The 12th Conference of the Baltic
Association of Paediatric Surgeons

May 17-19, 2012, Riga, Latvia
Call for papers opens
November 01, 2011
Abstract submission closes
March 19, 2012
Abstract acceptance deadline
April 09, 2012
Early bird registration closes
February 13, 2012
Conference commences
May 17, 2012


On behalf of Baltic Association of Paediatric Surgeons I have the pleasure to invite you to the 12th Conference of the Baltic Association of Paediatric Surgeons with International participation, to be held in Riga, Latvia on May 17-19, 2012. The aim of the conference is to discuss and analyse the development of Paediatric Surgery in Baltic countries. Scientific session for nurses of pediatric surgery will be provided. Oral, video and poster presentations will be selected by the scientific committee to maintain high standard of scientific excellence.

The conference will take place in Latvia - the Baltic State that geographically links Estonia and Lithuania. The conference venue is Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel in Riga, the capital of Latvia, having a rich history and cultural traditions. An attractive social programme has been planned for participants and accompanying persons.

I look forward to welcoming you in Riga in May, 2012.

Aigars Petersons
Professor, M.D., Ph.D
President of the Baltic Association of Paediatric Surgeons
Chairman of the Organizing Committee

Here you can download the photographs of the Conference:
May 17th
May 18th
May 19th

Conference organization is supported by ERDF Project "Promotion of international cooperation activities of Riga Stradins University in Science and Technologies", agreement No. 2010/0200/2DP/ VIAA/006"

Baltic Association of Pediatric Surgeons (BAOPS)
Latvian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Lithuanian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Estonian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Riga Stradins University

International Organizing Committee
Aigars Petersons, Riga, Latvia
Vidmantas Barauskas, Kaunas, Lithuania
Matis Martson, Tallinn, Estonia

Local Organizing Committee
Aigars Petersons, Chairman
Arnis Engelis, Vice-Chairman
Aleksandrs Zakis
Janis Dobelis
Andis Lacis
Zane Abola
Inese Svekle
Inguna Stirbovica
Janis Upenieks
Valts Ozolins
Mohit Kakar
Ilona Berzina

Official Language
The official language of the conference is English.

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