Awards

  • Members of the Management of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing received medals from the President of the Republic of Poland

    On 13th October 2017, a ceremony honoring the individuals with particular merits in the service of the state and the society took place in the President’s Palace. Among the recipients of the Knight’s Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta were Dr. Witold Cieśla, Vice-Director of the IPPH for Medical Affairs and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Krzysztof Kochanek, PhD Eng., Scientific 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, MD, PhD, and Dr. Maciej Mrówka, MD, PhD, have received distinctions from the Minister of Health

    On 14th October 2017, physicians who have obtained the best scores in the State Specialization Exam have received diplomas from the Minister of Health Konstanty Radziwiłł in a ceremony help in the Ministry of Health. In the group of so distinguished specialists was Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, MD, PhD, director of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing and Maciej Mrówka, MD, 

  • The patients have beaten their own Guinness World Record

    On 15th July 2017, on the occasion of 25th anniversary of the first in Poland cochlear implantation in a deaf patient that had been performed by Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, Kajetany were visited by grateful patients and their families. Altogether nearly 2 thousand guests visited the World Hearing Center on that day. The most important point in the program of this great reunion was the attempt to beat 

  • Award „A Ray of Sunshine” for Prof. Henryk Skarżyński

    This year’s Congress of Digital Economy took place on 8 June 1017. It was already a 12th yearly meeting of the representatives of central and local administration, finance, science and many others, whose activities have impact on creation and development of a modern digital economy in Poland. The Congress has been an occasion also of the first in the history award of 

  • New “Friends Forever”

    The “Friends Forever” plaque is a form of prof. Henryk Skarżyński’s gratitude to those who supported his activities for people with hearing impairments. This plaque welcomes the guests of the World Hearing Center and reminds of famous people, artists, and outstanding scientists who have particularly contributed to the creation and development of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński is the most influential person in Polish medicine

    Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, director of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing, is on the first position in the rating of 100 most influential people in Polish medicine published by the „Puls Medycyny” monthly magazine. It is an extraordinary success, particularly as Prof. Skarżyński had already been a winner in the last year’s rating.   The 100 most influential people in Polish medicine had been nominated 

  • Visionaries of 21st century had been nominated

    Prof. Henryk Skarżyński had been honored with the award ‘Visionaries of 21st century’ bestowed by the “Wprost” weekly magazine, for vision, passion and success. The gala ceremony took place in the Old Orangery in the Royal Łazienki Park in Warsaw on 7 December 2016. The award giving ceremony had been preceded by the debate ‘From vision to implementation’ with the participation of Prof. Henryk Skarżyński, 

  • The Crystal Dodecahedron for Prof. Henryk Skarżyński

    The Council of the Center for Advanced Studies of the Warsaw University of Technology has awarded for the third time its most important Distinction Laus tibi, non tuleris qui vincula mente animoque, which this year went to Prof. Henryk Skarżyński. This Latin motto of the Distinction „Pythagoras Universe” is symbolized by the crystal dodecahedron; it is awarded for 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński awarded by the Women of Success

    In the Warsaw Chamber Opera on 26th November 2016 took place the 6th edition of the Gala of the Mazowsze Women of Success 2016 organized under the patronage of the Deputy Marshal of the Senate Maria Koc, Marshal of the Mazowieckie Voivodship Adam Struzik and the International Forum for Women. The main laureate elected this year was Magdalena Daniel 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński honoured by the Charter of the Pantheon of Polish Inventors and Discoverers

    During the events celebrating 25 years of deafness treatment in Poland and 20 years of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing that took place on November 7, 2016 in the Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall Professor Henryk Skarżyński was honoured to join the Pantheon of Polish Inventors and Discoverers. During the ceremony, dr. Bogusław Węgliński, the Charter Secretary of the Pantheon 

  • IFPS Business Premium Award winner

    On September 26, 2016, Bloomberg Businessweek Poland magazine awarded the Business Premium 2016 award for the services of outstanding quality, modernity and fit to market needs. Among the winners was the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing for 10 years of telemedical care of patients with different hearing implants. For the third time, Bloomberg Businessweek Poland magazine awarded 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński decorated by Children’s Ombudsman

    On 13th July 2016, during the Gala Concert of the 2nd International Music Festival for Children, Youths and Adults with Hearing Disorders ‘Beats of Cochlea’, Minister Marek Michalak had decorated Prof. Henryk Skarżyński with an Honorary Medal ‘For Merit to Children’s Rights Protection’. Laudation for Professor Skarżyński reads: ‘Childhood is an exceptional time of learning the world, experiencing 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński among the first „Not Indifferent”

    An award „Not indifferent” of the 3rd International Congress of Irena Sendler Schools is an exceptional distinction, handed out for the first time this year. An extraordinary ceremony during which we have learnt the names of the first ‘Not Indifferent’ took place in the Museum of the History of Polish Jews POLIN in Warsaw on 9 June 2016. Among the 

  • Senate of the Warsaw University of Life Sciences SGGW awarded Prof. Henryk Skarżyński

    Agricultural higher education in Poland is celebrating its 200th anniversary in 2016 – “From the Instytut Agronomiczny in Marymont (Institute of Agronomy) to the University of Life Sciences SGGW in Warsaw”. Many scientific and artistic events had been organized to celebrate this bicentennial. The ceremony in the Royal Theatre in the Old Orangery on 22 May has been a culmination of these colorful and rich celebrations 

  • Professor Henryk Skarżyński awarded at the 5th Conference of Health Service

    The 5th Conference of Health Service “Pain and suffering – roots of light and darkness. Medicine – theology – culture” took place on 16th April 2016. During the event Professor Henryk Skarżyński received a medal from the conference organizers. The medal was awarded for the promotion of the holistic vision of man who experienced pain and suffering. 

  • Citation for Professor Henryk Skarżyński at CI2016 in Toronto

    On 12 May 2016 in Toronto four persons – Prof. Wiliam Gibson from Sydney, Prof. Thomas Balkany from Miami, Prof. Henryk Skarżyński from Warsaw and Prof. Thomas Lenarz from Hannover – received the Outstanding Achievement Award bestowed by the international community for their extraordinary contributions to development of science and medicine and ensuring optimal opportunities for interpersonal communication in modern societies. The Award for Prof. Henryk Skarżyński 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński – the Personality of the Year 2016

    The Gala “Personalities and Successes” took place on the 11th April in the Warsaw Marriott Hotel. During the event prof. Henryk Skarżyński was voted the Personality of the Year 2016. Among other persons who received the title there were: Marian Opania, Beata Kozidrak, Katarzyna and Cezary Żak, prof. Mirosław Ząbek. When opening the ceremony, Mariusz Pujszo, the organizer of the 

  • Prof. Henryk Skarżyński as an Ambassador of Integration and Cooperation

    On 7th March 2016 during the opening session of the 23rd edition of the “Welconomy Forum in Toruń” – one of the biggest economic events in Poland – prof. Henryk Skarżyński, the director of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing and the World Hearing Center, received the title of an Ambassador of Integration and Cooperation of 2015. This