Welcome to the National Institute of Public Health – National Institute of Hygiene (NIPH – NIH)
The mission of the National Institute of Public Health-National Institute of Hygiene is to protect the health of the population through actions taken in the field of public health, including research and training. This refers to the monitoring of biological, chemical and physical risk factors in food, water and air as well as diseases and infections control. NIPH-NIH offers expertise for the government, NGOs and civil society in the field of public health, risk assessment and indication how to avoid risks. The Institute also conducts research of sera and vaccines quality.
Department of Sera and Vaccines Evaluation at NIPH-NIH, associated within European network of OMCL-s (General European Official Medicinal Control Laboratories Network – GEON) was granted the attestation (EDQM/MJA-100 certificate) by European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines to perform batch release of immunological or blood-derived products and post-marketing testing.
On 22nd of January 2016 on the 20th. anniversary of Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing in the World Hearing Center of the Institute of Physiology and Pathology of Hearing in Kajetany, Conference of Directors and Scientific Council Presidents Medical Research Institutes took place. The main purpose of the meeting was to discuss current and future position of medical institutes in healthcare and science.
NIPH-NIH scientists on the List of 100 most influential people in Polish healthcare published in Puls Medycyny.
Prof. Mirosław Wysocki, M.D, PhD (16), prof. Lidia Brydak (30), Assoc. Prof. Tomasz Zdrojewski (6), Krzysztof Kuszewski, M.D., PhD (65) and prof. Zbigniew Szawarski (60) are on this year’s List of 100 most influential people in Polish healthcare, published by Polish magazine “Puls Medycyny”