8.00-9.00 Registration of participants. Žalčio Hall (Tilžės str.18, Kaunas, Lithuania).
9.00-9.10 Conference Welcome
9.10-9.30  Are menisci important for the physical activity? Prof. Dr. Rimtautas Gudas (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
9.30-9.50 Overview of 2016 European Guidelines on cardiovascular diseases prevention in clinical practice Assoc. Prof. Dr. Raimondas Kubilius (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
Eglė Tamulevičiūtė – Prascienė (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
9.50-10.20 Taking advantage of a fluctuating world for health and performance Prof. Dr.Wolfgang I. Schöllhorn (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany)
10.20-10.30 Systemic enzyme therapy in sport medicine Dalius Barkauskas (Lithuanian Olympic Sport Center)
10.30-10.50 What have we learned about organizing health care of Lithuanian athletes in Rio Olympics Dalius Barkauskas (Lithuanian Olympic Sport Center)
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alma Kajėnienė (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
10.50-11.30 Coffee break. Exhibition of medical equipment and pharmacy
11.30-12.00 Nonlinear model of sports injury. Prof. Dr. Natalia Balague Serre, (University of Barcelona, Spain)
12.00-12.20 Ultrasound imaging in sport medicine. Dr. Saulius Rutkauskas (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences)
12.20-12.50 Inspiratory muscle training and it’s effect on athletic performance. Mati Arend (University of Tartu, Estonia)
12.50-13.00 Scientific discussion
13.00-14.00 Lunch break. Exhibition of medical equipment and pharmacy
14.00-17.40 Annual meetingof Lithuanian Federation of Sports Medicine

(in Lithuanian language) Program

14.00-15.00 Workshops (all at the same time)

  • Ultrasound imaging in sport medicine (hands on).
    Dr. Saulius Rutkauskas
  • Strategies for body weight reduction: break down the myths!
    Dr. Simona Pajaujienė
  • Injury risk factors screening in football and basketball.
    Mati Arend
  • Swimming specific screening for injury prevention and performance maximalization.
    Janno Jürgenson
15.00-15.10  Break.
15.10-17.40  Short oral and poster presentations session

Venue: Institute of Sports Auditorium

  • Prof. Dr. Alfonsas Vainoras (Lithuanian University of Health Sciences),
  • Prof. Dr. Wolfgang I. Schöllhorn (Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Germany)
17.40-18.00 Discussion. Conference closing.