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Work experience

2004 - Present

Lecturer

Faculty of Public Health and Social Welfare, Department of Sports and Nutrition

2004 - Present

Sports Coach in the Aesthetic group gymnastics

Riga Stradiņš University Sports Club

1995 - Present

Pregnant women fitness classes manager

Medical centre "Elite"

1989 - Present

Coach in the Aesthetic group gymnastics

Riga Stradiņš University Sports Club

* I prepared Riga Stradiņš University student`s team for international and local competitions, performances programs.

* Since 1995, we are participating in each World gymastics contest that takes place every four years.

* I`m training Riga Stradiņš University ​group of employees with who I`m participating in all international "Golden Age" competitions, which takes place every two years since 2005.​

1977 - 2004

Lecturer

Riga Stradiņš University (RMI, LMA), Department of Rehabilitation

1977 - 2004

Lecturer

Faculty of Rehabilitation, Riga Stradiņš University (RMI, LMA)

1995 - 2002

Pregnant women fitness classes manager

RTU Ķīpsala swimming pool

Education and training

1999 - 1999

Master`s degree

Latvian Academy of Sport Education

1970 - 1974

Specialty - physical education and sports teacher, gymnastics instructor

Latvian Institute of Physical Culture

1967 - 1970

Riga Secondary School No.4

Achievements

Continuing education a.o. qualification upgrade

13.-14.08.2016. International Course "Lolita`s San Miguel 22 exercises for the feet", "Spine function recovery with the help of the movement ",16 academic hours, Riga.

10.04.2016. - "Fitness Factory" international courses" Yoga therapy ", 16 hours, Lithuania.

25.03.-27.03.2016. - International Certificate in the humanitarian pedagogy, 24 hours, Tbilisi, Georgia.

24.01.2016. - "Fitness Factory 'international courses"Miofosciālā relaxation ", Level 2, 16 hours,Lithuania.

17.03.-18.03.2016. - Certificate about the participation in the Riga Stradiņš University 15th scientific conference.

23.11.2015. - "Fitness Factory 'international courses "Fitness convention "season", 29 hours, Lithuania.

21.11.2015. - "Fitness Factory" international courses "Training for customers with disabilities into" 4 hours, Lithuania

22.08.2015. - "Fitness Factory" international courses "Stretching and muscle relaxation "4 hours Lithuania.

19.08.-21.08.2015. - Diploma, 3rd Educational Camp Choreograpy.

25.03.2015. - Certificate of participation in the Riga Stradiņš University in the 1st international students scientific conference.

21.03.2015. - "Fitness Factory 'international courses "Miofosciālā relaxation courses", 12 hours, Lithuania.

11.12.2014. - Certificate of participation in the Trainers cognitive competencies raising seminar 8, hours.

10.04.-11.04.2014. - Certificate of participation in the Riga Stradiņš University 13th scientific conference.

02.02.2014. - Practical seminar "Healthy back. Eastern medical techniques for working with backbone ", 8 hours, Riga.

03.02.2013. - Training seminar "Chi Kung exercise equipment acquiring by making lessons methodology ", Riga.

29.03.-30.03.2012. - Certificate of participation in the Riga Stradiņš University 11th scientific conference.

17, 18.04.2010. - Organized and led courses in the Riga Stradiņš University Faculty of Continuing Education "Physical activity during pregnancy and the postpartum period", Riga.

18.03.-19.03.2010. - Certificate of participation in the Riga Stradiņš University 9th scientific conference.​

06.02.2010. - Led courses "Gymnastics specifics and opportunities for women during the pregnancy and postpartum period", Health and Fitness institute.​

25.10.2009. - International BodyArt energy courses "International Bodyart Instructor Level1".

29.07.2007. - International fizioteraphy association courses "Fizioteraphy in the pregnancy and postpartum period."

31.05.2007. - English courses, 100 academic hours, Language Centre "Pygmalion", Riga.

02.12.2006. - Latvian physiotherapists Association seminar "Physiotherapy pregnancy and postpartum period ", Riga.

26.03.2006. - International qualification courses "Univerisal Yoga and Dance of Shiva", Riga.

27.11.2005. - Qualification courses "Universal Yoga", Riga.

09.10.2005. - Qualification courses "Latvian open", Riga.

26.02.2005. - Courses "Nike aerobics Parade 2005" (international certificate), Riga

2004 - May and November - Courses "Pilates method" and it`s application in fizioteraphy.

13.06.-27.06.2003. - Computer courses (MS Office), Riga Stradins University, Department of Physics.

09.05.-27.06.2003. - Professional development courses "Innovations in the Higher Education system".

