Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Žalčio Hall and Institute of Sports Auditorium, Tilžės str. 18, Kaunas, Lithuania


The official language of the conference is English.


We kindly invite you to join us by submitting the registration form.


Category Before or on the 24 of Oct. Oct. 25 – Nov. 8 After Nov. 8 only on site (Nov. 11)
Students* 15 Eur 30 Eur


40 Eur


Members of Lithuanian Federation of Sports Medicine 0 Eur **
15 Eur
Other participants 20 Eur

Strategies for body weight reduction

10 Eur
Ultrasound imaging in sport medicine 10 Eur
Injury risk factors screening in football and basketball 10 Eur
Swimming specific screening for injury prevention and performance maximalization 10 Eur

Valid student ID card must be provided during registration on the conference day, otherwise – full fee must be paid.

** Membership dues must be paid for 2016 year until October 24.

***Participation in the workshop is available only for the Conference participant. Please select only one since the courses are parallel. The number of each workshop participants is limited. More information about workshops.

Cancellation Policy. Conference registration (e.g. workshop) fee will not be refunded.

Conference fee includes:

  • Admission to all conference sessions;
  • Coffee and lunch breaks;
  • Certificate of attendance issued by Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (8 hours).


Abstract submission will open on the 14th of October, 2016.

You are kindly invited to present original research work as oral or poster presentations on the following topics:

  • Physical activity for health strengthening
  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Sports medicine
  • Exercise physiology

All abstracts should be submitted before the 24th of October, 2016. The deadline of notification of abstract acceptance is the 7th of November, 2016. Each author can submit only one abstract as the first author.Conference abstracts will be reviewed by one independent referee.

Conference Secretariat will inform the abstract submitter about the acceptance/rejection of submitted abstracts by e-mail. The abstract submitter is responsible for informing all co-authors about the status of the abstract. Abstracts’ presenters must be registered and have paid registration fees for the conference in order to secure their oral or poster presentation during the conference and the abstract publication in the electronic Book of Abstracts (ISBN).

Please contact Conference Secretariat at if you have not received your notification e-mail till the 7th of November, 2016.

Abstract requirements

The abstract should be submitted in English: the author is responsible for grammar and spelling check.

The abstract must be originally written, previously not published. Literature reviews won‘t be accepted.

The abstract should be structured in the following order:

  1. Title (200 symbols).
  2. Researcher(s).
  3. Institution(s) (200 symbols).
  4. Introduction: background and relevance of the research (500 symbols).
  5. Research aim (250 symbols).
  6. Research methods and organization (2000 symbols): description of research participants, methods and materials used in the research, statistical methods.
  7. Results (2000 symbols).
  8. Conclusions (500 symbols).
  9. Reference list (Vancouver citation style, max 1500 symbols).

Tables and graphs in abstract submission are not allowed.

Each accepted abstract must be presented at the conference by one of the authors. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to decide about the type of presentation (oral or poster). The duration of presentations: oral – 7 min presentation, 3 min. discussion; poster – 5 min presentation followed by a short discussion.

Poster presentation: area for one poster presentation is 90 cm (height) x 65 cm (width). At the top of the poster the title (in capital letters not smaller than 24pt) should appear, the names and the organizations of the authors should follow the title. Font size of the main text should be not smaller than 20 pt.