Profesor Henryk Skarżyński

Prof. Henryk Skarzynski the Outstanding Pole


“Outstanding Pole” Statuettes have been awarded during the „Teraz Polska” Anniversary Gala on June 11, 2011 at the Grand Theatre in Warsaw, Poland. The Competition Jury grants this prestigious title for the individuals whose activity is recognized in Poland and abroad. ..

NHS&AHS 2012 – International conference on hearing screening


The conference on early detection and diagnosis of hearing disorders in newborns, pre-school and school-age children, in adults and elderly people, took place on 5-9 June 2012, in Cernobbio, Lake Como, Italy.  The NHS&AHS2012 conference gathered over 550 representatives of 60 countries – specialists ..

First in Poland CODACS implantation surgery


  At the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing there are conducted numerous various World’s,  Europe’s  and Poland’s first hearing improving surgeries. On 26 June 2012 Prof. Henryk Skarzynski carried out first in Poland, and forth in the World, CODACS implantation ..

Two world records during one summer

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Under such motto, at the World Hearing Center in Kajetany, on July 15, on the occasion of the 20th Anniversary of Poland’s first cochlear implantation of a deaf person was organized the family picnic. This family gathering was attended by ..

20th Anniversary of the First in Poland Cochlear Implantation in a Deaf Person

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20 years ago, on July 16th, 1992, Prof. Henryk Skarżyński performed the first in Poland cochlear implantation in a deaf adult. One day later the same implant received the five years old child. – I was facing a great challenge: I ..

6th European Academy of Otology and Neuro-Otology Instructional Workshop and Consensus in Auditory Implants in Bratislava


6th  Instructional Workshop and Consensus in Auditory Implants, organized by the European Academy of Otology and Neuro-Otology was held on 30.08-2.09.2012 in Bratislava. Poland was represented in this meeting by Prof. Henryk Skarzynski, who is a founding member of the EAONO ..

Annual meeting of the Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum

The Italian members of the Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum Amicitiae Sacrum hosted this year’s annual meeting of a small group of scientists, members of this elite Society. Meeting took place on 26-29August 2012 in Rome. Poland was represented by Prof. Henryk Skarzynski, who ..

Polish Academy of Sciences Medals awarded

Three outstanding Polish scholars where honored during the solemn meeting of the Polish Academy of Sciences on September 18, 2012. At the request of the Department of Medical Sciences and based on the recommendations of the Chapter of the Copernicus ..

The Pearls of the Polish Economy have been presented

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On November 16th 2012, in the Royal Castle in Warsaw, took place the Gala of the Laureates of the 10th edition of the Pearls of the Polish Economy. During the Gala, besides the awards for the representatives of the economy ..

The Honorary Polish Congress Ambassador title for Prof. Henryk Skarzynski

Prof. Henryk Skarzynski has been awarded the title of the Honorary Polish Congress Ambassador and the diploma in recognition of his services in promoting Poland as a place to organize international congresses. This distinction has been bestowed during the International ..

World Hearing Center received the Golden Laurel of Innovation

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– If the measure of our usefulness to the society is the largest number of hearing improving surgeries per day all over the world – in the awarded today World Hearing Center – actually we feel useful– said Prof. Henryk ..

XI Hearing Preservation Workshop

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On 18th – 21st October 2012, in Toronto, took place an exclusive meeting of the prominent specialists entitled the Hearing Preservation Workshop, organized periodically with the cochlear implant company Med-El. There were 180 participants from all over the world attending the ..


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In the World Hearing Center, on February 20th – 22nd,  took place the 5th International Course in the Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, the only one in Poland and one of the few in Europe courses in this field combined with the ..

Pioneering BONEBRIDGE implantation


First in Poland operation of a pioneering auditory implant called BONEBRIDGE has been conducted on December 19, 2012 by prof. Henryk Skarzynski in the World Hearing Center, Kajetany. BONEBRIDGE device has been implanted for the first time in 2012, only in ..

Prestigious Prix Galien award for the Institute

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In Warsaw, the inaugural edition of the prestigious Prix Galien Poland competition was completed. It is one of the most important competitions in the world, rewarding most innovative breakthroughs in pharmacy, medicine and the wide field of health care for ..

Professor Henryk Skarzynski named Personality of the Year 2012

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The final of the thirteenth edition of the Leaders of the Year in Healthcare Competition was held in the Royal Castle in Warsaw on January 16, 2013. During the Gala which was honored by the Chief of National Health Fund ..

Prof. Skarzynski named 2nd most infuential person in polish healthcare system

For the 11th time the experts of the journal ‘Puls Medycyny’ have named the 100 most influential individuals in the Polish healthcare. In this year’s edition of the ranking Prof. H. Skarżyński holds honorable, second position. His notable achievements and significant ..

Winners of Prof. Zbigniew Religa Competition Announced

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The Foundation for Children „Help on Time”, on the motion of patients, bestowed the awards and distinctions in the Prof. Zbigniew Religa Competition for the outstanding physicians and exemplary health care institutions. The gala took place on May 14th, 2013 in ..

Elections for the Main Council of the Research Institutes

On 27-28th of May 2013, 22nd Reporting&Election Forum of the Research Institutes took place. During the event 31 members of the Main Council were selected. The Council’s term lasts 3 years. To the Main Council the following members representatives of medical institutes ..

8th Conference of Audiology and Phoniatrics Section, in Łódź

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Instrumental methods of voice examination, the rules of prophylaxis, prevention and rehabilitation of hearing, voice and speech disorders, as well as disorders of communication and articulation, and latest methods of audiology diagnostics – were the main topics of 8th Conference ..

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński elected to be the Vice-president of the RGIB Presidium

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński has been selected to be the Vice-president of the Main Council of the Research Institutes (RGIB) Presidium of the 8th Term. On 24th June 2013, the first meeting of the Main Council of the Research Institutes of ..

Prof. Henryk Skarżyński awarded with Viribus Unitis medal

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“10 years with passion” – this is the motto of this year’s celebration of the Confidence Award “Gold OTIS”. The jubilee gala took place in „Rezydencja Belweder-Klonowa” hotel in Warsaw, on 10th of April 2013. This year, the patients participating in ..

Medals named after Prof. Jan Nielubowicz has been awarded


On 6th of April 2012, during the 32nd Convention of Doctors of the Regional Medical Chamber in Warsaw, Prof. Henryk Skarżyński – the director of the World Hearing Center of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing – was ..

Professionals of Forbes chosen

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On 29 of May, 2013, at the gala ceremony in Polonia Palace Hotel in Warsaw, the Professionals of Forbes 2013 from Mazovia Region were announced. The Forbes Magazine pursued a contest which enabled the magazine’s readers to choose the best advocates, actors, ..

20th Anniversary From the Diagnostic-Treatment-Rehabilitation Center for the Deaf and Hearing Impaired “Cochlear Center” to the World Hearing Center

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25 Ph.D. titles, up to 70 hearing improving surgeries daily, the organization of 169 scientific conferences and workshops, over 300 awards and distinctions, 1295 Polish and international publications, 4858  papers and speeches at Polish and international conferences. This is merely a part of scientific, clinical, ..