The senate of the university has elected three new professors:
Professor of Clinical Neurology - Janika Kõrv
Janika Kõrv has been working at the University of Tartu as an Associate Professor of Neurology since 2010.
Professor of Pediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care - Tuuli Metsvaht
Tuuli Metsvaht has been working at the University of Tartu as an Associate Professor of Pediatric Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care since 2011 and in addition as a Senior Research Fellow of Pharmacotherapy of Infectious Diseases since 2015.
Professor of Vasology - Jaak Kals
Jaak Kals has been working at the University of Tartu as a Senior Research Fellow of Medical Biochemistry since 2012 and in addition as an Associate Professor of Vascular Surgery since 2017.
The professors' contracts begin from the 1st of September 2019.