Dr. Pawel Konieczynski studied Pharmacy at the Medical University of Gdansk (MUG), Poland and graduated from Faculty of Pharmacy at MUG in 1992 as a master of Pharmacy. Then he started his scientific and didactic work at the Department of Analytical Chemistry of MUG. He obtained his PhD degree in 1997 at MUG and in years 1997-1999, Dr P. Konieczynski was a fellow of EU scientific scholarship (PostDoc) at the Department of Inorganic, Metallorganic and Analytical Chemistry at the University of Padua (Italy). His research interest is focused on analysis of metallic and non-metallic elements in medicinal plants. In 2018 he obtained the position of an Associate Professor at the Medical University of Gdansk. He has published more than 50 research articles in SCI(E) journals.