Welcome to the 82nd International Scientific Conference of the University of Latvia which has become an integral part of scientific life, bringing along nearly a century of tradition!

The International Scientific Conference on Medicine is the largest section of the 82nd Scientific Conference of the University of Latvia and will be held in Riga at the UL Academic Centre on 5 April 2024. The annual event will cover a variety of disciplines in clinical and research medicine, pharmacy, nursing and public health.

Abstracts are welcome from both seasoned and young researchers as well as students. In the spirit to foster international collaboration, participation is free of charge.

Abstracts from both seasoned and young researchers as well as students are welcome until 26 January 2024. Students must have at least one co-author (academic personnel, researcher or certified professional) with experience in the respective field.

Please be so kind as to:
- read the Abstract requirements carefully before submitting your abstract;
- use the provided Abstract form in Ms Word and submit it directly on this platform.

Date Proceedings
01.12.2023 Abstract submission opens
26.01.2024  Abstract submission closes (EXTENDED)
26.02.2024 Feedback on abstract approval/rejection & the form of presentation (EXTENDED)
05.03.2024 Listener registration opens
04.-05.04.2024 Authors place their posters at the conference's venue
05.04.2024 Conference's sessions of oral and poster presentations in Riga | 
The Book of Abstracts gets published

Listeners (passive participants) who would like to receive a certificate of attendance must register for the event. Registration will be available from 5 to 29 March 2024.

Authors and co-authors of accepted abstracts are registered automatically.

The conference will proceed on-site at the Academic Centre of the University of Latvia:
House of Science,
Jelgavas iela 3, Riga, Latvia

Public transport:
Buses: No. 23 - stop "LU Akadēmiskais centrs";
No. 3, 4, 4z, 7, 8, 21, 22, 25, 32, 35, 38, 39, 43, 54, 55, 63 - stop "Latvijas Nacionālā bibliotēka"
Trolleybuses: No. 9, 27 - stop "Latvijas Nacionālā bibliotēka"
Trams: No. 1, 2, 4, 5, 10 - stop "Latvijas Nacionālā bibliotēka"
Train: station "Torņakalns"

The UL Academic Centre is and will be an environment for growth of talent and collaboration. The Centre is a guideline, that is guiding our Latvia towards a leadership. It transforms scientist ideas into life quality and data management solutions, already being on the top of the next technology and economy development stage, and reclaiming Riga city’s place in Baltics as an innovation leader.

The House of Science was opened in 2019, and all the UL scientific, medical and life science field research and study courses are based there. Providing an effective use of infrastructure and human resources and promoting a synergy of study and research fields – the work gets united, more creative and efficient.

By the day of the conference, the Book of Abstracts will be published as a supplement to the scientific journal "Medicina" (Kaunas).

The abstracts from previous conferences are available here.

For inquiries regarding the conference please contact us at medconference@lu.lv.

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