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Pr Andrzej Szuba

Andrezj Szuba


Cardiometabolic health, Human nutrition and disease prevention, vascular medicine, lymphatic system, endothelial dysfunction, epidemiolog. Dr Szuba is involved in research and teaching on epidemiology and preventive medicine and is currently coordinating the Polish Arm of the large ongoing Prospective Urban and Rural Epidemiological (PURE) cohort.


2006:               Degree: Specialist in hypertensiology

2005:               Associate Professor Degree granted upon dissertation on “Therapy of Lymphedema”

2004:               Degree: Specialist in vascular medicine

1995-1998:       Fellowship in Vascular Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

1993-1994:       Post-doctoral Fellowship: Department of Biochemistry, SUNY Health Science Centre, Brooklyn, NY.

1991-1993:       Ph.D in Medical Sciences obtained for thesis entitled “Superoxide Dismutase Activity in Patients with Arteriosclerosis Obliterans”, Medical School of Wroclaw, Poland.


2011-Present:   Professor of Medicine, Division of Angiology,Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland

2010-Present:   Professor of Medicine, Head of the Internal Medicine Department; 4th Military Hospital, Wrocław, Poland

2006-2010:      Associate Professor, Department of Physiotherapy, University School of Physical Education, Wrocław, Poland

2005-2011:       Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland

2002-2004:      Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Wroclaw Medical University, Poland

1997-2002:       Clinical Assistant Professor, Senior Research Associate; Stanford University


Skórkowska-Telichowska K, Kosińska J, Chwojnicka M, Tuchendler D, Tabin M, Tuchendler R,  Bobak Ł, Trziszka T, Szuba A (2016) Positive effects of egg-derived phospholipids in patients with metabolic syndrome. Advances in medical sciences, Volume:61, Issue:1, Pages:169-74, DOI:10.1016/j.advms.2015.12.003

Khatib R, McKee M, Shannon H, Chow C, Rangarajan S, Teo K, Wei L, Mony P, Mohan V, Gupta R, Kumar R, Vijayakumar K, Lear S, Diaz R, Avezum A, Lopez-Jaramillo P, Lanas F, Yusoff K, Ismail N, Kazmi K, Rahman O, Rosengren A, Monsef N, Kelishadi R, Kruger A, Puoane T, Szuba A, Chifamba J, Temizhan A, Dagenais G, Gafni A, Yusuf S (2016) Availability and affordability of cardiovascular disease medicines and their effect on use in high-income, middle-income, and low-income countries: an analysis of the PURE study data, LANCET, Volume: 387, Issue: 10013, Pages: 61-69, DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00469

Vaidean,…& Szuba ( 2015) Hypertension awareness, treatment and control: does the risk factor profile matter? The Polish Norwegian Study (PONS), EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL, Volume: 36, Pages: 24-24, Supplement: 1.

Zatonska K , Campos H , Ilow R , Janik-Koncewicz K , Rozanska D , Regulska-Ilow B , Poltyn-Zaradna K , Szuba A , Zatonski WA. Dietary intake and adipose tissue level of specific fatty acids in a selected group from the Lower Silesia population. Ann Agric Environ Med. 2012 Sep 20;19(3):389-94. PubMed PMID: 23020028

Dehghan M, Ilow R, Zatonska K, Szuba A, Zhang X, Mente A, Regulska-IlowB. Development, reproducibility and validity of the food frequency questionnaire in the Poland arm of the Prospective Urban and Rural Epidemiological (PURE) study. J Hum Nutr Diet. 2012 Jun;25(3):225-32. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-277X.2012.01240.x. Epub 2012 Mar 6.