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Innovation in Medicine and Healthcare – from Research to Practice

Topics
  • Artificial Intelligence in healthcare
  • Digital healthcare, telemedicine, virtual reality
  • Information technologies, data science, Big Data, Internet of Medical Things
  • Medical technologies - devices, materials, 3D printing, gadgets, biomedical engineering
  • Personalized medicine
Scientific Committee

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Women's and Children's Health

Topics
  • Gynecology & Obstetrics
  • Pediatrics
  • Neonatology
Scientific Commitee
  • Prof. Dr. habil. med. Dace Gardovska, Head of the Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Jana Pavāre, Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Ilze Grope, Dean, Faculty of Residency, RSU; Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Dace Zavadska, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Valda Staneviča, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Iveta Dzivite-Krišāne, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Ingūna Lubaua, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Corsino Rey Galán, PhD, MD, University of Oviedo, Spain
  • Prof. Matthew Goldsmith, Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical Director, Pediatric Intensive Care, St. Louis Children’s Hospital, USA
  • Assoc. Prof. Noël C Barengo, MD, PhD, MPH, Translational Medicine Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, USA
  • Prof. Dace Rezeberga, Head of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. PhD Gunta Lazdāne, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Director at Institute of Public Health, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Anna Miskova, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Director at Institute of Public Health, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Jana Žodžika, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Director at Institute of Public Health, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Natālija Vedmedovska, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Director at Institute of Public Health, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Kristina Jariene, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania
  • Prof. Kristina Gemzell Danielsson, Head of the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Keynote Speakers

Florida International University in Miami, USA
University of California Irvine, USA
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Erasmus MC – Sophia Children’s Hospital, The Netherlands
University of Oviedo, Spain

Oncology, Hematology, Precision Medicine, Rare Diseases, Morphology, Pathology Section

Topics
  • Oncology
  • Hematology
  • Precision Medicine
  • Rare Diseases, Rare cases
  • Morphology and Pathology
Scientific Commitee
  • Prof. Jānis Gardovskis, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Sandra Lejniece, Dean, Department of Doctoral Studies, Head of Study Programme, Department of Internal Diseases, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Edvīns Miklaševičs, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Biology and Microbiology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Māra Pilmane, Head of Department of Morphology, Director, Institute of Anatomy and Anthropology, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Zanda Daneberga, Department of Biology and Microbiology, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Andris Skride, Department of Internal Diseases, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Maija Radziņa, Head of Radiology Research laboratory, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Arvīds Irmejs, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Jacek Gronwald, Department of Genetics and Pathology, Pomeranian Medical University, Szczecin, Poland
  • Ilze Štrumfa, Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, RSU, Latvia
  • Andrejs Ivanovs, Edinburgh Cancer Centre, United Kingdom
Keynote Speakers

University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Institute of Radiation Hygiene and Epidemiology, State Institution "National Research Center for Radiation Medicine of the National Academy of Medical Sciences of Ukraine", Ukraine
Edinburgh Cancer Centre, United Kingdom

Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases

Topics
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Metabolic and Endocrine Diseases
Scientific Committee
  • Prof. Ilze Konrāde, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Diseases, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Maija Dambrova, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Oskars Kalējs, Department of Internal Diseases, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Kārlis Trušinskis, Department of Internal Diseases, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Pēteris Stradiņš, Department of Surgery, RSU, Latvia
  • Baiba Vilne, PhD, Head of Bioinformatics Lab, RSU, Latvia
Keynote Speakers

Hartcentrum Hasselt, Belgium
Transilvania University of Brasov, Romania
University of California, Los Angeles, USA
KU Leuven, Belgium

Mental Health and Neuroscience

Topics
  • Psychiatry
  • Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Neuroradiology
  • Pain Medicine
  • Psychotherapy/Psychosomatics
Scientific Commitee
  • Prof. Elmārs Rancāns, Head of the Department of Psychiatry and Narcology, RSU
  • Prof. Andrejs Millers, Head of the Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, RSU
  • Prof. Māris Taube, Department of Psychiatry and Narcology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Douglas Ziedonis, Executive Vice President for UNM Health Sciences & Chief Executive Officer for the UNM Health System, University of New Mexico, USA
  • Assoc. Prof. Jeļena Vrubļevska, Department of Psychiatry and Narcology, RSU
  • Asst. Prof. Ļubova Renemane, Department of Psychiatry and Narcology, RSU
  • Asst. Ņikita Bezborodovs, Department of Psychiatry and Narcology, RSU
Keynote Speakers

