LNA conference 2016

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8th Conference of Lithuanian Neuroscience Association

December 9, 2016

Vilnius University
Life Sciences Center

Sauletekio ave 7, Vilnius

Venue location


PROGRAM (Abstract book)

9.1510.00  Registration. Coffee/Tea.


10.0010.10  Opening. Prof. Osvaldas Rukšėnas, president of LNA.

I session (Chair – Prof. Osvaldas Rukšėnas)

10.1010.40  Prof. Janina Tutkuvienė, Department of Anatomy, Histology and Anthropology, Vilnius University. “Perception of females’ body attractiveness: from healthy to unrealistic proportions, from matured to infantile females’ body image”

10.40–11.10  Dr. Giuseppina Porciello, Department of Psychology, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. “The power of others gaze: ideological and physical similarity matters!”

11.1011.40  Dr. Sergii Tukaiev, National Taras Shevchenko University of Kyiv, Ukraine. “Neurophysiological aspects of Media reception: the effect of emotional valence”

11.4012.10  Prof. Daniel Wojcik, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Poland. “Source reconstruction from extracellular potentials, from single cells to the whole brains”


12.1013.30  Lunch. Coffee/Tea.

II session (Chair – Dr. Kastytis Dapšys)

13.30–14.30  Plenary lecture. Dr. Tomas Palenicek, National Institute of Mental Health, Prague, Czech Republic. “The neurobiology of psychedelics and implications for treatment”

14.3015.00  Dr. Robertas Badaras, Vilnius University Faculty of Medicine, Centre of Toxicology in Clinic of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care. “Neurotoxicity of psychoactive substances”

15.0015.30  Nijolė Goštautaitė Midttun, Department of Health Psychology, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences. “Psychosis labyrinth and open psychiatry”


15.3016.00  LNA members meeting. Coffee/Tea.

III Poster session (Chair – Prof. Aidas Alaburda)



17.30–17.45  Concluding remarks. Awards.

17.4519.00  Party.


Conference photos