RSU AA Director of International Alumni Relations Appointed

12:13, 01 February, 2010
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aa juris vaters zina010210Youri L. Vater, M.D., Ph.D. has been appointed for RSU Alumni Association Director of International Alumni Relations. An alumni of Rīga Stradiņš University (former Rīga Medical Institute), he is currently living in the USA, where he holds the position of Associate Professor for Department of Anaesthesiology & Pain Medicine School of Medicine University of Washington, Seattle.

His area of expertise is liver transplantation and bariatric anaesthesia.

Appointment of Youri L. Vater, M.D., Ph.D. as RSU Alumni Association Director of International Alumni Relations is a significant step towards cooperation and fellowship between the international alumni and association headquarters. We believe RSU international alumni are yet to become a strong and influential part of RSU Alumni association that joins RSU alumni, foreign Latvians from medicine, healthcare and others spheres for networking and support. It is important for RSU Alumni Association to foster adhesion to Rīga Stradiņš University and to retain the link with university. If you are not RSU alumni, but interested in to take part of education and long- life learning support, we will be pleased your joining.

Now every Rīga Stradiņš University, previously Rīga Medical Institute and Medical Academy of Latvia international alumni, also other interested in RSU Alumni association work, can contact with Youri L. Vater, M.D., Ph.D ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ), for information and participation or the association's headquarters.