Our Team

  • The president of the Foundation
    Creative creator, experienced expert in Management, Marketing and Communication.
office team
  • Marcelina Hakman
    Communications specialist
    PhD student at the Military University of Technology in the discipline of security science.
  • Michał Wszoła MD, PhD
    Chairman of BIONIC Consortium
    Transplant surgeon, transplantologist, originator of bionic pancreas, author of a new method of mini invasive treatment of complicated diabetes - endoscopic transplantation of pancreatic islets under gastric mucosa and co-founder of international multimedia platforms for the exchange of medical knowledge medtube.net and medizzy.com.
  • Wiktor Witkowski
    Technical Director
    A graduate of the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Kozminski University in Warsaw and the Faculty of Political Science and International Studies of the University of Warsaw.
  • Monika Puszko
    Internet Marketing Specialist
    Internet marketing specialist with over two years of professional experience, in particular in the field of social media and content creation.
  • Jolanta Janiszewska
    Office manager
    In her professional career she has acquired tactical skills, budget management, human capital management and effective coordination of the organization's activities.
  • Maciej Twarogowski
    Projects coordinator
    Graduate of the University of Szczecin and Warsaw University of Technology. He has many years of experience in coordinating projects and running his own business in the e-commerce industry.
Science team
  • Andrzej Berman
    Scientific team
    Doctor, scientist, general surgeon and transplant surgeon. From the very beginning involved in the bionic pancreas project. Co-founder and executor of the program of transplantation of pancreatic islets in Poland and co-founder of the Association Active with Diabetes. Co-author of the pancreatic deceleration method and bioreactor design for the storage of bionic pancreas. Co-author of the method of pancreatic decellularization and of the bioreactor designed in order to store the bionic pancreas.
  • Marta Klak PhD
    Lab manager
    Doctor of medical sciences, specialist in medical biology and biotechnology. She co-created the protocol of isolation of porcine pancreatic islets for the bionic pancreas project.
  • Michał Wszoła MD, PhD
    Chairman of BIONIC Consortium
    Transplant surgeon, transplantologist, originator of bionic pancreas, author of a new method of mini invasive treatment of complicated diabetes - endoscopic transplantation of pancreatic islets under gastric mucosa and co-founder of international multimedia platforms for the exchange of medical knowledge medtube.net and medizzy.com.
  • Piotr Cywoniuk PhD
    Scientific team
    Biotechnologist. Stem cell specialist. He deals mainly with issues related to molecular biology and genetic modifications.
  • Tomasz Bryniarski 
    Scientific team
    Bioengineer and 3D bioprinting specialist. He performed the printing of the first fully vascularized prototype of the bionic pancreas in the world.
  • Katarzyna Kosowska
    Scientific team
    Specialist in the field of chemical and process engineering. Since 2018, she has held the position of chemical Team Manager.
  • Aleksandra Kaczorowska
    Scientific team
    Graduate of Warsaw Medical University Graduate of Warsaw University . Student of Universitat dè Barcelona. National Transplant Coordinator .
  • Igor Zamora
    Scientific team
    He has the title of the Engineer of the Automation and Robotics Department at the Faculty of Mechatronics of the Warsaw University of Technology.
  • Magdalena Gomółka
    Scientific team
    A graduate of the Faculty of Biological Sciences at the University of Wrocław with a master's degree in Genetics and Experimental Biology.
  • Łukasz Kaczyński
    Scientific team
    A food technologist. He graduated in engineering studies in March 2017 at the Faculty of Food Sciences of Warsaw University of Life Sciences - SGGW
  • Tomasz Dobrzański
    Scientific team
    Graduate from the Faculty of Power and Aeronautical Engineering at the Warsaw University of Technology. In his spare time he screws with motorcycles and takes part in cycling marathons.
  • Paweł Turowski PhD
    Scientific team
    Biotechnologist. He conducted research at the University of Giessen, Germany, where he received a doctoral degree in human biology.
  • Mariusz Wyrwicki
    Scientific team
    Chemist and technologist with many years of experience in laboratory works and industrial implementations.
  • Grzegorz Tymicki, DVM
    Scientific team
    Biologist, doctor of veterinary sciences. A specialist in the field of histology and immunohistochemistry. Manager of the decellularization team.
  • Patrycja Kowalska
    Scientific team
    A graduate of Biotechnology at the Faculty of Chemistry of the Warsaw University of Technology.
Our Volunteers
  • Magdalena Nita, MD
    Volunteer
    She’s currently holding an instruction in general surgery at the General and Transplantation Surgery Clinic of Jesus Child Hospital in Warsaw.
  • Kalina Jędrzejko, MD
    Volunteer
    A graduate trainee of Medical University of Warsaw. She’s the author and co-author of many publications in general surgery and transplantology.
  • Magdalena Kwapisz, MD
    Volunteer
    An author and co-author of numerous publications in domestic and foreign magazines in the field of general surgery and transplantology.
  • Joanna Czerwińska
    Volunteer
    Graduate of the Poznań University of Economics. Personally, she’s into healthy lifestyle, loves walking and traveling.
  • DHSci Anna Ławnik
    Volunteer
    Presently she works as a senior lecturer at the Faculty of Health Science of the State Higher School in Biała Podlaska.
  • Anna Pukrop
    Volunteer
    Graduate of Silesian University of Technology, currently working in a car company, where she’s responsible for computer simulations.
  • Mateusz Zatorski, PhD
    Volunteer
    He works with people awaiting on a transplant
  • Łukasz Górski
    Volunteer
    Biotechnologist, a graduate of Warsaw University of Life Sciences. Sports lover, particularly football, beach volleyball and cycling.
  • Weronika Gajdzik
    Volunteer
    Clinical dietitian and psycho-dietitian. She runs an online dietary clinic, where she teaches what to eat to improve one's mood and health.
  • Anna Karwowska
    Volunteer
    She tells about herself “It’s not only my job but also my hobby”. She runs a blog about diabetes “Diabetic&Dietician”
  • Katarzyna Góralczyk PhD
    Foundation co-worker
    A long-time employee of the National Institute of Public Health – National Institute of Hygiene.
  • Beata Dębek
    Volunteer
    Specialist in family nursing and diabetic educator. She’s been working in her profession for 28 years, currently working in usual care and is helping patients at home. Kids and Andre Rieu lover.

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