Marcin Barczyński, MD, PhD, FEBS-ES (Endocrine Surgery)

Department of Endocrine Surgery, Third Chair of General Surgery, Jagiellonian University, Medical College, Kraków, Poland

Dr. Marcin Barczyński is Professor of Surgery at the Jagiellonian University, Medical College, Department of Endocrine Surgery. Dr. Barczyński was raised in Kraków and educated at the Jagiellonian University, Medical College in general and endocrine surgery, as well as in surgical oncology at the Maria Skłodowska-Curie Memorial Institute of Oncology in Kraków, Poland. Dr. Barczyński had postgraduate training in endocrine surgery at the University of Halle, Germany, and University of Essen, Germany, and training in minimally invasive surgery at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, USA.

Dr. Barczyński served as President of the National Delegate Council of the European Society of Endocrine Surgeons (ESES) in 2006 - 2010, a member of the Research and Education Committee of the ESES in 2011 – 2012, currently being in a position of the Treasurer of the ESES, a member of the Executive Board of the European Thyroid Association – Cancer Research Network (ETA-CRN) in 2013 - 2015, and a member of the Steering Committee and Head of Clinical Research Committee of the International Neural Monitoring Study Group (INMSG) for Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery. He is the Secretary of the UEMS Division of Endocrine Surgery of the European Board of Surgery and currently he holds the position of the President of the Polish Club of Endocrine Surgeons. Dr. Barczyński is an active member of 11 scientific societies, including the European Surgical Association (ESA), the European Thyroid Association (ETA), the European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO), the International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES) and the American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES).

Dr. Barczyński’s principle research interests have been in surgical disorders of the thyroid, parathyroid, and adrenal glands. He has a particular interest in endocrine surgical oncology (thyroid and parathyroid cancer), and novel technologies in endocrine surgery (intraoperative nerve monitoring, intraoperative iPTH assay), as well as minimally invasive endocrine surgery (retroperitoneoscopic adrenalectomy, minimally invasive parathyroidectomy).

Dr. Barczyński is the author of more than 160 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters, and he serves on five editorial boards, including British Journal of Surgery, International Journal of Endocrine Oncology, Journal of Thyroid Disorders and Therapy, Minimally Invasive Surgery, and American Journal of Case Reports. According to the Web of Science Core Collection his citation index is equal to 1500, and h-index is 22.

Terms of Appointment: Aug 2017 - Jul 2019; Oct 2019 - Sep 2021