Krzysztof Przewozniak



Deputy director – WHO Collaborating Centre, Cancer Center and Institute – Poland

Krzysztof Przewozniak is sociologist of medicine and methodologist of social and life sciences and has over 30 years experience in the field of public health, cancer and tobacco control. As public health and tobacco control expert, he has been working or collaborating with the World Health Organization, World Bank, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, International Union Against Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Johns Hopkins University, National Cancer Institutes in USA and Canada, US Environmental Protection Agency.

He was project leader, principal investigator or collaborator in over 130 Polish and international research and intervention projects. He is author or co-author over 200 scientific publications.

For his scientific, social and public health work, he was awarded by President of the Republic of Poland, Ministry of Health, Polish Academy of Sciences, UICC Globalink Network, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States.


Submitted by: Polina Starchenko, 9 June 2017