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3rd International Conference Let’s talk about autism & more – anxiety, agression and suicide

We invite you to take part in the 3rd International Conference Let’s talk about autism & more. Anxiety, agression and suicide will constitute the main themes of the event.

The conference will be held under the patronage of the Rector of the MUG.

The conference is organized in cooperation with the Department of Psychiatry and Laboratory of Neurodevelopmental Disorders and Department of Child and Youth Psychiatry in Faculty of Medicine, University of Rzeszów, Agnieszka Rynkiewicz, M.D., Ph.D.

Please send your applications via e-mail:

Admission is free.

Conference Programme:

9:00-9:15 Welcoming guests and opening the conference
9:15-10:00 prof. Roma Vasa „What do we know about anxiety in autism spectrum disorder?”
10:00-10:45 Agnieszka Rynkiewicz, M.D., Ph.D. „The role of oxytocin in autism”
10:45-11:30 prof. Roma Vasa „Links between Autism and Suicide”
11:30-11:45 Coffee break, discussion
11:50-12:50 prof. Agnieszka Gmitrowicz, M.D., Ph.D. „Procedure with under-age patients with suicidal risk.”
12:50-13:35 dr hab. Katarzyna Plata-Nazar, M.D., Ph.D. „Suicidal risk in chronic somatic diseases in children and youth.”
13:35-14:20 Iwona Trzebiatowska, M.D., Ph.D. „Suicide attempts with xenobiotics in Pomeranian Center of Toxicology clinical practice”
14:20-14:50 Izabela Łucka, Ph.D., Jakub Grabowski, Ph.D. „Autoagressive behaviour and suicidal tendencies in child and adolescent patients in psychiatric unit of Regional Psychiatric Hospital”
14:50-15:30 Małgorzata Tartas, Ph.D. „Who is going to be killed by the suicide – psychoanalytical perspective.”

Farwell to guests and closing the conference.

Time and place:



Auditorium of prof. Zdzisław Kieturakis (Invasive Medicine Centre)