LejnieksA.JPG (8496 bytes) Professor Aivars LEJNIEKS

Head of the Department of Internal Medicine, Riga Stradins University

Head specialist of Internal Medicine,
Riga Eastern Clinical  University Hospital

Hipokrata iela 2,
Riga, LV-1023

Phone:  + 371 67042337
Fax:  + 371 67042338


Born: May 26, 1957, Jurmala, Latvia

Languages: Latvian, Russian, English

Main fields of interest and research:


Scientific Degree and Academic Tittle


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Member of organisational committees:

     Organisation of and lecturing at educational seminars in Latvia and abroad. In the recent lectures the themes of the lectures related to: cardio-vascular risk factors, arterial hypertension, disorders of lipid and carbohydrates metabolism, metabolic syndrome, depressions, adiposity, calcium metabolism, osteoporosis, diabetes mellitus and its late complications, problems of adrenal glands, thyroid and other endocrine diseases.

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Participation in 22 clinical trials as principal investigator.

Supervised theses and completed theses – 7.

Last update 07.05.2011