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consultant , Neurologist , Neurosurgeon

Valdis Keris, Latvian neurosurgeon, neurologist, consultant. Achievements include inventor in field. Member of World Federation Neurosurg. Societies, Latvian Neurosurg. Association, Latvian Medical Association (vice president), European Association Neurosurg. Societies, European Federation Neurological Societies.

Background

Keris, Valdis was born on January 26, 1961 in Riga, Latvia. Son of Vilnis and Asja (Taukule) Keris.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Medical Academy Latvia, 1985; Doctor of Philosophy, Medical Academy Latvia, 1991; Doctor of Science, Medical Academy Latvia, 1996.

Career

Research fellow Medical Academy Latvia, Riga, 1985-1987. Consultant Clinical Hospital Gailezers, since 1987. Consultant Clinical Emergency Hospital, Riga, 1988—1989.

Lecturer 5th Medical School, Riga, 1990—1993. Assistant director Latvian Neuroangiological Center, Riga, 1995—2000. Consultant researcher Medical Academy Latvia, Riga, 1997—1998, assistant professor, 1998—1999, associate professor, 1999—2004.

Consultant expert Latvian State Inspection Medical Care Quality Control, Riga, since 2000. Director institute rehabilitation Riga Stradin's University, 2004—2005, professor, since 2004. Chairman trade union health and social care Employees of Latvia, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include inventor in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Transluminal Angioplasty of Precerebral and Cerebral Arteries: Experimental and Clinical Aspects, 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of World Federation Neurosurg. Societies, Latvian Neurosurg. Association, Latvian Medical Association (vice president), European Association Neurosurg.

Societies, European Federation Neurological Societies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: basketball, darts, painting, poetry.

Connections

Married Sandra Mihalenoka, July 20, 1985. Children: Janis, Ieva.

father:
Vilnis Keris

mother:
Asja (Taukule) Keris

spouse:
Sandra Mihalenoka

child:
Janis Keris

child:
Ieva Keris