Guntis Bahs

Riga Stradiņš University

Professor Guntis Bahs, MD, Ph.D., is a dedicated physician who actively translates his excellent clinical experience into research, medical education, and administrative work. He has published numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles and book chapters on biomarkers in the prognosis and pathogenesis of cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases, also addressing adiposity and metabolic and biochemical events in human disease. Prof. Bahs is the head of study courses in pulmonology and cardiovascular diseases, as well as the supervisor of the Medicine and Paediatrics study programs in Riga Stradins University (RSU), Latvia. He has served as the dean of the Medical Faculty and is currently the vice-rector for Health Studies at RSU.