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Work experience

2018 - Present

Lecturer

Rigas Stradins University

Work with students to explain the teaching content, raise motivation to learn, co-operation and communication skills.

Provide support to students according to their abilities, needs.

Plan, organize and implement teaching according to the educational institution objectives.

2018 - Present

Researcher in laboratory of biochemistry

Rigas Stradins University

Perform laboratory tests on patient samples, on animal samples, or on other materials, such as solutions or devices 

 

2016 - Present

Assistant

Rigas Stradins University

Work with students to explain the teaching content, raise motivation to learn, co-operation and communication skills.

Provide support to students according to their abilities, needs.

Plan, organize and implement teaching according to the educational institution objectives.

2016 - 2016

Study Analyst

Envigo ++++, Alconbury (United Kingdom)

Analyse samples for formulation and inhalation analysis studies using techniques such as HPLC and GC; Accept responsibility for the data produced on assigned studies; Develop a thorough working knowledge of UK and international GLP regulations and their application to the work area; Assist in the checking of analytical data.​​

2015 - 2016

Study Analyst Assistant

Envigo ++++, Alconbury (United Kingdom)

Analyse samples for formulation and inhalation analysis studies using techniques such as HPLC and GC; Develop a thorough working knowledge of UK and international GLP regulations and their application to the work area.​​

2014 - 2015

Pharmacist

SIA A Aptiekas, Rīga (Latvia)

Dispensing prescription and over-the-counter medicines to the public; Keeping up to date with current pharmacy practice, new drugs and their uses; Advising patients of any adverse side-effects of medicines or potential interactions with other medicines/treatments; Counselling and advising the public on the treatment of minor ailments.​​

2014 - 2015

Expert of Variations Sector (Pharmaceutical Information Variations in Medicines Marketing Authorization Department

State Agency of Medicines of the Republic of Latvia, Rīga (Latvia)

Coordinate Mutual Recognition Procedures (MRP) and Decentralised Procedures (DCP) of medicinal authorized products where Latvia act as Reference Member State (RMS) and Concerned Member State (CMS); Analyze application forms and submitted additional documentation in Mutual Recognition Procedures (MRP) and Decentralised Procedures (DCP) where Latvia act as Reference Member State (RMS) and Concerned Member State (CMS); Perform assessment reports for medicinal authorized products according to nature of variation; Analyse application forms and attached documents for the variation of authorized medicinal products; Assess the product information (Package Leaflet, Summary of Product characteristics, Labelling text, Mock-up) of authorized medicinal products; Participate in the Baltic labelling procedure;​​

Prepare and send the appropriate decision of submitted variation for authorized medicinal products to concerned institutions.​

2012 - 2014

Production pharmacist in solid dosage form laboratory

JSC OlainFarm, Olaine (Latvia)

Develope new and upgrade existing solid oral dosage forms using different techniques (Fluid Bed Granulator, High Shear Granulators/Mixer, Coating and Pelletization equipment).​​

2011 - 2012

Shift manager in factory of finished dosage form

JSC OlainFarm, Olaine (Latvia)

Manage and maintain tasks for staff (preparation of substance and excipients, granulation process, tableting process, coating process).​​

2010 - 2011

Pharmacist Helper

SIA A Aptiekas, Rīga (Latvia)

Dispensing food supplements to the public; Keeping up to date with current pharmacy practice, new food supplements and their uses; Counselling and advising the public on the treatment of minor ailments.​​

2008 - 2010

Pharmacist Helper

SIA ANNO 1998, Rīga (Latvia)

Dispensing food supplements to the public; Keeping up to date with current pharmacy practice, new food supplements and their uses; Counselling and advising the public on the treatment of minor ailments.​​

2008 - 2008

Pharmacist Helper

SIA Sv.Jura aptieka, Rīga (Latvia)

Dispensing food supplements to the public; Keeping up to date with current pharmacy practice, new food supplements and their uses; Counselling and advising the public on the treatment of minor ailments.​​

Education and training

2012 - 2014

Natural Sciences - chemistry

University of Latvia, Rīga (Latvia)

2013 - 2014

Erasmus student exchange programm

Umea University, Umea (Sweden)

2007 - 2012

Pharmacist Diploma

Rigas Stradins University, Rīga (Latvia)

1995 - 2007

High school diploma

Riga Russian Secondary School, Rīga (Latvia)

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

Courses

▪"The use of animals in research: the course for  people carrying out procedures on animals" 26.02.2018 - 23.03.2018, Helsinki, Finland

▪ European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines (EDQM) "8th Edition European Pharmacopoeia Training Session (Chemicals)";

▪ Colorcon Inc. "Film coating technology and hands-on experience";

▪ Goethe-Institut Riga German language courses A 1.2. level.​

 

Contacts

Colleagues

Maija Dambrova
Academic Staff
Santa Purviņa
Head of the Department, Deputy Chair
Dace Bandere
Dean, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Baiba Mauriņa
Vice-Dean, Head of Study Programme, Head of Study Programme, Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Dins Šmits
Chair, Academic Staff, Academic Staff
Pāvels Sudmalis
Academic Staff, Researcher
Inga Urtāne
Acting Head of Department, Academic Staff