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educator , microbiologist

Aija Zilevica, Latvian microbiologist, educator. Achievements include research in diagnosis and treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia. Member Association Latvian Microbiologists (president 1994-1997).

Background

Zilevica, Aija was born on May 14, 1940 in Riga, Latvia. Daughter of Valentins and Valda (Aberberga) Bumeisters.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1968. Habilitation, Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1980.

Career

Junior researcher institute microbiology Latvian Academy of Sciences, Riga, 1967-1974. Professor Riga Medical I-TE, 1974-1975. Head department microbiology Riga Medical Academy, 1975-1996, professor microbiology, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in diagnosis and treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Biotechnology, 1987 (First prize Latvian Academy of Sciences 1990), Microorganisms and Viruses, 1992.

Membership

Member Association Latvian Microbiologists (president 1994-1997).

Connections

Married Eduards Zilevics, September 4, 1964 (divorced 1979). Children: Vanaga Tija, Ozola Zane. Married Uldis Viesturs, January 7, 1987.

father:
Valentins Bumeisters

mother:
Valda (Aberberga) Bumeisters

spouse:
Eduards Zilevics

spouse:
Uldis Viesturs

child:
Vanaga Tija Zilevica

child:
Ozola Zane Zilevica