Lithuanian Neuroscience Association (LNA) is voluntary organization and unites all persons and institutions interested in neurosciences.

Main goals of the LNA – experimental and theoretical research of neural system and education development, propagation of prime neuroscience achievements, assistance to Association members in fulfilling their professional interests, development of connections with foreign scientists, organization of various scientific and public events.

Lithuanian Neuroscience Association has been founded on 20 January 2004. In 2008 LNA joined FENS (Federation of European Neuroscience Societies).

LNA members are from:

  • Vilnius University
  • Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
  • Vytautas Magnus University
  • Mykolas Romeris University
  • Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
  • Vilnius University Emergency Hospital
  • Republican Vilnius Psychiatric Hospital
  • Lithuanian Society of Psychiatry
  • Oslo University, Norway
  • Instituto Italiano di Technologia, Italy
  • University of California, San Diego, USA
  • University of Houston, USA
  • University of Eastern Finland
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, Japan

LNA is discretionary legal entity with limited civil responsibility.

Board members:

  • President - Prof. Osvaldas Ruksenas, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Treasurer - Dr. Ramunė Grikšienė, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Secretary - Assoc. Prof. Aidas Alaburda, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Prof. Aleksandr Bulatov, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences,  Kaunas, Lithuania
  • Assoc. Prof. Gytis Svirskis, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania
  • Dr. Jokubas Ziburkus, University of Houston, USA
  • Nijole Gostautaite-Midttun, Lithuanian Society of Psychiatry, Vilnius, Lithuania

Contact person

Prof. Osvaldas Ruksenas
President LNA
Institute of Biosiences
Life Sciences Center, Vilnius University
Sauletekio av , LT-10257, Vilnius, Lithuania

Tel.: +3705 2398222
E-mail: osvaldas.ruksenas@gf.vu.lt