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Leading researchers

Dr.med.

Mārcis Leja

Leading researcer

Doctor - gastroenterologist, oncology and oncological disease screening expert
 

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Research interests:

Early detection of cancer and pre-cancerous conditions, screening diagnostics and prevention options; H. pylori infection and related diseases; celiac disease, autoimmune diseases; new diagnostic methods in gastroenterology; in hepatology and oncology, functional diagnostics.

PhD

Lilian Tzivian

Leading researcher

Certified epidemiologist and specialist in public health
 

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Research interests:

Aging-related cognitive and work-related changes; Alzheimer's disease; the connection of the environment, air pollution and noise with the cognitive function; quality of life and stress; research design, displacement and classification problems.

Dr.med.

Ilva Daugule

Leading researcher

Doctor pediatrician
gastrointestinal endoscopy specialist
 

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Research interests:

Digestive diseases, Helicobacter pylori infection in children and adults, stomach pre-cancerous conditions.

Dr.med.

Valdis Folkmanis

Leading researcher

Doctor - a child neurologist, Montessori Pedagogy Specialist
 

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Research interests:

Social Pediatrics, Montessori Medical Pedagogy, Multisensor Therapy.

Dr.med.

Sergejs Isajevs  

Leading researcher

Doctor - Pathologist

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Research interests:

Histopathology of gastrointestinal pre-cancerous conditions and tumors, molecular pathology and pathogenesis studies.

Dr.med.

Indra Gulbe      

Leading researcher

Doctor, gastrointestinal endoscopy specialist

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Research interests:

Gastrointestinal endoscopy, determination of pre-cancerous stomach conditions and control of risk group patients, identification of H. pylori infection and reduction of risk of gastric cancer after its eradication.

Dr.med.

Ilze Kikuste

Leading researcher

Doctor - gastroenterologist, gastrointestinal endoscopy specialist, interniste
 

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Research interests:

Early diagnosis of gastric cancer, prevention options, stomach pre-cancerous conditions, detection and release of high-risk groups, H.pylori infection, diseases caused by it, colorectal cancer screening, celiac disease, endoscopic diagnostic and therapies latest methods in gastroenterology and gastrointestinal endoscopy.

Dr.sc.ing.

Arnis Kiršners

Leading researcher

Information systems architect and developer, data analyst
 

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Research interests:

Analysis of time series and their characteristic parameters data with data acquisition methods and algorithms. Designing of forecasting (screening) models.

Dr.med

Inta Liepniece - Karele

Leading researcher

Physician - pathologist
 

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Research interests:

Gastrointestinal, mammary gland and gynecological pathology.

PhD

Manohar Prasad Bhandari

Acting leading researcher

PhD in Information Engineering
 

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Research interests: Gastric cancer, VOC, exhalation analysis, cancer diagnostics, cancer biomarkers, gastric microbiome, electronic nose, GC-MS, machine learning, data analysis.

Dr.sc.soc.

Signe Mežinska

Leading researcher

Bioethics Specialist
 

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Research interests:

Ethical and social aspects of Biobanks; doctor-patient relationship patterns; ethics of human reproduction; conflicts of interests in medicine.

Dr.sc.ing.

Sergejs Paršutins

Leading researcher

Information system architect and developer, data analyst
 

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Research interests:

Modeling and design of information systems, data analysis using machine learning methods, artificial neural networks, data mining.

Docent

Kārlis Purmalis

Leading researcher

Economist

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Research interests:

Cost-effectiveness calculations, the impact of health-care preventive measures on the economy.

Dr.sc.ing.

Inese Poļaka

Leading researcher

Biostatistic, data analyst
 

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Research interests:

Easy to interpret machine learning models, application of machine learning in medicine, bioinformatics, induction of diagnostic and prognostic models from data.

Dr.med.

Daiga Šantare   

Leading researcher

Dietary doctor

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Research interests:

Risks of oncological diseases, healthy diet, the role of nutrition in disease prevention.


Researchers

Ilona Kojalo

Researcher

Data statistician

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Inga Bogdanova

Researcher

Forensic expert
 

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 Research interests:

Dr.med.

Ivars Tolmanis

Researcher

Gastroenterologist, endoscopist

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Research interests:

Ģirts Šķenders

Researcher

Laboratory doctor
 

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Research interests:

Tuberculosis research, clinical trials of new drugs. 

Dr.med.

Aigars Vanags

Researcher

Doctor anesthesiologist - reanimatologist, endoscopist, gastroenterologist

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Research interests:

Early detection of gastric and colon cancer and pre-cancerous conditions. Atrophic gastritis. Evaluation of endoscopy quality, including anesthesia.

Dr.Biol.

Viktors Veliks

Reserarcher

Human and Animal Physiologist
 

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Research interests:

New diagnostic methods for gastroenterology, hepatology and oncology, functional diagnostics. Biostatistics. 

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