INVITED SPEAKERS

INVITED SPEAKERS

Anu Ambos MD (Estonia)
Center of internal medicine, North Estonia Medical Center

Karl Andersen MD PhD FESC (Iceland)
Professor of Cardiology, University of Iceland, Department of Medicine, division of Cardiology, Landspitali University Hospital
Director, Risk Assessment Clinic of the Icelandic Heart Association,
Member of the European Chronic Disease Alliance and the EU Relations Committee on CVD Prevention of the European Society of Cardiology.

Edwin D. Blumberg MD, FACC (USA)
CNJ Cardiology, South Plainfield, NJ

Maija Dambrova PhD (Latvia)
Head, Laboratory of Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis

Ingrida Domarkiene MD (Lithuania)
Department of Human and Medical Genetics of the Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University

Vilnis Dzerve MD, PhD, FESC (Latvia)
Chief, Scientific Board, Research Institute of Cardiology, University of Latvia
Vice-President, Latvian Physician's Association

Andrejs Erglis MD, PhD, FESC, FACC (Latvia)
Co-Chairman, 6th Baltic Atherosclerosis Congress
President, Latvian Society of Cardiology


Chief, Latvian Centre of Cardiology, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital


Anu Hedman MD, PhD (Estonia)
Cardiac Centre, East-Tallinn Central Hospital

G. Kees Hovingh MD, PhD (The Netherlands)
Department of Vascular Medicine, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam

Gustavs Latkovskis MD, PhD, FESC (Latvia)
Chairman, 6th Baltic Atherosclerosis Congress
President-elect, Baltic Atherosclerosis Society
Board Member, Latvian Society of Cardiology

Asta Mazeikiene MD (Lithuania)
Department of Physiology, Biochemistry, Microbiology and Laboratory Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University


Marius
Miglinas
MD, PhD
(Lithuania)
Director, Nephrology Center, Vilnius University Hospital Santariskiu Klinikos

Iveta Mintale MD, PhD (Latvia)
Latvian Centre of Cardiology, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital
Board Member, Latvian Society of Cardiology

Valdis Pirags MD, PhD (Latvia)
Center of Endocrinology, Clinic of Internal Medicine, Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital

Zeljko Reiner MD, PhD, FRCP, FESC, FACC (Croatia)
Head, Department of Internal Medicine
, University Hospital Center Zagreb
School of Medicine, University of Zagreb
Member of the Croatian National Academy of Sciences and Arts
President, Croatian Atherosclerosis Society
Chairman, EAS Committee for National Atherosclerosis Society Relations

Ligita Ryliskyte MD (Lithuania)
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Vilnius University Hospital Santariskiu Klinikos
Clinic of Cardiac and Vascular Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University


Virginijus Sapoka MD, PhD (Lithuania)
Head
Department of Internal Medicine, Santariskiu Clinics, Vilnius University Hospital

Rimvydas Slapikas MD, PhD (Lithuania)
Department of Cardiology, Kaunas University of Medicine Hospital, Lithuania

Siim Sober PhD (Estonia)
Researcher, Tartu University, Estonia

Margus Viigimaa MD, PhD, FESC (Estonia)
Past president, Baltic Atherosclerosis Society
Head, Heart Health Centre, North Estonia Medical Centre
Vice president, Estonian Society of Hypertension
Past President, Estonian Society of Cardiology

Kristaps Zarins MD PhD (USA)
Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford University