Foundation Authorities

People discussing at the conference table

Agata Łapińska-Smolińska President

An expert in the pharmaceutical industry, in which she has held a management position for 20 years. Head of numerous projects. Director of HCP Marketing Department at Polpharma.

Management Board

Krzysztof Kurowski Vice President

Over 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry, particularly in research and development. A pharmacist by education.

Beata Kamosińska Member

Doctor of Medical Sciences. In the pharmaceutical industry for over 20 years. She represents the Medical Department of Polpharma.

Marcin Lewandowski Member

Relationship and Content Expert. Doctoral student at the Faculty of Medicine of the Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw.
Graduate of the Faculty of Journalism and Political Science of the University of Warsaw. In Polpharma since 2010.


Daniela Piotrowska Director of Polpharma Scientific Foundation

Expert with over ten years of experience in business organization management. Lawyer, graduate of postgraduate studies in management at the Warsaw School of Economics.


Grzegorz Kotowski Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Over ten years of experience in managerial positions in companies associated with Jerzy Starak. He is a legal advisor entered in the list of the District Chamber of Legal Advisors in Warsaw.  He has been working at Polpharma for over 15 years.

Igor Kania Member of the Supervisory Board

Attorney at law specializing in pharmaceutical and medical law, international business and M&A transactions. He has been associated with Zakłady Farmaceutyczne Polpharma SA since 2005. Currently, Head of the Legal Department in Poland at Polpharma




Scientific Council


Jarosław Reguła, MD, PhD – Chairman of the Scientific Council, internal diseases and gastroenterology

Marcin Gruchała, MD, PhD – internal medicine and cariology

Adam Kobayashi, MD, PhD – internal medicine and neurology

Piotr Kuna, MD, PhD – internal diseases and allergology

Krzysztof Narkiewicz, MD, PhD – internal medicine, cariology and hypertensiology

Grzegorz Opolski, MD, PhD – internal medicine and cardiology

Aleksander Prejbisz, MD, PhD – internal medicine, cariology and hypertensiology

Jacek Szaflik MD, PhD – ophthalmology

Mirosław Wielgoś, MD, PhD – gynecology and obstetrics, perinatology

Katarzyna Życińska, MD, PhD – internal medicine, nephrology and family medicine

Scientific Council of Honour


prof. dr hab. Waldemar Banasiak, MD, PhD – cardiology

prof. dr hab. Stefan Chłopicki, MD, PhD – experimental pharmacology, Director of Jagiellonian Centre for Experimental Therapeutics

Zbigniew Gaciong, MD, PhD – internal medicine

prof. dr hab. Grzegorz Grynkiewicz, MD, PhD – organic, medical and pharmaceutical chemistry

prof. dr hab. Marek Jarema, MD, PhD – psychiatry

dr Wojciech Kuźmierkiewicz

prof. dr hab. Roman Lorenc, MD, PhD – medicine and biochemistry

Adam Płaźnik, MD, PhD – pharmacology and psychopharmacology

prof. dr hab. Edmund Przegialiński, MD, PhD – pharmacology

prof. dr hab. Jacek Rożniecki – neurology

prof. dr hab. Jacek Spławiński, MD, PhD – pharmacology

prof. dr hab. Cezary Szczylik, MD, PhD – oncology

prof. dr hab. med. Kazimierz Roszkowski-Śliż, MD, PhD – clinical oncology

prof. dr hab. Jerzy Szaflik, MD, PhD – ophthalmology

prof. dr hab. Edward Franek, MD, PhD – internal medicine, endocrinology, nephrology

prof. dr hab. Marian Zembala, MD, PhD – cardiac surgery and transplantology

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