Institute of Clinical and Preventive Medicine


May 15th, 2019


We invite to take a unique opportunity and participate in the conference "PRECISION MEDICINE CONFERENCE" on May 22 this year at the University of Latvia Science House (Jelgavas Street 3, Riga).

At the conference, high-level international and local experts will talk about the importance of large data and ICT technologies for the development of precision medicine, will outline the trends of the field and future perspectives for the development of an innovative health system. At the end of the conference, experts will discuss the ethical dimension of successful medical development in Latvia and Europe.
Medical and IT industry experts, policy makers, scientists, businessmen and others are invited to the conference.

Full conference program HERE.
We invite to register HERE.
Follow the news of the conference on the Facebook page of the event.

The conference is free of charge.

April 23rd, 2019

 Registration opened for EPMA World Congress 2019

EPMA World Congress 2019 will take place on September 19-22 in Pilsen, Czech Republic.              
The main objective of the EPMA Congress is to provide insights into innovation by Predictive, Preventive and Personalised Medicine in Biomedical Sciences and Healthcare. 

Any PPPM relevant topic is welcome to be presented at the EPMA Congress, such as the topic which has been presented by the EPMA Working Group at the EU Parliament  in April and which is included in the congress programme now - see here:

All the instructions regarding participation in the EPMA Congress 2019 please see under the "active partipation":

Participants are welcomed to register possibly soon making sure that presentations can be considered for an active participation. 

March 25th, 2019

Call for Abstracts for the EHMSG XXXIInd International Workshop

The XXXIInd International Workshop on Helicobacter and Microbiota in Inflammation and Cancer be will be held in Innsbruck, Austria on September 5 - 7, 2019.

Please also view the programme of the EHMSG Postgraduate Course on “Microbiota: from metabolism to immunity and fecal microbial transplantation-pearls for the clinician”.

Deadline for abstract submission: May 12, 2019
Deadline for registration at reduced fee: July 12, 2019
Deadline for pre-registration: August 25, 2019

For further information on the program, registration, venue and social program -

March 19th, 2019

Calls to apply for Microbiome & Probiotics Series 

Microbiome & Probiotics Series: Europe will take place 20-22 May 2019, Rotterdam, Netherland - the 2019 edition has been extended to a third day and will bring together three meetings under one roof: the 6th Microbiome R&D and Business Collaboration Forum, 3rd Probiotics Congress and our inaugural Skin Microbiome & Cosmeceuticals Congress.

During this 3-day event, attendees can participate in all sessions across the 3 conferences, including expert presentations, company showcases, roundtable discussions, panels and extended networking sessions in which our company exclusively organises both day and night opportunities spread across 12+ hours. These sessions are designed to facilitate collaboration amongst the 400+ senior-level attendees from both industry and academic backgrounds. 

Poster competition: there is an opportunity to submit a poster for free with the Academic registration and 3 winners will be selected on the day to each host a 15 minute presentation.

The latest Agenda pdf file - HERE.
More information - HERE

March 12th, 2019

Invites to submit abstracts to the World Congress of Gastroenterology

The World Gastroenterology Organisation and The Turkish Society of Gastroenterology INVITE ALL MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS, including physicians and non-physicians, gastroenterologists, internists, surgeons, hepatologists, radiologists, pediatricians, and GI fellows to submit abstracts to the World Congress of Gastroenterology, 21-24 September 2019, in Istanbul, Turkey.

WCOG 2019 Abstract categories are:

      * Biliary/Pancreas                                               * Clinical Vignettes/Case Reports
      * Colon                                                                 * Colorectal Cancer Prevention
      * General Endoscopy                                         * GI Bleeding
      * Gut Microbiota                                                 * Interventional Endoscopy
      * Esophagus                                                        * Functional Bowel Disease
      * IBD                                                                     * Liver
      * Obesity                                                              * Pediatric GI
      * Small Intestine                                                 * Stomach
      * Video Endoscopy

All abstracts submitted, regardless of whether or not they are selected for oral or poster presentation, will appear in a special supplement to the 2019 issue of _The Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology_ exactly as submitted.

The deadline for submission of abstracts is FRIDAY, 31 MAY, 2019.

Browse the Call for Abstracts information HERE.

Go directly to the submission form HERE.            Learn more about WCOG 2019 HERE.

February 18th, 2019

The ESDO newsletter also mentions the International Scientific Conference on Medicine

The European Society of Digestive Oncolgy (ESDO) newsletter also mentions the International Scientific Conference on Medicine, to be held on 22 February at the 77th International Scientific Conference of the University of Latvia.

More information is available at:

January 30th, 2019

The University of Latvia invites to submit abstracts for the International Scientific Conference on Medicine

The University of Latvia invites to submit abstracts for the International Scientific Conference on Medicine, which will be held on February 22nd, 2019, at the University of Latvia Campus in Riga.
Abstract submission and registration will open on November 26, 2018 and will close on January 14, 2019.

For more information on the conference, its course, program, registration for participation and abstract submission, see the conference website:

In the spirit of fostering international collaboration participation is free of charge.

The abstract requirements can be found HERE

For any questions regarding abstract submission and registration, please e-mail:

For other inquiries regarding the conference, please contact Dr. Danute Ražuka-Ebela