Department of Dermatology and Venereology

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    Baznīcas iela, 18

    LV-1010 Rīga


Organisation profile

Organisation profile

Areas of work, main tasks and objectives: To organise high-quality and modern undergraduate and continuing education in dermatology and venereology;
supervise students’ and residents’ research papers;
implement doctoral studies;
foster the research and qualification upgrading of the department’s academic staff;
cooperate with other structural units at RSU and professional associations. Research directions: Immunodermatology and autoimmune skin diseases;
Rare dermatoses, genodermatoses;
The role of dermatoscopy in assessing skin cancer treatment results;
Sexually transmitted diseases. Research topics: Moderate / severe atopic dermatitis;
Dermatoscopic and morphological correlations of atypical actinic keratosis;
Dermatoscopic characteristics of inflammatory non-scarring psoriasis and lichen planus balanitis, relation to their histological features and impact on quality of life.

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 4 - Quality Education


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