Polish politician and paediatrician. He served as a Minister of Health from October 18, 2011 until June 10, 2015 under Donald Tusk and was a member of Polish Sejm in years 2007-2019. As a Minister of Health he introduced a comprehensive reform of the oncological system, known as the oncological package. From 2019, he serves as a Member of the European Parliament. He is a member of the ENVI committee and a Chairman of the Special Committee on Beating Cancer.
Updated: October 2020