VIII-oji mokslinė LNA konferencija (2016)

VIII Lietuvos neuromokslų asociacijos konferencija

2016 m. gruodžio mėn. 9 d.

Konferencijos vieta:

Gyvybės mokslų centras, Vilniaus universitetas Saulėtekio alėja 7, Vilnius




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 language – English

Awards: prizes for three best poster presentations  books:

Principles of Neural Science, Fifth Edition, 2013, Eric R. Kandel et al.;

Neuroscience: Exploring the Brain, 4th Edition, 2015, by Mark F. Bear,    Barry W. Connors,    Michael A. Paradiso