On 3 June Brokerage Event took place within the framework of the Week of Innovative Regions in Europe in Riga. The event was oriented towards presentation and popularization of existing projects demonstrating synergy between different funding resources. Representatives from Baltinfect project team  A.Krūmiņa, M.Kālis and Š.Svirskis participated in event with poster and oral presentations that demonstrated the contribution of  funding resources invested in strengthening of multidisciplinary infectious disease research centre in Rīga Stradiņš university.

On 11 June Baltinfect Project Coordinator Modra Murovska participated in the radio program "Known in the Unknown" (Latvian: Zināmais nezināmajā) and told about infectious diseases research in Latvia and contribution of Baltinfect project to the field of infectious diseases. "Known in the Unknown" is a popular science program about scientific achievements in different fields of science in Latvia and in the world.

Discussion is available at: http://lr1.lsm.lv/lv/raksts/zinamais-nezinamaja/virusi-musu-organisma.a53103/

On 10th June 2015 a seminar on "Biobanks Role in Modern Medical Research" took place at RSU. The seminar was conducted by Eliana M.Lacerda, Expert of International Centre of Evidence in Disability, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK.

 

1st Baltic International Conference „Immunological Modelling: Theory and Practice” with participation of 30 international researchers took place in Rīga Stradiņš University on 13 – 15 May 2015.

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