Dr. Jakub Bukowczan, MD, PhD, MRCP (London), MRCPI, PGDip (London) gained his medical degree from the Faculty of Medicine at the Jagiellonian University in Krakow in 2004. He then pursuit postgraduate studies in the United States, Ireland and England, where he specialised in general internal medicine, endocrinology, metabolic diseases, obesity and diabetes. He is a member of the Royal College of Physicians in London and of the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, and he is board certified in the USA. He completed a speciality clinical fellowship at Weill-Cornell Medical College/New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York at the Comprevensive Weigh Control Center. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy in England, as well as many prestigious scientific societies in Europe, United Kingdom and USA. Winner of many prestigious awards, scholarships and distinctions.