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Director of the Oncology Centre – Institute
Branch in Gliwice
Prof. Krzysztof Składowski, M.D., Ph.D.

Born on 17/09/1960 in Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski. Since 1970 he has been living in Silesia – for 30 years in Gliwice and before that in Chorzów and Katowice. Graduate of the Juliusz Słowacki Memorial I High School in Chorzów (1979) and the Medical Department of the Silesian Medical Academy (1985).
Since 1985 he has been continuously working in the Oncology Centre – Maria Skłodowska-Curie Memorial Institute, branch in Gliwice and holding positions of: Assistant (1985-89), Research Assistant (1989-95), Research Assistant Professor (1995-2002), Docent (2002-2010) and Professor (2010-Present). In 1994 he received PhD in medicine, in 2001 a habilitation and in 2009 he was granted the title of Professor.
Since 1993 he has been a specialist in oncological radiotherapy. Since 1997 he has been in charge of I Clinic of Radiotherapy (now I Clinic Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy) and since 2016 he has been the director of the Centre of Oncology in Gliwice.
Between 1995 and 1999 he was a consultant for the Częstochowskie Province in matters of oncology and from 2002 until now a consultant for the Silesian Province in matters of oncological radiotherapy. Clinical consultant: Department of Oncology in Częstochowa (1999-2005), Oncology Centre in Białystok (2005-2010), Department of Radiotherapy of the Oncology Center in Katowice (since 2009), Oncology Centre in Beskid (since 2009) and Oncology Centre in Opole (since 2007).
He was a laureate of scholarship at Royal Marsden Hospital (1988) and Institute of Cancer Research (1992) in London. He is a visiting professor at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston Thomas Jefferson Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Universities in Tübingen, UC in Los Angeles and Wisconsin in Madison. He is a member of the science committees of the international and domestic conferences organized by ESTRO (European Society for Radiation Oncology), AHNS (American Head and Neck Society), PTO (Polskie Towarzystwo Onkologiczne - Polish Oncological Association), PTRO (Polskie Towarzystwo Radioterapii Onkologicznej – Polish Oncological Radiotherapy Association), Polską Grupę Badań Nowotworów Głowy i Szyi (Polish Group for Head and Neck Cancer Research).
He belongs to the following associations: PTO (since 1988), ESTRO (since 1992; in National Societies Board since 2012), PTRO (since 1997, secretary 2002-2012, chairman since 2012), ASTRO (American Society for Radiation Oncology since 2008), PTRB (Polskie Towarzystwo Badań Radiacyjnych – Polish Association for Radiative Research  since 2013).
He is the author of 197 publications reported in Research Gate database, quoted over 2000 times in international works (h-index = 19, i10-index = 25) with 547,37 Impact Factor points. He led or supervised scientifically over 40 clinical trials, including more than a dozen international ones.
Awards: ESTRO-VARIAN Clinical Research Award (1998), Award of the Director of COI (2000), 3 times the PTO Award (2006, 2014 and 2015), and Złoty Krzyż Zasługi (Golden Cross of Merit) (2011).
The author of “Wspólnie pokonajmy raka,” ZNAK Publishing House, Kraków, 2011. 

Deputy Director
for Clinical Matters
Prof. Sebastian Giebel, M.D., Ph.D.

An internal medicine and hematology and clinical transplantation specialist, Prof. Giebel graduated from the Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Faculty of Medicine in 1996. In 2003, he obtained the degree of a Doctor of Medical Sciences, followed by the title of Assistant Professor of Medical Sciences in 2008 and the title of the Professor in 2013. Since 2008, he has been working for the Cancer Centre in Gliwice, from 2011 he has been Head of the Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Hematology-Oncology and from 2015  the Deputy Director for Clinical Matters. Prof. Giebel is the President of Polish Adult Leukemia Group (PALG) and Polish Lymphoma Research Group (PLRG), the Secretary of the Working Group of Acute Leukemias of European Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (EBMT). An author of 120 scientific papers, mainly in the field of hematology and hematopoietic cell transplantation.

Deputy Director
for Outpatient Health Care and Diagnostic
Prof. Barbara Bobek-Billewicz, M.D., Ph.D.
Graduate of the Medical Department of the Medical Academy in Kraków (1980). She was granted the I degree (1983) and the II degree (1990) of the specialization in radiodiagnostics and since 2011 she has specialized in nuclear medicine. She was granted the Ph.D. in 1989 and the habilitation in 2001. In 2013 she was granted the title of Professor. She has been employed in the Oncology Center in Gliwice as the Head of the Department of Radiology and Image Diagnostics since 2004.
In terms of 2008-2012 and 2016-2021 she has been a member  of the Science Board of the Oncology Centre – Maria Skłodowska-Curie Memorial Institute and between 2008-2012 she was a Vice-chairwoman of the Committee for Ph.D. Conferment Procedure of the Science Board. Since May 2016 she has been working as the Deputy Director  for Outpatient Health Care and Diagnostic. In June 2016 she completed a postgraduate course in the field of Health Care Management at the Faculty of Health Sciences of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków.

Deputy Director
for Finances and Management
Anna Kotuła, M.A.
A graduate of the Wrocław University of Economics Faculty of Business Management and Information Technology (1999), she completed her post-graduate studies in management of health care institutions at the Katowice School of Economics in 2003 and in new quality management in health care at the College of Labor Safety Management in Katowice (2013).  She attended a number of professional training seminars dealing with the operation, organization and management of medical institutions.  Since 2006, she has been working as Deputy Director for Finance and Management.

Deputy Director
for Administration and Technical Matters

Zdzisław Tarasiewicz, M.A.
Graduate of the Department of Trade, Transport and Services at Karol Adamiecki Memorial Economic Academy in Katowice (1983). He participated in numerous trainings in the fields of public finances, organization and realization of public procurement, and business management. He possesses vast experience in managing various businesses of different ownership structures (public, private, collective, capital companies and partnerships) in the following industries: constructions, telecommunications and multimedia, energetics, health care, and social services.
He was employed in the Institute of Oncology in January 2017 as the Proxy for Development and since January 2018 he has been working as the Deputy Director for Administration and Technical Matters of the Maria Skłodowska-Curie Memorial Oncology Centre-Institute, branch in Gliwice.
Deputy Director for Scientific Matters
Tomasz Rutkowski, M.D., Ph.D.

Specialist in oncological radiotherapy and clinical oncology. Graduate of the Faculty of Medicine of the Medical University of Silesia in Zabrze (1997). He received his Ph.D. of Medical Sciences in 2004, post-doctoral degree in 2014. Employed at the Oncology Center in Gliwice since 1997. Employee of the Ist Department of Radiotherapy and Chemotherapy. Secretary of the Polish Society of Oncological Radiotherapy (2012-2017), member of the Scientific Council of the Institute of Oncology (2016-2017 and 2017-2020). Author of over 40 scientific publications, mainly on the treatment of cancer patients within the head and neck area.