2015 of 18th November 2015:

  • the National Geriatrics and Gerontology Council
  • the National Rheumatology Council
  • the National Rehabilitation Council
  • the Social Seniors Council

Above mentioned Councils are initiating, consultative and advisory bodies of the Director of the Eleonora Reicher National Geriatrics, Rheumatology and Rehabilitation Institute in the scope of its statutory activities and the development of scientific and research activities.
Tasks of the National Rheumatology Council:

  1. Initiating new research related to rheumatology, rheuma-orthopedics and rheuma-neurology.
  2. Establishing Polish medical standards and recommendations related to the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases.
  3. Expressing opinions on medical standards and recommendations related to the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases.
  4. Initiating the implementation of new medical procedures in rheumatology, rheuma-orthopedics and rheuma-neurology.
  5. Initiating the implementation of epidemiological studies in rheumatic diseases.
  6. Expressing opinions on systemic and organizational changes within rheumatology.
  7. Expressing opinions on planned changes in pre- and postgraduate education of medical professionals in rheumatology.
  8. Implementing online courses for doctors into the rheumatology postgraduate education system.
  9. Initiating changes within the structure of rheumatological care.
  10. Initiating research in the field of rheumatology within different specialized disciplines and the cooperation between those disciplines.
  11. Establishing and maintaining scientific contacts related to rheumatology, rheuma-orthopedics and rheuma-neurology with other national and foreign governmental and nongovernmental organizations.
  12. Popularizing the achievements of Polish rheumatology, rheuma-orthopedics and rheuma-neurology abroad.
  13. Initiating the participation of representatives of the Institute in congresses, conventions and scientific conferences on issues of rheumatology, rheuma-orthopedics and rheuma-neurology.
  14. Processing and analyzing indirect costs of rheumatic diseases and introducing proposed changes reducing these costs.
  15. Developing procedures for the analysis of indirect costs of rheumatic diseases in reimbursement decisions.
  16. Developing standard ways to keep patients with rheumatic diseases working.
  17. Popularizing multidisciplinary aspects of caring for patients with rheumatic diseases.
  18. Developing and initiating the implementation of solutions in the field of telemedicine into the system of caring for patients with rheumatic diseases.
  19. Initiating and developing a osteoarthritis prevention program.
  20. Developing standard health programs for inflammatory diseases.
  21. Initiating and expressing opinions on proposals for the National Health Program.

 

Contact:
rada.reumatologii@spartanska.pl