Jolanta Bilińska is based in Poland. A widely respected expert in public health, Jolanta brings her experience in founding and running patients’ organizations to her role as Immediate-Past Chair.


  • Director for Development and Social Communication at Jonscher Hospital in Lodz, Poland
  • Head of the International Cooperation Department, National Health Fund, Lodz, Poland
  • Published almost 2000 articles concerning medical issues and politics
  • Coordinator concerning the European Union in the National Health Fund in Lodz, Poland
  • Patients for Patient Safety Champion, part of WHO Patient Safety
  • Founder of the Patient Safety Foundation

 Terms on our board

  • 1st term (2009-2012)
  • 2nd term (2012-2015)
  • 3rd term (2015-2018)