I welcome you to the Medical Faculty of the Medical University of Lodz and I am very happy that you have chosen our University to begin your medical studies.
This University, established in 2002, inherits achievements of two great medical schools existing previously in Lodz – Medical Academy of Lodz and Military Medical Academy. Therefore, it is rooted in the tradition of Polish and European medicine, as well as, aligned with global strategies and priorities in healthcare education.
With a rigorous core of courses across the basic and medical sciences, the academic staff of Medical Faculty encourages student inquiry and research. Moreover, the clinical training provides appropriate background for future medical practice. I believe that together we will be able to build the solid foundations for your medical careers. In this field you may rely on our team of professional medical teachers.
I wish all of you the best in your academic studies. We are proud to be able to offer all of you the opportunity to acquire up-to-date knowledge and interaction with diverse and vibrant community dedicated to intellectual discoveries and embedded in the world of medical specialists. I hope that the international atmosphere and stay in Lodz, which is considered a multicultural city, will also be very fruitful in your personal lives.
I sincerely wish you all the best in pursuing the path leading to knowledge which will allow you to obtain excellence in education, research, patient care and service to community.
Once again, welcome to our University.
Prof. Sebastian Kłosek, MD, DMD, PhD
Vice-Dean for Studies in English
Faculty of Medicine
Medical University of Lodz