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Work experience

2005 - 2017

Laboratory Specialist

Pauls Stradiņš Clinical University Hospital

1999 - Present

Leading Researcher

Research Institute of Cardiology and Regenerative Medicine, Department of Experimental Medicine, University of Latvia

2012 - Present

Assistant Professor

Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry, Riga Stradiņš University

1993 - 1999

Researcher

Institute of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Latvia

1985 - 1993

Assistant

Institute of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Latvia

Present

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine, Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry

Education and training

1996 - 1999

Doctor’s Degree in Biology

Institute of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Latvia

*(aizpildīt pēc izvēles - promocijas darba nosaukums "Nosaukums"; promocijas darba vadītājs: vārds uzvārds)

1985 - 1993

Master’s Degree in Biology

University of Latvia

Achievements

Research fields


  • Metabolic syndrome, prediabetes, type-2 diabetes;
  • Risk factors of cardiovascular disease.

Lectured courses

Physiology

Supervised and reviewedstudents research papers


supervised:

doctoral thesis: 1

reviewed:

​master's thesis​: 1

Projects

  • (1)Project „Development of up-to-date diagnostic, prophylactic, and therapeutic methods for obesity related diseases and diabetes" (2006-2009, the Latvian Council of Science grant No. 07-VP-8);
  • (2)Project „The relationship between neopterin and inflammatory markers in atherosclerosis patients" (2009 -2010, an European Economic Area grant No. EEZ08AP-5/2);
  • (3) Project „ Early development of atherosclerosis, prediabetes and type 2 diabetes; detection of cytological, immunologic and radiologic parameters" (2010-2013, the framework of the Latvian National Program grant No. 10-4/VPP-2.4);
  • (4) Project "Development of new diagnostic tests for atherosclerotic vascular disease including cardio metabolic risk panel tests" (2014-2017, the framework of the Latvian National Program grant No. 10-4/VPP-5/1).

Memberships

2005 - Present

Latvian Society of Laboratory Specialists

Publications

Research articles​​

Changes in serum high-molecular-weight adiponectin levels in critically Ill children with systemic inflammatory response syndrome [Elektroniskais resurss] / P.Tretjakovs, L.Rautiainena, G.Krievina, A.Jurka, I.Grope, D.Gardovska // Open Medicine Journal [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Vol.3 (2016), p.166-170. - Resurss aprakstīts 2017.g. 6.febr. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: https://benthamopen.com/contents/pdf/MEDJ/MEDJ-3-166.pdf

Role of serum cytokines in acute appendicitis and acute mesenteric lymphadenitis among children / A.Zviedre, A.Engelis, P.Tretjakovs, A.Jurka, I.Zile, A.Petersons // Medicina (Kaunas). - Vol.52, No.5 (2016), p.291-297. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Plazminogēna aktivatora inhibitora-1 koncentrācija asins plazmā grūtniecēm ar un bez liekā svara grūtniecības pirmajā un otrajā trimestrī un tā saistība ar sarežģījumiem dzemdību laikā / K.Elksne, Z.Pauniņa, A.Jurka, D.Rezeberga, P.Tretjakovs // Zinātniskie raksti : 2013.g. medicīnas nozares pētnieciskā darba publikācijas / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2014. - 172.-178.lpp.

Abstracts​​

MPO un PAI-1 koncentrācija grūtnieces asins plazmā I un II trimestrī jaundzimušā makrosomijas gadījumos / K.Elksne, A.Jurka, D.Rezeberga, P.Tretjakovs ...[u.c.] // 2014.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2014.g. 10.-11.aprīlī) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2014. - 242.lpp.

Plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 in maternal plasma of overweight and nonoverweight pregnant women and its relationship to labor complications [Elektroniskais resurss] : [abstract] / K.Elksne, D.Rezeberga, A.Jurka, P.Tretjakovs ...[et al.] // The Journal of Maternal-Fetal & Neonatal Medicine [Elektroniskais resurss]. - Vol.27, Suppl.1 (2014, June), p.86. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā. - Pieejas veids: Tīmeklis WWW.URL: http://informahealthcare.com/toc/jmf/27/S1

Plazminogēna aktivatora inhibitora-1, mieloperoksidāzes, vaskulārā endotēlija augšanas faktora un tumora nekrozes faktora A izmaiņas sievietēm ar gestācijas diabētu / K.Elksne, Z.Pauniņa, A.Jurka, D.Rezeberga, P.Tretjakovs // 7. Latvijas Dzemdību speciālistu un ginekologu kongress / 1. Baltijas Kolposkopijas konference sadarbībā ar Eiropas Kolposkopijas federāciju : programma & tēzes = 7th Congress of Latvian Obstetricians and Gynaecologists / 1st Baltic Colposcopy Conference in collaboration with European Federation for Colposcopy : programme & abstracts (Rīga, 2014.g. 16.-18.okt.). - Rīga, 2014. - 86.lpp.

Lectured study course

Physiology

Contacts

Colleagues

Jānis Gardovskis
Head of the Unit, Academic Staff, Chair of the Senate
Ilze Grope
Dean, Academic Staff
Sandra Lejniece
Dean, Head of Study Programme
Gunta Lazdāne
Academic Staff, Director
Edvīns Miklaševičs
Academic Staff, Director
Gunta Ancāne
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Maija Eglīte
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Dace Gardovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Director of Strategic Relations
Ilona Hartmane
Academic Staff
Regīna Kleina
Academic Staff
Juta Kroiča
Head of the Department, Academic Staff, Deputy Chair of the Senate
Gaida Krūmiņa
Academic Staff
Guna Laganovska
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Ināra Logina
Academic Staff
Gunta Purkalne
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Ilze Štrumfa
Head of the Department, Academic Staff