A new sworn Rector of the Medical University of Gdańsk professor Marcin Gruchała, Rector-elect took the solemn oath and received the insignia of power from professor Janusz Moryś during the meeting of joined Senates of the Medical University of Gdańsk of the terms of office 2012-2016 and 2016-2020. The meeting, which took place on 1st September of the current year, began with the speech of professor Janusz Moryś. It was followed by the protocol from the election read by professor Ewa Bryl, the chair of University Electoral Commission. The meeting finished with the speech delivered by Rector professor Marcin Gruchała and professor Michał Woźniak, a senior senator of the term of office 2012-2016. The closest collaborators of Rector will be prof. Tomasz Bączek Ph.D., Vice-Rector for Science, dr hab. Tomasz Smiatacz Ph.D. Vice-Rector for Students’ Affairs, prof. Edyta Szurowska Ph.D., Vice-Rector for Clinical Affairs, prof. Jacek Bigda Ph.D., Vice-Rector for Education.