Dr. biol. Edvins Miklasevics is a director of Rīga Stradiņš University Institute of Oncology. He is also Professor of Rīga Stradiņš University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Biology and Microbiology. His fields of research are medical genetics, cancer genetics, molecular survillance of nosocomial infections. Dr. boil. Edvīns Miklaševičs is a member of Latvian Association of Human Genetics and European Society of Human Genetics.