Jena University Hospital, Germany

Infectious Diseases, Immunity and Allergology

Topics
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Clinical Microbiology
  • Epidemiology
  • COVID-19
  • Vaccination
  • Infections in the development of non-communicable diseases
  • Autoimmunity
  • Allergology
Scientific Commitee
  • Dr. med. Zaiga Nora-Krūkle, Director, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Ludmila Vīksna, Head of the Department of Infectology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Juta Kroiča, Head of the Department of Biology and Microbiology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Dace Zavadska, Department of Paediatrics, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. med. Anda Kadiša, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Nataļja Kurjāne, Department of Biology and Microbiology, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Ingus Skadiņš, Department of Biology and Microbiology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Aivars Pētersons, Department of Internal Diseases, RSU, Latvia
  • Asst. Prof. Viktorija Ķēniņa, Department of Biology and Microbiology, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Marion Schneider, Head of the Division Experimental Anesthesiology, Ulm University Hospital, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Ulm, Germany
  • MD, PhD Boris Gilburd, The Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases, Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer, Israel
  • Dr. med. Modra Murovska, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. med. Alīna Sultanova, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. biol. Irina Holodņuka, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Santa Rasa-Dzelzkalēja, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Oksana Koļesova, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. med. Šimons Svirskis, Institute of Microbiology and Virology, RSU, Latvia
Keynote Speakers

European Medical School, International European University, Kyiv, Ukraine
Institute of Allergology at the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
University of Iceland, Iceland
Vilnius University, Lithuania

Sports Medicine, Orthopedics – Traumatology and Rehabilitation

Topics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedics and Trauma
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Scientific Commitee
  • Assoc. Prof. Pēteris Studers, Department of Orthopaedics, Leading Researcher, Joint Laboratory of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. med. Sandra Rozenštoka, lecturer, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. med. Guna Bērziņa, Head of Department of Rehabilitation, RSU, Latvia
  • Asst. Prof. Dace Reihmane, Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Signe Tomsone, Dean of the Faculty of Rehabilitation, RSU, Latvia
  • Assist. Prof. Daina Šmite, Department of Rehabilitation, RSU, Latvia
  • Assist. Prof. Dace Reihmane, Department of  Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Assist. Prof. Gita Gersone, Department of  Department of Human Physiology and Biochemistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Professor Bülent Ülkar, Sports Medicine Physician, Department of Sports Medicine, Ankara University Faculty of Medicine, Turkey
Keynote Speakers

University of Copenhagen, Denmark
University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Mechanical and Thermal Measurement Laboratory of the University of Brescia, Italy
Hacettepe University Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre, Stanford Hall, Loughborough, United Kingdom
University of Rome “Foro Italico”, Italy
University of Brighton, United Kingdom
Ankara University School of Medicine, Turkey
Yale School of Medicine; Yale School of Engineering, USA

Dentistry and Pharmacy

Topics
  • Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Biomaterials
  • Pharmaceutical Science
Scientific Commitee
  • Assoc. Prof. Andris Ābeltiņš, Dean, Faculty of Dentistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Assoc. Prof. Dace Bandere, Dean, Faculty of Pharmacy, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. med. Ilze Šalma, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Medicine, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Ilze Akota, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Medicine, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Ingīda Čēma, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Oral Medicine, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Una Soboļeva, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Dr. Anete Vaškeviča, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Oral Health, RSU, Latvia
  • Inga Urtāne, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Baiba Mauriņa, Department of Applied Pharmacy, RSU, Latvia
  • Prof. Maija Dambrova, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, RSU, Latvia
  • Konstantīns Logviss, Faculty of Pharmacy, RSU, Latvia
Keynote Speakers

University at Buffalo, USA

Other Sections

Topics
  • Basic Medical Science (Biochemistry, Physiology, Genetics, etc.)
  • Internal Medicine (Pulmonology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Rheumatology, etc.)
  • Imaging (Radiology)
  • Critical Care and Anesthesiology
  • Surgery
  • Urology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Otorhinolaryngology
  • Dermatology
  • Miscellaneous