I am a graduate of the Medical Department of the Warsaw Medical University. After graduation, I started working at the Oncology Center in Warsaw. I obtained the title of specialist in the field of clinical oncology there. In the Oncology Center in Warsaw, I defended my doctoral dissertation and did my habilitation. In the years 1995 -2011 I was the head of the Breast Cancer and Reconstructive Surgery Department. I am currently the medical director of the Radom Center of Oncology and lecturer at the Medical Center of Postgraduate Education. I am an associate professor at this university. I am the president of the Society for Breast Cancer Research and the former president of the Senologic International Society. I work intensely to create breast units in Poland and worldwide.