Health for All 2021

April 7th

Event moderator Lukas Keraitis

10:00 - 10:10


Prof. Rimantas Benetis, The Rector of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

10:10 - 10:35

How to make machine learning work for all patients?

Maxine Mackintosh, Postdoctoral Fellow & Co-Founder, Alan Turing Institute
The Health Foundation, The University of Oxford & One HealthTech

10:35 - 11:00

mHealthBelgium: a joint initiative for digital health by government and industry

Steven Vandeput, beMedTech - advisor Digital Health

11:00 - 11:25

Innovations in healthcare sector: digital solutions in modern hospital

Tomas Lapinskas - Director for Public Health, Research and Education
Hospital of Lithuanian University of Health Sciences Kauno klinikos

11:25 - 11:50

E-Medicine and IoT. Past, Present, Future

Martynas Osauskas, „Teltonika Telemedic“

11:50 – 12:30


12:30 - 13:30

Panel discussion: are medical profesionals prepared for the digital revolution?

Lina Mosch, Research Associate at Institute of Medical Informatics. Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Sebastian Kuhn, Professor of Digital Medicine, Department of Digital Medicine, Medical Faculty OWL, Bielefeld University

Maike Henningsen, Fachärztin für Gynäkologie und Geburtshilfe. Associated Fellow Institute for digital transformation in healthcare

Moderator Antanas Montvila, Vice president of the European Junior Doctors Association

13:30 - 13:55

Would you let a robot to take a COVID test?

Edvardas Satkauskas, CEO at Vaizduotė

13:55 - 14:20

Rise of digital therapeutics: current market and future perspective

Kasparas Aleknavicius, Kilo Heath

Closing remarks

15:00 - 15:45

Pitch Challenge

Artificial intelligence (AI) assistant for radiologists and orthopedic-surgeons, to quickly identify the stage of joint wear and the need for prosthetics

Elena Golubeckaitė, Inoradus

Devices for better psoriasis treatment

Aurimas Mazuras, UAB Emplastrum


Simas Gindriūnas, Lithuanian university of health sciences

PERIOZIP - prototype of medical device as cutting edge in periodontitis treatment

Nijolė Savickienė, Professor


Antanas Ramanauskas, NeuroEna

Tausan Robotics

Andrius Lideikis


Rugilė Dauliutė, MB Innovatio veterinariae

15:45 - 15:55

Break. Jury voting

15:55 - 16:00

Winner announcement

Health for All 2021

April 8th

Part I moderator Vytautas Aukstakalnis



Prof. Vaiva Lesauskaite, The Vice-rector for research of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

10:10 - 10:30

GUEST SPEAKER: Nurses' role in ensuring patient safety: balancing a shortage of staff with higher patient demand

Olga Riklikienė, RN, PhD Professor in Nursing, Nursing and Care Department, Faculty of Nursing, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

10:30 - 10:40

Relationship between -casein genotypes (A1A1, A1A2, and A2A2) and the physicochemical composition and sensory characteristics of cows’ milk

Kristina de Vitte, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Hepatitis E virus in Lithuania: overview of prevalence and molecular characterization of local strains in animal and human populations

Juozas Grigas, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Can dental caries experience predict the frequency of dry mouth?

Indre Stankevičienė, Vilnius University


Eosinophils promote differentiation and migration of airway smooth muscle cells in asthma

Ieva Janulaitytė, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Association of IL-10: RS1800871, RS1800872, RS1800896 variants and IL-10 serum levels with laryngeal squamous cells carcinoma carcinogenesis and impact on survival rate

Agnė Pašvenskaitė, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Local inflammatory markers correalation with SNOT-22 scores

Justinas Vaitkus, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Profiling of microRNAs in crypt-top and crypt-bottom colonic epithelial cells of patients with active and inactive ulcerative colitis

Rūta Inčiūraitė, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Coffee break

Part II moderator Birutė Bartkevičiūtė


GUEST SPEAKER: The year of SARS-CoV-2 pandemic in Lithuania. Dynamics of virus genomic variations and transmission

Lukas Žemaitis, Geneticist, Junior researcher, Institute of Cardiology, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Impact of COVID-19 lockdown on trauma team patients in a single major Lithuanian trauma center

Vytautas Aukstakalnis, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Peripheral blood inflammatory indices in women with polycystic ovary syndrome – a preliminary study

Joanna Szydełko, Medical University of Lublin


Transaxillary gasless endoscopic hemithyroidectomy versus conventional open hemithyroidectomy: early single-center experience

Kristijonas Jasaitis, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


The use of neuromuscular blocking agents for tracheostomy placement

Māra Klibus, Rīga Stradiņš University; Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital


A Novel Hybrid Learning Method Improves Acquisition of the Endotracheal Intubation Skills as Compared to Classic Simulation-Based Training

Aida Mankutė, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Predictive factors for access-site pain chronicity after percutaneous coronary intervention via radial artery access

Liuda Brogienė, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Risk factors associated with an increased risk of deep sternal wound infections in patients after coronary artery bypass grafting and heart defect surgery

Donata Vaičiulytė, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences


Closing remarks