Janis Gardovskis

Riga Stradiņš University Latvia

Professor habilitated medical doctor Janis Gardovskis integrates outstanding academic and research activity with the tasks of practicing surgeon. He assumes the positions of the Head of the Department of Surgery at Riga Stradiņš University and Head of the Surgical Clinics in Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital. Professor Janis Gardovskis is an Actual Member of the Latvian Academy of Sciences and member of the Latvian Association of Surgeons. He has received fellowships in surgery in Denmark, Lithuania, Finland, Sweden, and Germany. The scientific preferences of professor Janis Gardovskis include videosurgery, pancreatic surgery, oncologic surgery, transplantation, hereditary cancers and life quality in surgical patients. J.Gardovskis has participated in many international and local scientific projects and clinical trials. He has authored/ co-authored 5 monographs, 12 book chapters, and 44 scientific publications in international citation databases (Scopus, PubMed) as well as numerous other papers. In addition, 18 doctoral dissertations have been defended under his supervision. As an eminent specialist in surgery with a strong focus on future development, Professor Janis Gardovskis has a genuine interest and expert skills in the evaluation of next-generation diagnostic methods to meet the clinical needs.

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