Tartu University Hospital
Members of the Executive Board
Priit Eelmäe, Chairman of the Executive Board
Priit Eelmäe has graduated from Tartu 5th Secondary School and the speciality of exercise and sport sciences of the University of Tartu in 1994, and defended Master’s degree in 1997 in the same university in the speciality of physiotherapy. Eelmäe has worked as vice-dean of the University of Tartu Faculty of Exercise and Sport Sciences, head and lecturer of the same faculty's Chair of Physiotherapy and Health Promotion, and manager of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Unit at the Tallinn University Haapsalu College Competence Centre in Health Promotion and Rehabilitation. Since 2008 Eelmäe has served as the director of Haapsalu Neurological Rehabilitation Centre and contributed to the development of important field in Estonian medicine. Eelmäe has also been a member of the Estonian Hospitals Association and served as president of the Estonian Physiotherapists Association.
Dr Andres Kotsar, member of the Executive Board, Chief Medical Officer
Andres Kotsar was born on 20 January 1974 in Tartu. He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Tartu in the speciality of medicine in 1998, and internship and residency in the speciality of urology in 2004. 2004–2014 he worked as a urologist in the Hospital of the University of Tampere and defended Doctoral level degree in medicin in the University of Tampere in 2009. Since 2015, Dr Andres Kotsar has worked as the head of the department of urology and kidney transplantation of the Surgery Clinic of the University of Tartu, and since the same time also as associate professor of urology in the Institute of Clinical Medicine of the University of Tartu. Dr Kotsar has published 14 international research publications in the field of urology. Since 2016 he has been the president of the Estonian Urologists’ Association.
Marek Seer, member of the Executive Board, Chief Administrative Officer
Marek Seer was born on 25 October 1975 in Tõrva. He graduated from Tallinn School of Medicine in the speciality of nursing science in 2002 and is a Master student in the speciality of administrative management in the Tallinn University of Technology. Marek Seer has worked in 2005–2008 as the head of emergency medicine department in the Health Care Board and since 2008 he has been the director of Valga Hospital.
Maret Tark, member of the Executive Board, Chief Financial Officer
Maret Tark was born on 23 December 1959 in Tartu. He graduated from the Estonian University of Life Sciences in the department of business and business management in 1987. In 1980–1990 she was an engineer of Tartu Information and Computing Centre, in 1995–1998 the chief economist of Tartu Maarjamõisa Hospital, in 1999–2003 the director of Economics Department of the Tartu University Hospital, and since 2004 the director of the financial department. In 2009–2017 Maret Tark was a member of the Council of SA Eesti Tervishoiu Pildipank, since 2003 she has been a member of the Council of SA Tartu Kiirabi.
Kati Korm, member of the Executive Board, Chief Information Technology Officer
Kati Korm was born on 22 June 1972. In 1995 she graduated from the Faculty of Mathematics and Information Technology of the University of Tartu. Kati Korm has worked in the hospital since 2003: as the project manager of information technology department, a system analyst, and since 2005 as the head of the department of development.