Conference’s thematic blocks:

· Political and Economic Determinants of Urban-Rural Development

· Urban-Rural Linkages and Implications for Lifestyle and Socio-Cultural Development

· Community-Based Health Care and Health Promotion

· Potential of Human and Social Capital in Urban-Rural Development

· Urban / Rural Linkages and the Impact on Community Safety

· Social Enterprise as Potential for Development of Social Services and Community Welfare


7th International Interdisciplinary Scientific Conference: Society Health Welfare


VENUE: Riga Stradiņš University Medical Education Technology Centre

Anniņmuižas blvd. 26A


Please see the detailed division of the program:



















Within the framework of

VI International Scientific Conference "SOCIETY. HEALTH. WELFARE."

on 11th of October, 2018, in

Riga Stradins University, Dzirciema street 16, auditorium Hippocrates,

IV International Conference of Speech Therapy

/ For participation in the conference 8 TIP are granted /




8:00 – 9:00 Registration of participants

9:00 – 9:15 Opening of the conference – Signe Tomsone, dean of RSU RF, and I.Rutmane – Lazda, chairwoman of LALA

9:15 – 9:30 Musical greeting for the participants of the conference

1. (Plenary session chaired by Andra Vabale and Ilze Vaciete)

9:30 – 11:30 Hanna Makinen, "Development of early feeding skills”, /Finland/

11:30 – 12:30 Evija Griskevica, „Pirmā miofunkcionālā klīnika” (“First Myofunctional Clinic”), “Detection of altered lingual and labial frenulum, impact on orofacial complex", /Latvia/

12:30 – 13:30 Zane Gaile, Karlina Kienkas, „Reasons of speaking and learning disabilities”, /Latvia/

13:30 – 14:30 Lunch break

2. (Plenary session chaired by Ilze Blumentale and Ilze Klatenberga)

14:30 – 15:15 Sandra Kuske, Latvian Children's Hearing Center, „Auditory processing disorders”, /Latvia/

15:15 – 16:00 Daiga Murmane, BKUS, „Genetic Syndromes in Speech and Language Therapist practice”, /Latvia/

16:00 – 17:00 Santa Salaka, „Pirmā miofunkcionālā klīnika” (“First Myofunctional Clinic”), „The role of the Speech and Language Therapist in managing head and neck cancer patients rehabilitation”, /Latvia/

The conference program is subject to slight changes.


Medical Education Technology Centre