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Pediatric nephrologist

Petras Kaltenis, Lithuanian pediatric nephrologist. Achievements include research in covert urinary tract infection in children. Recipient Science award, Lithuanian Government, 1994. Member Seym Lithuanian Sajudis, Vilnius, 1988—1990; Member of Lithuanian Society Pediatrics Nephrology (head 2004-2008).

Background

Kaltenis, Petras was born on November 12, 1937 in Kedainiai District, Lithuania. Son of Antanas Kaltenis and Zofija Kalteniene.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Kaunas Medical University, Lithuania, 1961.

Career

Senior editor Lithuanian Soviet Encyclopedia, Vilnius, 1961—1963. Pediatrician Republic Children's Hospital, 1962—1963. Assistant professor Vilnius University, 1963—1971, associate professor to professor, 1974—2007, head, Center Pediatrics, 2002—2007, professor, 2007—2009.

Head department medical informatics Institute Experimental and Clinical Medicine, 1972—1974. Pediatrics nephrologist Vilnius University Children's Hospital, 2008—2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in covert urinary tract infection in children.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journal.

Membership

Member Seym Lithuanian Sajudis, Vilnius, 1988—1990. Member of Lithuanian Society Pediatrics Nephrology (head 2004-2008).

Connections

Married Liudmila Steponaityte, June 26, 1965. Children: Vaida Bijuniene, Migle Kaltenyte, Aurius.

father:
Antanas Kaltenis

mother:
Zofija Kalteniene

spouse:
Liudmila Steponaityte

child:
Vaida Bijuniene Kaltenis

child:
Migle Kaltenyte Kaltenis

child:
Aurius Kaltenis