Krzysztof Zieniewicz graduated from the Medical University of Warsaw, Poland. He is currently – Chairman of the Department of General, Transplant & Liver Surgery, Medical University of Warsaw, and the Director of Liver Transplant Program (> 2200 transplants), specialist in clinical transplantology and general and oncological surgery.
He was trained in liver surgery in Europe, US and Japan (Paris -Hopital Paul Brousse and Beaujon, Strasbourg – Hopital Civil and Hautepierre, UCLA, University of Kyoto). He is member of the surgical team, which performed in 1994 first successful liver transplantation in adult in Poland and recently – simultaneous heart and liver transplant.
He is Past-President of the Polish Transplantation Society, Executive Board member of the Association of Polish Surgeons, Board Member of E-AHPBA, ELITA, member of ESOT, ILTS, IHPBA, ASTS, Compagnons Hepato-Biliaires; co-editor-in-chief of Annals of Transplantation. He authored >200 publications in journals and >40 chapters, was an invited speaker in > 100 national and international meetings