Prof. Remigijus Zaliunas
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
Remigijus Žaliūnas is an Academician, Professor, Habilitated Doctor (biomedical sciences, medicine), Full Member of the Lithuanian Academy of Sciences, Rector of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Head of the Department of Cardiology at the Medical Academy of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Chairman of the Kaunas Region Society of Cardiology, President of the Lithuanian Tennis Union of Physicians, Member of the Executive Committee of the Lithuanian Student Basketball League, Member of Kaunas City Council of Academic Affairs, Member of the Board of the Association Santaka Valley, Doctor Honoris Causa of Moldova State University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Nicolae Testemitanu”, and an Honorary Consul of France in Kaunas. He has defended his Doctoral thesis in 1990 and his Habilitation thesis in 1995. In 1996, he was awarded the degree of an Associate Professor, and in 1999, the degree of a Professor. He is the author of 266 scientific publications, co-author of eight textbooks and seven teaching books.