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Internist , Pulmonologist

Genius Alfonsas Norvaisas, Lithuanian pulmonologist, internist. Registered internist, 1965, pulmonologist, 1992. Numerous awards from Lithuanian Minister Health. Fellow American College Chest Physicians; member National Society Internists, Pulmonologists and Alergologists, Lithuanian National Delaware of European Respiratory Society, European Academy Allergology and Clinical Immunology, Global Initiative on Asthma (advisory committee).

Background

Norvaisas, Genius Alfonsas was born on October 30, 1934 in Siauliu, Lithuania. Son of Jurgis and Eleonora (Arsulyte) Norvaisas.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kaunas Medical Academy, Lithuania, 1960.

Career

Intern Klaipeda Hospital Red Cross, 1960-1964. Deputy Kalaipeda Health Department, 1964-1976. Head Klaipeda First Aid Station, 1976-1995.

Chief internist Klaipeda Region, since 1978. Chief Pulmonology-Allergology Department, Klaipeda, since 1980. Head Lithuania Asthma Center, since 1994, Private Outpatient Clinic, Klaipeda, since 1994.

Secretary Klaipeda Region Internist Society, since 1978. Medical advisory Lithuanian Asthma Association, since 1994. President Lithuanian Foundation, Breathe Easy, since 1994.

Achievements

  • Registered internist, 1965, pulmonologist, 1992.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: If You Ill Asthma, 1992. Editor in chief: Breathe Easy Newspaper, since 1994.

Membership

Fellow American College Chest Physicians. Member National Society Internists, Pulmonologists and Alergologists, Lithuanian National Delaware of European Respiratory Society, European Academy Allergology and Clinical Immunology, Global Initiative on Asthma (advisory committee).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, tourism, fishing.

Connections

Married Irena Liucija Dikaite Norvaisiene, July 27, 1958. Children: Arvydas, Sarunas.

father:
Jurgis Norvaisas

mother:
Eleonora (Arsulyte) Norvaisas

spouse:
Irena Liucija Dikaite Norvaisiene

child:
Arvydas Norvaisas

child:
Sarunas Norvaisas