1997. - Finland, Helsinki, courses "Women's gymnastics in Finland.

1996.-Qualification courses "Recent trends in aerobics."

1995.-Qualification courses "Therapeutic exercises​ in patients rehabilitation- obstetrics, gynecology. "

1993.- Courses "Physical rehabilitation of patients with vertebrogenic neurological syndromes."

Supervised study course

Aesthetic Group Gymnastics

Different Types of Health Exercise Classes

Gymnastic in Pregnancy

Health gymnastics

Head of study course

Different Types of Health Exercise Classes

Aesthetic Group Gymnastics

Health Gymnastics

Gymnastic in Pregnancy

Lectured study course

Aesthetic Group Gymnastics

Basics of Gymnastics and Terminology

Different Types of Health Exercise Classes

Exercises of fitness various methods

Gymnastic in Pregnancy

Health gymnastics

Insight into Different Types of Fitness Activities

Physical Activities for the Elderly

Pilates

Sports for Health

Sports for Health 1

Supervised and reviewed student research papers

Supervised:

Master's theses: 3

Bachelor`s theses: 8

Qualification papers: 53

Reviewed:

Bahcelor`s theses: 10

Qualification papers: 34

Memberships

2010. - Aesthetic gymnastics association board member.

1999 - 2001. - International aesthetic group gymnastics federation of the Administrative Commission member.

1999. - Gymnastic Federation of Audit Committee member.

1996. - Parenteral​ association board member.

1995. - Aerobic federation board member.

Other information

Good computer skills: MS Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint), Internet, e-mail.

1978. - obtained category B driving license.​​

Publications

Research articles​​

Rīgas Stradiņa universitātes veselības aprūpes virziena studentu aerobās darbaspējas = Aerobic capacity of health care students at Riga Stradiņš University / V.Arnis, I.Vīnberga, I.Upeniece, D.Šmite, M.Hoferte, A.Gauruča // Sabiedrība, integrācija, izglītība : starptautiskās zinātniskās konferences materiāli = Society, integration, education : proceedings of the international scientifical conference (Rēzekne, 2015.g. 22.-23.maijs) / Rēzeknes Augstskola. - Rēzekne, 2015. - 3.daļa, [457.]-464.lpp. - Kopsav. angļu val. - Starptautiski citējamā izdevumā.

Abstracts​​

Hoferte, Maruta. Sabiedrības informētība par balsta un kustību aparāta stiprināšanas nozīmi cilvēka veselībai un dzīves kvalitātes uzlabošanai / M.Hoferte, I.Upeniece, L.Rudovska // 2013.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2013.g. 21.-22.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2013. - 73.lpp.

Rīgas Stradiņa universitātes studentu aerobās darbaspējas un to izmaiņas studiju laikā / A.Voldemārs, I.Upeniece, I.Vinberga, M.Hoferte, I.Kalniņa // 2013.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2013.g. 21.-22.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2013. - 56.lpp.

Fiziskās aktivitātes Rīgas Stradiņa universitātes studējošo veselības sporta speciālistu dzīves gājuma laikā / I.Upeniece, V.Arnis, I.Vinberga, M.Hoferte // 2011.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2011.g. 14.-15.aprīlī) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2011. - 61.lpp.

Rehabilitācijas studentiem raksturīgākais zinību apguves uztveres veids / I.Upeniece, V.Arnis, I.Vinberga, M.Hoferte // 2010.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2010.g. 18.-19.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2010. - 348.lpp.

RSU studentu aerobās darbspējas, to atkarība no dažādiem faktoriem un paaugstināšanas iespējas / V.Arnis, I.Vinberga, I.Upeniece, M.Hoferte // 2010.gada Zinātniskās konferences tēzes (Rīga, 2010.g. 18.-19.martā) / Rīgas Stradiņa universitāte. - Rīga, 2010. - 138.lpp.

Contacts

Colleagues

Inga Millere
Dean, Academic Staff
Kristīne Mārtinsone
Head of the Department, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Anita Villeruša
Chair, Scientific Council, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff, Leading Researcher, Project Manager
Ģirts Briģis
Head of the Department, Academic Staff
Olafs Brūvers
Academic Staff, Chair
Lolita Vilka
Head of the Department, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Voldemārs Arnis
Head of the Department, Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff
Inese Gobiņa
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher, Project Manager
Laila Meija
Academic Staff, Leading Researcher
Jeļena Koļesņikova
Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff, Manager
Lauma Spriņģe
Academic Staff, Head of Study Programme, Leading Researcher (Acting)
Uģis Ciematnieks
Academic Staff, Head of Study Programme
Kristaps Circenis
Head of Study Programme, Academic Staff